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Art Exhibition – ‘Take Two’

May 25, 2013 | 0 Comments

Rosie McGurran – Gavin Lavelle. This exhibition showcases the work of two established locally based artists – Rosie McGurran who lives in Roundstone and Gavin Lavelle who lives in Clifden and runs the Lavelle Gallery. Opening by James Harold in the Connemara National Park at 8pm on Saturday May 25th. Exhibition open daily May 26th...

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Two of our albums ‘An Cosán Draíochta’ (double CD) and ‘The Mermaid’s Purse’ are now available to order from our website. An Cosán Draíochta – Double CD Price: €10 (free p&p) Celebrating 25 years of Bog & Sea Weeks – 2008 Featuring Liz and Yvonne Kane, Marcus Hernon, Seán Tyrell, Sharon Shannon, Liam O’Maonlai, Josephine...

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Sale of Work by the Renvyle Cat & Dog Rescue takes place on Sunday 2nd June from 10pm in the Ellis Hall Letterfrack. If you want a bargain there will be lots of goodies and of course you are helping a very good cause. Renvyle Cat and Dog Rescue rely on the help of our...

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The Monastery Hostel Gig – Sat June 1st

May 21, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Monastery Hostel Gig as part of Conamara Bog Week 2013 presents Sabrina Dinan guitar/vocals & Ultan Conlon guitar/vocals ‘’ ..two of Ireland’s finest emerging singer / song writers..’’ plus candlelit dinner. Saturday June 1st – 7.30pm Contact Stephen: 095  41132 Adm: €20 info 085 1154629...

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Official Opening of Conamara Bog Week

May 20, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Official Opening of Conamara Bog Week 2013 takes place on Friday May 24th at 8pm. Venue Letterfrack Church. Opening by Brendan Dunford, founder of Burrenbeo Trust. Followed by Mol an Oige Concert plus special guests Liz and Yvonne Kane, Johnny Connolly, Marcus Hernon. Admission free but all donations gratefully received for the Hospice Homecare...

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The Kylemore Abbey concert featuring the Josephine Marsh Band will now take place at 6.30pm on Sun June 2nd instead of 4pm as previously advertised. Sr. Karol’s concert takes place on Saturday June 1st at 4pm as stated in the program. This year we have a new venue for our concerts. Thanks to the generosity...

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Summer School Logistics

April 30, 2013 | 0 Comments

VENUE Inishbofin Island off the Conamara coast. DEPARTURE Ferry departs from Cleggan – 8 miles from Clifden. Ferries leave daily at 11.30am – 2pm and 6.30pm – the journey is approx 40 minutes on a fully equipped modern ferryboat. ACCOMMODATION The island has three intimate hotels. A hostel offering excellent accommodation. There is also self-catering...

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Conamara Bog Week – May 24th-Jun 3rd

April 24, 2013 | 0 Comments

Music – Cycling – Walking – Dancing and a hint of madness! Welcome to Conamara Bog Week 2013. A warm and heartfelt welcome to the 29th Conamara Bog Week Festival. It is as always a space for expression for the whole community. The variety of events that are on the programme will excite, entrance, and...

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Mol an Oige Concert – Dec 21st

April 22, 2013 | 0 Comments

The annual Mol an Oige Concert takes place in the Church of Ireland in Clifden on Saturday Dec 21st at 8pm. Featuring some of Conamara’s finest young musicians, singers and dancers, this vibrant event captures the spirit of Christmas and celebrates the very best of Conamara goodwill. All money raised goes to local St. Vincent...

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Visiting Musicians

March 25, 2013 | 0 Comments

A scatter of Ireland's finest 'old' hands will gather in our place and make mighty music over both weekends of Conamara Bog Week 2013. You will find sessions that are open, warm and friendly....

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