Connemara Green Festival
October 6th-8th 2017
Ireland’s Vanishing Nature: Challenges & Solutions
We would like to thank everyone involved in this years festival and look forward to doing it all again in 2018! Scroll down to see photos from some of the great events that took place over the weekend.
The Connemara Green Festival is an exciting new festival now in its 3rd year which celebrates Mother Nature, aims to raise awareness of the unique ecology of Connemara and raise funds for biodiversity projects.
Our theme this year is ‘ Ireland’s Vanishing Nature: Challenges & Solutions’. The festival takes place from Friday 6th October to Sunday 8th October and is based in Letterfrack village, Connemara, at the foot of the majestic Connemara National Park on the Wild Atlantic Way.
Enjoy inspiring events including walks with local ecologists and historians, nature workshops, foraging on the seashore, hill walks, learning about local fauna and flora, outdoor activities, vegetarian cooking demonstrations, pond dipping in the Connemara National Park, kayaking, stand up paddle boarding and boat trips in Letterfrack Bay. Kids and adults are welcome and many events are free to attend.