Pictured launching the 2019 Programme Highlights for the 42nd Clifden Arts Festival ( September 18th – 29th ) is L-R;
MOJO Journalist Eleanor Mannion of RTE, and past student of Clifden Community School, alongside children from Clifden – Emily Snow & Aoibhin O Malley. The theme for this year’s festival is ‘Flight’ ,the 42nd Clifden Arts Festival will lift our spirits, our responsiveness and our appetites beyond the everyday.It inspires us to think differently – about an art form, about spaces, about how we live in the world.
They aim to remove cultural, price and physical barriers, to reflect diverse tastes
and cultures and to reach out to audiences who might not normally attend arts events. It is a flight of the imagination, for all the senses.