The Donegal School of Traditional Irish Music
At the Donegal School of Traditional Irish Music, we are 100% committed to providing Irish Music enthusiasts with a unique holiday experience in a part of Donegal steeped in musical heritage and history .
We are passionate about our music and culture. Our aim is to provide all our visiting guests with an opportunity to learn and immerse themselves in Traditional Irish Music in its natural environment.
Ardara is a town renowned for its friendly people, lively pubs and music festivals in particular. It was voted ‘Best Village to Live In Ireland’ by the Irish Times in 2012!
Situated on the Wild Atlantic Way, Ardara is ideally located to explore the beautiful, breathtaking, natural wonders that are dotted along this stunning coastline. Approximately 2500kms long, the Wild Atlantic Way is the longest coastal touring route in the world. Meet the people, hear the stories, enjoy the scenery and immerse yourself in the natural beauty of this truly amazing place.
While the Donegal School of Traditional Irish Music centers mainly around music we also promote the other aspects of Irish culture and heritage. We can also arrange short classes and demonstrations in the Irish language, Set Dancing, Weaving, Basket Making, Story-Telling and Poetry to name a few. For those who enjoy the great outdoors we can provide Guided Walks, Boat Tours and Fishing, Bicycle Hire, Golf, Kayaking and much more. Our classes finish at 4pm giving you ample opportunity to explore all of these hidden gems on the Wild Atlantic Way… making your stay unforgettable.