Events 2017

Clare Island plays host to a number of festivals and events throughout the year – there’s something for everyone. Go on you know you want to!


Clare Island Ram Fair

Ram Fair

Clare Island Ram Fair

Sunday 24th Sept 2017 – 12:30pm

All are welcome to join in the community event – The Clare Island Ram Fair, the highlight of […]

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Title: Frankie Gavin & DeDannan
Location: Clare Island Community Centre
Start Time: 22:00
Date: 2017-08-02 – Saturday

Tickets €20

Elle Marie O’Dwyer

Title: Elle Marie O’Dwyer
Location:
Description: Elle Marie O’Dwyer
Trad Musician
more info to folllow
Start Time: 21:00
Date: 2017-09-23

Literary guest Lisa Carey

Title: Literary guest Lisa Carey
Link out: Click here
Description: Literary guest Lisa Carey in the bard room on Friday night at 7pm.
Open to the public – for more info: 085 7514332
Start Time: 7:00
Date: 2017-07-07

Clare Island Film Festival

Title: Clare Island Film Festival
Location: various
Start Date: 2017-09-01
End Date: 2017-09-03

Join us at Ireland’s most intimate film festival and help us to celebrate our 5th birthday!

A full weekend of films and talks for the annual film […]

AHSI Summer Conference 2017

Title: AHSI Summer Conference 2017
Location: Clare Island Community Centre
Link out: Click here
Description: The Agricultural History Society of Ireland (AHSI) Summer Conference 2017

Theme: 6000 years of farming history and its impact on an island […]

The Agricultural History Society of Ireland (AHSI) Summer Conference 2017

AHSI Summer Conference 2017

Theme: 6000 years of farming history and its impact on an island environment

Venue: Clare Island Community Centre

Date: Friday, Saturday & Sunday, 23–25 June 2017.
Friday: travel & introductory lecture; Saturday: all-day excursion on the island; Sunday: […]

5th Clare Island Adventure Race 2017

Title: 5th Clare Island Adventure Race 2017
Location: Clare Island
Link out: Click here
Description: 5th year, the Clare Island Adventure Race 2017 is set to take place on Saturday, 29th April over the May bank […]

The Clare Island Regatta 2017

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Title: The Clare Island Regatta
Location: Clare Island

Description: Sunday the 2nd July 2017

The Clare Island Regatta – Clare Island beach hosts the annual Clare Island […]

Sailors Music Festival

Title: Sailors Music Festival
Location: Clare Island
Description: Sailors Music Festival, 25th to 26th August 2017
Start Date: 2017-08-25
End Date: 2017-08-26

 

Only in its second year, 

The Singles Adventure Festival Weekend

Title: The Singles Adventure Festival Weekend
Location: Clare Island
Link out: Click here
Description: The Singles Adventure Festival runs twice every year in May and September. It must be noted that this is not a […]

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    Pier2Pier 2017 – Sunday July 2nd

Pier2Pier 2017 – Sunday July 2nd

Pier 2 Pier 2017 will take place on the new date of July 2nd 2017   @ 9am.

Our three charities this year comprise of:
1. RNLI
2. Order of Malta Louisburgh & Westport
3. Jack & […]

  • IrishLight Clare Island Photography Workshop 2017 IrishLight Clare Island Photography Workshop 2017

    IrishLight Clare Island Photography Workshop 2017

IrishLight Clare Island Photography Workshop 2017

Photography Workshop Dates: Thursday, September 28th – Sunday, October 1st – 2017

We are delighted to Welcome Michael McLaughlin and IrishLight for the 2017 – ‘AN TOILEÁN : THE ISLAND – Photography Workshop’

The concept of the IrishLight workshops […]

IrishLight: Photography Workshop

Title: IrishLight: Photography Workshop
Location: Clare Island
Link out: Click here
Description: Photography Workshop Dates: September 28th – October 1st 2017
Location: Clare Island
Instructor: Michael McLaughlin
Fee: €975 for single occupancy Deposit: €300
Start Date: 2017-09-28
End Date: 2017-10-01

The Clare Island Feile Ceol 2017

Title: The Clare Island Feile Ceol

Description: The Clare Island Feile Ceol is run by the local Comhaltas group. The Feile Ceol festival combines local talents of song and dance with a number of guest singers […]

Family Fun Day in memory of Luke Mulchrone in aid of Barretstown

Title: Family Fun Day in memory of Luke Mulchrone in aid of Barretstown
Location: Clare Island
Description: Family Fun Day in memory of Luke Mulchrone in aid of Barretstown on Clare Island.

 

Luke’s Family Fun Day/Fundraiser for Barretstown

Patricia […]

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    Family Fun Day in Memory of Luke Mulchrone

Family Fun Day in Memory of Luke Mulchrone

Saturday, 1st July: Family Fun Day in memory of Luke Mulchrone in aid of Barretstown on Clare Island.

Luke’s Family Fun Day/Fundraiser for Barretstown

Patricia O’Grady is organising a family fun day on Clare Island to raise […]

  • Easter Pony Camp Easter Pony Camp

    Easter Pony Camp

Easter Pony Camp

April 19-21: three days of games, team work and plenty of fun for island children and ponies!
During these 3 days, children will learn how to build a relationship with the ponies they are handling in […]

Clare Island 10k April 2017

Clare Island 10k

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Registration is now open for the Run for your Life! Clare Island 10K run/walk , In aid of Cancer Care West

Saturday 8th […]

Hand Weaving and Spinning Workshops Ballytoughey Loom April to September 2017

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Weekend workshops

A weekend course covering the basics of spinning, weaving and natural dying. As always we will focus on what […]