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National leprechaun Hunt 2017

May 21 @ 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Famous for its; breathtaking views, magnificent history, stunning landscapes, and exceptional activities, Carlingford is an Irish gem but perhaps what is gaining the most attention in the majestic village these days are the very Last Leprechauns of Ireland.

This May 21st 2017 the annual National Leprechaun Hunt makes a return to the Sliabh Foy Mountains. We invite everyone to join us in this fun-filled search of the infamous Carlingford Leprechauns. This fantastic day for family and friends gives people the chance to win some fabulous prizes that are up for grabs.


2 PM

  •  Everybody will join the parade and walk to the mountain in procession behind The Carlingford Pipe Band. This walk takes approximately 20-25 minutes
  • Please note that prams and children buggies can be left at a designated point on the main mountain path where they will be supervised until your return.

2 :35 PM

  • Licence holders are free to start hunting for leprechauns

4 :30 PM

  • The search ends and all of the lucky hunters can collect their prizes from the designated collection point in Carlingford after their way down from the mountain.
  • Refreshments will be available for sale.



If you believe that what you do will add to the entertainment value of the festival, please apply now and complete the <a href=”http://www.nationalleprechaunhunt.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/02/leprechaun-hunt-stall-application-2017.pdf” target=”_blank”>Traders Application form.</a>
<h3><strong>Fee:</strong> Carnival / Inflatable’s €100 (Per item), Craft &amp; Artisan Food(3 x 3) €65</h3>
<h4>Unfortunately No Fast food, Coffee Vendors or Confectionary Vendors will be accepted</h4>


May 21
11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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