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2017 Schedule of Events

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Official Opening of Festival 2017

Date: Friday 28th April
Time: 7pm
Venue: Festival Marquee

With Risteard Ó Domhnaill

Atlantic

Film screening followed by Q & A session with a panel including the director, Risteard O Domhnaill.
Date: Friday 28th April – following the Festival Opening
Venue: Festival Marquee
Tickets: €5

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The Sacred Mountain Hike

With Archaeologist Michael Gibbons
Date: Saturday 29th April
Time: 10am
Venue: Letter Hill (meet at Festival Marquee)
Tickets: €15

Read More >

Mussel Festival 5K Run

Date: Saturday 29th April
Time: 12pm (Registration at 11am)
Venue: Start at Church Grounds, Tullycross
Entry fee: €10

Read More >

Tegolin’s Tales

Storytelling with Tegolin Knowland
Date: Saturday 29th & Sunday 30th April
Time: 12.30am (Sat), 1pm (Sun)
Venue: Tullycross Church
Tickets: €3

Read More >

Children’s Cooking Workshops – Where’s Dory?

With GMIT Lecturers Jacinta Dalton and Maria Conboy
Date: Saturday 29th & Sunday 30th April
Time: 11am (Sat), 12pm (Sun)
Venue: Festival Marquee
Fully Booked

Read More >

Ready Steady Cook

With Jonathan Keane and Philippe Farineau
Date: Saturday 29th April
Time: 1pm
Venue: Festival Marquee
Free Event

Read More >

Before the Great Famine: Rare watercolours of Connemara

A talk by by Anne Hodge
Date: Saturday 29th April
Time: 2pm
Venue: Tullycross Church
Tickets: €5

Read More >

Tai Chi

Date: Saturday 29th & Sunday 30th April
Time: 2pm each day
Venue: Renvyle Beach
Free Event

Read More >

Apprentice turns Master!

Junior Masterchef Competition
Date: Saturday 29th April
Time: 2.30pm
Venue: Festival Marquee
Free Event

Read More >

The Galway District Classic Motor Club Rally

Date: Saturday 29th April
Time: Between 3pm & 4pm
Venue: Tullycross
Free Event

Read More >

Food Fight!

Amateur Chef Competition
Date: Saturday 29th April
Time: 3.30pm
Venue: Festival Marquee
Free Event

Read More >

Wine Tasting

Date: Saturday 29th April
Time: 4.30pm
Venue: Maol Reidh Hotel
Tickets: €10

Read More >

Seaweed Farming in Connemara and Beyond

A talk by Michael Gibbons
Date: Saturday 29th April
Time: 5pm (to be confirmed)
Venue: Tullycross Church
Tickets: €5

Read More >

Galway Gospel Choir

Concert – contemporary songs, exciting a capella arrangements and vocal harmonies
Date: Saturday 29th April
Time: 8pm
Venue: Tullycross Church
Tickets: €10

Read More >

Irish Whiskey Masterclass

Date: Saturday 29th April
Time: 9.30pm
Venue: Maol Reidh Hotel
Tickets: €25

Read More >

Lotus Land – Kate O’Brien, Roundstone and Spain

A talk by Eibhear Walshe
Date: Saturday 29th April
Time: 3.30pm
Venue: Tullycross Church
Tickets: €5

Read More >

Dawn Wild Atlantic Way Walk

Including a Mussel Feast
Date: Sunday 30th April
Time: 6am
Venue: Meet at Tullycross
Tickets: €15 – Limited numbers – advance booking recommended

Read More >

Children’s Cooking Workshops – Where’s Dory?

With GMIT Lecturers Jacinta Dalton and Maria Conboy
Date: Saturday 29th & Sunday 30th April
Time: 11am (Sat), 12pm (Sun)
Venue: Festival Marquee
Fully Booked

Read More >

Hot Air Balloon

Date: Sunday 30th April (Weather dependent)
Venue: Sports Field behind Marian Hall
Adults €10, Children €5 (no booking in advance)

Read More >

Traditional Gardening

With Klaus Laitenberg
Date: Sunday 30th April
Time: 12pm
Venue: Behind the Thatched Cottages, Tullycross
Tickets: €5

Read More >

Tegolin’s Tales

Storytelling with Tegolin Knowland
Date: Saturday 29th & Sunday 30th April
Time: 12.30am (Sat), 1pm (Sun)
Venue: Tullycross Church
Tickets: €3

