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10th Birthday Celebrations for Cara Bundoran Run

On the weekend of the 13th and 14th of March 2020, the 10th annual Cara Bundoran Run will be staged in the county Donegal seaside town and expects to welcome up to 2,500 athletes to compete in the 5k, 10k and 10 mile runs. The event which has been growing and growing for the last number of years [...]

By |2019-11-13T15:37:02+00:00November 13th, 2019|Categories: Latest News|0 Comments

Three in a row for Team Ireland in Celtic Cup Surf Comp

Team Ireland has emerged victorious in the annual Celtic Cup Surf Competition which was staged in Bundoran over the weekend. The competition was resurrected in 2017 after a gap of a number of years and the Irish have been the winners each year since. Tiernan McCrea (Ireland) and Craig McLachlan (Scotland) A party [...]

By |2019-11-12T10:28:04+00:00November 12th, 2019|Categories: Latest News|0 Comments

Horslips and more for Rory 2020

The legendary Horslips are amongst the headline acts which have been announced for the Rory Gallagher International Tribute Festival which will take place from the 28th - 31st of May 2020. The 18th Rory Gallagher International Tribute Festival is set to be a very Special celebration of the Late Rory Gallagher with a legendary line [...]

By |2019-11-07T09:38:26+00:00November 7th, 2019|Categories: Latest News|0 Comments

Celtic Cup Surf Competition for Bundoran this weekend

Ireland’s Surf Capital, Bundoran, will once again play host to the Celtic Cup surf competition this weekend when the Scottish Surf Team will compete against the Irish Surf Team. The Irish will be fighting to retain the cup having won it for the past two years (2018 in Scotland and 2017 in Bundoran). The competition [...]

By |2019-11-04T10:46:19+00:00November 4th, 2019|Categories: Latest News|0 Comments

Allingham Festival launches this weekend

The annual Allingham Arts Festival launches officially this weekend with a gig from singer, songwriter & comedian Little John Nee at the Thatch in Ballyshannon. The 2019 Festival will bring artwork and poetry, journalism, comedy and drama to Ballyshannon. From November 6th thru 10th, Allingham Festival attractions will include: A Tribute to Donegal playwright Frank [...]

By |2019-10-14T10:07:32+01:00October 14th, 2019|Categories: Latest News|0 Comments

Bia Bundoran Food & Drink Festival hailed a success

The inaugural Bia Bundoran Food & Drink Festival has been hailed a massive success by attendees and organisers following the first staging of the event over the weekend. More than 25 local food providers, restaurants, cafes and suppliers collaborated over the weekend to showcase the wide range of food and drink available in the seaside [...]

By |2019-09-22T16:53:13+01:00September 22nd, 2019|Categories: Latest News|0 Comments

Chef Brian McDermott to officially launch Bia Bundoran

Author, broadcaster, award winning celebrity chef and chef/proprietor of the newly restored Foyle Hotel in Moville, Brian McDermott will officially open the Bia Bundoran Food & Drink Festival this Friday evening. The launch will take place in Madden’s Bridge Bar and will also incorporate the launch of the limited edition Roguey Pale Ale which has [...]

By |2019-09-16T16:50:07+01:00September 16th, 2019|Categories: Latest News|0 Comments

Top Drink options for Bia Bundoran

Food and drink in Bundoran go hand in hand and as well as a multitude of food options this festival weekend, there's also plenty of drink available too, including our very own exclusive limited edition Roguey Pale Ale brewed just four miles away in Ballyshannon at Donegal Brewing Company! Check out the options below! Roguey [...]

By |2019-09-16T14:09:23+01:00September 16th, 2019|Categories: Blog|0 Comments

Top homemade options for Bia Bundoran

From one end of town to the other, there's no shortage of homemade and homebaked offerings to snack on or to make a meal out of! Check out some of the specials available across the festival weekend (Friday September 20th to Sunday September 22nd 2019) below: Afternoon Tea at the Salty Fox Voted the best [...]

By |2019-09-16T14:06:54+01:00September 16th, 2019|Categories: Blog|0 Comments

Top Burger options for Bia Bundoran

Locally sourced meat is of huge importance to the food trade here in Bundoran and over the Bia Bundoran festival weekend there's plenty of options for burgers and one massive burger challenge! Check out the details below! Bundoran Burger Bonanza at Caroline's Cafe Not one, but 4 different burgers to try out across the weekend! [...]

By |2019-09-16T14:05:50+01:00September 16th, 2019|Categories: Blog|0 Comments