Children and the power of their imagination never fails to astonish. Cruinniu na nÓg is a Creative Ireland Programme initiative of the Department of Culture, Heritage and the Gaeltacht, supported by your local authority and RTÉ. The most amazing programme of events has been developed to capture and stimulate those young imaginations. With over 500...
On the weekend of 15-17th June Drogheda Port and town will come alive for one of the best Maritime festivals in the country. There is something for everyone with this jam packed programme of events which is hosted by Louth County Council and Drogheda Port Company in conjunction with Virgin Media. For more information on...
A good travel writer will bring the reader on an epic journey. Through a book, you can be transported to foreign lands, introduced to different cultures and be taken on the adventure of a lifetime . All without leaving your armchair. To celebrate this fantastic genre of writing the Lismore Immrama Festival of Travel Writing will...
Now in its 7th year, the Borris House Festival of Writing and Ideas is a real gem in the literary calendar. Set in the beautiful village of Borris, County Carlow, over 60 speakers will be inspiring visitors from June 8th – 10th in the grounds of historical Borris House.   The Festival of Writing and...
Clontarf has been the scene of a historical battle or two over the years. But on Sunday 10th June the battle takes to the skies. People from all over the country will be descending on North Bull Island for the Dublin Kite Festival. Expect to see dazzling colours and acrobatic delights as these kites swoop...