Ulster Fleadh returns to Castlewellan in 2019!

🎶 All roads lead to Castlewellan 🎶

The Ulster Fleadh will return to Castlewellan Co. Down 22nd- 28th of July 2019. We look forward to welcoming everyone back to Castlewellan! 😎 📷 🎶

Keep an eye out for some exciting news over the coming weeks! 👀

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Things to do in Castlewellan: Life Adventure Centre

Based in Castlewellan Forest Park

BOOK ONLINE – https://www.onegreatadventure.com/ 

  • Hill Walking
  • Wet Bouldering
  • Open Canoeing
  • Sit on Top Kayaking
  • Coasteering
  • Mountain Biking
  • Field Archery
  • Raft building
  • Electric Mountain Biking

Join us at our Outdoor Adventure Centre in Ireland’s newest and most exciting outdoor destination, and outdoor capital, the awesome Mourne Mountains, Northern Ireland. A must visit for outdoor adventure seekers, beginner or addict, individual or group, we’ve got it all and more. Stunning mountains, award winning trails, dramatic coastlines and enchanting forests all waiting to be explored. Go island hoping by canoe, take a swim through sea caves, try a forest adventure by bike, or hang out on a rock face. Mild or wild, it’s your choice, for  everything else, from gear hire to guiding we’ve got you covered!

Here’s to the Adventure!

Newry, Mourne and Down Youth Trad Orchestra – Thursday 26th July

This years Ulster Fleadh welcomes the wonderful Newry, Mourne and Down Youth Trad Orchestra to Castlewellan. They will play in St Malachys church in the town on the 26th July at 7pm in what promises to be a fitting setting for an evening not to be missed.

For a small taste of what to expect, check out the video below;

Feeling energetic? Why not try mountain biking when you come to Castlewellan!

When you come to the Fleadh in Castlewellan our town offers something for all the family! Castlewellan forest park boasts excellent mountain bike trails to suit all riders and best of all you can hire all you need from Life Adventure Centre based right in the park – http://www.mountainbikeni.com/providers/life-adventure-centre/hire/

Fancy something a bit more extreme!

Just a 20 minute drive from Castlewellan to the beautiful village of Rostrevor you can find even tougher trails for biking enthusiasts!

Things to do in County Down

When planning your visit to the Ulster Fleadh be sure to take in all County Down has to offer – majestic mountains, a tranquil lough, pretty coastal villages and Michelin-rated restaurants.

Discover NI / Co.Down — Find out more >>

Volunteering at the Fleadh!

Volunteering is at the heart of Comhaltas Ceoltóirí Éireann. Hosting the Ulster Fleadh in an enormous privilege, but the event cannot be a success without necessary volunteers.

Volunteers are required for traffic and carpark marshalling, entrance kiosks, programme selling, information desk, litter picking teams and door keeping at the competition venue. There is something for everyone!

If you can spare a few hours over the weekend, please fill out the form on our website.

All essential training/briefing will be given.

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