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23rd-24th September 2017

Saturday: 11:00am – 5:00pm

Sunday: 12:00pm – 5:00pm

 

FOOD HALL

Visit a fabulous showcase of the very best of local artisan producers! Our local food companies will have a huge range of products for you to sample and purchase! 

Local crafters will also be showcasing their products to Festival goers.

 

FOOD COURT

The food court will be home to local pop-up restaurants creating their signature dishes using solely local produce

 

COOKERY DEMONSTRATIONS

Cookery demonstrations will be running throughout the day with demonstrations from celebrity chefs as well as many local restauranteurs!

 

ACTIVITIES

During the festival, there will be a range of water based activities* on offer including canoeing & rowing taster sessions provided by Erne Paddlers & Row The Erne. Water-based taster sessions have been part-funded by Waterways Ireland and the Get Wet EU Programme. 

Other activities available over the weekend include:

  • Face painters
  • Fantastic Street Entertainers
  • Full Bar Service
  • Marble Arch Caves Global Geopark activities for all the family
  • Lough Erne Heritage Group in attendance giving talks and demonstrations
  • Activities by the National Trust
  • A programme of musical entertainment providing a foot tapping ambience

 

PARKING

As Wellington Place car park will be reserved for Festival Traders and blue badge holders, it is recommended that patrons wishing to attend the festival should park in Castle Place Car Park, off Wellington Road adjacent to Fermanagh House.

 

*As a general rule it is 8 years and above as they have the ability to paddle themselves.  If parents want to go out with younger children, they can on rafted canoes which are quite stable and paddle together as a family.