Loughrea Medieval Festival 2017 Submissions

Submissions for Loughrea Medieval Festival 2017 now open

Submissions for Loughrea Medieval Festival 2017 now open

From Friday 25 – Sunday 27 August, the medieval town of Loughrea, Co. Galway will once again host a spectacular free weekend of events at the 4th annual Loughrea Medieval Festival. The award winning festival is now the biggest and best medieval festival in Ireland. Walled Towns Day in Loughrea will take place on Sunday 27 August.

Those wishing to take part in Loughrea Medieval Festival 2017 are invited to submit proposals and ideas to the Festival for consideration. Please include:

– relevant detailed description
– costs involved
– duration
– photos/videos

please email proposal to loughreamedievalfestival@gmail.com

Founded in 1236, Loughrea is truly distinctive, as it has the only surviving functioning Medieval Moat in Ireland. A reminder that this is a medieval festival, so please keep this in mind if considering submitting a proposal

* Re-enactments & Living History
* Traditional Craft Demonstrations
* Music, dance, plays & storytelling
* Family entertainment
* Talks/Lectures
* Falconry, animals
* Archery
* Artists * Photographers
* other

Submission deadline: Sunday 5 March, 2017

Please note: application for trade stalls will be announced at a later date.