From 1st October there will be one ferry operating with sailings from Killimer to Tarbert every hour on the hour from 7am to 7pm and from Tarbert to Killimer every hour on the half hour from 7.30am to 7.30pm. Sunday sailings commence 2 hours later.

Events in July


Ennis, Co Clare
If you like music, theatre, comedy and visual art, check out glór's website for a programme that features top acts throughout the year, as well as the best touring Irish theatre.
065 6843103


Féile Brian Ború
30th June - 3rd July
Féile Brian Ború is an annual festival held in the picturesque twin towns of Killaloe & Ballina. As it is the birthplace of Brain Ború, we like to commemorate Ireland’s Greatest High King in style! Experience a variety of excellent events.

Ennis Street Arts Festival
7th - 10th July
Every year the Ennis Street Festival offers an exciting, exhilarating and colorful mix of Street Entertainment, Circus, Music, Dance, Visual Arts, Street Art, the local Art & Craft Market and the Duck Race.

Summer Craft Fair & Plant Sale Kilrush
3rd July
Celebrate Summer with us and join us for our Summer Art & Craft Fair and Plant Sale at the Vandeleur Walled Garden.

Scoil Samhraidh Willie Clancy
2nd - 10th July
Scoil Samhraidh Willie Clancy is a week long summer school of Irish traditional music, song and dance. The school provides tuition on many instruments, dance workshops, Irish and English language song traditions and historical and cultural background to the Irish music heritage. The tuition is complimented by lectures, recitals, concerts and céilithe.

Loop Head Gathering Festival Cross
8th - 10th July
Events include traditional music and dance each evening led by Emigrant Musicians from our area with a welcome for all musicians, football tournaments, tug of war, and much more.

Kilrush Traditional Music & Set Dancing Festival 2015
20th - 24th July
Enjoy open air Ceili’s in Kilrush Square, music sessions, Sean Nós & Set Dancing Workshops.

Doonbeg Seafood Festival
29th - 31st July
The festival has something for everyone from foodies to families, couples to children. Children can enjoy pony and trap rides, puppet shows, face painting and a crab fishing competition. The festival reflects the great local fishing tradition and the emphasis is on seafood.

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