Eigse Festival 12th August 2017

Following successful events in 2015 and 2016 this event will happen again in 2017 and more information will appear here when it is confirmed.

Contact Anna 085 937 1879 or Luke 086 311 9660 for more information.


Information on previous year’s events


Invited speakers will share their hopes and wishes and intentions on this theme. There will be 6 talks/workshops with a break for lunch in the middle.

The talks will be followed by a fireside Talking Circle, where there will be a chance for everyone to discuss the ideas/ suggestions raised by the speakers and to contribute other relevant knowledge / understandings.

In the evening there will also be a bonfire with Music and Storytelling around the fire.


Tickets are 20 euro before 1st August (online or by cheque)
or 25 euro after or on the day click here to book.

Note camping is 15 euro per tent, payable on arrival.

This is a not-for-profit event, any profits will go towards next year’s event.


Facilitator/speakers in previous years:
Cáit Branigan, Bev & Del Richardson, Nial O’Murchu, Con Connor, Jack Roberts, Deirdre Wadding, Fran Greene, Luke Eastwood, Niall MacCoitir, Harmonia Saille, Vinnie Woods, Dagda & Boan Segais, Daithi O’Laoidhigh, John Wilmott, Tara Roche, Cathal O’Droighneain, John-Paul Patton, Claire Roche, Eimear Burke



Accommodation is available on site, however there are limited places, especially for indoors (B&B etc).
Booking in advance is essential for either Friday or Saturday night as camping/B&B places cannot be guaranteed on the day.

B&B 35 euro per person per night. People who book for 2 nights will be given preference.
Half board 50 euro for B&B for lunch or dinner per night – tea and biscuits included during the day.
Full board 65 euro for B&B lunch and dinner per night – tea and biscuits included during the day + desert.

Camping 15 euro per person not including breakfast. Breakfast 15 euro.

If you are not staying full or half board. Marlene can provide a light lunch e.g. soup/ bread – humus and two salads for 15 euro per person.

If all the available places are filled there are several B&Bs in the village, which is approx 1 mile away.

Further info: 0863119660
email info@irishdruidnetwork.org



I was at the Eigse yesterday and today, and want to say that it was an amazing time for me. Thank you so much.
Thanks again,
Gary, Aug 2015

Just wanted to say thank you to you and everyone at the amazing Slí na Bandé. I had a lovely stay at the weekend and would love to return some time.
Best wishes
Eamonn, Aug 2015

It was the second yesr that we have gone to Eigse Spiriod Ceilteach. We have just love your beautiful Retreat. It is one of the most tranquil ans beautiful places we have ever visited. Thank you for creating such a paradise. I look forward to visiting Sli Na Bande another time soon.
Louise, Aug 2015



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