Read More >

Contemporary Irish Cuisine

With Enda McEvoy and Shane Sheedy
Date: Sunday 29th April
Time: 1.30pm
Venue: Festival Marquee
Free Event

Read More >

Tai Chi

Date: Saturday 29th & Sunday 30th April
Time: 2pm each day
Venue: Renvyle Beach
Free Event

Read More >

King of the Fish

With Joe Flaherty
Date: Sunday 29th April
Time: 2.30pm
Venue: Festival Marquee
Free Event

Read More >

Connemara and the First World War

A talk by Cormac Ó Comhraí
Date: Sunday 30th April
Time: 2.30pm
Venue: Tullycross Church
Tickets: €5

Read More >

Connemara Mussel Festival Bake Off

Date: Sunday 29th April
Time: 3.30pm
Venue: Festival Marquee
Free Event

Read More >

Ireland’s First Food – The Native Oyster

With JP McMahon
Date: Sunday 29th April
Time: 4pm
Venue: Festival Marquee
Free Event

Read More >

Quakers in Connaught

A talk by Joan Johnson
Date: Sunday 30th April
Time: 4pm
Venue: Tullycross Church
Tickets: €5

Read More >

HISTORY: Reading The Easter Rising

A production by Curlew Theatre Company
Date: Sunday 30th April
Time: 5.45pm
Venue: Tullycross Church
Tickets: €5

Read More >

James Kilbane in Concert

Multi-platinum Irish folk, Celtic country and gospel singer James Kilbane
Date: Sunday 30th April
Time: 8.30pm
Venue: Marian Hall, Tullycross
Tickets: €15

Read More >

Artisan Market

Date: Saturday 29th April & Sunday 30th April
Time: All day
Venue: Marian Hall

Read More >

Life on the Irish Coast

A Photographic Exhibition by Stephanie Salmon
Date: Friday 28th April & Saturday 29th April
Time: 1pm-6pm
Venue: Maol Reidh Hotel
Free Event

Read More >

World War 1 Exhibition

Date: Friday 28th April & Saturday 29th April
Time: 10am-6pm
Venue: Festival office (Cottage No.1)
Free Event

Read More >

The Fairy Mermaid Trail

Date: Saturday 29th & Sunday 30th April
Tima: All Day
Venue: Tullycross Village
Free Event

Read More >

Family Treasure Hunt

Date: Saturday 29th & Sunday 30th April
Time: All Day
Venue: Tullycross & thereabouts
Free Event

Read More >

Face Painting

Date: Saturday 29th & Sunday 30th April
Venue: Artisan Market

 

 

Dancing in the Street

If you can play a musical instrument, sing or dance come along […]

Official Opening of Festival 2017

Date: Friday 28th April
Time: 7pm
Venue: Festival Marquee

With Risteard Ó Domhnaill

Atlantic

Film screening followed by Q & A session with a panel including the director, Risteard O Domhnaill.
Date: Friday 28th April – following the Festival Opening
Venue: Festival Marquee
Tickets: €5

Read More >

The Sacred Mountain Hike

With Archaeologist Michael Gibbons
Date: Saturday 29th April
Time: 10am
Venue: Letter Hill (meet at Festival Marquee)
Tickets: €15

Read More >

Mussel Festival 5K Run

Date: Saturday 29th April
Time: 12pm (Registration at 11am)
Venue: Start at Church Grounds, Tullycross
Entry fee: €10

Read More >

Tegolin’s Tales

Storytelling with Tegolin Knowland
Date: Saturday 29th & Sunday 30th April
Time: 12.30am (Sat), 1pm (Sun)
Venue: Tullycross Church
Tickets: €3

Read More >

Children’s Cooking Workshops – Where’s Dory?

With GMIT Lecturers Jacinta Dalton and Maria Conboy
Date: Saturday 29th & Sunday 30th April
Time: 11am (Sat), 12pm (Sun)
Venue: Festival Marquee
Fully Booked

Read More >

Ready Steady Cook

With Jonathan Keane and Philippe Farineau
Date: Saturday 29th April
Time: 1pm
Venue: Festival Marquee
Free Event

Read More >

Before the Great Famine: Rare watercolours of Connemara

A talk by by Anne Hodge
Date: Saturday 29th April
Time: 2pm
Venue: Tullycross Church
Tickets: €5

Read More >

Tai Chi

Date: Saturday 29th & Sunday 30th April
Time: 2pm each day
Venue: Renvyle Beach
Free Event

Read More >

Apprentice turns Master!

