August 2023 will see the return of a music festival to Castlebar for the first time in many years.
The 1798 Castlebar Festival is being run as a partnership between Castlebar Lions Club, Mayo County Council and other local groups. This is not only an opportunity to showcase Castlebar as the county town and a historical centre at the heart of the 1798 rebellion, it is also an opportunity to invite those who have moved further afield to come home and reconnect with family, family and the town.
Discover the history of Castlebar and its significance at the heart of the 1798 rebellion.
A great chance to get the family out and learn about our wonderful towns rich heritage and have fun doing it!
It’s also a super opportunity to invite people who have moved further afield to come home and reconnect with family, friends and the town itself! Take a look at our proposed schedule, there’s an event for everyone.