Calendar of Events in the Dingle Peninsula

National Heritage Week / Seachtain Oidhreachta Naisiúinta

August / Lúnasa 22-30
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The following events are being held in Corca Dhuibhne:
  • Free Entry/Saor Cead Isteach go Músaem Chorca Dhuibhne Location: Músaem Chorca Dhuibhne Date: 23rd August 10:00 AM to 17:00 PM , 30th August 10:00 AM to 17:00 PM
  • Siúlóid Oidhreachta - Guided Heritage Walk Location: Músaem Chorca Dhuibhne, Baile an Fheirtéaraigh (Ballyferriter) Date: 26th August 14:15 PM to 17:00 PM
  • Turas le Treoraí Location: Cuas an Bhodaigh Date: 27th August 13:00 PM to 15:00 PM
  • Léacht: Logainmneacha Chnoc Bréanainn Location: An Lárionad Forbartha Teanga, Baile an Fheirtéaraigh Date: 26th August 20:00 PM to 22:00 PM
  • Talk: 'Living on the Wild Atlantic Way 1000 years ago' Location: An Lárionad Forbartha Teanga, Baile an Fheirtéaraigh Date: 28th August 20:00 PM to 21:30 PM
Seoladh Líne Ama Staire Chorca Dhuibhne / Launch of Corca Dhuibhne Timeline August / Lúnasa 24

The Dingle / Corca Dhuibhne History Interactive Timeline is an exciting new community driven project which will put in place for the first time an easily accessible historical on-line tool for those interested in all aspects of the Dingle Story, from pre-history to contemporary times. From the earliest prehistoric era through the monastic period, from the Geraldine Wars to the devastation of the Great Famine right up to the present day, the lives and culture of the people of the Dingle Peninsula have provided historians archaeologists and story tellers with rich material.

The launch on Monday 24th August at 8.00 pm by Donnchadh O Corrain, Professor Emeritus of Medieval History at University College Cork with a talk by historian Dr. Paul Mac Cotter the historian author of the historical text the historical text up to 1600. Everyone is welcome.

Regatta Bhréanainn / Brandon Regatta

August / Lúnasa 23

1340brandonregattaThe annual race meeting of the traditional canvas and tar covered boats, or “Naomhóga” is held in Cé Bhréanainn, Brandon Pier.

Regatta Baile na nGall / Ballydavid Regatta

August / Lúnasa 30

The Ballydavid (Baile na nGall) Regatta will take place west of Dingle at the pier in Ballydavid. Great family day out for all the family. For more information contact Tigh TP on 066-9155300. rescheduled from the August Bank Hoiday Monday (weather permitting).

Dingle Marathon ~ Maratón an Daingin

September / Meán Fómhair 5

The Dingle Marathon stands out from other marathons for a number of unique reasons including the stunning location, taking in one of the world's most scenic drives - Slea Head.

www.dinglemarathon.ie

Dingle Tradfest 2015 ~ Féile Traid an Daingin 2015

September / Meán Fómhair 10-13

Dingle Tradfest, now in its 5th year, is one of Ireland's uniquely innovative Trad-Fusion Music Festivals. It provides a platform for both nationally and internationally acclaimed performing artists to showcase modern and original talents within the usually more traditional environment that is the Dingle Peninsula.

www.dingletradfest.com

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