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Oideas Gael – Irish Language & Cultural Activity Holidays

March – October 2017

Gleann Cholm Cille 

Oideas Gael offers a range of courses in Ireland’s language and culture. Irish language courses are for adults at all learning levels as well as activity courses in hillwalking, flute, bodhrán and harp, archaeology, painting and others. Courses begin around St Patrick’s Day and continue until Halloween. The schedule offers courses every week in June, July and August. > Read More

An Post Rás 2017

21st – 28th May 2017

Ireland’s largest cycle race, taking place May 21st-28th, will spend a significant portion of its 1,200km route, in Co. Donegal with stage finishes in 4 towns: Bundoran, Buncrana, Dungloe and Donegal Town. > Read More

Extreme North – Quadrathon Challenge

17th – 20th August 2017

Inishowen

Marathons of Memories. There are lots of Half, Full & Ultra Marathons but there is only one QUADRATHON, a festival of running that goes way beyond the run itself, walkers, runners, coastal scenery, lapping waves, camaraderie, hospitality and “medals to dream for” are only a few of the reasons why you’d want to register for this iconic and friendliest of event. >Read More

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Bluestack Challenge Walk 2017

10th June 2017

South Donegal

The Bluestack Challenge is a sponsored hill walk which takes place on the Bluestack Mountain range in South West Donegal every second year. The aim of the Bluestack Challenge is to raise much funds for People with Special Needs in County Donegal. > Read More

Glencolmcille Agricultural Show

6th August 2017

Glencolmcille

The Glencolmcille Agricultural Show or Taispeántais Ghleann Cholm Cille was first set in 1954 by Fr McDyer. In its heyday, the exhibition featured over 1600 entries in various categories, second only to the Balmoral Show in Belfast. > More