The Festival Rememberance will take place on the 26th, 27th and 28th of May 2023.
The main event will be on the 28th and will feature a thrilling re-enactment of the battle of Newtownmounkennedy, as well as talks by prominent scholars and historians, including Dr. Ruan O’Donnell from the University of Limerick.
This event is a unique opportunity to witness history come to life as we recreate one of the most significant battles of the Irish Rebellion of 1798. The re-enactment will be a thrilling spectacle, with authentic costumes, weapons, and battle tactics. You will witness firsthand the bravery and determination of the United Irishmen rebels as they fought to liberate their country from ‘Crown Forces’ rule.
More info at https://1798.ie/
Festival – Programme of Events