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Updated 23 May 2018
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May 2018 Events
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4-6: Garden Show Ireland, Antrim Castle Gardens. Contact

6-7: Shanes Castle Steam Rally 2018. Info Walter McNeill 048 94464648 (from RoI) or 00447712 769072, email walteramcneill@hotmail.com, http://www.shanescastlesteamrally.co.uk/index.html

7: Cushenduns Big Arts Weekend with Artisan Market, Glenmona House, Cushendun. Info 0044 7723 622008, email info@naturallynorthcoastandglens.co.uk

12: Broughshane Point-to-Point Races, 47 Woodside Road, Ballymena. Info Judith Hamilton 0044 7904342222.

16-19: Balmoral Show, Eikon Exhibition Centre, Balmoral Park, Lisburn. Info 048 90665225 (from RoI), email info@ruas.org.ukhttp://balmoralshow.co.uk.

19-20: Belfast Titanic Maritime Festival, Queen's Quay and Titanic Quarter. Email events@belfastcity.gov.uk, http://www.belfastcity.gov.uk/events/Event-87241.aspx.

19-26: Ballyclare May Fair, The Square, Ballyclare. Email towncentres@antrimandnewtownabbey.gov.uk, Facebook https://www.facebook.com/ballyclaremayfair, http://www.antrimandnewtownabbey.gov.uk.

26: RS Owners Club NI Reginoal Day, Ballee Playing Fields, Ballymena. Info Mark 004479 20888897.

26-28: Rathlin Sound Maritime Fest & Artisan Market, Ballycastle. Info 00447723 622008, email info@naturallynorthcoastandglens.co.uk, Facebook https://www.facebook.com/events/157334601710904.

12: Antiques, Vintage & Collectables Fair, Thomas Street Methodist Church Hall, Portadown. Info Shirley 0044 777938 2629.

26-27: NI Countrysports Fair, Scarvagh House, Scarva. Info 048 38398934 (from RoI), email derek@countrysportsfairs.com, web http://countrysportsfairs.com, Facebook https://facebook.com/countrysportsfairs.

13: Carlow Vintage & Classic Motor Club Show Duckett’s Grove. Info PJ 0876722972, http://carlowvintageandclassicmotorclub.com

19-20: Mark II Rally Showcase, The Seven Oaks Hotel, Athy Road. Info 0868141317, email secretary@carlowclub.ie.

7: County Ploughing Championship, Kingscourt. Info Jim Vogan 0862215609.

3-7: Festival of Finn, Corofin. Email enquiries@festivaloffinn.com, http://festivaloffinn.com.

5: Irish Best Beard & Moustache Championship, St. Patrick’s Hall, Corofin. Email irishbeardandmoustache@gmail.com, Facebook https://www.facebook.com/theirishbeardandmoustacheassociation.

5-7: Carrigaholt Oyster & Trad Music Festival, Carrigaholt. Email magskeane@hotmail.com, http://www.loophead.ie.

6: Festival of Finn & Corofin Festival Market, Corofin Community Hall.  Email  info@markets.corofin.org or text 0878109375. Facebook https://www.facebook.com/events/424128811377057, https://www.facebook.com/FestivalOfFinnCorofin.

6: Newmarket On Fergus Agricultural Show. Info Fiona 0876039779 & 0872858699, email info@newmarketonfergusshow.ie, http://www.newmarketonfergusshow.ie.

12-13: Burren Slow Food Festival, Lisdoonvarna.  Email slowfoodclare@gmail.com, web http://slowfoodclare.com, Facebook https://www.facebook.com/slowfoodclare.

18 May-3 Jun: Burren in Bloom. (main event 18-20 May). Info 091 638096, email info@burrenbeo.com, http://www.burreninbloom.com.

31 May-10 Jun: Iniscealtra Festival of Arts, Mountshannon. Info Peggy 0852834773, email mountshannonfestival@gmail.com, http://www.mountshannonarts.net.

4-7: Bantry Country Roads Festival, Bantry Bay. Info 027 50360, email lodonovan@westlodgehotel.ie, Facebook https://www.facebook.com/events/1526160907463747.

4-7: Ballydehob Jazz Festival, various venues. Info 0860786943, email
ballydehobjazz@gmail.com, http://ballydehobjazzfestival.org.

6 May: Cobh Summer Swing, Norwegian Jade. Email cobhsummerswing@gmail.com.

6: Courtmacsherry Seafood Fest. Email courtmacsherryfestival@yahoo.ie, Facebook https://www.facebook.com/Courtmacsherry-Harbour-Festival-183827105080754.

