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Connemara Mussel Festival 2017 Taking place from the 28th to the 30th of April 2017 in Tullycross, Renvyle, Co. Galway, the annual Connemara Mussel festival will celebrate its 12th year of international success. This spring festival inspires and enchants locals and visitors from overseas who flock to the heart of Connemara...

Dinosaur

The Clifden Arts Festival in association with Music Network bring you 'Dinosaur' on Monday the 27th of February in the Clifden Station House Hotel Theatre. Following boldly in the footsteps of the likes of Polar Bear and Phronesis, Dinosaur skilfully weave electric-jazz, Celtic folk melodies and north African drumming styles...

A Fresh Taste On Food

  The Hungry Bear Restaurant is taking the bull by the horns, so to speak, and launching a fast casual dining experience in Galway that promises their customers a farm to fork experience, a food revolution to support local and provide customers with wholesome food - made fast. Founded by...

Music Network Showcase Celebrated French Cellist   Music Network is delighted to showcase the celebrated French cellist Emmanuelle Bertrand, winner of a prestigious Victoire de la Musique Classique (a French Grammy) with pianist Pascal Amoyel, voted “Solo Instrumental Discovery of the Year” at the Victoires de la Musique in 2005. The...

Irish Project Wins EU Award

Circular Ocean, a European project managed in Ireland by Macroom E (an initiative and wholly owned subsidiary of Cork County Council*) has just won the Public Choice category of the European Commission’s RegionStars Awards.  This year's RegioStars award ceremony took place on Tuesday, October 11, during the 2016 European Week of...

Fermata – A Pitch Perfect Book

Fermata: Writers inspired by Music edited by Eva Bourke and Vincent Woods. Described by Niall MacMonagle, editor of Windharp as ‘A pitch perfect book’. The anthology fermata: Writers inspired by Music edited by Eva Bourke and Vincent Woods will be launched tonight in @civicofficeswoodquay by broadcaster and music aficionado, Tim...

From Busker to International Acclaimed Musician

Colm Mac Con Iomaire To Play in Connemara This September   Colm Mac Con Iomaire is a Native Irish speaker from Dublin who comes from a musical home which was visited by a plethora of musicians and singers where he absorbed a huge mixture of new sounds and musical styles....

Sappy Days

Clifden’s 39th Arts Festival will take place from the 15th-25th of September 2016.  Renowned for nurturing the arts amongst young people, this 10 day, Autumnal festival will inspire and enchant visitors and locals. It features many interesting and educational talks revolving around the arts, human consciousness, aviation, sacred music and...

Humble Herb Talk with Dr Nicolas Kats

  The 39th Clifden Arts Festival will take place from the 15th-25th September 2016 and will display Ireland’s rich and artistic culture through an extraordinary repertoire of events. This 10 day festival features over 200 diverse events with an exciting programme filled to the brim with artists, writers, poets, theatre,...