Junior Masterchef Competition
Date: Saturday 29th April
Time: 2.30pm
Venue: Festival Marquee
Free Event

Read More >

The Galway District Classic Motor Club Rally

Date: Saturday 29th April
Time: Between 3pm & 4pm
Venue: Tullycross
Free Event

Read More >

Food Fight!

Amateur Chef Competition
Date: Saturday 29th April
Time: 3.30pm
Venue: Festival Marquee
Free Event

Read More >

Wine Tasting

Date: Saturday 29th April
Time: 4.30pm
Venue: Maol Reidh Hotel
Tickets: €10

Read More >

Seaweed Farming in Connemara and Beyond

A talk by Michael Gibbons
Date: Saturday 29th April
Time: 5pm (to be confirmed)
Venue: Tullycross Church
Tickets: €5

Read More >

Galway Gospel Choir

Concert – contemporary songs, exciting a capella arrangements and vocal harmonies
Date: Saturday 29th April
Time: 8pm
Venue: Tullycross Church
Tickets: €10

Read More >

Irish Whiskey Masterclass

Date: Saturday 29th April
Time: 9.30pm
Venue: Maol Reidh Hotel
Tickets: €25

Read More >

Lotus Land – Kate O’Brien, Roundstone and Spain

A talk by Eibhear Walshe
Date: Saturday 29th April
Time: 3.30pm
Venue: Tullycross Church
Tickets: €5

Read More >

Artisan Market

Date: Saturday 29th April & Sunday 30th April
Time: All day
Venue: Marian Hall

Read More >

Life on the Irish Coast

A Photographic Exhibition by Stephanie Salmon
Date: Friday 28th April & Saturday 29th April
Time: 1pm-6pm
Venue: Maol Reidh Hotel
Free Event

Read More >

World War 1 Exhibition

Date: Friday 28th April & Saturday 29th April
Time: 10am-6pm
Venue: Festival office (Cottage No.1)
Free Event

Read More >

The Fairy Mermaid Trail

Date: Saturday 29th & Sunday 30th April
Tima: All Day
Venue: Tullycross Village
Free Event

Read More >

Family Treasure Hunt

Date: Saturday 29th & Sunday 30th April
Time: All Day
Venue: Tullycross & thereabouts
Free Event

Read More >

Face Painting

Date: Saturday 29th & Sunday 30th April
Venue: Artisan Market

 

 

Dancing in the Street

If you can play a musical instrument, sing or dance come along […]

Dawn Wild Atlantic Way Walk

Including a Mussel Feast
Date: Sunday 30th April
Time: 6am
Venue: Meet at Tullycross
Tickets: €15 – Limited numbers – advance booking recommended

Read More >

Children’s Cooking Workshops – Where’s Dory?

With GMIT Lecturers Jacinta Dalton and Maria Conboy
Date: Saturday 29th & Sunday 30th April
Time: 11am (Sat), 12pm (Sun)
Venue: Festival Marquee
Fully Booked

Read More >

Hot Air Balloon

Date: Sunday 30th April (Weather dependent)
Venue: Sports Field behind Marian Hall
Adults €10, Children €5 (no booking in advance)

Read More >

Traditional Gardening

With Klaus Laitenberg
Date: Sunday 30th April
Time: 12pm
Venue: Behind the Thatched Cottages, Tullycross
Tickets: €5

Read More >

Tegolin’s Tales

Storytelling with Tegolin Knowland
Date: Saturday 29th & Sunday 30th April
Time: 12.30am (Sat), 1pm (Sun)
Venue: Tullycross Church
Tickets: €3

Read More >

Contemporary Irish Cuisine

With Enda McEvoy and Shane Sheedy
Date: Sunday 29th April
Time: 1.30pm
Venue: Festival Marquee
Free Event

Read More >

Tai Chi

Date: Saturday 29th & Sunday 30th April
Time: 2pm each day
Venue: Renvyle Beach
Free Event

Read More >

King of the Fish

With Joe Flaherty
Date: Sunday 29th April
Time: 2.30pm
Venue: Festival Marquee
Free Event

Read More >

Connemara and the First World War

A talk by Cormac Ó Comhraí
Date: Sunday 30th April
Time: 2.30pm
Venue: Tullycross Church
Tickets: €5

