Calendar of Events

April – November 2014

Connemarathon 2014
April 6, 2014 all-day
Connemarathon 2014
The Elverys Sports Connemara International Marathon is a day of racing around a very scenic part of the West of Ireland. Comprising of a [...]
Clifden Traditional Music Festival 2014 @ Clifden, Co. Galway
April 10, 2014 @ 12:00 pm – April 13, 2014 @ 1:00 pm
Clifden Traditional Music Festival 2014 @ Clifden, Co. Galway
A date for your diary – The 5th Annual Clifden Traditional Music Festival 2014 will take place from Thursday  10th April – Sunday 13th April.  Now going [...]
Connemara Mussel Festival
May 2, 2014 – May 4, 2014 all-day
Connemara Mussel Festival
The Connemara Mussel Festival is a celebration of Killary mussels which takes place every May Bank Holiday Weekend. The festival includes mussel cooking demonstrations [...]
Leenane Mountain Walking Festival @ Leenane Village
May 2, 2014 – May 4, 2014 all-day
Leenane Mountain Walking Festival @ Leenane Village
Enjoy a unique combination of mountain and sea as Leenane is situated on the edge of Killary Harbour and surrounded by mountains in all [...]
Féile na Ceardlainne @ Ceardlann Spiddal Craft Village and Café
May 3, 2014 – May 4, 2014 all-day
Féile na Ceardlainne @ Ceardlann Spiddal Craft Village and Café
Féile na Ceardlainne is a wekend of crafts workshops and demonstrations,of music and dance, of talks and exhibitions, of games and many more events [...]
Connemara Adventure Challenge @ Killary Adventure Centre,
May 10, 2014 all-day
Connemara Adventure Challenge @ Killary Adventure Centre,
The race will take the format of having 3 disciplines; trail/mountain running (walking and jogging also accepted!), Kayaking and cycling. The Connemara Adventure Challenge [...]
Connemara Bog Week
May 23, 2014 – June 2, 2014 all-day
Connemara Bog Week
The Conamara Bog Week Festival 2014 is an authentic, award-winning festival celebrating 30 years. The festival aims to provide a space for walking, talking [...]
Tour de Conamara Cycling Festival
Tour de Conamara 2014 – www.tourdeconamara.com The Tour de Conamara takes place on Saturday May 24th and will introduce cyclists to the most spectacular [...]
Sean Keane plays the Killary Sessions. @ Killary Cruises
May 31, 2014 @ 8:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Sean Keane plays the Killary Sessions. @ Killary Cruises
Sean Keane will be playing a live gig on board the Connemara Lady for the first of the Killary Sessions 2014. Doors open 7.30. [...]
John Spillane plays the Killary Sessions 2014 @ Killary Cruises
June 28, 2014 @ 9:00 pm – 9:30 pm
John Spillane plays the Killary Sessions 2014 @ Killary Cruises
Killary Cruises are delighted to announce that acclaimed singer/songwriter John Spillane will be playing the Killary Sessions 2014. Tickets are €20.00 and can be [...]
Claddaghduff Connemara Pony Show @ The Showfield
June 29, 2014 @ 11:30 am – 12:00 pm
Claddaghduff Connemara Pony Show @ The Showfield
The 2014 Claddaghduff Show will be the 25th and so will be a celebration of many years of the show. As always there will [...]
Declan O’Rourke plays the Killary Sessions 2014 @ Killary Cruises
July 19, 2014 @ 8:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Declan O’Rourke plays the Killary Sessions 2014 @ Killary Cruises
Killary Cruises are delighted to welcome back Declan O’Rourke to The Killary Sessions after his fantastic gig last year. Tickets are €20.00 and can [...]
Womens Adventure Race @ Killary Adventure Centre
July 26, 2014 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Womens Adventure Race @ Killary Adventure Centre
This event celebrates fit, healthy, determined, enthusiastic and wonderful women. It is the perfect distance at 23km and will involve a 7km run/walk, 15km [...]
Watersports Day
August 10, 2014 @ 1:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Watersports Day
A fun family day out at Glassilaun Beach, Renvyle. Water based activities include boat rides, scuba diving, kayaking. Lots of  on-shore activities to include [...]
Gaelforce West
August 16, 2014 all-day
Gaelforce West
The original and still the best This has always been the one to conquer and to master. It is challenging, unique and the magnificent [...]
Richard “Humanity Dick” Festival @ Various
August 22, 2014 – August 31, 2014 all-day
Richard “Humanity Dick” Festival @ Various
This year, from 22nd – 31st August, Connemara will celebrate the life of Richard Martin and his Connemara connection through a series of talks, presentations [...]
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 [...]