28th – 29th June 2019
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.
7th – 8th July 2018
A two day live music festival run with local family run bar, OFlahertys, in the centre of Buncranna. Consisting of a main stage and an acoustic stage, local food vendors and unique drink concepts. This is a roofed event ensuring it is not weather exposed so visitors can enjoy the weekend even if rain is to fall. The line-up sourced differs from anything else brought to the area, and opens doors for a new audience and new artists. > Read More
4th – 9th April 2018
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
1st – 3rd December 2017
Buncrana Christmas Tree Festival will run from 1 – 3 December 2017 and a wide range of Christmas Trees imaginatively created and decorated by local community groups, youth groups, schools, businesses, artists and crafts people. This year, each tree will be themed around different Christmas Carols. > Read More