Read More >

Connemara Mussel Festival Bake Off

Date: Sunday 29th April
Time: 3.30pm
Venue: Festival Marquee
Free Event

Read More >

Ireland’s First Food – The Native Oyster

With JP McMahon
Date: Sunday 29th April
Time: 4pm
Venue: Festival Marquee
Free Event

Read More >

Quakers in Connaught

A talk by Joan Johnson
Date: Sunday 30th April
Time: 4pm
Venue: Tullycross Church
Tickets: €5

Read More >

HISTORY: Reading The Easter Rising

A production by Curlew Theatre Company
Date: Sunday 30th April
Time: 5.45pm
Venue: Tullycross Church
Tickets: €5

Read More >

James Kilbane in Concert

Multi-platinum Irish folk, Celtic country and gospel singer James Kilbane
Date: Sunday 30th April
Time: 8.30pm
Venue: Marian Hall, Tullycross
Tickets: €15

Read More >

Artisan Market

Date: Saturday 29th April & Sunday 30th April
Time: All day
Venue: Marian Hall

Read More >

Life on the Irish Coast

A Photographic Exhibition by Stephanie Salmon
Date: Friday 28th April & Saturday 29th April
Time: 1pm-6pm
Venue: Maol Reidh Hotel
Free Event

Read More >

World War 1 Exhibition

Date: Friday 28th April & Saturday 29th April
Time: 10am-6pm
Venue: Festival office (Cottage No.1)
Free Event

Read More >

The Fairy Mermaid Trail

Date: Saturday 29th & Sunday 30th April
Tima: All Day
Venue: Tullycross Village
Free Event

Read More >

Family Treasure Hunt

Date: Saturday 29th & Sunday 30th April
Time: All Day
Venue: Tullycross & thereabouts
Free Event

Read More >

Face Painting

Date: Saturday 29th & Sunday 30th April
Venue: Artisan Market

 

 

Dancing in the Street

If you can play a musical instrument, sing or dance come along […]

Children’s Cooking Workshops – Where’s Dory?

With GMIT Lecturers Jacinta Dalton and Maria Conboy
Date: Saturday 29th & Sunday 30th April
Time: 11am (Sat), 12pm (Sun)
Venue: Festival Marquee
Fully Booked

Read More >

Ready Steady Cook

With Jonathan Keane and Philippe Farineau
Date: Saturday 29th April
Time: 1pm
Venue: Festival Marquee
Free Event

Read More >

Apprentice turns Master!

Junior Masterchef Competition
Date: Saturday 29th April
Time: 2.30pm
Venue: Festival Marquee
Free Event

Read More >

Food Fight!

Amateur Chef Competition
Date: Saturday 29th April
Time: 3.30pm
Venue: Festival Marquee
Free Event

Read More >

Contemporary Irish Cuisine

With Enda McEvoy and Shane Sheedy
Date: Sunday 29th April
Time: 1.30pm
Venue: Festival Marquee
Free Event

Read More >

King of the Fish

With Joe Flaherty
Date: Sunday 29th April
Time: 2.30pm
Venue: Festival Marquee
Free Event

Read More >

Connemara Mussel Festival Bake Off

Date: Sunday 29th April
Time: 3.30pm
Venue: Festival Marquee
Free Event

Read More >

Ireland’s First Food – The Native Oyster

With JP McMahon
Date: Sunday 29th April
Time: 4pm
Venue: Festival Marquee
Free Event

Read More >

Atlantic

Film screening followed by Q & A session with a panel including the director, Risteard O Domhnaill.
Date: Friday 28th April – following the Festival Opening
Venue: Festival Marquee
Tickets: €5

Read More >

Tegolin’s Tales

Storytelling with Tegolin Knowland
Date: Saturday 29th & Sunday 30th April
Time: 12.30am (Sat), 1pm (Sun)
Venue: Tullycross Church
Tickets: €3

Read More >

Galway Gospel Choir

Concert – contemporary songs, exciting a capella arrangements and vocal harmonies
Date: Saturday 29th April
Time: 8pm
Venue: Tullycross Church
Tickets: €10

Read More >

HISTORY: Reading The Easter Rising

A production by Curlew Theatre Company
Date: Sunday 30th April
Time: 5.45pm
Venue: Tullycross Church
Tickets: €5

