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Festivals & Events

AUGUST 2014

August Events in the Peninsula

SEPTEMBER 2014

Sept Events in the Peninsula

OCTOBER 2014

Festivals & Events around the Peninsula

November 2014

Festivals & Events around the Peninsula

December 2014

Festivals & Events around the Peninsula

in inishowen

An Grianan Celtic Feast 1st Jun

Contact: Walter Figini

Location: An Grianan Hotel

Tel: 00353 74 9368900

Our Fantastic Celtic Feast returns:

- Arrive to Welcome Glass of Mead & enjoy the fun Photo opportunities in our Foyer to a backing of Traditional Irish Music
- Revel in a Hearty 4 Course Irish Meal with flowing Wine…

Cycle – Carndonagh – Sunday 1st June

Contact: Phelim

Location: Inishowen

Tel: + 353 87-2758818

Cycle – Carndonagh – Sunday 1st June.

Carndonagh Boxing Club, in conjunction with Saddle Rock Cycling, are organising a cycle on Sunday 1st June, leaving G&S Supermarket. Registration is €10 from 9:00am to…

Plaza Picture Exhibition 1st - 2nd June

Contact: The Manager

Location: The Plaza

Tel: +353 (0)87 753 8317

Plaza Picture Exhibition - Sunday 1st June & Monday 2nd June

All the Old Plaza Pictures have been framed and will be on display to the public on June Bank Holiday weekend in a special exhibition entitled “A Trip Down…

The Plaza Ballroom Dance 1st June

Contact: The Manager

Location: The Plaza

Tel: +353 (0)87 753 8317

The Plaza Ballroom

Tea Dance from 8pm, Dancing to all the old tunes from:
The Rhythm Boys, The Chris Eccles Starlight Orchestra, Dickie Rock, Brendan Bowyer, The Capital Showband, The Stan Cauley Orchestra, Gerry Farrel,…

Strawberry Festival 2nd June

Contact: Sonia McGonigle

Location: The Glen House

Tel: 00353 74 9376745

Strawberry Festival 2nd June
On 2nd June (bank holiday Monday) come along to the 4th annual Strawberry Festival at The Glen House. Following on from the huge success of last year's event we look forward to welcoming you…

Moville Agricultural Vintage Weekend 6th-8th Jun

Contact: Denis McGuinness

Location: Inishowen

Tel: 0872109079

Moville Agriculture Vintage Weekend Friday 6th – Sunday 8th June.

Inishowen Agricultural Vintage Show will be held in The Carrick Show Field, Moville on Sunday 8th June.

Local interest in all things agricultural…

Ritchie Remo and his Big Band 6th Jun

Contact: Noel Doherty

Location: Inishowen

Tel: +353 86 606 2038

Ritchie Remo and his Big Band – Marquee, Moville – Friday 6th June.

One of Ireland’s Top Attractions Ritchie Remo and his Big Band will appear live in The Marquee, Carrick Field, Moville on Friday 6th June from…

The Yetis 7th Jun

Contact: Noel Doherty

Location: Inishowen

Tel: +353 86 606 2038

The Yetis – Saturday 7th June – Live in The Marquee. BBQ on The Night.

For further information contact: 086 6062038.

Web: www.inishowenvintage.com

Car Boot Sale – Clonmany 7th June

Contact: Inishowen Tourism

Location: Inishowen Tourism Office, Buncrana

Tel: 00353 74 9362600

Car Boot Sale – Clonmany – Saturday 7th June.

There will be a Car boot Sale in Clonmany from 10:00am to 2:00pm on Saturday 7th June. For further information and to book a table contact: 074 9376772.

Malin Head Guided Tours every Saturday

Contact: Andrea Redmond

Location: Inishowen

Tel: 074 93 70478
Mob: 0868419914

Come and visit Ireland's most Northerly Point and take a tour that has something for everyone.

Hear tales of sunken ships, local legends and ancient traditions.

Malin Head Tours is operated by local people who are…

Country Market - Buncrana 7th Jun

Contact: Inishowen Tourism

Location: Inishowen Tourism Office, Buncrana

Tel: 00353 74 9362600

Country Market - Buncrana – Saturday 7th June.

The Country Market will return to The Church of Ireland Hall, Buncrana on Saturday 7th June from 2:00pm – 3:00pm

Trad Music Session 8th June

Contact: Ann McGonigle

Location: Clonmany

Tel: 00353 74 9376265
Mob: 00353 87 9806948

We will be having Traditional Music Sessions at Glendowen Craft Studio on the second Sunday of every month EXCEPT IN AUGUST and OCTOBER.

