Carrigaholt Oyster and Traditional Music Festival
01 May 2015 - 03 May 2015
A lively festival on The Loop Head Peninsula, County Clare, the Carrigaholt Oyster and Trad Festival joins two Irish loves, Great Music and Great Food. A celebration of Irish Gigas Oysters that are grown locally , the festival offers to serve you up your fill of complimentary oysters and traditional music over the May Bank Holiday weekend.
This year's festival has a line up that is sure to impress. After the launch of her recent album "The Tunes Foundry" the enchanting Áine Heslin will be returning to Carrigaholt to be part of the festival. Martin Gilmore trio from Denver Colorado will be joining the festival on the first date of their Irish Tour. You are guaranteed three days of great live music.
Seafood events will be happening throughout the weekend also but the highlight of the weekend for food lovers will be the open air food market on Sunday. While there ,try your luck at the Oyster opening and see if you could be the Carrigaholt Oyster shucking Champion 2015.