02 August 2013 - 11 August 2013
This year the Kildysart Festival are hosting our very own Gathering. 0ver a week of action-packed, fun-filled events will be running from Friday August 2nd to Sunday August 11th, for family and friends both at home and abroad. There will be something for all the family and we are very excited by some new events organised for this year.
05 August 2013
August Bank Holiday Monday at Doonbeg Pier. The Doonbeg Currach Regatta was revived in 2005 after an absence of almost 20 years. A great day of rowing is guaranteed with twelve races taking place. These consist of Traditional 3 Hand Mens & Ladies (Confined and Open), 4 Hand Naomhog and Mixed. For the winners there are Perpetual Cups, Trophies and Prize money.
06 August 2013 - 10 August 2013
09:30 - 15:30
Let’s Go! offers two programmes of activities, the first for 5-6 year olds and the second for 7-13 year olds. These programmes have been designed by an expert team with the best interest of the children in mind at all times. Children aged 7-13 years can participate in a range of activities from the zorbee ball roll to climbing 30 feet high through a Spider Tower maze and descend the super slide or be a gladiator for a day on the wrecking ball. The list is endless including KMX Karts, Eliminator...
07 August 2013 - 12 August 2013
Celebrating the best of the Irish traditional music especially the distinctive style of east Clare with five days of traditional music, song, dance and theatre with workshops, lectures ...
07 August 2013 - 11 August 2013
The Kilrush Music and Set Dancing Festival begins with a Sessiun in the Teach Cheoil on Wednesday Aug 7th at 9p.m.. Singers Club in the Haven Arms on Thursday Aug 8th at 10p.m. Music,Set Dancing & Irish Language Classes on Friday from 10a.m. Musicial Boat Trip to Scattery Island on Friday at 1p.m. Open Air Ceili in Kilrush Town Square at 7p.m. followed by Music sessions in the town bars from 10p.m.