6: Curraheen Point-to-Point Races, Curraheen, Bishopstown. Info Michael D. Barry 0872510413.

7: Leap Horse & Pony Show. Info Eleanor Calnan, 028 33577, 0872958460 or email eleanorcalnan@eircom.net, Facebook https://www.facebook.com/Leaphorse-pony-show-593482867471107.

7: Dawstown Point-to-Point, Birch Hill, Grenagh. Info Margaret Barry 0876177537.

12: Cork Veg Fest, Cork City Hall. Contact http://www.corkvegfest.com, Facebook https://www.facebook.com/corkvegfest

13: Carrigaline Classic Show, GAA Grounds, Crosshaven Road, Carrigaline. Info Roy 0872590700 or Gary 0879597411.

13: Bartlemy Point-to-Point, Hightown, Bartlemy. Info James Barry 025 36187.

13: Cobh Summer Swing with Independence of the Sea. Email cobhsummerswing@gmail.com.

13-15: It Takes A Village, Trabolgan, East Cork. Email ittakesavillagefestival@gmail.com,
http://www.ittakesavillage.fm, Facebook https://www.facebook.com/ItTakesAVillageFestival.

20: Bandon Show, Society Grounds, Castlebernard, Bandon. Info 0861936193, email thebandonshow@gmail.com, http://bandonshow.com.

20: Dromahane Point-to-Point, Dromore, Dromahane. Info Veronica Walsh 0872854783.

23-27: Fastnet Film Festival 2017, Schull. Info 0867953501, email
info@fastnetfilmfestival.com, http://fastnetfilmfestival.com.

25-27: Mallow Home & Garden Festival, Cork Racecourse, Mallow. Info Alan Collins, 0872562788, email homeandgardenexhibitions@eircom.net,

25-27: Duhallow Vintage Club Display at Mallow Home & Garden Festival. Info John 0872989277, Jim 0872707810 or Willie 0872563524.

25-27: Baltimore Seafood Festival with Baltimore Wooden Boat & Pirate Festivals. Info 028 20197, email baltimore@eircom.net, http://baltimore.ie.

27: Psychic & Holistic Fair, The Clayton Silver Springs Hotel, Tivoli, Cork City. Info Freddy 0863165049, http://www.psychicholisticfairs.com/index.html.

27: Fountainstown Community Association Car Boot Sale, Fountainstown Beach Car Park. Info David 0879447784 or Dave 0878552879.

27 Inchydoney Point-to-Point, Inchydoney Island. Info Mary Cunningham 0868331624.

27: Cobh Summer Swing with Royal Princess. Email  cobhsummerswing@gmail.com. Facebook https://www.facebook.com/Cobh-Summer-Swing-Events-155155617992174.

27: Classic Wheels Ireland Static Sow for Vintage, Veteran & Classic Cards & Bikes, Farrells Bar, Summerfield, Youghal. Info Johnny 0862009913.

27: Midleton Show. Info trade stands Paul McAuliffe 0879050767, general enquiries Phyllis Lynch 021 4821553 or 0868800103, email phylislynch07@eircom.net, http://www.midletonshow.com.

29: Love Your Local Market, Town Square, Macroom. Email catherine.oshea@corkcoco.ie.

3-7: City of Derry Jazz & Big Band Festival. Info 048 71253253 (from RoI, email jazz@derrystrabane.com, http://cityofderryjazzfestival.com, Facebook https://www.facebook.com/DerryJazzFestival.

13-19: Vauxhall International 2018 North West 200 Race Festival Week, Portstewart. Info 0044 7749975905, email northwest200catering@gmail.com, http://www.northwest200.org.

4-7: Cup of Tae Festival, Ardara. Info Stephan 0872424590, email glenardfish@eircom.net, http://cupoftaefestival.com.

4-7: Kilcar Festival of Country Music. Facebook https://www.facebook.com/kilcarstreetfestival, https://www.facebook.com/events/433169520455777.

6: Laghey Blast Festival including Craft Show. Info 0876148099, agoffice21@yahoo.com, Facebook https://www.facebook.com/laghey.blastfest?fref=ts.

10-13: Donegal Fleadh, Moville, Inishowen. Email maireadtrad@gmail.com, Facebook https://www.facebook.com/Donegal-Fleadh-2018-469428346788361.

13: Donegal Vintage & Classic Car Club’s Drumoghill Show, Drumoghill Football Club grounds. Info Frank 0872318696 or Eunan 0872366924.

