Welcome to the month of August and our top things to do this week. Whether you want to be captivated by Angels, motivated to join in a beach clean or entertained with live performances, our top picks will help you make the most of the week ahead.
Join in the Wonder With Fregoli Theatre

Be captivated by the heavenly live street performance by Fregoli Theatre as they reimagine the familiar. This Thursday, August 5th five Angels drop to our towns, collide with our elements and momentarily become part of our world. Join them in their curiosity as they communicate their joy and excitement while discovering your town. Taking place at 1pm in Boyle for a 30 minute show.

Scrub Up Well With Clean Coasts

Calling all nature enthusiasts, environmentalists and beach lovers, Big Beach Clean is back again and ready to rally up more troops to remove litter from the ocean. Hoping to beat their 2019 initiative where over 20 clean-up events were held which removed over 3 tonnes of rubbish all over the region. Register online here to receive your very own clean up kit to get started. Running from September 17th to 19th, the worldwide citizens science project will help heighten awareness about the issue of marine litter.

It’s A Marathon Not A Sprint

Mental Health Advocate Niall Breslin (Bressie) invites you to embark on the physical, mental and emotional challenging journey involved with preparing for a marathon. ‘Marathon Mind’ brings together four individuals with powerful personal stories each with their own unique challenges in life to encourage them to complete 26.2 miles of mental, emotional and physical endurance. Stream the podcast on Spotify and register for the November marathon here.

Visit The Manor for Culture and Music 

Throughout the month of August, music and culture will fill the Palmerstown House Estate in Kildare once again. A number of electric events including Country At The Manor, Laughs At The Manor, Proms At The Manor and Swing At The Manor will take place this month. Tickets are on sale now. Share the experience with your close friends and family in your own secluded pod while you enjoy delicious summer treats by At The Manor’s excellent food partners which include a wide range of local Irish businesses.