Upcoming Festivals and Events | Welcome to Ardara, Co. Donegal

The Johnny Doherty Irish Traditional Music & Dancing Festival


21st Sep - 23rd Sep 2018 - Ardara


The Johnny Doherty Irish Traditional Music & Dancing Festival
  PROGRAMME OF EVENTS     Friday 21st September   Opening Concert with Brid Harper, Dermot Byrne and Steve Cooney. 8pm - Beehive Bar Dermot Byrne has played accordion since...

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The Warp and Weft of Heritage


12th Oct - 14th Oct 2018 - Ardara


The Warp and Weft of Heritage
The Warp and Weft of Heritage Fri 12th to Sun 14th October 2018  Commemorating the 430th year of the Spanish Armada shipwrecks along the West Coast of Ireland in 1588 A mix...

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The Matchmaking Festival


9th Nov - 11th Nov 2018 - Ardara


The Matchmaking Festival
Top Bands in Town and many novel matchmaking games!       Friday 9th November Dance to Gerry Guthrie in the Nesbitt Arms Hotel       Saturday 10th November...

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The Poor Farmers Auction: 29th December, 2017


28th Dec - Teague’s Bar


The Poor Farmers Auction: 29th December, 2017
A night of fun and craic where everyone becomes a "poor farmer" for the night. This event has raised hundreds of thousands of euro for worthwhile charities in the region....

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The Country & Western Weekend


25th Jan - 27th Jan 2019 - Ardara


A weekend of fun and dance with Ireland's top country bands. Details coming soon. Facebook: ardaracountryandwestern            

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