See all of our events in Castlebar below.
Events in Lough Lannagh
Residential Wellness Weekend 2018
“From Surviving to Thriving in Personal and Professional Life”
This Conference those seeking a learning experience and a space for reflection and personal growth. It will help one to develop a better understanding of human relationships. This weekend will appeal to all in the caring professions eg. Social Workers, Nurses, Medical Professionals, as well as volunteers. Ultimately, it is targeted at anyone looking to enhance their well-being or those who simply want to help others. Click below to review retreat content and guest speakers, and to book.
Keith Barry is bringing his brand new live show ‘KEITH BARRY’S MAGIC MADHOUSE’ to The Royal Theatre, Castlebar, in walking distance of Lough Lannagh Holiday Village.‘MAGIC MADHOUSE’ will see Keith returning to his magic routes which will bring audiences on a rollercoaster ride of laughter and madness while promising a death defying finale to leave audiences breathless on the edge of their seats. TICKETS: €30.00 incl Booking fee, Unreserved seating
Keith Barry, the world’s leading TV hypnotist, mentalist and brain hacker, has just announced details of his brand new show ‘Deception’ coming to The Royal Theatre, Castlebar, in walking distance of Lough Lannagh Holiday Village.‘ This is his biggest and most spectacular production yet, exploring Mind Control, Brainwashing, Subliminal messaging, Cults, and every form of deception imaginable. Tickets from €30 including booking fee from Ticketmaster – (In person: From Ticketmaster Outlets Nationwide, By Telephone (24 Hour): ROI: 0818 719 300, Northern Ireland: 0844 277 4455, Book On Line: www.ticketmaster.ie).
Nanthan Carter is Country music’s brightest star returns to rock The Royal Theatre, Castlebar, in walking distance of Lough Lannagh Holiday Village. Nathan is the most successful live act across the venues of Ireland at the moment in time, with 3 number one albums following his 2 number one singles , and 2 number one live DVD’s , elevating him to household name status . TICKETS: €33.50 incl Booking fee, Reserved seating.
Love Lannagh Day
IT’S BACK! and better than ever/last year Castlebar’s very own adventure festival is packed full of activity, super tunes and finger licking food! Spread the word, come along & bring your mates (p.s. It’s still free!. Among the amazing activities you’ll find.
Kayaking, Adventure Games, Canoeing, Raft Race, Dragon Boating, Stand up Paddle Boarding, Orienteering, Giant SUP, Biking Trails, Teddy Bear Picnic, Face Painting. Good Times Guaranteed. Love to see you there!
Albert Hammond has been writing hit songs for over fifty years, and returns to The Royal Theatre, Castlebar, in walking distance of Lough Lannagh Holiday Village. His songs have been responsible for the sale of over 360 million records worldwide including over 30 chart-topping hits. Many of his most beloved songs, like “The Air That I Breathe” and “When I Need You,” have become hits multiple times with various artists, decade after decade. TICKETS: €30.00 incl Booking fee, Reserved seating
Multi-instrumentalist, composer, songwriter, storyteller and actor Finbar Furey returns to The Royal Theatre, Castlebar, in walking distance of Lough Lannagh Holiday Village. Fans can expect an intimate setting at this show, and to be treated to Finbar’s rare talents as he brings pure Irish music and humour to the stage. At the age of 71, this supreme musician is not for slowing down – on the upcoming tour Finbar commented: “Too late to stop now!” TICKETS: €30.00 incl Booking fee, Reserved seating
Midwest Radio ‘Night with the Stars’ concert
Midwest Radio ‘Night with the Stars’ concert returns to The Royal Theatre, Castlebar, in walking distance of Lough Lannagh Holiday Village. The concerts are always special and this year they have Ireland’s top musical entertainers on the same stage for what will be a really special night. Artists confirmed include Jimmy Buckley, Mike Denver, Michael English, Sean Keane, Gerry Guthrie, John Hogan, Brendan Shine, Philomena Begley, Cliona Hagan, Simon Casey and the Benn sisters. It’s going to be a sell-out! TICKETS: €30.00 incl Booking fee, Reserved seating
Pat Shortt is back at The Royal Theatre, Castlebar, in walking distance of Lough Lannagh Holiday Village, with a brand new stage show called ‘Hey!’. Featuring all brand new material and sketches, this new show is a rogue’s gallery of odd ball characters, bizarre situations and even a song or two! “Hey!” delivers a peculiar take on modern life that only the unique imagination of Pat Shortt could conjure up. A show not to be missed. “Hey!” You have been warned! TICKETS: €30.00 incl Booking fee, Unreserved seating
Boating and Stand Up Paddling @ Lough Lannagh Lake with Mayo Adventure Experience
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
Herbfeast 2018 is going residential for the first time since it’s inception!!
Herbalists from Ireland and abroad are coming to share knowledge and stories of plant medicine in the unique intimate setting of Lough Lannagh. Seminars, presentations, demonstrations and herb walks will encompass daily activities, while you can relax in the evening in a mobile sauna, around a camp fire and mingle with our friends and colleagues, some old and some new.