Music Starts at 3:30pm to 6:00pm

Funds raised going towards…

Church Concert Carndonagh 8th June

Contact: Inishowen Tourism

Location: Inishowen Tourism Office, Buncrana

Tel: 00353 74 9362600

Church Concert – Sacred Heart Church, Carndonagh – Sunday 8th June at 7:00pm.

On Sunday 8th June at 7:00pm, The Donagh Church choir directed by Helen Haughey, with Mike Doherty, organ, presents an evening…

Care of The Aged Social Evening 8th Jun

Contact: John McLaughlin

Location: Strand Hotel Ballyliffin

Tel: 00353 74 9376107

Care of The Aged Social Evening – Strand Hotel, Ballyliffin – Sunday 8th June.

A Social Evening will take place in The Strand Hotel, Ballyliffin on Sunday 8th June at 6:00pm. For further information or to book transport…

Carndonagh Parish Golf Classic 11th June

Contact: The Manager

Location: Ballyliffin Golf Club

Tel: 00353 74 9376119

Carndonagh Parish Golf Classic – Ballyliffin Golf Club – Wednesday 11th June.

Carndonagh Parish Golf Classic at Ballyliffin Golf Club (Old Course) on Wednesday 11th June. Open stableford – teams of four –…

Old Time Dance Culdaff 12th June

Contact: Inishowen Tourism

Location: Inishowen Tourism Office, Buncrana

Tel: 00353 74 9362600

Old Time Dance – Wee Hall, Culdaff – Thursday 12th June.

There will be an Old Time Dance in The Wee Hall, Culdaff on Thursday 12th June. Dancing is from 9pm – 12midnight. Admission including supper is €5.…

Museums on the air event 14-15 & 21-22 Jun

Contact: Peter Homer

Location: Inishowen

Tel: +353 (0) 85 1339158

The Carndonagh Amateur Radio Club have been invited to Fort Dunree Military Museum where we it will be operating from.

The intention of the event is to set up amateur radio special event stations at as many of the museums…

Car Boot Sale – Greencastle 14th June

Contact: Inishowen Tourism

Location: Inishowen Tourism Office, Buncrana

Tel: 00353 74 9362600

Car Boot Sale – Greencastle – Saturday 14th June.

There will be a Car Boot Sale in Greencastle Community Centre on Sunday 14th June from 11:00am to 3:00pm. For further information and to book a table contact: 074 93…

WIHS Summer School 14th - 22nd June 2014

Contact: Lisa Henderson

Location: Inishowen

Tel: +353 (0)86 193 7189

WIHS Summer School 14th - 22nd June 2014

West Inishowen History and Heritage Summer School featuring an opportunity to view stunning new photographs of 60 artifacts from the Swan Collection (unseen in Inishowen…

Ladies Charity Fun Cycle 15th June

Contact: Inishowen Tourism

Location: Inishowen Tourism Office, Buncrana

Tel: 00353 74 9362600

Ladies Charity Fun Cycle – Carndonagh – Monday 15th June

A Ladies charity fun cycle will be held on Monday 16th June, leaving G&S Costcutter, Carndonagh at 7:30pm sharp. There will be a 5, 10 and a 15- mile route.…

"BOAT" Sea Angling from Culdaff 15th Jun

Contact: Paddy Breslin

Location: Inishowen

Tel: +353 (0)7493 84442
Mob: 00447779267049

We are a Sea Angling Club based in Culdaff, Inishowen, Co. Donegal, Ireland. The Waters off Culdaff Bay, North Inishowen and surrounding areas have the best diversity of Marine Life that Ireland has to offer. From the small plankton organisms…

Fun Climb of Sliabh Sneacht 15th June

Contact: Inishowen Tourism

Location: Inishowen Tourism Office, Buncrana

Tel: 00353 74 9362600

Fun Climb of Sliabh Sneacht on Sunday 15th June at 1p.m. in aid of Carndonagh GAA club Sports Hall. Free transport, picnic and live music at the summit with refreshments afterwards at our clubhouse. Great family occasion to remember or for…

An Grianan Hotel Father’s Day 2014

Contact: Walter Figini

Location: An Grianan Hotel

Tel: 00353 74 9368900

Father’s Day 2014

Treat Daddy to a good Feed at our Special Sunday Carvery this Fathers’ Day.

