Spectacular Fanad Lighthouse to host Shine A Light on Summer this Saturday

first_imgThe opening of Fand Lighthouse Visitor’s Centre and Accommodation has been a huge success story for Donegal tourism. This Saturday, May 5th, sees the lighthouse host its Shine A Light on Summer open day.If it’s a Bank Holiday family day-out you’re after then look no further. As well as face-painting, music, traditional game and crafts and tower tours, there will be a host of other attractions.These include:10:00am – A Coastal Walk with the bus leaving lighthouse at 10am, €5 donation towards bus.1:30 – Seaweed cooking demonstration, Wild Strands, (must be pre-booked, €10 additional charge) 2:00pm – Basket making with Colin McAteer2:30pm – Talk: diving the north coast by Dearn McClintock, Sheephaven Diving3:00pm Films & talk: Slices of Time & Space by Aisling O’Beirne7:30pm Oíche Airneáil, ceol & comhráTo book cookery demo or for more information: [email protected] or call 083 8091199. The day costs €5 per adult or €10 per family. The lighthouse is now open for tours every day except Monday but from June 1 we will be open 7 days.Tours are every half hour and we have just launched online booking for tours on www.fanadlighthouse.comThis year we have added a new space to the exhibition, a picnic area and of course car parking and washroom facilities recently opened. Visitors can also book to stay in the 3 original light-keeper’s cottages all year round.Spectacular Fanad Lighthouse to host Shine A Light on Summer this Saturday was last modified: May 2nd, 2018 by StephenShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window)Tags:donegalfanad lighthouseopen dayShine a Light on Summertourslast_img

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