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Burren Events

July 2017

Willie Clancy Summer School 2017

July 2017- the Willie Clancy Summer School promotes the study, practice and appreciation of Irish traditional music, song and dance. The school was established in 1973 to commemorate the Miltown Malbay uilleann piper, Willie Clancy, and `to promote the study, practice and appreciation of Irish traditional music song and dance.
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25th -27th August 2017

Doolin Craft Beer Festival 2017

The Doolin Irish Craft Beer Festival returns for the 6th consecutive year . It features Irelands best craft beers from micro-breweries around the country, great Irish artisan food, and cracking live bands.The event will showcase the best of Irish Craft Beers, featuring over 30 different beers from the best micro-breweries in Ireland including The Carlow Brewing Company, 8 Degrees Brewing, The Dungarvan Brewing Company, Metalman, Dingle Brewery, The Franciscan Well Brewery, Galway Hooker, Trouble Brewing, Rye River, White Hag & Stonewell Cider to name a few.
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August 2017

Lughnasa Festival at Craggaunowen

August 2017 - Craggaunowen, the Living Past Experience, is Ireland’s original, award winning prehistoric park. Situated on 50 acres of wooded grounds, the park interprets Ireland’s prehistoric and early Christian eras. It features a stunning recreation of some of the homesteads, animals and artefacts which existed in Ireland over 1,000 years ago.
Aug 2017

Cruinniú na mBád (Gathering of the Boats) Festival 2017

August 2016 (Dates TBA)- up to 100 unique Irish boats, the Galway Hookers, once the workhorses of the coast of Connemara and North Clare, gather for the annual weekend of racing and celebration at Cruinniú na mBád (Gathering of the Boats) festival in Kinvara, Co. Galway.
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1st Sept - 1st Oct 2017

Lisdoonvarna Matchmaking Festival 2017

Sept 1st - Oct 1st 2017 - Throughout the month of September, the spa town of Lisdoonvarna close to the Burren in Co. Clare, celebrates the world famous Lisdoonvarna Matchmaking Festival with music and lots of fun. The Burren Hostel is perfectly located just off the main town square, making it a great base to be close to the action!

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