Inspired by The Gathering 2013, The Festival of the Pirate Queen will run again from the 2nd – 5th May 2014. This new festival – celebrating the life of Grace O’Malley, one of the most inspirational women in Irish history – will take place throughout Clew Bay, the land base for her sea-faring adventures and her old stomping ground.
Enjoy a whole huge variety of activities celebrating Grace O'Malley in Westport, Clare Island, Louisburgh, Newport, Mulranny and Achill Island.
Here are just some of the events from the full programme to be announced….
- Yawl racing on Achill Island
- Grainne Ale Festival at Westport House
- Pirate Queen Adventure Race on Clare Island
- Heaps of music, shows, heritage and entertainment all over Clew Bay
Find Out More At: http://destinationwestport.com/event/festival-pirate-queen-2014/http://www.piratequeenfestival.ie