WESTIVAL // COLLAGE AND HARVEST AT TEACH SCOILE

TEACH SCOILE by the happy tummy co. Unit 6, Shambles Lane, Bridge StreetWestport,

Teach Scoile’s opening event kicks things off with an evening of conversation, collage and cold beer.  Karen O’Donoghue will be showcasing the fresh harvest of ancient and heritage grain from around the country this October, getting noses stuck into freshly milled grain, explaining why these ancient seeds are what our bowels depend upon. Blended through […]

€50

Fiction Writing and Other Horror Stories – Nuala O’Connor and Sophie White In Conversation.

Yoga Root, the Harbour Mill, The Quay, Westport The QuayWestport,

Tertulia Bookshop is delighted to introduce award winning authors Nuala O'Connor (Nora, Becoming Bell, Miss Emily) and Sophie White (Corpsing - My Body and Other Horror Shows, Unfiltered, Filter This). Spend the evening in our company, where we will be talking all things fiction. Tertulia, a bookshop like no other! is a magical place located […]

€6

Michael McLaughlin Photography Workshop

Meeting point at The Octagon Multi-award-winning photographer Michael McLaughlin shares his boundless knowledge of photography in this intensive and comprehensive workshop.  McLaughlin’s work encompasses many different genres and crosses the worlds of both commercial and fine art photography. During his 20-year career, his photographs have been published worldwide and have also featured on the front […]

€150

Jimmy Lawlor – Painting Workshop

Westival Hub Old Dunnes Stores Building, Castlebar Street, Westport, Co. Mayo

Artist Jimmy Lawlor hosts a workshop in focusing on various painting techniques, including composition, color and texture. He will be demonstrating in acrylic paint. Jimmy Lawlor lives in Westport and has been exhibiting for over 20 years. His much-loved, widely praised work has been likened to the works of the surrealists, with surreal or dreamlike […]

€20

Cosmic Sound Immersion @ Westival Hub

Westival Hub Old Dunnes Stores Building, Castlebar Street, Westport, Co. Mayo

Sitting In Sound - An Immersive Experience through the Healing Art of Sound that will gently vibrate every cell in your body: offering a profound sense of connection and bliss A Surround Sound Experience unlike any other. A live sound experience that will gently vibrate every cell in your body: offering a profound sense of […]

€25

The Little Prince on Planet Earth – Children’s Creative Workshop.

Quay Community Centre The Quay, Cloonmonad,, Westport, Co. Mayo

The Little Prince is a novella by french aviator and writer Antoine de Saint -Exupéry. This well loved children's book, first published in 1943, has sold over 140 million copies. The story follows a young prince who visits various planets in space, including Earth, and addresses themes of loneliness, friendship, love, and loss. Come join […]

Free

Westival Plein Air Paint Out

Plein Air Meet at The Wyatt Hotel, outdoor area , the Octagon  Westport. Sun Oct 23th, 10.00 am. The group will then reconvene to have a drink, a laugh and comparison of their works and the days experiences  at the Cobblers bar at 5pm. What to bring for both event: layers of warm clothing, hat […]

Free

African Drumming Workshop with Anthony McNamee

Westival Hub Old Dunnes Stores Building, Castlebar Street, Westport, Co. Mayo

Anthony Mc Namee invites you to join him for a Djembe African drum Jam an exploration of rhythm using African drums and percussion instruments. Bring the whole family to enjoy playing African drums together and learning some rhythms from around the world. Instruments provided. Workshop suited for all ages no previous experience required.

€15 – €20

Hula Hoop Make & Do Workshop

Westival Hub Old Dunnes Stores Building, Castlebar Street, Westport, Co. Mayo

Westival invites you to take part in this hula hoop making and trick workshop with the wonderful Stevie Wilson! Suitable for ages (10-105) 30/40 minutes - making  30 minutes - learning tricks 

€25

Staff Making Workshop With Gavin Quinn

Westival Hub Old Dunnes Stores Building, Castlebar Street, Westport, Co. Mayo

 Westival invites you to take part in this staff making and trick workshop with the great Gavin Quinn!  Single fire staff spinning is often done at quite high speeds and involves throws and sometimes acrobatics. Combining single fire staff spinning with dance helps to create even more impressive performances. This type of staff spinning is the best place […]

€20

Cosmic Sound Immersion @ Westival Hub

Westival Hub Old Dunnes Stores Building, Castlebar Street, Westport, Co. Mayo

Sitting In Sound - An Immersive Experience through the Healing Art of Sound that will gently vibrate every cell in your body: offering a profound sense of connection and bliss A Surround Sound Experience unlike any other. A live sound experience that will gently vibrate every cell in your body: offering a profound sense of […]

€25

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