10 Years on the Go – Connemara’s Mountain Walking Festival

Every year Leenane play’s host to the Conemara’s Mountain Walking Festival – now they reached their 10th birthday and its still going strong. This May Bank Holiday will see Connemara Mountain Walking Festival, formerly Leenane Mountain Walking Festival, celebrate it’s 10th anniversary. Each year the organisers offer stunning walks to suit all abilities and like […]

Clifden nominated for Enterprising Town Awards 2017

Bank of Ireland has launched a national competition to find the country’s most enterprising town. After a recent successful application to be considered for the award, Clifden has been nominated for the Enterprising Town Awards 2017 along with The Latin Quarter, Headford, Ballinasloe, Portumna, Oranmore, Loughrea and Salthill in various categories. In May 2017 Clifden […]

Fáilte Ireland launches its Wild Atlantic Way Domestic media autumn campaign

From September to mid October 2017 €500k to be spent on marketing the west of Ireland to the domestic Irish Market. Announcement from Fáilte Ireland Embrace the Wild Atlantic Way of Life. From this week television and radio ads encouraging Irish people to get away from it all and explore Ireland’s west coast will be broadcast across national […]

Have Your Say on Greenways Nationally before – Deadline 14.7.2017

The Minister for Transport Shane Ross has issued a public consultation paper on the development of a new Greenways Strategy. —————————- Strategy for the Future Development of Greenways Public Consultation Paper May 2017 & at http://www.smartertravel.ie/sites/default/files/uploads/2017_05_19%20Publication%20Version_0.pdf  ——————— The Chamber previously sent in a submission on the Dublin to Galway Greenway but will also be sending in a submission […]

Connemara Chamber launches brand new website

Connemara Chamber of Commerce launches a brand new website to serve its members and the wider community. The site has been sponsored by Humdinger Digital – a Clifden digital marketing company who specialist in high end websites at a reasonable price. See Latest News & Updates: https://connemarachamber.ie/blog/ Other site features include: Play Online Lotto Weekly Lotto Comprehensive […]

Connemara Chamber is contributing to the WAW Experience Development Plan

Fáilte Ireland have recently invited local tourism businesses, individuals, tourism and community group members, and all other interested parties to be part of the creation of a ‘Connemara / Aran Islands Visitor Experience Development Plan’. This new Experience Development Plan aims to help ensure continued growth in visitor numbers to the region and will also […]