On the weekend of 16 -18 June, the village of Rosses Point will again celebrate it's Maritime heritage with the annual Shanty Festival. Beginning at 20:00 on Friday through to 19.00 on Sunday, local, national and international acts will perform Shanties and Sea Songs at various indoor/outdoor venues.
There is an Open to All Workshop on Singing a Shanty, the colourful Family Pirate Parade/Theatre, and various boat and sailing races along with the popular Duck Race. All events, except the concert on Friday night, are free.
The Festival supports the work of the RNLI.
Readers are advised to check with the organiser before relying on the details published here.
16 June - 18 June 2023