Carlingford Festivals and Events Carlingford Oyster Festival E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org Web: www.carlingford.ie Description: The Oyster and wine reception will take place in the marquee, all you need to know about oysters, oyster opening and a refreshing glass of wine to wash them down with. The famous crab fishing competition takes place on the pier. Sunday is the highlight of the weekend with the Traditional Chowder Tasting Day in the Marquee prepared by the chefs of the town, an opportunity to taste this delicious soup made with the freshest of local ingredients by the best that Carlingford has to offer. On Sunday The Art, craft & food fair will take place in the marquee, a display of local artists and food producers. Stedfast Shoes Brass Band, Traditional Music and Dance will also be in the marquee as well entertainment for the children, face painting, balloon modelling and fun fair on the green. Entertainment will also continue in the local restaurants & pubs over the weekend. Carlingford Irish American-Arts Festival Web: www.discoverireland.ie Description: Programme of concerts, lectures, workshops, sessions exploring the links between Ireland and the Americas.