27: Donegal Vintage & Classic Car Club’s Annual Club Show, Boal’s Yard, Mountain Top, Letterkenny. Info Eunan 0872366924 or Donal 0879370697.

27: Atlantic Coast Classic Car Club Show, Millpark Hotel, Donegal Town. Info Peadar McGinty 0872398444.

31 May - 3 Jun: Rory Gallagher International Festival, Ballyshannon. Email roryfest@hotmail.com, https://www.rorygallagherfestival.com.

12: Pipe Bands Championships, Bangor. Info 048 92670445 (from RoI), email info@rspbani.org, http://www.rspbani.org.

23-28: Blues on the Bay Festival, Warrenpoint. Facebook https://www.facebook.com/BluesOnTheBayFestival,

26: Saintfield Horse Show, Tyrella House, Tyrella. Info 048 97519030 (from Roi),  00447775860744 or email joancunningham1@gmail.com, http://www.saintfieldhorseshow.com.

1-31: Photo Ireland Festival 2018, Temple Bar. Info 0876856169, email pif.submissions@gmail.com, http://photoireland.org.

6: Phibsboro Carnival 2018. Facebook https://www.facebook.com/events/400297547068667.

6-7: Festival Family Weekend, St. Anne’s Park, Raheny. Info 0851447503, 0879017693 or 0872837633, https://alaevents.ie/event/st-annes-park-may-bank-holiday.

6-7: Woolapalooza Festival, Airfield Estate, Overend Way, Dundrum. Info 01 9696666, Facebook https://www.facebook.com/airfieldestate.

11: Active Retirement Trade & Tourism Show, RDS. Info 01 4603615, email
info@guerinmedia.ie, http://tradeandtourismshow.ie

12: Whitechurch Parish May Fete Family Fun Day, Whitechurch National School, Rathfarnham. Info 01 4942177, email office@whitechurchns.biz.

12: Car Boot Sale Methodist Church, Ballinteer Road, Dundrum.  Info 01 2951940 or email carboot@dundrummethodist.com.

12: The Rathmines Record Fair, The Bowery, 196 Rathmines Road Lower. Email irishrecordfairs@live.ie, http://www.irishrecordfairs.com, Facebook https://www.facebook.com/events/2392901757601060.

12-13: WellFest 2018, Royal Hospital, Kilmainham. Email hello@wellfest.ie, https://wellfest.ie, Facebook https://www.facebook.com/events/577886835905258.

18-19: Marlay Walled Garden Music Festival 2018, Marlay Park, Rathfarnham. Info Joe Burns 01 2047931, email jburns@dlrcoco.ie
Facebook https://www.facebook.com/search/top/?q=marlay%20walled%20music%20festival

20: Summer Gift and Craft Festival, Royal Marine Hotel, Dun Laoghaire. Email irishcraftfestival@gmail.com, http://www.irishcraftfestival.com.

20-22: Cosmetics Association Christmas Trade Fair, RDS. Info 0872324898, email info@cosmeticassociation.ie, web http://www.cosmeticassociation.ie.

25-27: House - Ireland’s New Interior Design Event, RDS Main Hall. Info 01 8460020, http://www.rds.ie/Whats-On/Event/33361.

26: Irish Drift Championship, Dun Laoghaire Harbour. Email info@idcnation.com, http://www.idcnation.com, Facebook https://www.facebook.com/events/1794067680606464

26: Parish Fair, St. Paul’s Church, Glenageary. Email stpaulsdub@gmail.com

26-27: Beach Market at Battle of The Bay, Dollymount. Application form 
https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSd6LUkIYSkaF0Ooao7bCDTpsa-f1llJMeoDhQlU67rMn4RlgQ/viewform, Facebook https://www.facebook.com/events/1837659782952212

27: Rockin’ Road Festival, Drumcondra. Info 01 8373635, email info@childvision.ie, Facebook https://www.facebook.com/groups/rockinroadfestival2014.

31 May - 4 Jun: Bloom in the Park, Phoenix Park. Info John Hick 01 295 8181, email john.hick@bloominthepark.com; Food Village
Conor Kirwan 01 6143672, email conor.kirwan@bordbia.ie; Show Garden & Postcard Garden Kerrie Gardiner 0861304170, email kerrie.gardiner@bloominthepark.com;
Nursery & Floral Pavilion John Hick 01 2958181, email infpavilion@bloominthepark.com, http://bloominthepark.com.

18-19: Necarne Point-to-Point, Necarne, Irvinestown. Info Padraig Sheridan 0868569642.

