[ Date: July 23, 2017 02:59 am ]
Westport and the surrounding area have a lot to offer throughout the year. Festivals and competitions are a very important component of the tourism industry and Mayo boasts many festivals, sporting and cultural events, all of which are great tourist attractions, particularly during the summer months. Many of these festivals are excellent opportunities to showcase culture, people and places in urban and rural areas. They include traditional music and song festivals, sea-angling festivals, sailing festivals, street festivals and poetry/writing festivals, to name but a few as well as endurance sport competitions such as Gaelforce and Achill Roar. So why not take a look at our Local Events calendar, you are sure to find something that suits you.