Cape Clear Walking Talking Festival 2012

Cape Clear Walking Talking Festival 2012


Friday 4 May 2012

6pm                             Tourist Office Opens for Registrations & Information

6.30 pm                       A few words of welcome outside the Tourist Office.

7.00 pm                       A short historical walk around North Harbour cost €5

8.00 pm                       Recommended evening meal in upstairs in Club Cléire, to be joined by local musicians. Please book in Siopa Beag, cost €15.

10.00 pm                     Traditional informal session in Club with local musicians – musician and singers are invited to contribute.

Saturday 5 May 2012

9.30 – 10.30 am          Tourist Office open for registrations and information

10am – 12.00 noon      Garden Walk with Sally Davies – Explore the ring and call into some local gardens on the way, cost €5

12 noon – 1 pm           Tourist Office open

12.30 – 4.00 pm          Explore some of the historical, archaeological and other sites of Cape Clear with Author and Poet Chuck Kruger visiting the former fish  farm, now vegetable production in polytunnells, and the Island heritage      centre cost €7 ( including contribution towards heritage centre)

8.00  pm                      Recommended evening meal Ciarán Danny Mikes, cost €15 to be pre booked, to be joined by some of the guides.

10.00 pm                     Music Session – Ciarán Danny Mikes

Sunday 6 May 2012

11.30am – 12.30pm     Tourist Office open for registrations and information

12.00 – 3 pm                Rediscover the new improved marked trails with Seamus Ó’Drisceoil,    visiting the island goat farm en route, cost €5

1.00 pm to 3.00 pm     Tourist Office open.

3pm                             Circumnavigate the Island in the Dún an Óir 11 with commentary by Niamh Ní Drisceoil – weather permitting, cost €7

4.30 pm – 5.30 pm      Tourist Office open.

5 pm – 7 pm                NEW EVENT – Nature Walk with resident ecologist Geoff Oliver, discover the emerging flora and fauna with our entertaining local ecologist, cost €5

Monday 7 May 2012

11.30 – 12.30              Tourist Office open

12.00                           Historical Walk around Island

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