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Posts from the ‘Arts’ Category

Bealtaine Festival 2019

1st – 31st May 2019

Countywide

May belongs to the Bealtaine festival, celebrating creativity as we age! Over 120,000 people now take part in Bealtaine.  > More

Allingham Arts Festival

7th – 10th November 2019

Ballyshannon

Based in Ballyshannon, Co. Donegal, Ireland, Allingham Arts Festival is a celebration of the life and works of one of our town’s most famous ancestors, writer and poet William Allingham and his wife, the fine artist, Helen Allingham. Each year sees their memory celebrated with events and workshops in poetry, creative writing, digital storytelling, art & design, fine art and singer songwriting. The festival is designed to inspire and showcase participants and lovers of the creative arts. >> Read More

Buncrana Music Festival

28th – 29th June 2019

Buncrana, Inishowen

Buncrana Music Festival returns to Buncrana’s Shore Front in what is expected to be the biggest music event in the north west of the year.

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Earagail Arts Festival

10th – 28th July 2019

Countywide 

Earagail Arts Festival is a bilingual (Irish and English language), multidisciplinary arts festival which takes place each July throughout County Donegal – two weeks of music, theatre, visual arts, film, literature, circus & carnival on Ireland’s North West Atlantic seaboard. > Read More

From Broadway to Butterfly

A sensational gala show of musical and operatic show-stoppers comes to the An Grianán Theatre on the 14th and 15th November with North West Opera’s exciting Gala concert “From Broadway to Butterfly”. Read more:  https://donegalgathering.com/november/from-broadway-to-butterfly-an-grianan-theatre/

 

 

Enjoy a night at the Movies – Halloween style!

Enjoy two seasonal classics this Saturday evening at the Abbey Arts Centre, Ballyshannon

6pm – Children’s Film – Hocus Pocus – prizes for best dressed fancy dress

9pm – Adult’s Film – Scream – free Halloween cocktail for all in fancy dress and free cocktail afterwards in Dicey Reilly’s, music with John Meehan and disco!!

Halloween Family Event @ Castle Adventure Open Farm

27th – 28th October 2018, Castle Adventure Open Farm, Ballyshannon

11am – 4pm

Family Halloween Event at Castle Adventure Open Farm . Kids haunted House, Face painting, storytelling , spooky disco and much more.

No Booking Required.

 

 

Culture Night Donegal 2018

21st September 2018

Letterkenny

On Culture Night, arts and cultural organisations and venues of all shapes and sizes, including the National Cultural Institutions, extend their opening hours to allow for increased access to the public. Special and unique events and workshops are specifically programmed at participating locations and everything is available free of charge. > Read More

Donegal Bay and Blue Stacks Festival

27th September – 7th October 2018

Various locations in South & SW Donegal

The 18th annual Donegal Bay and Blue Stacks Festival runs in a host of towns, villages and rural communities throughout South and SW Donegal. > Read More

Swell Festival 2018

27th – 29th July 2018

Arranmore Island

Swell Festival is a music and arts festival taking place on Arranmore Island off the coast of Donegal in North West Ireland > More