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A Taste Of Donegal Food Festival

23rd – 25th August 2019

Donegal Town

Celebrating its 11th year, this Festival is a three day festivity of great food and drink with exhibitor stands, Celebrity Chef demonstrations and much more. Discover, Dine & Delight in Donegal Town. > More

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

Excel Sports Adventure Challenges 2019

2019 Adventure Challenge Events in Donegal by Excel Sports include:

  • April 14 – Donegal Women’s Mini Marathon 10km Road Walk/Run, Ballybofey, Co. Donegal
  • April 20 – Sliabh Liag Gaeltacht Adventure Race Run/Bike Event, Kilcar, Co. Donegal
  • June 22 – Sliabh Liag Adventure Run 12km Road/Trail – Walk/Run Event, Teelin, Co. Donegal
  • July 14 – Magee 1866 Donegal Wild Atlantic Marathon / Half Marathon
  • July 27/28 – Seven Sisters Skyline – Mountain / Trail Event, Dunlewey, Co. Donegal
  • Sept 29 – Donegal East Running Events: 1/2 Marathon & 3/4 Marathon, Ballybofey, Co. Donegal

For details check out: www.excelsports.ie

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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Django Sur Lennon Jazz Festival

27th – 30th September 2018

Ramelton

The festival weekend will feature a series of concerts in Ramelton Town Hall, as well as gigs and acoustic sessions in local pubs. The ‘gypsy jazz’ style is associated with the playing of one of the greatest guitarists who ever lived, Django Reinhardt (1910 – 53), a Romany gypsy in France. > 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

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

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

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

Donegal Garden Trail 2018

May – August 2018

Throughout Co. Donegal

We invite you to visit some of Donegal’s historic and contemprary, rich and colourful gardens during the summer months. The Trail gardens boast many examples of experimental and innovative horticultural displays with surprisingly good results. This dynamic of the passionate gardener coupled with excellent growing conditions and the exquisite light for which this part of Ireland is celebrated by well known painters has led to a wonderful array of beautiful gardens. >Read More