Festivals & Events

Doonbeg is a real festival village with events happening throughout the year, so make a note in your diary to spend an exhilarating weekend with us enjoying the very best of drama, dancing, dining and jazz.

St. Patrick’s Day Parade

Doonbeg has a bright and vibrant St Patrick’s Day parade through the village. A great day out for all the family.

West Clare Drama Festival

Drama groups from all over Ireland perform a wide and varied repertoire for the appreciative audiences who pack the theatre each evening.

Doonbeg International Jazz Festival

With an excellent line up of local and international musicians, it’s a weekend of entertainment to remember and all the concerts are free.

Declan Hayes Memorial Weekend This Event is not going ahead in 2018

The Declan Hayes Memorial half marathon and 10k run is a charity event in memory of Declan Hayes from Doonbeg, who died in a motorbike accident in 2010.

Doonbeg One Act Drama Festival

The One Act Drama Festival has been taking place since 1989 and occurs in November each year.

Willie Keane Memorial Weekend

This weekend of music, song and dance is our tribute to Willie Keane, with numerous events happening in the pubs and a concert in the local hall.