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 November


Killaloe Festival of Light
11th November
Traditional festival celebrating Samhain and Diwali. At its core it is the celebration of light, harvest and the preparation for winter. Traditional crafts and workshops, storytelling, music, harvest food festival and light parade.
00353 61 622751


Traditional Horse Fair Kilrush
23rd November
Kilrush Traditional Horse Fair takes place on Francis Street, Kilrush.
00353 65 9051047


One Act Drama Festival Doonbeg
12th - 14th November
Ten different plays will be shown over three nights in both Open and Confined Sections with the winners qualifying for the One Act All-Ireland Finalswhich take place in December.


Trump International Doonbeg Christmas Market
DOONBEG 25th - 27th November
Enjoy stress-free shopping in a traditional, festive environment where the smells of gingerbread and roasting meats from the outdoor café will entice you to stop for a nibble as you meander through the many stalls.
00353 65 9055618


Santa’s Workshop at Aillwee Cave
25th November - 27th December
As well as your special personalised visit, Santa has arranged lots of exciting entertainment for
you. Park the car and take the Santa Train. Enjoy complimentary entry to the Birds of Prey Centre.
00353 65 7077036

Santa at Bunratty Castle
26th November - 27th November
Experience a magical, festive atmosphere in a unique and traditional village street. Meet Mrs.Claus as she prepares for Santa’s trip. Christmas themed shops selling Christmas fare will ensure that visitors can get in a bit of last minute shopping!
00353 61 360788

Ennis Trad Fest
10 November 2016 - 14 November 2016
Ennis Trad Fest guarantees an amazing line up of talented musicians, a session trail and master classes for the fiddle, flute, accordian, concertina and uilleann pipes. Ennis Trad Fest has something for everyone.

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