International Maiden of the Mournes

Warrenpoint is a small town of about 7000 population situated on a headland jutting out into Carlingford Lough. Carlingford Lough is a fiord like sea inlet with mountains sweeping down to the sea on either side. This unusual combination of sea and mountains gives rise to the magnificent scenery for which the area is justly famous.

The Warrenpoint Festival is a community festival with an international flavour, the 'Maiden of the Mournes' contest which attracts competitors from all over the world.

The Festival which runs from the 6th Aug - 13th Aug includes concerts,free street entertainment, a fireworks extravaganza, numerous children's events, a Festival Parade, a Festival Banquet and the ion & Crowning of the 'Maiden of the Mournes'



Tel: 00(44) 28417 62653