Loughrea Medieval Festival

28th-30th August, 2015

2015 list of events coming soon!

Loughrea, County Galway will once again transform into a bustling medieval town for the 2nd Annual Award Winning Loughrea Medieval Festival, on August 28-30, 2015. Celebrate this years ‘Gathering of the Clans’ festival, packed full of family fun, cultural and heritage events.


Loughrea Medieval Festival is a 3 day event taking place 28th-30th August, 2015.


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Loughrea Medieval Trail

Discover Loughrea’s Medieval past

About Loughrea Medieval Festival

The town of Loughrea in County Galway is home to Ireland’s only functioning Medieval town moat.

The festival committee aim to engage with all age groups, in this family friendly weekend taking place to coincide with National Heritage Week.


A special thanks to The Heritage Council, Irish Walled Towns Network, and Galway County Council for their grant funding and support. A big thank you also to the individuals, groups and businesses at local level who supported Loughrea’s 1st Medieval Festival.

Galway County Council

Galway County Council

Irish Walled Towns Network

Irish Walled Towns Network

National Heritage Week

National Heritage Week

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