Fringe Events

Saturday 16th March – St Patrick’s Eve

9.30am: Park Run

Folklore Theme – Lakeland Forum

11am – 2pm: Saints & Sinners Viking Tours

35 minute walking tours of the town with a difference, depart the Diamond at 11am, 1pm & 2pm. Donations to Homestart

11am – 4pm: Folklore Story Telling

On the island with Nuala O’Toole – 4 sessions

11am – 4pm: Kindness Post Box

Colouring station located on Castle Island

From 6.15pm: Illuminated Flotilla featuring live band and food/drink vendors

Catch the inaugural flotilla as its snakes it’s way from the Ardhowen to the Broadmeadow passing underneath the west bridges.


Sunday 17th March – St Patrick’s Day

9.30 am: Junior Park Run

Folklore Theme – Lakeland Forum

11am -2pm: Blue Green Yonder

Free Taster Sessions – try out kayaks, canoes, archery, stand up paddle boarding & even some axe throwing!

11am – 3pm: St Patrick’s Day Craft Fair

Hop on a boat to Castle Island and pick up a special Mother’s Day gift. Coffee shop open 10-4.


All Weekend

Art Gallery

Check our entries to our Folklore Colouring in Competition in the Royal British Legion Club


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