4-6: Connemara Mussel Festival. Email connemaramusselfest@gmail.com,

5-6: Galway & District Classic Motorcycle Club’s 40th Vintage Motorcycle Rally, Connemara Lake Hotel, Oughterard. Info Bob 0872540774, email galwaydmcc@gmail.com.

5-6: Kiltulla & District Vintage Show and All Ireland Stationary Engine Challenge, Kiltullagh, Athenry. Trade stands must be pre-booked. Info 0871499688 or 0874581800. Email kiltullavintageclub@gmail.com, Facebook https://www.facebook.com/KiltullaandDistrictVintageClub.

6: Loughrea Point-to-Point Races, Dartfield, Kilreekill, Loughrea. Info Pauline Gavin  0872623443.

20: North Galway Vintage & Heritage Club Vintage Display, Glenamaddy Equestrian Centre. Info Ger 0877688235 or Danny 0868510445.

13: The Baby Market, Clayton Hotel, Galway. Info Roisin 0863224589 or email roisin@babymarket.ie.  

18 May-3 Jun: Burren in Bloom Festival 2018. Info 091 638096, email info@burrenbeo.com, web http://www.burreninbloom.com.

25-27: Galway Early Music Festival. Info Maura 0834619039, email info@galwayearlymusic.com, http://www.galwayearlymusic.com.

27: Athenry Agricultural Show. Info Claire Rooney 091 845425, 0860848372, email clairesomers@live.ie, http://www.athenryagrishow.com.

3-7: Feile na Bealtaine Music & Arts Festival, Dingle.  Info 0873467632, email info@feilenabealtaine.ie, http://feilenabealtaine.ie/home.

13: Psychic & Holistic Fair, The Manor West Hotel, Killarney Road, Tralee. Info Freddy 0863165049, http://www.psychicholisticfairs.com/index.html.

13: Tralee Kingdom County Fair. Info Markie Tarrant 0863158772, email markietarrant@yahoo.co.uk, http://www.kingdomcountyfair.com

26: Tralee Races Point to Point, Ballybeggan Racecourse. Email northkerryharriers@hotmail.com or text on 0876906104. Facebook https://www.facebook.com/Traleeraces, 

6: Record & CD Fair, Lawlor’s of Naas, Poplar Square, Naas. Facebook https://www.facebook.com/Real-Cool-Fairs-1141119129310320.

7: Family Day & Craft Fair, Westgrove Hotel, Clane. For more info email eurostarevents1@gmail.com.

7: Shamrock Car & Machinery Club Annual Vintage Show, Hamlet Court Hotel, Johnstown Bridge. Info Stephen 0872709206.

12: The Marina Fay Memorial Miniature Horse Show, Lullymore Equestrian Centre, Rathangan. Info 0877626269, email roisin103@hotmail.com

4-7: Kilkenny Roots Festival. Info info@kilkennyroots.com, 056 7763669 or 0868146421, http://www.kilkennyroots.com.

6: Thomastown Show. Info Trish O Dwyer 0868939357, email trish.thomastownshow@gmail.com, http://www.thomastownshow.com, Facebook

13: Grennan Point-to-Point Races, Grennan, Thomastown. Info James Murphy 0872364860.

27: Kilkenny Holistic & Psychic Fair, Springhill Court Conference, Leisure and Spa Hotel. Info 0876730717, email holisticgg@gmail.com, http://www.holisticfairsireland.com.

4-7: Castletown Tradfest, Half Door Club Festival, Castletown Community Centre & La Salle Pastoral Centre, Mountrath. Info 0862607658, email micheal.lalor@gmail.com, http://halfdoorclub.org.

6: Stradbally Point-to-Point Races, Stradbally Hall. Info David Lalor 0872542114.

4-7: Riverfest 2018.  Info 061 556000, email customerservices@limerick.ie, https://www.limerick.ie/discover/eat-see-do/festivals/riverfest.

6: Great Limerick Run Expo, UL Arena. Email info@greatlimerickrun.com, 061 609627, http://www.greatlimerickrun.com.

20: Family Fun Raceday, Limerick Racecourse.  Info 061 320000, email info@limerickraces.ie, http://limerickraces.ie.

27: Limerick Classic Car Show, Limerick Racecourse. Trade info John 0872701113.

6: Longford Vintage Club’s Annual Tractor Run. Info 0871167630.

12: Lanesboro Horse Fair 2018. Facebook https://www.facebook.com/LanesboroughHorseFair.

