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Hope for Tomorrow by Chanelle Walshe

Hope for Tomorrow by Chanelle Walshe

Town Hall Theatre Gallery, daily 12 pm – 6 pm. Opening reception, Wednesday 24th at 4 pm Town Hall Theatre Chanelle Walshe’s paintings reflect ...
Yarns for Youngsters

Yarns for Youngsters

In this special Halloween event for young festival patrons, extracts from Heinrich Hoffman’s 1845 bedtime classic Struwwelpeter are read by Eileen O’Mara Walsh. A collection of madcap morality fables that are far from cutesy, this hilarious book revels in the dire consequences suffered by children who misbehave.
Lego Competition

Lego Competition

BrickX Club Mayo is back with Westivals’ annual Lego Competition. This year’s theme is ‘Home’. The competition is open to 4-16 year-olds.

Plein Air Paint-Out

Plein Air Paint-Out

Open-Air Painting/Sketching. The Creel, Westport Quay Sunday 28th, 10.30am (sharp). Reconvene at the Towers Pub, The Quay at 4.30 pm - ...
Stinging Fly Seminar and Book Launch

Stinging Fly Seminar and Book Launch

Stinging Fly Press editor Declan Meade will give a fascinating talk on getting published and launch Stinging Fly Stories.
'Wishbone Moon’ - A collection of International Women’s Haiku

'Wishbone Moon’ - A collection of International Women’s Haiku

Join us for the launch of this groundbreaking anthology of haiku by women from six continents.
Flash Mob Fiction

Flash Mob Fiction

Anytime on Friday, Saturday + Sunday. Surprise locations all over Westport FREE Westival witches of words Kate Carty...
GAA MAAAD

GAA MAAAD

We are Mayo. We are Dublin. We are not your typical sports fans. We want to explore Irish identity through our love for art and GAA.
Time Travel Tours

Time Travel Tours

Join Time Travel Tours for a journey of shipwrecks & adventures throughout Westport Town. 
The Ritz Brothers

The Ritz Brothers

A magical show in which an eclectic, eccentric acoustic set of modern classic covers sways beside all sorts of stories, tall and funny.
The Gráinne Alien Halloween Ball feat. The Clandestinos

The Gráinne Alien Halloween Ball feat. The Clandestinos

Our Halloween Ball has an out-of-this-world theme: Gráinne-Alien. Come dance the light years away with pirate zombies and Galactica Gráinne!
Pop-Up Gaeltacht with Aindrias De Staic.

Pop-Up Gaeltacht with Aindrias De Staic.

Join us for Cathair na Mart’s first ever Pop-Up Gaeltacht as we delve into the memories of summers past and go back to the glorious Gaeltacht days.