28 August 2015 - 30 August 2015
Ellen (Nell) Galvin as she was locally known was born Ellen McCarthy, and lived at Ballydineen, Knockalough, Co. Clare. She was born in 1887. Around the 1920’s and 1930’s a famous blind Piper named Garret Barry lived in Inagh Co. Clare. He was a regular visitor to the McCarthy home. Nell was one of his pupils and she played both the Concertina and Fiddle from a very young age.
30 August 2015
Atlantic Airventure, Link Road, Shannon, Co Clare
If you have a passing interest in flight or a passionate interest, don't miss this show. There's an exciting line up of a displays and exhibitions with something for aviators of all ages. Get close up to the Museums Aircraft collection, sit in the pilot's seat of a Fighter Jet with full flight suit and helmet. There's a Model Aircraft show, and to get kids interested in the craft there will be a Make a Plane Workshop. Shannon Airport Fire and Rescue Vehicles attend plus M...
01 September 2015 - 31 October 2015
The exhibition will feature work of four Irish Artists selected for the Emerging Irish Artist Residency Award. The show is based on their time in the Burren and their shared experience during their residency at Burren College of Art.
05 September 2015
This September run/walk event is in memory of local man Declan Hayes who died on the 26th Oct 2010 aged 43 yrs, as a result of a motor bike accident. Declan was a great sportsman & athlete. He also took part in Doonbeg Drama festival. 2015 will be our 5th annual event.Our 10k walk/run takes in a very scenic looped route overlooking the white strand beach & Doughmore sandhills. The half marathon route is made up the 10k loop & a second loop which goes in around the famous Doonbeg g...
06 September 2015
Open water distance swim event with a difference. Boru Tri Club members and friends of Boru Tri Club will be doing the simmers equivalent of Hansel and Gretel. We will be boating up the lake a distance of 3km - taking the plunge and returning by arm power - swimming downriver from boat to bridge. EPIC! Open to licensed Triathlon Ireland/Swim Ireland members. Pre registration required.