Visit the Park for Imbolc & St Brigid’s Day (February 1st)

St Brigid's Day

Imbolc or Saint Brigid’s Day on February 1st is a Gaelic traditional festival marking the beginning of spring. Celebrate spring at Connemara National Park, drop in to the Visitor Centre (12 – 3pm) to craft your own St. Brigid’s Cross. In case you can’t make it to the National Park that day, click here for a web page from the National Museum of Country Life  with background information and a how-to video on making the Cross