Arranmore Country Fest
Event Type: Festival
Start Date: 17-08-2019
End Date: 18-08-2019
Phone Number: 353879080608
Email: Email Event
Website: Event Website
The Arranmore Country Fest has been in operation for eight years on Arranmore Island of the North west Coast of Donegal. The Arranmore Country Fest has the honor of being Donegal’s Original Island Country Festival with patrons returning each year to share this experience.
The festival takes place in August each year over a two day period with back to back music from a range of local and national Country Music acts. Some of Irelands Largest Country music acts have appeared at the festival including Philomena Begley, Mick Flavin, TR Dallas and Lisa McHugh to name but a few.
With the Festivals unique location Attendees will get the opportunity to experience the three mile Atlantic crossing from Burton-port to Arranmore a journey which takes passengers along the coasts of some of Donegal other small islands.
This year the festival is also incorporating Some Gaelige into the festival with attendees getting the opportunity to learn some Irish phrases. There also be an Irish dancing demonstration on the Sunday from current world champion dancer Emily Colangelo and her brother Thomas.