Ardara Festivals

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Ardara, known as The Festival Town is a lively and vibrant town which was shortlisted as a finalist in a recent Irish Times Ireland’s Best Place to Live competition and is only 14kms from Edenvale Bed & Breakfast.

Being a designated Heritage Town and also a long established centre for the manufacture of Donegal tweed it has several famous tweed “outfitters” on its main street where you can buy home-made tweed and hand-knitted sweaters. Ardara is a lively town too. The “Festival Capital of Donegal” boasts a thriving tourist trade and social scene.

Below is a listing of the festivals that take place for the remainder of 2018

johnny-doherty Johnny Doherty Trad Music & Dancing Weekend 21st-23rd Sep 2018
Ceili, Barn and Set Dancing nightly with Schools of Dance daily
warp-and-weft The Warp and Weft of Heritage 12th-14th Oct 2018
Commemorating the 430th anniversary of the Shipwrecking of the Spanish Armada of the North West coast in 1588 through archaeology, history, folklore and much more
matchmaking Ardara Matchmaking Weekend 9th-11th Nov 2018
Ceili, Barn and Set Dancing nightly with Schools of Dance daily

Click on the link below to be directed to the Ardara website.

Ardara – The Festival Town