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Lisdoonvarna Matchmaking Festival

Date
Aug 30 2019 - Sep 30 2019
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Address

Lisdoonvarna, Clare,
T: +353(0)657074005

Come to Lisdoonvarna for a month long celebration of music, dancing and matchmaking in September. Music & dancing from 11am in morning until the small hours of the night. It's over 160 years old, started as a place for bachelor farmers to meet a wife

Lisdoonvarna matchmaking festival is a unique event celebrating love, music and dancing over a whole month in September. If you love dancing, are up for a bit of 'craic' and enjoy live music there is no other event that rivals Lisdoonvarna. This years line up includes The Stunning, Hermitage Green, The Riptide Movement,
All Folk'd Up as well as irelands top country music stars, Derek Ryan, Mike Denver and Cliona Hagan and Barry Kirwan. Meet Ireland's last traditional matchmaker Willie Daly and touch his lucky book and you could be married in six months.