Conamara Bog Week 2013
24 May 2013 - 03 June 2013
Conamara Bog Week 2013 is an authentic ten day celebration of a unique landscape and a rich culture. This award winning festival has been running since 1984 and involves the whole community and presents a real colourful slice of Conamara culture. Enjoy the best of trad music featuring some of the finest musicians in the country playing music with style and passion. Local musicians such as Liz & Yvonne Kane, Johnny Connolly, Marcus Hernon, Marie Walsh are joined by special guests such as Conor Keane, Sean Tyrell, Mary Staunton, Josephine Marsh, Siobhan Peoples, McCarthy Sisters to mention but a few. A special feature of Conamara life is the traditional singing and dancing and this is a core element of the festival featuring such artists as The Devaney Brothers, Micheal O'Cuaig, Johnny Mhairtin Larry and Emma O'Sullivan. Art exhibitions; sports events; parish walks with their unique blend of scientists and artists; music workshops, sean nos workshops; and a family fun day are all on the menu.
Address: Letterfrack, Co Galway, Republic Of Ireland