Mayo On Ice – Castlebar’s Christmas Celebration is running from November 24th to January 7th, the largest covered ice rink in Connacht will take centre stage at the Mall this Christmas in Castlebar. Book now!
Get your skates on… all roads lead to Mayo’s County Town this Christmas! Shopping | Christmas Parties | Award-winning Bars & Restaurants | Theatre | Arts | Comedy | Live Music 7 Days |Castlebar Gin Trail | CastleBARGAINS!
What: Mayo Adventure Experience brings the adventure of Open Boating and SUP (Stand up Paddling daily to Lough Lannagh lake. Lessons, guided tours, expeditions, games and fun. All sessions include expert instruction, wetsuits and bouyancy aids. Contact Jarlaith 0871616363 for rates and times, or visit the website
Bike Hire is now available all year at Lough Lannagh. All ages, abilities, groups and individuals welcome. Cycle your way from our “small town, big adventure”along the Great Western Greenway. Try the Greenway Challenge, ideal for groups and families. Contact Fergus on 087 4363310 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
“Féile an Chaisleáin”, a concert/fiesta that will take place on Market Sq. from 12pm. Local musicians, local dance school, street entertainers, bouncy castles, face-painters, a magician etc. will all be there performing. Beidh ceol agus craic, damhsa agus spraoi ann. This year’s St. Patrick’s Day parade will take place Saturday, March 17th @ 2pm. There will be plenty of colour and festival fun and they hope everyone gets out to enjoy themselves and make it a special day.
What: GAA Match at McHale Park, Castlebar, Mayo Why: Lough Lannagh is less than 10 minutes walk to match and to town for pubs, bars and restaurants. Secure free parking. Choose from B&B Lodge rooms or Self catering cottages Group welcome. Rates for accommodation, and / or food for visiting teams, clubs and supporters.
What:The Ballinrobe Races. Evening event (except Fri 23 Sept which is Daytime.) Why: Fun, excitement, great value. Entertaining families with it’s rich racing hertiage since 1921. The community; the spirit, the fun, the scenery is splendid, the people are the best, the bookies will entertain. The covered pavilion offers comfort overlooking the Partry Mountains. “Racecourse of the year 2012.” Lough Lannagh Holiday Village is less 20 minutes drive from Ballinrobe Racecourse.
What: The Mayo Pink Ribbon Cycle, Supporting Breast Cancer Research. Why: Lough Lannagh is the perfect based less that 7 minutes walk from Cycle headquarters in Castlebar. Your bike is safe,with access to an area where you can wash & do last minutes check before the start of the cycle. Choose from B&B Lodge rooms or Self catering cottages. Group welcome. Rates for accommodation, and / or food for visiting teams, clubs and supporters.
What: The Jackie Clarke Collection (Museum & Heritage Centre). Where: Ballina, Mayo.
The most important private collection of Irish history material in public hands, comprises over 100,000 items spanning 400 years. Includes artefacts associated with Theobald Wolfe Tone, letters from Michael Collins, Douglas Hyde, Michael Davitt and O’Donovan Rossa. Rare books, proclamations, posters, political cartoons, pamphlets, handbills, works by Sir John Lavery. Maps, hunger strike material and personal items from Leaders of the1916 Rising.
What: Frosty Salmon Christmas Festival Ballina Where: Ballina, Mayo
Victorian Town created with choirs, food producers and street performers.
Lough Lannagh Holiday Village is a short drive away, enroute why not visit Foxford Woolen Mills for the perfect Christmas shopping experience.
What: Winter Wonderland at Westport House for Children / Family Where: Westport, Mayo
Visit Westport House’s Winter Wonderland where you will be met by Santa, Mrs Claus and their Elves! You will experience a blizzard of Christmas spirit as you step into the stunning 18th century Westport House. Lough Lannagh Holiday Village is just 15 minutes away. Great day for the kids and all the family. November 25, 2017 @ 10:00 am – December 23, 2017 @ 6:30 pm