Come along and enjoy Five Tasty Courses of only the freshest and most succulent…

Car Boot Sale – Muff 15th June

Contact: Inishowen Tourism

Location: Inishowen Tourism Office, Buncrana

Tel: 00353 74 9362600

Car Boot Sale – Muff – Sunday 15th June.

There will be a Car Boot Sale in The MUGA (Multi Use Games Areas) at Muff Community Park from 2:00pm- 5:00pm on Sunday 15th June. The cost is €10 per car. Please bring your…

Charlie Roth in Malin 15th June

Contact: Neil Doherty

Location: Lilys Bar & Tea Room

Tel: +353 (0)74 933 2969

Charlie Roth in Malin 15th June

“A Genuine American troubadour, a Story teller of the old school.”... Alan Cackett,
Maverick Magazine UK. Live from the Great State of Minnesota.

Americana, Folk,…

Céilí & Old Time Dance – Ture 15th June

Contact: Inishowen Tourism

Location: Inishowen Tourism Office, Buncrana

Tel: 00353 74 9362600

Céilí & Old Time Dance – Ture – Sunday 15th June.

There will be a Céilí and Old time Dance in The GAA Centre, Ture on Sunday 15th June. Dancing is from 9:00pm – 11:30pm.

Horse and Pony Races 15th June

Contact: Inishowen Tourism

Location: Inishowen Tourism Office, Buncrana

Tel: 00353 74 9362600

Horse and Pony Races – Carndonagh Sunday 15th June.

Horse and Pony Races in Carndonagh beside GAA pitch on Sunday 15th June. There is a 2:30pm start, with Bookmakers in attendance. It is a Great Racing and Fun day out for…

Feis Domhnaigh 20th - 22nd June

Contact: Inishowen Tourism

Location: Inishowen Tourism Office, Buncrana

Tel: 00353 74 9362600

Feis Domhnaigh – Carndonagh – 20th, 21st and 22nd June.
Feis Domhnaigh Weekend is on 20th, 21st and 22nd June. Closing dates for entries is Saturday 25th May. The syllabus will be available after Easter.
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Summer Solstice “Dawn Chorus” 21st Jun

Contact: Mary McCallion

Location: Burt

Tel: +353 (0)872905922

Féile Grianan Áiliagh - Summer Solstice “Dawn Chorus” Saturday 21st June 2014

Grianan Áiliagh, Burt. Co. Donegal

Féile Grianan Áiligh welcomes visitors…

Monreagh Music & Dance Festival 21st Jun

Contact: The Manager

Location: Carrigans

Tel: 00353 74 9140708

On Saturday 21st June Monreagh will host a Music & Dance Festival from 2pm – 6pm. Some of the finest and best musicians and dancers from all arts and parts of Ulster, will perform live at various locations throughout Monreagh

Feel Good Fortnight 21st Jun - 5th Jul

Contact: Ruth Garvey-Williams

Location: Buncrana

Tel: 074 93 22622
Mob: 087 795 5401

We’re expecting two week’s of sunshine in Inishowen this summer - whatever the weather. Feel Good Fortnight is a time to share, celebrate and enjoy all that is good, healthy and positive in our community.

The fortnight…

Family Fun Disco The Plaza 21st June

Contact: The Manager

Location: The Plaza

Tel: +353 (0)87 753 8317

The Irish Red Cross: Crois Dhearg na hEireann, Buncrana presents a Family Fun Disco with DJ Benny B!

Saturday the 21st June 2:00pm 4:00pm at the Plaza in Buncrana.

The Ultimate country Hootenanny 21st June

Contact: The Manager

Location: The Plaza

Tel: +353 (0)87 753 8317

The Ultimate country Hootenanny 21st June

Saturday the 21st June at 10:00pm in the Plaza Ballroom!

We're hosting a night of dancing and cowboy boots in the Plaza Buncrana to help raise funds to continue the development…

Rock n Rollin Ultra 22nd Jun

Contact: Harold Mc Guinness

Location: Extreme North

Tel: 074 9382917
Mob: 0862374644

Rock n Rollin Ultra 22nd June 2014

3 Race Distance in 1 Event. Indisputably Ireland’s toughest on road Ultra Challenge. A perfectly balanced endurance course with a hill climb (600ft-900ft) featuring in each of the 13 mile…

Tea Dance – The Redcastle Hotel 22nd June

Contact: Carole Smyth

Location: Redcastle Oceanfront, Golf & Spa Hotel

Tel: 074 9385555

Tea Dance – The Redcastle Hotel – Sunday 22nd June.

