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Donegal has a rich and diverse calendar of annual events and festivals. The challenge here is what to choose! Content literally ranges from seafood and surfing, to music, arts and bluegrass.     

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The Santa Express at Oakfield Park

30th Nov - 23rd December 2022, Raphoe One of Ireland’s most popular Christmas experiences is on sale now. Get a real train to meet Santa Claus, enjoy games, shows and crafts, and experience the magic of our most famous event. Early booking is a...

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The Wild Arctic Experience

1st - 23rd December 2022, Burnfoot Be transported to the Arctic North Pole, where you will see singing polar bears, elves working in the toy shop, Santa’s singing Reindeer, magical light up animals, real life Arctic Foxes, Arctic Wolf, Snowy O...

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Santa @ Donegal Railway Museum

2nd-12th December 2022, Donegal Town Donegal Railway Museum is delighted to announce that its famous Christmas Santa event is back again, bigger and better than ever before. Because of unprecedented demand last year, we have added two additiona...

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Panto at the Abbey Arts Centre

10th - 17th December 2022, Abbey Arts Centre, Ballyshannon Abbey Arts Productions presents its annual panto in the Abbey Arts Centre, Ballyshannon from the 10th to 17th December. This year we are delighted to present the godmother of all panto...

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Kinnegar's Winterland Market

10th December 2022, Letterkenny Kinnegar Brewing invite you to follow the hops down to our inaugural 'Winterland' Market. We have a fantastic selection of local artists, producers and craftspeople, showcasing their talents and products...perfec...

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Christmas Craft Fair

10th - 11th December 2022, Bundoran, 11am - 5pm Handmade craft Fair hosted by Handmade in Bundoran & Beyond in the Apartotel with special guests from the Wishing Chair. Each day we will have 25 plus stalls. Family Christmas Portraits & a visit ...

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Scoil Gheimhridh Ghaoth Dobhair

27th Dec 2022 - 1st January 2023, Ghaoth Dobhair Irish Traditional Music Festival A Celebration of the music, language and culture of North West Donegal Gaeltacht with a variety of instruments, song and dance workshops, as well as concerts,...

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The Music of ABBA

8th January 2023 - The Music of ABBA - ARRIVAL from Sweden was founded by Vicky Zetterberg in 1995 in Gothenburg, Sweden and very soon became one of the world’s most popular and most selling ABBA show bands. Since the start in 1995 the band has to...

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Atlantic Irish Fest

21 - 25 January 2023 - Bundoran The Northwest of Ireland has long been celebrated for its unique Atlantic culture and history. Now there is a festival which takes place on that Wild Atlantic Way, making the most of the cosy winter atmosphere, w...

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Bundoran 10

4th March 2023, Bundoran Bundoran 10 is back in 2023! The Bundoran 10 Race will take place on Saturday 4th March 2023 in the County Donegal seaside town with a stunning coastal route taking in the Wild Atlantic Way and the coastline up to co...

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Links of Donegal Challenge 2023

17th - 19th April, 2023, Portsalon GC, North West GC, Donegal GC Ireland's Biggest Amateur Tournament 3 Days of Championship Links Golf Across Donegal's Wild Atlantic Way. The Links of Donegal Challenge is taking place on Monday 17th Apri...

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Rory Gallagher International Festival

1st - 4th June 2023, Ballyshannon Rory Gallagher International Tribute Festival will return in 2023 for the 19th Festival - in Ballyshannon, Co. Donegal, Ireland. The Rory Gallagher International Tribute Festival takes place in June 2023. ...

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