Ireland Glamping & Festivals on the Aran islands
Glamping and the Nightly Traditional Irish Music experience.
The nightlife on Inis mor island is a highlight of any trip to Ireland. With four pubs including The Bar, Joe Macs, The Hotel, and Joe Watties all playing excellent Traditional Irish Music and with an excellent atmosphere where locals and holidaygoers mix and enjoy the atmosphere of the Island.
Red Bull Cliff Diving (2016 Date to be Confirmed).
This spectacular annual event takes place at the cliffs on the Southwest coast of the island. A breath taking drop of over 27m to a rock pool lashed by hugh waves for most of the year. Part of the world tour cliff diving series, be there when the Red Bull circus comes to town.
Ted Fest 2017. Thursday 23 Feb to Sunday 26 Feb 2017
An irreverent celebration of the cult series Father Ted. Not for the faint hearted, this weekend festival held in February is a non stop off the wall event featuring such highlights as the lovely Girl competition, The virtual confession box and nuns v priests beach volleyball…….
St Patricks Day Parade. March 17 2017.
Described as being one of the “most Irish things you will ever see”, The Aran Islands St Patricks Day Parade is a date not to be missed. Here is an interesting Article on the Festival
Pátrún Festival (Last weekend of June 2017)
Pátrún is a three-day festival consisting of sports, currach and Galway Hooker boat racing, tug-of-war, art and sandcastle competitions, Triathlon, and traditional Irish Music on the Pier with dancing. This is a traditional festival of the Aran Islands.