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Transatlantic Connections Conference 2018

10th – 14th January 2018

Bundoran

The Drew University Transatlantic Connections Conference is a unique, multi-disciplinary conference embracing the connections between Ireland and the United States. The Transatlantic Connections Conference is a collaboration between Drew University and the Institute of Study Abroad Ireland, which is based in Bundoran. > More

Letterkenny Trad Week

20th -27th January 2018

Letterkenny

The fourth Letterkenny Trad Week (20 – 27 January 2018) presented by the RCC and An Grianán Theatre in association with Earagail Arts Festival  is shaping up to be another spectacular line up of traditional music in January 2018. We’ll bring you full details in the coming weeks, but in the meantime you can book tickets for 2 of the festival’s highlights – the highly acclaimed Lau at Kinnegar Brewery and Sharon Shannon at An Grianán Theatre.

The Race 2018

2nd – 4th March 2018

North West Donegal

North West Donegal has been chosen for The Race 2018 as it provides the perfect blend of beauty and more importantly, difficulty. It is the toughest of courses at the toughest of times.   > Read More

Cara Bundoran Challenge 2018

9th – 11th March 2018

Bundoran

The major opening event of the Bundoran season has been expanded to include a 5K fun run/walk, 10K run/walk and 21K Cycle. > Read More

Ballyshannon Drama Festival 2018

10th – 18th March 2018

Ballyshannon

The 66th Ballyshannon Drama Festival will run from S10th March to 18th March 2018 in the Abbey Arts Centre, Ballyshannon, Co. Donegal. > Read More

Ballyliffin Coastal Challenge 2018

31st March 2018

Ballyliffin

The event is unique in that the final 2 miles is on Pollan Beach. The course fringes the sea with the backdrop of Malin Head and Five Fingers Strand as you follow the route through the Isle Of Doagh. The 2018 Ballyliffin Coastal Challenge takes place on Easter Saturday, March 31st at 1pm. This is the 11th annual organisation of the popular Inishowen promotion. Year on year the numbers have increased with it climbing to a phenomenal 1,200 in 2017! > Read More

The Amazing Grace Festival 2018

4th – 9th April 2018

Buncrana

In 1748 slave trader John Newton found refuge and safety in Lough Swilly. Inspired by these events he went on to open one of the most famous and well-loved songs of all time – “Amazing Grace” and start a lifelong battle to abolish the Slave Trade, achieved in 1807.  > Read More

Inishowen Sea Symposium 2018

6th – 8th April 2018

Moville

Inishowen Sea Symposium is a 2-day event in April for all levels of sea kayakers. It will be based in Moville, Inishowen, Co Donegal. The Sea Symposium is open to all abilities and has been attracting participants from all over Ireland, the UK and Europe for a dynamic programme of training, demonstrations, tours and leisure events focused around the Inishowen coastline. > Read More

Extreme North – Shore 2 Summit Adventure Race

7th April 2018

West Inishowen

Event venue at Sliabh Sneacht Centre is surrounded by an amazing natural adventure landscape as adventurers embrace the rugged beauty and captivating wilderness while being challenged to their limits on any of the 3 course distances. > Read More