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The Santa Express at Oakfield Park

By | December 1st, 2019|

Amidst the twinkling of Christmas lights and joyful singing of happy elves, The Santa Express Train at Oakfield Park awaits to take you through glittering forests to visit Father Christmas. Running from 1st to 23rd December, and with new and exciting features this year, The Santa Express at Oakfield Park is open for booking and tickets are selling fast. Children and families of all [...]

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‘The Sleepers’ Halloween Event at Oakfield Park

By | November 3rd, 2019|

A terrifying new immersive Halloween event is coming to Donegal. Halloween lovers and thrill seekers will be left terrified by Oakfield Park’s new Halloween experience, The Sleepers, which takes place in Difflin Woods on Saturday 2nd and Sunday 3rd November. Performed by West End actors, from international theatre company, Almost Burgundy, The Sleepers event will see brave souls make [...]

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Letterkenny Halloween Fest 2019

By | October 31st, 2019|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

The annual Letterkenny Halloween Fest returns this year on October 31st. Join us in town for a day of Halloween fun and activities. Head to the Letterkenny Halloween Fest hub at Market Centre from 12.30pm and take part in fancy dress competitions, our trick or treat trail, face painting, our scream room and lots of Halloween [...]

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Fourth Letterkenny Cathedral Quarter Literary Festival

By | October 18th, 2019|Tags: , , , , , , |

Cathedral Quarter Goes Literary! From 18th – 20th October Following on from the success of its Literary Festival in recent years Letterkenny’s Cathedral Quarter is aiming for even bigger and better things this year when its fourth festival kicks off on Friday October 18. And the main organiser of the event, Donnan Harvey, has no hesitation in putting out [...]

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Culture Night 2019

By | September 20th, 2019|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Culture Night has grown steadily since its inception in 2006, with inspiring commitment from local authorities, cultural organisations and community collaborators throughout the country. This will be Letterkenny’s 11th occasion to take part in Culture Night, providing a truly unique opportunity for people of all ages to enjoy Irish Culture and Heritage. In common with other [...]

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Letterkenny Busking Festival 2019

By | August 24th, 2019|Tags: , , , |

The Annual Letterkenny Busking Festival is taking place along Letterkenny Main Street on Saturday the 24th of August 2019. The festival is open to all types of musicians, singers, street entertainers and music groups. It is free to take part in the festival and there is 1000 Euro worth of cash prizes up for grabs. The [...]

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#LoveDonegal – 6 Things To Experience

By | August 14th, 2019|Categories: Things to Do|Tags: , |

Donegal has so much to see, do and explore and the #LoveDonegal campaign inspired us to share some great experiences across Donegal. Whether you’re on a day trip or here for a longer stay, here are 6 things to experience in Donegal: Traditional Irish Music and Culture Ireland and Donegal is famous for its warm welcome. [...]

Ceol le Chéile, The Donegal Choir of Ages

By | July 28th, 2019|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

With special guest MOYA BRENNAN. This very special choir is an intergenerational vocal ensemble made up of over 100 older people, children and young people, male and female, from all walks of life in Donegal. An initiative of Donegal County Council’s Social Inclusion Unit, the project was conceived last year as part of the Donegal Age [...]

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Oakfield Park’s Live Music In The Lakeside Marquee

By | July 28th, 2019|Tags: , , , , , |

Live Music Event in Oakfield Park, Donegal As part of its 280th birthday celebrations, Oakfield Park will host a special music and family event on Sunday, 28th July. Donegal band, In Their Thousands will headline the event, with support from top local singer-songwriter, Dean Maywood. The live music event takes place in the stretch tent marquee, overlooking [...]

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Distorted Perspectives & Disturbance

By | July 20th, 2019|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Disturbance present a day-long festival of contemporary international psychedelia, punk and independent music with staggered sets throughout the evenings across two Letterkenny venues. Headlined by one of Ireland’s finest artists, the intense and hypnotic The Altered Hours are joined by London-based Cowboy Flying Saucer, Donegal’s own Aul Boy, the esoteric anti-pop of The Barbiturates, plus the [...]

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