I am going on a Gals Trip to Dublin and it happens to be in September. We wanted to spend a few nights in Galway and heard about the festival In Lisdoonvarna? We are looking for live music and fun at the pubs. Nothing more. Is this worth going to? Thanks so much. My idea of hell , being honest , but some people love it.
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The world famous Lisdoonvarna Matchmaking Festival draws huge crowds of over 20, people to the busy pubs and hotels every year during the whole month of September. Matchmaking is one of Ireland’s oldest traditions and a good deal of it has taken place in Lisdoonvarna during September and early October. The town developed into a tourist centre in the 18th-century when a well-respected Limerick surgeon discovered the positive effects of its mineral waters. It was due to the popularity of these mineral springs and the huge amount of people going there that led to the Lisdoonvarna “matchmaking tradition”.
The month-long festival takes place in Lisdoonvarna, just over 7km from Doolin Village — easily reached by car, bus or taxi. Click here to view Accommodation in Doolin. Please tick the box below that you give us permission to use your name and email to send you our newsletters by email. You can unsubscribe at any time by clicking the link in the footer of our emails.
For the month of September, this tiny spa town of residents hosts the popular Lisdoonvarna Matchmaking Festival — a month-long celebration bringing together hopeful romantics from around the world. The festival is notorious for its lively all-day, all-night dancing and impromptu marriage proposals often triggered after a few pints at the pub. A third-generation matchmaker, Daly is best known for presiding over the festival.
Matchmaking in Lisdoonvarna dates back generations and flourished with the rise of spa tourism in the s.
Europe’s biggest singles festival takes place every September Lisdoonvarna on Irelands Wild Atlantic Way. Music and dancing in every bar from 11am till late.
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Is it just like any other bar scene — see someone you want to talk to, strike up a conversation and maybe ask to dance at some point?? Also, I’ve heard the live music might be country western – am I hoping too much to expect live Irish music? Hoping for some input, and thank you for reading. If you are into the country music scene then don’t forget to bring your cowboy boots and hat and you are sure to attract all the right attention. It’s worth a wander over from Doolin since you’re in the area; it’s just a few minutes away.
My friends and I found it just a bit “hokey” a few years back when we visited. And the crowd Cavan : So as the DE, it sounds like you disfavor the Festival and that is good to know. As for country music, I get a lot of that and probably better quality in my home town and my Ireland trip seeks Doolin -type music. Thanks for the info. Log in to get trip updates and message other travellers. Watch this Topic.
For more than years, people have attended for music, fun and, of course, love. Matchmaker, matchmaker make me a match. Find me a find. Catch me a catch That’s exactly what thousands of attendees have in mind when they attend the annual Lisdoonvarna Matchmaking Festival in autumn. Over 60, attendees gather to enjoy the entertainment, ‘craic’ and the chance to be paired with a special someone.
Matchmaking is one of Ireland’s oldest traditions, and for the last of Ireland, about 10 minute drive from the famous Wild Atlantic Way.
Fri, Sep 4, Lisdoonvarna Music Weekend. Share Lisdoonvarna Music Weekend with your friends.
Will be in Ireland in September and thinking about a night during the week in Lisdoonvarna on our way from Cork to Galway. Is it worth it? Should we stay in Doolin instead or just go on and spend an extra night in Galway? Yes, as a Clare man, I’d recommend a stop over here.
Europe’s biggest singles festival takes place every September Lisdoonvarna on Irelands Wild Atlantic Way. Music and dancing in every bar from till late.
You will be responsible for any damage to the rental property caused by you or your party during your stay. Children allowed – There is a small open stream on the property. There is a small open stream on the property. Pollclabber cottage, a thoroughly modern reconstruction of an old cottage is near Doolin and Lisdoonvarna yet located in a very peaceful rural setting. The Burren is a unique limestone area with rare flora which mainly flower in May. The area is full of megalithic tombs, ancient castles and churches, monuments abound.
Lisdoonvarna is host to a matchmaking festival in September and Doolin has wonderful traditional Irish music in the pubs in the evening time.