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Whatever your interest, there´s a festival for you! Donegal boasts a year-round programme of unique and exciting festivals and events with something to suit every taste. Check out our comprehensive calendar of Festivals and Events in Donegal.

Cranafest 2019


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Oct 18th- Oct 20th - Buncrana

Crana Fest is a 2-day event for all disciplines of kayaking; sea, lough and river from Grade 2 to Grade 4. It is based in Buncrana, Inishowen, Co. Donegal and takes place in Lough Swilly and the Crana River.

This exciting event is now in its 10th year, its open to all abilites and attracts participants from all over the world. Inish Adventures who organise Crana Fest is number one for BCU Paddlesport National Courses in Ireland. For Crana Fest we include a variety of skill sessions with top coaches from all over Ireland and the UK. Over the years Crana Fests reputation has grown and attracted paddlers from all over the world to experience the event. Many who attend return year after year to enjoy the craic and the experience of the entire event weekend. Some continue their stay to enjoy the Wild Atlantic Way that surrounds us.

Crana Fest weekend package includes entry to races, 2 x coach-led sessions and a goodie bag including an event T-shirt with prizes for winners. Attendees must book at least 2 weeks in advance to get their t-shirt in the welcome pack!


Starts Friday 18 October 2019
Ends Sunday 20 October 2019
Type Festival and Events


€54.23 – €75.58

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