Venue: Merriman Hotel, Kinvara
Date: October 28th - 7 pm
Cost: € 25 per person (Dinner 4 courses)

Accommodation in the Hotel - Double / Twin Rooms € 90 b & b, Triple € 110 b & b & Single Supp + € 20.
Other accommodation options are also available around the town.
If there is a bus demand, a bus will be organized on a Sunday evening and an evening again on Monday.
There are only a few tickets available, so it’s advisable to book them ASAP.



 

Saturday 25th August
10.00 am Sea fishing
03.00 pm Gleoteoga Beaga & Móra Race

Sunday 26th August
03.00 pm  Báid Mhóra & Leath Bháid Race                          



 

 Sunday 19th August
 11.00 pm:  Skippers meeting on the pier 
 12.00.pm:  Báid Mhóra & Leath Bháid race 
 Sailors dinner in the pub after the race

On the third weekend of August many hookers take part in a three-day revival of the old working days: after loading the boats with turf in Connemara, the hookers sail to Kinvara for Cruinniú na mBád - The Gathering of the Boats - which represents a celebration of the commerce traditions once existing between the coasts. On the third weekend of August many hookers take part in a three-day revival of the old working days: after loading the boats with turf in Connemara, the hookers sail to Kinvara for Cruinniú na mBád - The Gathering of the Boats - which represents a celebration of the commerce traditions once existing between the coasts. 

11 August: Gleoiteoga Móra & Beaga race is on Saturday at 4.00pm.
Skippers meeting at 2.30pm.
12 August: Báid Mhóra & Leath Bháid race is on Sunday at 3.30pm.
Skippers meeting at 2.30pm.