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What’s on

Loop Head celebrates and honours its wide-ranging cultural heritage throughout the year. Look out for popular events such as the Crotty Galvin traditional music festival at Moyasta and the Ché do Bheatha festival, commemorating Ché Guevara’s visit to Kilkee, as well as regular currach regattas, vintage shows and family festivals all over the peninsula.

Happily, good food is a part of almost every festival and gathering on Loop Head. But for dedicated gastronomes, there are food-centred events too, kicking off with the Carrigaholt Oyster Festival in May, taking in the Taste the Loop festival in June, and ending with the Seafood in September event at the end of summer.

Upcoming Events at Loop Head

Look, Draw, Print, Stitch Weekend.

Date: 25/05/2019 - 26/05/2019

Time: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Be inspired by the local stone walls, incredible geology and lighthouse.  We will go out to take photos/draw or stay inside and draw from the wonderful views [...]

Taste the Loop

Date: 09/06/2019

Time: 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm

A celebration of the flavours of the Loop Head Peninsula! Come along to the Bandstand in Kilkee on this Sunday 9th June from 12 noon to 3.00 [...]

Mid-summer festival – Nature and Heritage on the Loop

Date: 21/06/2019 - 30/06/2019

Time: 8:00 pm

Enjoy the lovely long days in the Loop Head Peninsula around the summer solstice period. To help you with this, we have put together a series of [...]

Cross Traditional Music Weekend

Date: 28/06/2019 - 30/06/2019

Time: All Day

Come and join in a weekend of traditioinal music and dance as the village of Cross celebrates all that is good about its culture and heritage. Friday [...]
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Hell of the West Triathlon, Kilkee.

Date: 29/06/2019

Time: 9:30 am - 6:00 pm

The Hell of the West Triathlon is an Olympic Distance Triathlon which is up and running since 1985 making it one of the longest continuously running triathlons [...]
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