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Posts from the ‘Special Interest / Hobby’ Category

Trial an Traonaigh / The Corncrake Trail

Saturday, 16th June 2018

Gola Island

Join the Corncrake Conservation Project on the Corncrake Trail to learn all about these rare iconic birds and hear their unmistakable call. > Read More

Tír Chonaill Stone Festival 2018

22nd – 24th June 2018

Mountcharles Pier

An event by the Dry Stone Wall Association of Ireland. The festival will include amazing archaeological sites of Glencolmcille, as well as the Folk Village.. > Read More

North West Dive Rally 2018

23rd – 24th June 2018

Killybegs

Donegal Bay Sub Aqua Club would like to welcome all Divers from far and wide to the 2018 North West Dive Rally. This Diving Event will be taken place at Killybegs on the 23/24th of June 2018. > Read More

Donegal Fiddle Summer School

30th July – 3rd August 2018

Glencolmcille 

An annual event attended by fiddle fans from the locality and worldwide, in the beautiful surroundings of Glencolmcille in southwest Donegal. An area with a rich history of music, archeology, Irish language, great people and a relaxed atmosphere. > More

Bundoran Lifeboat Soap Box Race

3rd June 2018

Bundoran

The Bundoran RNLI Lifeboat Soapbox Race returns on Sunday, 3rd June for its 7th year and this year promises to be as competitive as ever. > Read More

Oideas Gael – Irish Language & Cultural Activity Holidays

May – October 2018

Glencolmcille

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

Autumn Break in the Stunning Gardens of Donegal

7th – 11th September 2018

Falcarragh

Come and visit the area of Cloughaneely, with it’s rich and wide range of fascinating gardens to suit all tastes. You will visit Glenveagh National Park, have a personal tour of Cluainn na dTor Garden, go foraging in Ards walled garden and see permaculture and community gardens in action at OURganic Gardens > Read More

Museums on the Air Weekends

16th-17th & 23rd-24th June 2018

Forth Dunree Military Museum

The intention of the event is to set up amateur radio special event stations at as many of the museums as possible throughout the whole of the world and making contact with other Museums and the many radio hams worldwide. > 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