Read More >

James Kilbane in Concert

Multi-platinum Irish folk, Celtic country and gospel singer James Kilbane
Date: Sunday 30th April
Time: 8.30pm
Venue: Marian Hall, Tullycross
Tickets: €15

Read More >

The Sacred Mountain Hike

With Archaeologist Michael Gibbons
Date: Saturday 29th April
Time: 10am
Venue: Letter Hill (meet at Festival Marquee)
Tickets: €15

Read More >

Mussel Festival 5K Run

Date: Saturday 29th April
Time: 12pm (Registration at 11am)
Venue: Start at Church Grounds, Tullycross
Entry fee: €10

Read More >

Tai Chi

Date: Saturday 29th & Sunday 30th April
Time: 2pm each day
Venue: Renvyle Beach
Free Event

Read More >

The Galway District Classic Motor Club Rally

Date: Saturday 29th April
Time: Between 3pm & 4pm
Venue: Tullycross
Free Event

Read More >

Dawn Wild Atlantic Way Walk

Including a Mussel Feast
Date: Sunday 30th April
Time: 6am
Venue: Meet at Tullycross
Tickets: €15 – Limited numbers – advance booking recommended

Read More >

Hot Air Balloon

Date: Sunday 30th April (Weather dependent)
Venue: Sports Field behind Marian Hall
Adults €10, Children €5 (no booking in advance)

Read More >

Before the Great Famine: Rare watercolours of Connemara

A talk by by Anne Hodge
Date: Saturday 29th April
Time: 2pm
Venue: Tullycross Church
Tickets: €5

Read More >

Wine Tasting

Date: Saturday 29th April
Time: 4.30pm
Venue: Maol Reidh Hotel
Tickets: €10

Read More >

Seaweed Farming in Connemara and Beyond

A talk by Michael Gibbons
Date: Saturday 29th April
Time: 5pm (to be confirmed)
Venue: Tullycross Church
Tickets: €5

Read More >

Irish Whiskey Masterclass

Date: Saturday 29th April
Time: 9.30pm
Venue: Maol Reidh Hotel
Tickets: €25

Read More >

Lotus Land – Kate O’Brien, Roundstone and Spain

A talk by Eibhear Walshe
Date: Saturday 29th April
Time: 3.30pm
Venue: Tullycross Church
Tickets: €5

Read More >

Traditional Gardening

With Klaus Laitenberg
Date: Sunday 30th April
Time: 12pm
Venue: Behind the Thatched Cottages, Tullycross
Tickets: €5

Read More >

Connemara and the First World War

A talk by Cormac Ó Comhraí
Date: Sunday 30th April
Time: 2.30pm
Venue: Tullycross Church
Tickets: €5

Read More >

Quakers in Connaught

A talk by Joan Johnson
Date: Sunday 30th April
Time: 4pm
Venue: Tullycross Church
Tickets: €5

Read More >

Life on the Irish Coast

A Photographic Exhibition by Stephanie Salmon
Date: Friday 28th April & Saturday 29th April
Time: 1pm-6pm
Venue: Maol Reidh Hotel
Free Event

Read More >

World War 1 Exhibition

Date: Friday 28th April & Saturday 29th April
Time: 10am-6pm
Venue: Festival office (Cottage No.1)
Free Event

Read More >

Tegolin’s Tales

Storytelling with Tegolin Knowland
Date: Saturday 29th & Sunday 30th April
Time: 12.30am (Sat), 1pm (Sun)
Venue: Tullycross Church
Tickets: €3

Read More >

Children’s Cooking Workshops – Where’s Dory?

With GMIT Lecturers Jacinta Dalton and Maria Conboy
Date: Saturday 29th & Sunday 30th April
Time: 11am (Sat), 12pm (Sun)
Venue: Festival Marquee
Fully Booked

Read More >

Hot Air Balloon

Date: Sunday 30th April (Weather dependent)
Venue: Sports Field behind Marian Hall
Adults €10, Children €5 (no booking in advance)

Read More >

The Fairy Mermaid Trail

Date: Saturday 29th & Sunday 30th April
Tima: All Day
Venue: Tullycross Village
Free Event

Read More >

Family Treasure Hunt

Date: Saturday 29th & Sunday 30th April
Time: All Day
Venue: Tullycross & thereabouts
Free Event

Read More >

Face Painting

Date: Saturday 29th & Sunday 30th April
Venue: Artisan Market

 

 

Dancing in the Street

If you can play a musical instrument, sing or dance come along […]