Calendar of Events

August – November 2014

Richard “Humanity Dick” Festival @ Various
August 22, 2014 – August 30, 2014 all-day
Richard “Humanity Dick” Festival @ Various
This year, from 22nd – 3oth August, Connemara will celebrate the life of Richard Martin and his Connemara connection through a series of talks, presentations [...]
Roundstone Country Market @ Roundstone Village
August 24, 2014 @ 10:30 am – 5:00 pm
Roundstone Country Market @ Roundstone Village
Taking place every Sunday. Stalls vary from fresh veg, breads, quiche, free range duck and chicken eggs, Irish cheeses, jewellery, wood products, stained glass, [...]
Exploring Middens, Megalithics & Myths – South West Connemara
A Field Trip Exploring the Last 4000 years of Ballynahinch Estate” South West Connemara, guided by world renowned archaeologist Michael Gibbons. A 3 hour [...]
Exploring Middens, Megalithics & Myths –North West Connemara
A Field Trip Exploring the Last 4000 years of Ballyinhinch Estate” North West Connemara with world renowned archaeologist Michael Gibbons A 3 hour bus [...]
Roundstone Country Market @ Roundstone Village
August 31, 2014 @ 10:30 am – 5:00 pm
Roundstone Country Market @ Roundstone Village
Taking place every Sunday. Stalls vary from fresh veg, breads, quiche, free range duck and chicken eggs, Irish cheeses, jewellery, wood products, stained glass, [...]
Roundstone All Ireland Supreme Champion of Champions Pony Show @ Farrels Field, Roundstone
September 14, 2014 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Roundstone All Ireland Supreme Champion of Champions Pony Show @ Farrels Field, Roundstone
The Roundstone All Ireland Supreme Champion of Champions Pony Show is a great day out for all the family, friends and visitors to the [...]
Inishbofin Set Dancing & Trad Weekend @ Inishbofin Island
September 26, 2014 @ 2:00 pm – September 28, 2014 @ 11:00 pm
Inishbofin Set Dancing & Trad Weekend @ Inishbofin Island
This annual festival is emerging as the perfect way to wrap up the end of summer and embrace the winter. The Inishbofin Set dancing [...]
Bia Bofinne – A Taste of Inishbofin @ Inishbofin Island
October 3, 2014 @ 6:00 pm – October 5, 2014 @ 10:00 pm
Bia Bofinne – A Taste of Inishbofin @ Inishbofin Island
Held over the first weekend of October, ‘Bia Bofinne – A Taste of Inishbofin’ celebrates all things local, with a focus on traditional food, [...]
The Great Fjord Swim @ Killary Adventure Centre
October 11, 2014 all-day
The Great Fjord Swim @ Killary Adventure Centre
Swim Ireland’s only fjord in the deep, clean waters of the Atlantic ocean. Choose from 2 distances – 750m or 2km. It is a [...]
Tuke Assisted Emigration Scheme – Conference @ Clifden Station House Hotel & Theatre
October 31, 2014 @ 7:00 pm – November 2, 2014 @ 6:00 pm
Tuke Assisted Emigration Scheme – Conference @ Clifden Station House Hotel & Theatre
Many people have played important roles in the life of Connemara over the centuries; some have had a negative impact on the people and [...]
Turf Warrior Challenge @ Killary Adventure Challenge
November 1, 2014 all-day
Turf Warrior Challenge @ Killary Adventure Challenge
Turf Warrior is a bog-crawling, wall-leaping, rope-swinging, bone chilling and extremely fun event. This is a Gaelforce event. We have invested heavily into our [...]