Irish Game & Country Fair, Birr Castle

Taking place in the picturesque grounds of Birr Castle during August, the Irish Game & Country Fair brings together those who live, work and spend their leisure-time in the Irish countryside.   This annual gathering celebrates the important roles played by farmers, conservationists, country-sports enthusiasts and tourism interests in helping to preserve the Irish countryside and its rural traditions. With hunting, shooting and fishing competitions plus a Fine Food Festival and live-entertainment throughout the weekend, set against the backdrop of Birr Castle; this is an event the whole family will enjoy!