The 6th Annual West Clare Tractor Run in aid of West Clare Mini-Marathon Cancer Care Centre, Kilkee will take place this Sunday, July, 15th. Registration in Keane’s Bar, Carrigaholt at 12pm, with tractors set to depart the village at 1pm. €20 per tractor. Refreshments in Morrissey’s Bar, with music between 2pm-4pm by The Higglers.
Saturday: Ballyroe Show; Ardrahan Agricultural Show; Castlewellan and District Agricultural Shows and Loughrea Agricultural Show.
Sunday: Dingle (West Kerry Agricultural Show); Oldcastle Agricultural Show; Newcastlewest Agricultural Show; Castlegannon; Ballyvourney-Coolea and Ballyconnelly Agricultural Show.
Coillte Come Home Festival
All roads will lead to one of the biggest festivals in the West of Ireland this weekend. Hosted by Kiltimagh Tourism Festivals, the event is set to kick off on Friday, July, 12th and wrap up on Monday, July, 16th. Highlights include a poetry evening with Terry McDonagh and friends; Jimmy Buckley in the Big Red Barn; a pub quiz; line dancing; and Kavanagh’s Collite Come Home Cup. You can find more information here.
Rare Breed Weekend - Family Farm
To show the importance of rare breeds in Ireland, Agri Aware will host a fun-filled weekend on July, 14th and July, 15th, with several farm tours and activities between 11am-3pm. Representatives from Irish Rare Breed Society’s will also be in attendance at Family Farm at Dublin Zoo.
Image Source: Big Red Barn Facebook