13: Lakeland Vintage Club’s Annual Rally & Autojumble, Abbeyshrule. Info 0876649069 or email edremills@gmail.com.

1-7: Drogheda Arts Festival. Info 041 9833946, Facebook https://www.facebook.com/DroghedaArtsFestival.

13: Rathnestin Point to Point Races & Country Fair, Family Fun Day, Rathnestin Racecourse, Tallanstown, Dundalk. Info 0872885342,
email Rathnestinpointtopoint@gmail.com, Facebook https://www.facebook.com/rathnestinpointtopoint.

20: Foxford Leisure Centre Indoor Car Boot Sale, Green Road, Foxford. Info 094 9257684.

13: Dunderry Fair Day, Dunderry Village. Info 0868131235, email dunderryfair@gmail.com, http://www.dunderryfair.ie, Facebook   https://www.facebook.com/dunderryfairday.

20: Nobber Fair Day. Info 0873127775 or 087 2379158 or email
nobbervc@gmail.com, Facebook https://www.facebook.com/nobbervintageclubpages.

27: Sheridan’s Irish Food Festival, Virginia Road Station. Info 046 9245110, email info@sheridanscheesemongers.com, http://www.sheridanscheesemongers.com

30 May-3 Jun: Tattersalls International Horse Trials & Country Fair, Ratoath. Info Mary Lanigan 01 8864300, email jcooper@tattersalls.ie, http://www.tatts.ie.

27: Kinnitty Castle Vintage Day 2018, Kinnitty Castle Hotel. Info 0877964298, Facebook https://www.facebook.com/events/195629744383793.

2-7: Roscommon Lamb Festival. Email info@roscommonlambfestival.com, http://www.roscommonlambfestival.com/index.php, Facebook https://www.facebook.com/roscommonlambfestival.

6: Clonmel Veteran, Vintage & Classic Car Club’s Annual Static Show, Powerstown Park Racecourse, Clonmel. Info Michael 0868322471.

13: Thurles Lions Club’s Annual Vintage & Classic Car Show, St. Patrick’s College, Thurles. Info Bill 0879180815 or John 0872104551.

13: Thurles Art & Craft Group at Thurles Lions Club Vintage Fair.  Info Anne 0868173299.

17: FTMTA Grass & Muck 2018, Gurteen Agricultural College, Ballingarry, Roscrea. Info 045 409309, info@ftmta.ie, https://www.ftmta.ie.

5: Jamboree in the Park 2018, Ecclesville Centre, Fintona. Info 048 82252800 (from Roi), email info@ajspromotions.com.

31: Sugar and Spice Early Years, Drumquin Annual Pamper Evening. Info Bernadette 048 82831997 or email sugarandspiceplaygroup@hotmail.com.

18: Dungarvan Horse Fair. Facebook https://www.facebook.com/Horse-Fairs-of-Ireland-318732574806876.

26-27: Waterford Truck & Motor Show, Waterford Institute of Technology, in aid of Waterford Hospice. Trade stand email waterfordtruckshow2018@gmail.com

29 May-3 Jun: Blackwater Valley Opera Festival, Lismore Castle. Info 0852078944, email gtipton@blackwatervalleyoperafestival.com, http://blackwatervalleyoperafestival.com, Facebook

5: Uisneach Bealtaine Fire Celebration, The Hill of Uisneach, Mullingar. Info 0877189550, email info@uisneach.ie.

6: Artisan Food & Craft Fair as part of the RTE All Ireland Drama Festival, Civic Square, Athlone Town. Info 0873813094 or email bespokeadvertising@gmail.com.  

25-27: Life Festival, Belvedere House, Mullingar. Email eventconcessionsireland@gmail.com. Facebook https://www.facebook.com/Life.Festival, http://life-festival.com

13: Gorey Motor Club’s Annual Wells House Classic Car Show, Wells House & Gardens, Ballyedmond. Info Kieran 0879121939.

26-27: Wexford Food Festival. Info Gary 0868812202, Damian 0879218616 or Karl 0863864269. Email info@wexfordfoodfestival.ie, http://www.wexfordfoodfestival.ie, Facebook https://www.facebook.com/wexfordfoodfestival.

7: Family Fun Day, Burnaby Park, Greystones. Info 0851723732, email mariettown@gmail.com, http://www.greystonestidytowns.ie, Facebook

13: Wicklow Vintage Club’s Annual Ballycoog Car & Tractor Run, Community Hall, Ballycoog, Arklow. Info Denis 0879145088.
                      Phone: 01-2300788 or 0876971751