DiscoverBundoran_CarnivalWeekend.cdrFull Details of Bundoran’s Summer Carnival to follow!

Saturday July 18th:

Carnival Workshops at Bundoran Retail Park –

Workshops coordinated by dark daughter productions  

Unit 1   Retail Park Bundoran

Kids storytelling session / interactive fun   11am to 12 noon

All ages

Adm 5e     family rate available

Kids carnival workshops                                               12.30pm to 2pm  

Kids drumming workshop

Kids dance workshop

Ages 5yrs upward

Adm. €5   family rate available

All participants are invited back at 7pm to costume up and be in summer carnival parade

Family fun make and do carnival workshop /carnival prop / banner making workshop

Face painting                                         3pm to 5pm

Family rate 10e for family ( up to 4 in family)

On street circle drumming (bank of ire) 3pm to 5pm 

Facepainting also at this location   2pm to 7pm

All participants are invited back at 7pm to costume up and be in summer carnival parade


Circle drumming workshop      6pm to 8pm

Adults and teens

6pm to 8pm

Free to all

Carnival costuming / formation and line up         7pm to 8pm


Free Carnival Entertainment at Bundoran Adventure Park

Carnival Parade at 8pm (free)

Fireworks Display at 10.30pm (free) – Viewing area at Main Beach Car Park or along sea front.


Sunday July 19th:

Sandcastle Competition at 11am (free)

Vintage Car Display at 12 midday at West End Car Park (small admission charge)

Car Show Flyer

Street Party at 4pm on Main Street including bouncy castles, rodeo ring, bungee run and more. (free)

This is a FREE event for all the family and will include bouncy castles, a bungee run, an obstacle course, a rodeo ring, Unstoppable Street Band, facepainting, and lots more!

Traffic Restrictions:

Main Street Bundoran will be closed to through traffic from 3pm until 8.30pm on Sunday evening 19th July.

Event traffic can divert via Atlantic Way or Tower Lane for parking.

Through traffic for Donegal or Sligo should use the main N15 Bundoran Bypass

Parking restrictions will be in place on Main Street from 1.30pm on Sunday afternoon.

Cars will not be permitted to park on Main Street for the duration of the event and parked cars must have vacated the Main Street area (between the Olympic Towers and the Grand Central Hotel junction by 2.30pm).

Event Parking:

Parking for the event will available at Station Road Car Park (Library/Supervalu) and also at Atlantic Way – parking is free after 6pm.  Free parking is also available in the West End Car Park all year round.

Disabled Parking:

Disabled parking will be available at Station Road between the roundabout outside the Medical Centre and the Main Street


Any updates on the event due to weather will be communicated via our website, Facebook, Twitter and Ocean FM.