Achill Seafood Festival

Festivals in County Mayo in the West of Ireland

FESTIVALS

July 2017

The 2017 Achill Seafood Festival celebrates the maritime culture and it takes place throughout Achill Island from Saturday 1st July to Monday 31st July.

Each year Feile na Mara kicks off with with the Achill Island Half Marathon and 10K Run.

The festival programme is fully packed with exciting events such as boat trips to neighbouring islands (weather permitting), nightly traditional music sessions, guided nature walks, family fun party nights, family quizzes, sports days, open air movies, summer camps, art classes and more.

Freshly caught fish is always available on the menus of restaurants.

Also visitors will enjoy many adventure sports activities available on the island throughtout the festival.