No visit to Connemara is complete without a visit to Inishbofin Island, one of the most westerly islands off the Irish coastline.

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Events

Inishbofin Island Arts Festival 2017 – April 28th – 30th

The Inishbofin Arts Festival will run from April 28th to 30th 2017! As usual the festival will showcase the best of Irish talent as well as island-based craftspeople and performers!  We are super excited to welcome Finbar Furey to the island for the first time as well as singer/songwriters Rosie Carney and LAOISE, folk/bluegrass band Jig Jam, Moycullen soprano Aimee Banks and our dear […] Read more …

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Inishbofin Half Marathon and 10k – May 13th 2017

This unique weekend takes place on beautiful Inishbofin Island, situated 7 miles off the Connemara coast. The island is steeped in history, and is renowned for its traditional music and unspoilt sandy beaches. The Half Marathon & 10k will take place on Saturday 13th May. Whether you’re a serious runner looking for a new challenge, […] Read more …

Inishbofin Island Walking Festival

Annual Inishbofin Island Walking Festival will take place from Friday April 21st to Sunday April 23rd.  Enjoy a weekend of walking amid stunning Atlantic coast scenery, crystal clear waters, green coast award winning beaches surrounded by rich natural, built and cultural heritage, all in the company of expert, local guides. Online ticket sales now open! Get […] Read more …

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Inishbofin Regatta

We look forward to another great day of Currach racing, an opportunity to celebrate the skill and expertise of local and visiting boatmen. Watch them carefully navigate their way round the harbour in a number of competitive races: this year we can expect a mixed doubles race, a men’s four oar race and a men’s […] Read more …

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Inishbofin Set Dancing and Trad Weekend

This annual festival is emerging as the perfect way to wrap up the end of summer and embrace the winter. The Inishbofin Set dancing and Trad Weekend has proven to be an impressive occasion resulting in Inishbofin overflowing with talent in the shape of dancers, musicians and artists alike. Building on the exceptional success of […] Read more …

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Bia Bó Finne – A Taste of Inishbofin Food Festival

Held over the first weekend of October, ‘Bia Bofinne – A Taste of Inishbofin’ celebrates all things local, with a focus on traditional food, arts and crafts from this exceptionally beautiful part of the country. With great events such as shoreline foraging, fish filleting, and butchery as well as numerous cookery demonstrations with chefs from all over […] Read more …