September is chock-full of festivals and events as Ireland strives to enjoy the last of the pleasant summer weather.
Lisdoonvarna, Co. Clare – August 29 – October 5, 2014
Despite the TV-movie cliches, Ireland’s premier matchmaking festival has long moved with the times. The modern matchmaking festival features six weeks of music, entertainment, and opportunities for those seeking romance to mix and mingle in the heart of Co. Clare. From country music, to techno, to nostalgia acts from the 1960s, there’s something for every age group — and yes, there’s even gay weekend to help same-sex singles meet their mate.
Clifden, Co. Galway – September 5-7, 2014
A new festival pledging to bring the best new Irish film and television to a wider audience. Read the rest of this entry »