Welcome to the Féile Brian Ború.

The Féile celebrates the life and legacy of Brian Ború (founder of the O’Briens) –  the most famous son of the historic twin towns of Killaloe and Ballina.

Through our annual festival, the Féile Brian Ború committee aim to celebrate Ireland’s Greatest High King and keep alive the name of the Great Brian Ború in his native place, Killaloe/Ballina, from where he ruled this country!

Killaloe and Ballina may never again regain their status as Ireland’s capital, but they will certainly prove the place to be, or to visit in the future.

We hope you will join us in the beautiful twin-towns of Killaloe & Ballina.

For further details on visiting our twin-towns, and the the surrounding areas, check out www.discoverloughderg.iewww.visiteastclare.iewww.tipperary.com/
www.clare.ie/ www.irelandshiddenheartlands.ie/

News Headlines

  • Feile Brian Boru: 17th to 21st July 2019:

    Feile Brian Boru 2019 is almost upon us and we have another jam-packed programme of events this year. Events include: Feile Fireworks; Fly-Boarding displays; Traditional Family Fun Day – Archery, Games, Mini-Zoo; Strut Your Mutt Dog Show; Walks, Talks and Guided tours; Photographic Exhibition; Kayaking, Sailing, Canadian Canoe Races;  Shannon Swim; Pond Dipping; Workshops for all – Art, Drama, Gardening, Natural Skincare; Mobile Theatre;  Fuinneamh Drum; Brass Band; Beat… Read More

  • Feile Brian Boru: 17th – 21st July 2019

    The 2019 event programme is almost complete with just a few more fun events to be confirmed. Details of the events are now available on www.feilebrianboru.com and you can also buy tickets for all the workshops here. There will be workshops in Drama, Gardening, Beginners Art and Natural Skincare. Follow us on Facebook to keep up to… Read More

  • Another successful St. Patrick’s Day parade in our twin-towns

    Despite the rather risky weather, hundreds of people lined the streets for the 2019 Ballina/Killaloe St. Patrick’s Day parade and the organising committee would like to say a huge thanks to all those who helped make the day such a success. Inspector Morgen O’Donoghue, Sergeant Annette Ryan and members of the Killaloe Gardaí for their… Read More

  • Ballina-Killaloe St. Patrick’s Day Parade 2019

    We are delighted to announce that this year’s St. Patrick’s Day parade will take place on Sunday 17th March 2019. The parade will start from Ballina GAA complex at 2:30pm, travel through Ballina, across the bridge, finishing in the Green in Killaloe. All local businesses, clubs and individuals are encouraged to take part on the… Read More

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