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[ Date: November 23, 2017 05:16 am ]

AUGUST 2018

 

Westport Golf Club Open Week

To be confirmed

In 1908 Westport golf club was founded at Trafalgar Park, now Known as Horkan’s Hill, just a ten minute walk from Westport town center. 1815 saw a new course being developed at Old Carrowholly and in 1927, with a membership of 80, the first Pavilion was built. Golf continued to be enjoyed by countless numbers on this 9 hole course until 1973

Find out more @ www.westportgolfclub.com

 

Patrick

To be confirmed

Described in the national media as a “tour de force” and following sell-out performances over the summer of 2016, “Patrick” will return to the Westport theatre stage every Tuesday night for July and August 2017. The show centers on original pieces of live music, dance and cinematic imagery as collaborative forms of narration to explore the story of Ireland’s Patron Saint – Patrick.

For tickets and more info check out www.westporttheatre.com

 

Ballinrobe Races

To be confirmed

 

The Ballinrobe Races are a real family event. Entertaining families since 1921 at this racecourse, we pride ourselves on our racing heritage coupled with a tangible appreciation of the future. Ballinrobe has a rich tradition of horseracing. Records show that Ballinrobe hosted a steeplechase back in 1834 and there are records of meetings back as far as 1774. The Ballinrobe Races hosts the best in the business under the benign shadow of the Partry Mountains and the majestic strength of the old oak trees. At Ballinrobe, the races are an integral part of the community; the spirit is free and westerly, the air is fresh, the scenery is splendid, the people are the best. The bookies will entertain, the covered pavilion will comfort, and the sun will shine.

Find out more @ www.ballinroberacecourse.ie

 

National Novena in honour of Our Lady

To be confirmed

The aim of the National Heritage week is to build awareness and education about Irish Heritage thereby encouraging its conversation and preservation.

For more information of whats on in Westport go to: www.knockshrine.ie

 

National Heritage Week

To be confirmed

Check the website below for more details

http://www.heritageweek.ie/

 

Westport Harvest Festival

To be confirmed

Westport House

 

Find out more @ www.westporthouse.ie 

 

Westport House and Pirate Adventure Park

To be confirmed

Westport House, Westport, Co. Mayo

A day pass to Westport House & Pirate Adventure Park provides unlimited use all day of all of the following attractions:

Check their website for more details @ www. westporthouse.ie

Mayo/Manchester Tradfest

To be confirmed

The week long celebration of Traditional Irish Music, Song and Dance features performers from Mayo and Manchester. It is a unique collaboration between the two areas.

Newport Grainne Uaile Festival

To be confirmed

The annual Grainne Uaile Festival takes place on the August Bank Holiday weekend in Newport and includes live music on streets, crafts display, barbecue on street, raft race, club challenge, fancy dress and more.

Family Friendly Festival including live music for four nights Thursday to Sunday with children’s events, bingo, sean-nós dancing, children’s fancy dress disco, Irish dancing, traditional Irish music. Lots of fun events for children in a safe environment.

For more visit www.hotelnewport.ie or call 098-42464