The beautiful twin towns of Killaloe and Ballina will become a hive of activity from Thursday 29th June – Sunday 2nd July 2017 as they celebrate Ireland’s Greatest High King in his native place during the 24th Annual “Féile Brian Ború”.
Brian Ború was born in Killaloe over a millennium ago and was crowned High King of Ireland in 1002. Traditionally, the seat of the High King of Ireland was at the Hill of Tara, but Brian broke with this tradition and ruled the country from his fort in Killaloe; the remnants of which can still be seen today.
Féile Brian Ború promises to be a great four days of unrivaled fun and entertainment for all the family. Experience a staggering array of events including: A stunning Fireworks display over the River Shannon, historical guided tours, Family Fun Day with traditional Carnival Games, Archery, traditional craft workshops, Animal Magic with their amazing display of animals, Welly Throwing Competition, Garden party, Féile Feis, Strut your Mutt Fun Dog Show, Children’s Art Competition, Art exhibitions & displays, Street Theatre, Live Music, Shannon Swim, Water events, Farmers Market, Craft Fair and much, much more.
So come along and help to commemorate Brian Ború in style – Fun and entertainment for all the family is guaranteed.
For further information contact:
Visitor Information – www.discoverkillaloe.ie