LookWest.ie will host three days of fun, exciting and marine themed entertainment focusing on creative business in the West of Ireland. The line-up will include inspirational speakers, fun performances, a showcase of brilliant West of Ireland products and businesses all inspired by the sea. You will also have the opportunity to ‘meet and great’ with our speakers and businesses in our showcase area from 10am-6pm each day.  We will have some amazing prizes, giveaways and some surprises too!

Friday 30th June
(Timing subject to change)

10.00: ‘Shore Shots’ showcasing unique films and videos produced along the West Coast by Irish filmmakers and videographers. http://www.shoreshots.ie/

11.00: The Secret Life of Plastic; Oonagh Herbert creates a stunning range of lamps, jewellery, flowers and wedding decor from plastic waste such as bottles, containers and packaging by rethinking and upcycling waste material.  http://secretlifeofplastic.com/

11:45: An interview with Martina Hamilton; Irish designer Martina creates stunning handmade gold and silver jewellery collections inspired by Ireland’s wild Atlantic coastline. https://www.martinahamilton.ie/

12.15: ‘Shore Shots’ showcasing unique films and videos produced along the West Coast by Irish filmmakers and videographers. http://www.shoreshots.ie/

13.00: Ashleigh Smith, The Atlantic Equipment Project; Designed and made in the North West of Ireland, a collection of carry equipment, inspired by Atlantic adventure. http://www.atlanticequipmentproject.com/

14.00: ‘Shore Shots’ showcasing unique films and videos produced along the West Coast by Irish filmmakers and videographers. http://www.shoreshots.ie/

15.00: Barry Mottershead Sligo Kayak Tours: run guided kayak tours of the beautiful coastal estuaries & tranquil inland lakes of Co. Sligo http://sligokayaktours.com/about-us/

16:00: Finn Ni Fhaolain; A chef, surfer and blogger, Finn is passionate about food, health, education and living in the west of Ireland. http://www.finsfitfood.com/

17:00: Easkey Britton – the first Irish woman to be nominated for the Global WSL Big Wave Awards but there’s more to Easkey than surfing. A scientist, academic and social activist, with a PhD in Environment and Society. http://easkeybritton.com/

Saturday 1st July:

10.00: ‘Shore Shots’ showcasing unique films and videos produced along the West Coast by Irish filmmakers and videographers. http://www.shoreshots.ie/

11.00: Little Gem Puppet Show – ‘Granny and the Salmon of Knowledge’

11:45: Ashleigh Smith, The Atlantic Equipment Project; Designed and made in the North West of Ireland, a collection of carry equipment, inspired by Atlantic adventure. http://www.atlanticequipmentproject.com/

12.30: ‘Shore Shots’ showcasing unique films and videos produced along the West Coast by Irish filmmakers and videographers. http://www.shoreshots.ie/

13.00: Prannie Rhattigan, Irish Seaweed Kitchen; Prannie is a medical doctor with a lifetime experience of harvesting, cooking and gardening organically with sea vegetables. http://irishseaweedkitchen.ie/

14.00: ‘Shore Shots’ showcasing unique films and videos produced along the West Coast by Irish filmmakers and videographers. http://www.shoreshots.ie/

15.00: Peter Conroy will give Surf/Medical talk + a Demo on the Jet SKI

16:00: ‘Shore Shots’ showcasing unique films and videos produced along the West Coast by Irish filmmakers and videographers. http://www.shoreshots.ie/

17:00: Ian Mitchinson – Photographer and Creative Explorer with a passion for surf and the landscape of the Wild Atlantic Way  http://www.ianmitchinson.com/

Sunday 2nd July

10.00: ‘Shore Shots’ showcasing unique films and videos produced along the West Coast by Irish filmmakers and videographers. http://www.shoreshots.ie/

11.00: Little Gem Puppet Show – ‘Granny and the Salmon of Knowledge’

11:45: Prannie Rhattigan, Irish Seaweed Kitchen; Prannie is a medical doctor with a lifetime experience of harvesting, cooking and gardening organically with sea vegetables. http://irishseaweedkitchen.ie/

12.30: ‘Shore Shots’ showcasing unique films and videos produced along the West Coast by Irish filmmakers and videographers. http://www.shoreshots.ie/

13.00: An interview with Martina Hamilton; Irish designer Martina creates stunning handmade gold and silver jewellery collections inspired by Ireland’s wild Atlantic coastline. https://www.martinahamilton.ie/

13.30: An Interview with Achill Island Sea Salt:  An award winning pure and natural Irish sea salt, hand harvested from the wild Atlantic waters of Keel Bay, Achill Island on the west coast of Ireland. http://www.achillislandseasalt.ie/

14.00: ‘Shore Shots’ showcasing unique films and videos produced along the West Coast by Irish filmmakers and videographers. http://www.shoreshots.ie/

15.00: The Secret Life of Plastic; Oonagh Herbert creates a stunning range of lamps, jewellery, flowers and wedding decor from plastic waste such as bottles, containers and packaging by rethinking and upcycling waste material.  http://secretlifeofplastic.com/

16:00: ‘Shore Shots’ showcasing unique films and videos produced along the West Coast by Irish filmmakers and videographers. http://www.shoreshots.ie/

17:00: Moy Hill Community Garden; A wise man once told me ‘if you do good things, good things will happen’ and not a word could be truer in describing the success of The Moy Hill Community Garden.


ShoreShots – Nic Von Ru
pp, Mullaghmore