Wednesday August 15th.
The 15th, an annual traditional fair in Kenmare, takes place today, with food stalls, animals and street entertainment. A real family day out. It is held at the intersection of Main Street and Henry Street. See kenmare.ie
Every Wednesday during August, a family cabaret night with a focus on comedy takes place at the Holyrood Hotel in Bundoran. Doors open at 8pm. See discoverbundoran.com
A four-day racing festival begins at Tramore Racecourse tomorrow. Entertainment includes barbecues, music and a family fun afternoon on Sunday. See tramore-racecourse.com
The Castletown Pattern festival runs until Sunday. Events today include Mass at the local holy well, followed by an afternoon tea dance in the local hall and music with Shaun O’Dowd later. Free entry. Tel: 087-1624644
The National Sculpture Factory continues its summer lecture series with art historian Sarah Kelleher today between 1 and 2pm. She will look at the work of two German Dadaists produced between the first and second World Wars. Free.