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Welcome to Connemara Mussel Festival 2017. The festival is now in it’s 12th year and once again we have a packed schedule with something for everyone!

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Online bookings are now closed. Tickets can be purchased at the Festival Office on Saturday from 9.30am to 6pm and on Sunday from 10am to 6pm. Tickets for Atlantic, the Galway Gospel Choir and James Kilbane can also be purchased on the door at the event.

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Festival Shop

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Irish Mussel Cuisine by Mairin Ui Chomain and Festival T-shirts are available to buy from our online shop and from the Festival Office.

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NEW THIS YEAR: Children’s T-shirts will be available from the Festival Office.

In recent years, Galway has featured high on the national radar for food, being named “The Food Capital of Ireland” and now for 2018, The European Region of Gastronomy. This award recognises our rich landscape, our food heritage, our food producers, our cultural diversity and the quality of produce presented in our wonderful restaurants, prepared by the hands of our talented chefs…

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Live Music in all the pubs in the village every night of the festival!