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Geopark Events


Our 2019 programme of events for the Marble Arch Caves UNESCO Global Geopark is ready for your enjoyment. It is designed to embrace the ethos of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO) in hosting events within the Geopark area which reflect the rich natural and cultural heritage of the border regions of counties Fermanagh and Cavan.  The programme is also designed to cater for all interests: from family fun days, heritage and geology talks to walking and food festivals, craft workshops and guided rambles.  There is a mix of activities for all those interested in learning more about their Geopark.

 

 

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Dates: 03rd May, 2019 to 10th May, 2019

Now in its ninth year, Cavan Walking Festival returns with a wide variety of trails, rambles and hikes through Cavan’s breathtakingly beautiful landscapes.   Walks will take place through a variety of Geopark sites such as Cavan Burren Park and the magical Shannon Pot, making this festival one not to be missed!


Date: 04th May, 2019

Time: 10:30am - 4.30pm

Come and spend the day with Ven Rinpoche, Spiritual Director at Jampa Ling Tibetan Buddhist Centre.   Ven. Rinpoche teaches regularly in Ireland and has travelled and taught in Europe, North America and the Far East. This one day event should not be missed. Cost: €60 Vegetarian lunch included Booking Essential contacting Jampa Ling on […]


Date: 05th May, 2019

Time: 2:00pm

Join local Geopark Guide Andy King to explore some of the stunning wildflowers of the Geopark.  Learn more about how our flora is linked to the landscape around us.  This event is suitable for all the family and all children must be accompanied by an adult.  Please wear sturdy footwear and bring warm waterproof clothing. […]


Date: 12th May, 2019

Time: 1:00pm

Join us for a very special Beekeeping Information and Practical Event.  Local Geopark Guide Aidan Brady of Cavan Beekeepers Association will inform participants on beekeeping and honey making.  This is an excellent opportunity to discover more about this important creature and will give an opportunity to all who attend to learn about keeping their own bees. Free […]


Date: 18th May, 2019

Time: 11:00am

Join in the celebration of Buddha’s birthday, enlightenment and entering Nirvana at Geopark Site Jamp Ling Tibetan Buddhist Centre. Free event.  For more information please contact Jampa Ling on +353 (0)49 9523448