The Outing Festival finds a new love nest in County Clare

After 6 years in the 'village of love' Lisdoonvarna, The Outing Festival are sharing the love and moving to the grounds of Dromoland Castle Co. Clare.

The Outing Festival finds a new love nest in Co. Clare

The Outing Festival, ‘Love for Music, Arts & Matchmaking’ – now in its seventh year, a new twist on old traditions. The Outing Festival is calling all singles, couples and groups – gay, lesbian, bisexual, trans, straight and their friends to join this fun-filled LGBT+ weekend like no other in the world in the west of Ireland September 27 & 28 2019.

The Outing Festival is on the move from the ‘village of love’ Lisdoonvarna after six years, as they share the love and move to the grounds of Dromoland Castle & take over The Inn at Dromoland, Co. Clare in the West of Ireland.

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People have travelled from all over the world to the festival in previous years to enjoy pop-up clubs, drag performances, comedy, live music, arts, literary and film festivals and interactive events in Ireland’s Hidden Heartlands.


The Outing Festival finds a new love nest in Co. Clare
The Outing Festival 2018 at the Burren Storehouse, Lisdoonvarna.

Hosted by Drag Ringmaster Paul Ryder & Festival Director Eddie McGuinness, they will be joined on stage with live performances by Johnny Logan, Mr. Pussy, Victoria Secret Dublin, Danny Beard, Evin Dennehy, Candy Warhol, Sparkle, Dj Ruth Dignam (The George Dublin, Club Tease), Brew Mbirika, Paul Middleton, Kiki St Clair, Club Gass, with Wet and Wild Sports Club, The Apple Blossoms, and lots more artist & performers plus with pool parties to Blind Dates, Speed Dating.

“An LGBT weekend away like no other”, according to former festival host Panti Bliss, The Outing is a fusion of music, comedy, ceilí bands and some of Ireland’s & International best Dj’s, Performers and drag artists. But don’t forget why you’re here in the first place. This is a matchmaking festival and you’re looking for love or friendship.

“Yes ‘You’re Not The Only Gay in This Village'” says Eddie McGuinness, Festival Director.

The Outing is a spectacular weekend like no other that celebrates life, love, and diversity. In the meantime follow them on Twitter and Facebook to keep up-to-date with all of the latest announcements and get set for a wonderful weekend this September 27 & 28 2019 at The Inn in Dromoland, Co, Clare, Ireland.

Tickets are on sale now. For hotel packages and weekend tickets, check out their website.

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