A limited number of events are scheduled for the next seven days. Jump to weekly What’s On listings.
Scroll down for details of all activities and other service providers that have now re-opened. For details of restaurants and cafes open, please see our Eating & Drinking section. For sunny days, we also have a list of Achill eateries with outdoor seating.
We also have a printable guide listing all activities, attractions, shops, galleries, services, and food outlets that have now re-opened:
Download / View PDF Version of What’s Open Guide (102kb)
Re-Opened Activity & Service Providers:
The following businesses and service providers are now open. Some changes to normal practices, including reduced numbers and a requirement for advance booking, will be necessary to ensure safety – please follow all requests issued by each provider.
Achill Heritage Centre
Achill Heritage Centre, Bunnacurry
Achill history and family genealogy. Tel 086 340 6396.
Open by appointment.
Galleries & Crafts:
Western Light Art Gallery, Sandybanks, Keel.
Showing paintings, sculpture, photography & prints. Signed copies of ‘Edge of Light’ book by Sean Cannon. Admission free. Wheelchair friendly. Enquiries – contact Sean & Margaret Cannon 098 43325
Mon – Sat 11am – 5pm; Sun 2pm – 5pm
The Art House Gallery
The Art House, beside Achill Sound Hotel, Achill Sound
Gallery and Craft shop. Contact Paraic on 086 241 3692.
Wed – Sat, 11am – 5pm
Health & Wellness:
Tours & Transport:
What’s On This Week:
Saturday 1st August
Pop-Up Shop: Baked Goods & Treats
Achill Tourism Information Office, Keel
Cakes, breads, scones, brownies and more. Fresh baked. Queuing system in place.
10am to 12 noon.
Book Launch: Achill Painters – An Island Story
Outside ‘The Pub’, Dooagh
Launch of Mary J. Murphy’s latest Achill book, ‘Achill Painters – An Island Story’. In association with Scoil Acla, with mini aeríocht. Guest speaker John F. Deane.
Monday 3rd August (Bank Holiday)
Outdoor Adventure Camp (Weekly)
Achill Outdoor Education Centre, Cashel
Week-long camp for children aged 10 – 16. Surfing, kayaking, SUP, windsurfing, hillwalking, rockclimbing, archery, bushcraft & ecology. Morning or afternoon sessions daily. Booking essential: Tel 098 47253.
10am – 12.30pm or 2.00pm – 4.30pm
Full Moon Sea Swim
Silver Strand Beach, Dugort
Meet at lifeguard hut (western end). Fun and refreshing Atlantic dip in the light of the full moon. All welcome. Tel 086 375 7355 for more info.
Wednesday 5th August
Friday 7th August