Serenity House will host a Tea Dance in The Redcastle Hotel on Sunday 22nd June, from 3:00pm – 6:00pm. Music is by Hugh P and Maria.

Contact: 074…

Colgan Heritage Weekend 26th - 29th June

Contact: Colgan Community & Resource Centre

Location: Carndonagh

Tel: +353 74 93 29377

The Fifth Colgan Heritage Weekend takes place in the Colgan Community and Resource Centre, Carndonagh, Inishowen in June 2014 in Carndonagh.

The Colgan Heritage Festival will be an occasion for emigrants and locals to enjoy an…

Swan Park Orienteering

Contact: Inishowen Tourism

Location: Inishowen Tourism Office, Buncrana

Tel: 00353 74 9362600

As an activity it can be enjoyed by everyone. People of all abilities, age and gender can participate in an inexpensive leisure time activity. At an introductory level it requires no more than a pair of trainers, outdoor clothing, clear plastic…

Traditional Irish Music Sessions Every Friday

Contact: Anne McGrory

Location: McGrorys Hotel Culdaff

Tel: 074 9379104

Mc Grory's Culdaff. Traditional Irish Music Sessions every Friday at 10pm in the Front Bar.

Vintage Club Weekend of Entertainment 28-29th June

Contact: The Manager

Location: The Plaza

Tel: +353 (0)87 753 8317

Cockhill Buncrana Vintage Club presents its weekend of Entertainment.

Saturday the 28th June.
Barn Dance in the Plaza, Buncrana.
Music by: Eamonn McCann.
Followed by Disco with DJ Scotty.

World-Famous Red Arrows 29th June.

Contact: Gemma Havlin

Location: INISHOWEN MARITIME MUSEUM & FULL DOME PLANETARIUM

Tel: (00353) 074 93 81363

THE world-famous Red Arrows will take to the skies of Inishowen next month with their aerial display of daredevil manoeuvres set to thrill spectators from Muff to Greencastle.

Brought to the North West by a partnership between…

Golf Day – Redcastle Hotel 29th June

Contact: Carole Smyth

Location: Redcastle Oceanfront, Golf & Spa Hotel

Tel: 074 9385555

Golf Day – Redcastle Hotel – Sunday 29th June.

Four charities Golf Fun Day 9-Hole Competition is to be held at The Redcastle Hotel on Sunday 29th June. There will be prizes for golfers, non-golfers and best ladies team.…

Lieu's Bar Live Entertainment

Contact: Pat

Location: Lieu's Bar Buncrana

Tel: +353 (0)86 68179209

Live music every weekend. Traditional Irish pub with great Guinness. Music in our beer garden May - September. Pool, darts etc. We accept all credit cards and offer cashback facility. Find us on Facebook 'The Lieu’s Bar'.

Roots, Country and Blues Every Saturday

Contact: Anne McGrory

Location: McGrorys Hotel Culdaff

Tel: 074 9379104

Music in The Front Bar Mc Grory's of Culdaff every Saturday at 10pm! The band play an interesting mix of roots, rock and country or pretty much anything else that’s requested of them on the night by the audience (whether they know it…

Traditional Irish Music Sessions Every Wed

Contact: Jean O'Flaherty

Location: O'Flaherty's Bar

Tel: 00353 74 936 1305

O'Flaherty's Bar has always been renowned for it's live music especially Irish traditional sessions which take place every Wednesday night with local act Shandrum and friends taking to the stage. One of Irelands greatest fiddle players Dinny…

Kids Fun Sessions and More

Contact: The Manager

Location: BUNCRANA LEISURE CENTRE

Tel: 074 9361000

Buncrana Leisure Centre open all year round - facilities include 25m Heated Pool, Sauna & Steam Room, Fully Equipped Gym, Lifesaving Classes, Fitness Classes, Adult & Kids Swimming Lessons.

Something for the kids every…

Inishowen Community Bingo

Contact: Inishowen Tourism

Location: Inishowen Tourism Office, Buncrana

Tel: 00353 74 9362600

Please find below a listing of community Bingo Halls and their timetable all year round.

Moville Bingo:
St Eugene's Hall Moville. Every Monday 9pm. All welcome.

Burt Bingo:
St Mary's Hall, Burt, Tue at…

The Flough – Traditional Cottage Muff.

Contact: Phyllis McKenna

Location: Inishowen

Tel: +353 (0)74 9384024

The Flough – Traditional Cottage Muff.
The Flough traditional cottage outside Muff. For booking ( which is essential ) please contact 074 9384024.

Visitors can enjoy tea with homemade scones and apple tart. Activities…