Carlingford Oyster Festival

Morgans Fine Fish are proud to sponsor this years Oyster Festival

Fri 8th Aug

4.00pm – Cassely’s Extreme Funfair On The Village Green

Funfair On Village Green From 12.00 noon till late

Live Music In All Bars

Sat 9th Aug

12.30pm – 6.00pm: The Loughs Agency Touch Tank & Cookery Demos Throughout the Day

11.30am – 2.30pm: Historical Guided Tour Of The Medieval Sights Of Carlingford. (Meet at The Tourist Office Fee: €5)

2.00pm – 3.00pm: Welly Oyster Hunt.
Meet at the Sailing Club & Forage on The Shore for The Carlingford Oyster. Hunt Through the Various Sea Shells and Shorelife to find Treasures Hidden Within The Shells. (Wear Wellies!) Prize Giving 3.00pm at the Sailing Club.

4.00pm – 6.00pm: Roaming Magic Show With Tommy Trixter on the medieval streets of Carlingford.

3.00pm – 4.00pm: Childrens Dancing Work Shop Festival Stage At Village Square.

5.00pm – 7.00pm: Live Music With Ireland’s No.1 JCB Man – Seamus Moore & Special Guest Slim Attraction

Live Music In All Bars

Sun 10th Aug

2.00pm: Historical Guided Tour of The Medieval Sights of Carlingford. (Meet at The Tourist Office Fee: €5)

12.30pm – 6.00pm: The Loughs Agency Touch Tank & Cookery Demos Throughout the Day

1.00pm: Four Seasons Hotel Kiddie Entertainment including bouncy castle

1.30pm: World Crab Fishing Championships at King John’s Pier.

12.00pm – 2.00pm: Kayaking & Water Activites at King John’s Pier – Sponsored by Carlingford Adventure Centre

2.30pm: Teddy Bear Picnic at the Carlingford Playground followed by Puppet Show

3.00pm – 5.00pm: Baloon Modelling, Magician & Tommy The Clown Throughout The Afternoon

4.30pm: Carlingford Pipe Band in the Village Centre

5.00pm: Oyster Eating Competition at the Oyster Festival Tent, Village Centre 1st Prize €50,  2nd Prize €30, 3rd Prize €20

5.00pm – 7.00pm: Live music by The Enemies Village Square Stage,

10.00pm Oyster Opening Competition sponsored by the Four Seasons Hotel takes place in the Four Seasons Hotel.
Prizes – 1st place: 2 Night B&B, 2nd Place: Carvery Lunch for 2 people, 3rd Place: 1 Month Membership to the Leisure Club.

Live Music In All Bars

Monday 11th Aug

Cassely’s Extreme Funfair Fairgreen

2.00pm – 9.00pm: End Of Festival Special – All Childrens Rides Only €1 & Adults Rides €2

Loads Of Fun For All The Family!

5.30pm: Traditional Street Sports on Newry Street in association with The Foy Centre Carlingford & Mourneview B&B.
Registration beside the Garda Barracks (also on Newry Street).

Egg & Spoon Race, 3 Legged Race, Sack Race, Mam & Dad Race, Childrens Running Races, Bar Persons Race, Tug of War & Much More. Prizes Galore!
Prize Giving at 7.30pm

10.00pm: End of Festival Dance in Mc Kevitts Village Hotel on the Village Square. Free Admission.

Live Music In All Bars