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CONAMARA BOG WEEK
May 27th – June 4th 2018
In the Quaker Village of Letterfrack the Conamara Bog Week festival takes place from May 27th – June 4th. This festival celebrates the Conamara landscape and, its people, featuring great walking, talking, all wrapped up in mighty music- concerts in Kylemore Abbey, pub gigs, daily walks in the Connemara National Park and free events for all the family.
Conamara Environmental Education & Cultural Centre was founded in 1984 by local school teachers Leo Hallissey, Clare O'Toole and Aingeal Ni Chonghaile to raise environmental awareness and provide heritage education at a local and national level. The centre is located in the village of Letterfrack, North West Conamara, Co. Galway, Ireland. Over the years the CEECC have won various awards for their work... Taisce50, Better Ireland Award, Local Heroes Award, ESB Conservation Award, Iarnrod Eireann Award, Galway County Council Premier Arts Award, Galway County Council Heritage Award (Premier Award).
Renvyle, North Connemara. This sunday the 27th I sing in the gothic cathedral at kylemore abbey. A gorgeous place. Heaven on earth for the songs. It's the beginning of Bog Week in connemara, and sure I'm a bogman........ ... See MoreSee Less