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27-07-2017 NemoInfomar

Delighted to be welcoming the INFOMAR team to our Maritime Festival this year!! They will be showing off their boats and conducting talks on the seabed mapping projects they are involved in.

22-07-2017 NemoArklow Maritime Festival Launch Night

Arklow Maritime Festival Launch Night is this Thursday 27th July at 7.30pm at Arklow Lifeboat Station, all are welcome!!

14-07-2017 FishRNLI Arklow Maritime Festival

Starting 5th August Maritime Queen at Arklow Sailing Club .Continues On the quay Saturday 5th & Sunday 6th. Programme of events available shortly.

We're also delighted to announce that the famous Celtic Mist will be joining us at Arklow Maritime Festival, this famous vessel is now the flagship for the Irish Whale & Dolphin Group!!!

08-07-2016 Swimmer Arklow RNLI Fundraising Branch

We are "recruiting " for our Maritime Queen event on Fri.29th July next .We need some girls to take part in our fun event. HOWZ ABOUT IT

05-07-2016 Stan RNLI Arklow Maritime Festival

We'd love to see boats(seaworthy) of all shapes and sizes over the August weekend, if you own a boat, whether it's a powerboat, sailboat, jetski or whatever, we'd love to see you for the blessing of the fleet and the rest of our festival!!!

09-07-2015 Waterskie Kilrush Lifeboat Station RNLI

Today we are launching the RNLI's national drowning prevention campaign, Respect the Water, warning people that the coastlines and waters can be dangerously unpredictable.

In 2014 alone, 55 people died by accidental drowning in Irish waterways.

The RNLI is aiming to halve the number of coastal deaths by 2024 and the charity’s national drowning prevention campaign, Respect the Water, is warning people – particularly adult men – to be aware of the dangers of the coastline, as well as the water itself.

Irish Lifeboats

Even on warm days, cold water shock can steal the air from your lungs and leave you helpless. Our waters are dangerously unpredictable. To see more please...

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Bubble Rollers

Bring the Gang down and let them walk or run on water. They will be on the Quay on both Saturday & Sunday, For more info please....

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Fun for Kids

Bring the kids down to meet all your favourite cartoon characters and bop the afternoon away - this event is free - any donations to Arklow RNLI greatly appreciated, for more info please..

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Festival Sponsors
A big thanks to all our sponsors, whose help and financial assistance makes possible the staging of the annual Arklow Maritime Festival.

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