Bike Hire @ Lough Lannagh
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
St. Patrick’s Day in Castlebar
“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.
Mayo play at McHale Park Castlebar Mayo
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.
Ballinrobe Horse Racing
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.
Mayo Pink Ribbon Cycle
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.
West of Ireland Women’s Mini Marathon
What: West of Ireland Women’s Mini Marathon, Castlebar, Mayo.
Why: Lough Lannagh is the perfect based to stay as we have welcomed sport enthusiastics of all ages and abilities for the last four years. Less than 10 minutes walk to start & finish line. Choose from B&B Lodge rooms or Self catering cottages. Group welcome. Rates for accommodation, and / or food for visiting teams, clubs and supporters.
Mayo International Choral Festival
What: Mayo International Choral Festival Where: All over Mayo.
Just 7 minutes walk to competition and gala concert venue. Visiting choirs will experience the warmth & hospitality of local people & choirs, share the spectacular Mayo scenery, lively traditional music, Irish culture, and compete in a great festival. Choose from B&B Lodge rooms or self catering cottages (sleeps 6) min. 2 night stay. Groups welcome and GROUP RATES available for visiting choirs.
Castlebar International Walking Festival
The Castlebar International 4 Days’ Walks Festival has attracted walkers from every corner of the world since it began in 1967. This is the ideal opportunity to walk, talk, and discover the bogs, rivers, mountains and unspoiled beauty of the West of Ireland with kindred spirits. Our self catering cottages are the ideal base in Castlebar, or simply book a bed and breakfast rate in the Lodge. This is the Friendliest of Walking Festivals in Ireland and celebrating it’s 51st year.
Groups WELCOME! Self catering or Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner options available.
Whistle Blast Quartet
What: Live music to light up your day! Exciting, informal and informative workshop for all ages performed by the WhistleBlast Quartet.
Where: On request for residential groups
When: On request for residential groups
Irish Music & Dance Night in Cox’s Pub & Restaurant
Cox’s Bars & Restaurant are proud to present, free of charge, a showcase of world champions in Irish music and dance for the summer.
Every Thursday night from 8pm there will be a riveting performance of the best music and dance in the West. The good news is that Lough Lannagh will supply you with a 10% discount card for use in the restaurant at Cox’s. A SESSION to remember!
Gaelforce West.The original and still the best with a 66km course spanning two counties incorporating trail/mountain running or walking, cycling and kayaking, covering terrain from Connemara, Killary Fjord and Croagh Patrick into Westport Taking you along part of the Wild Atlantic Way. #EntertheElements Book now to avoid disappointment. Groups Welcome.
Medical Student Accommodation Mayo
Looking for medical student accommodation for your placement at Mayo General? Lough Lannagh is just what the doctor ordered. College days are over for a little while! If you’re a medical student and are out on placement at Mayo General, we have got the prefect accommodation for you and lots of facilities too. Every year, students from all over the country stay with us at Lough Lannagh as we offer fantastic medical student rates and are within walking distance of the hospital for when you are on call.
The Jackie Clarke Collection
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.
Knock Marian Shrine
What: Knock Shrine, Religious Pilgrimage. Where: Knock, Mayo. When: All year
Knock Shrine invites you to take part in the ceremonies of Mass, Stations of the Cross, Rosary, Anointing of the Sick, Confession or just to stay & Pray a while. The story began on the evening of Thur 21 Aug. 1879, Our Lady, St. Joseph & St. John the Evangelist appeared at the south gable of the church. Knock ranks among the world’s major Marian Shrines. Lough Lannagh is just a short drive away.
What: Run and Cycle
Where: Westport, Mayo
The Westport Sea2Summit adventure race is a unique event based in the adventure capital of Ireland, Westport. The race will incorporate all the thrills that Westport has to offer, Croagh Patrick, Clew Bay, the Sheaffry Mountains and the new Greenway. Lough Lannagh only 15 minutes drive. Groups Welcome.
Rolling Sun Book Festival
Where: Westport, Mayo
When: 15th to 18th November 2016
A quirky boutique festival that indulges bookworms and connoisseurs of music, song and poetry. Events for children and adults, many free of charge.
Winter Wonderland at Westport House
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 2018 @ 10:00 am – December 23, 2018 @ 6:30 pm
New Year’s Day Swim Achill Island 2019
What:The people of Achill invite you to the Island to wash the cares of 2018 away & jump into the crystal blue sea & embrace 2019. Locals will be on hand with hot soup & there’s live music & craic in the Strand Hotel. Collection on the day will go Achill RNLI Lifeboat.
Where: Dugort Strand, Achill Island, The Strand, Dugort, Co. Mayo
Lough Lannagh Self catering cottages are ideal for your New Year Stay. Groups Welcome.
Mayo Stages Rally
What: Mayo Stages Rally (Details to be confirmed)
Why: Mayo & District Motorsport Club’s annual tarmac stages rally in Mayo.
Where: Headquarters are to be advised. Subject to change. Secure parking and space to work on cars at Lough Lannagh Holiday Village. Choose from B&B Lodge rooms or Self catering cottages. Groups welcome.