Events Calendar

Festival Programme

Find out about our events here. You will be able to find out about the times, dates and locations for all festival events.



The Festival in 3 minutes

Click the play button above to check out our three minute video of the 2012 Ardmore Pattern Festival.



Ardmore in Pictures

A beautiful village. A wonderful, family-friendly festival. Have a glance through our gallery for some great pictures of both.

Wohoo !! It’s the BIG WEEKEND !!

After five fabulous days of entertainment in our lead up events it’s finally the Big Weekend and we welcome you to a jam packed programme with entertainment and activities for all the family, annual favourites such as an amazing fireworks display in the bay, treasure hunt, duck race, dog show, farmers market & car boot […]

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Our sides ache after Deirdre O’Kane !

If you were lucky enough to be there you know exactly how we feel today ! Ross Browne warmed up us and Deirdre made our sides ache with her hilarous show 1Dee.

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Mary Black Live in Concert

Mary Black performed beautifully in St Declan’s Church. Please see our Facebook Page for photos.

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Annual Antique Fair & Afternoon Tea

The 10th Ardmore Pattern Festival begins at 12noon on Sunday, 17th July with Ardmore’s Antique Fair & Afternoon Tea hosted by the Ardmore/Grange Guild of the ICA. An annual favourite, antique dealers from around the country will display their wares in St Declan’s Hall so if you feel like splashing out on something with a […]

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Mind, Body & Lift Your Spirit

On Sunday 24th the school will be transformed in to a haven of calm and tranquility for adults who are invited to experience pranic healing, acupuncture, reflexology, reiki, shamanic healing and meditation at ‘Mind, Body & Life Your Spirit’. There will also be free blood pressure & blood sugar checks and taster classes in zumba, […]

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An Audience with Marita Conlon McKenna

Marita Conlon McKenna will talk to the children on her well loved Children’s books at 10.30am in Ardmore National School on Saturday 23rd July and will also speak in St Paul’s Church at 12.30pm. Marita is an award winning Irish writer of adult and children’s fiction. Her first book, Under the Hawthorn Tree, which was […]

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