Westport Sea Angling Festival

Festivals in County Mayo in the West of Ireland


June 2019

The 2019 Westport Sea Angling Festival will take place in Westport Quay from Wednesday 19th June to Sunday 23rd June.

It is a very well known event among anglers from all over Ireland, England, Scotland Wales and Holland. A day shore competition and a three days boat competition are organised every year since 1956.

Many anglers are attending the festival for over 20 – 30 years on an annual basis.

Events include: Overall, Overseas, Ladies, Junior, Teams of 4 and Teams of 2, Daily prizes and more. The clear waters of the Clew Bay, near Westport, guarantee catches of different varieties of fish ( Dogfish, Bull Huss, Thornback Ray, Blonde Ray, Tope, Ling and Conger).