Where else would you love to escape to this St. Patricks Weekend but The Mustard Seed, awarded 'Outstanding Guest Experience' by Georgina Campbell. Stay two nights at The Mustard Seed and enjoy a complimentary welome of tea and home made treats, our classic dinner menu on one evening and full Irish breakfast each morning.
Combine your stay in the heart of the lush, County Limerick Countryside, surrounded by a pathwork of green landscape with a visit to Limerick City for St. Patricks Day celebrations.
Limerick's St. Patrick's Festival will include the traditional parade beginning at noon on March 17th with this years theme being 'One Giant Leap', celebrating the 50th Anniversary of Neil Armstrong’s Moon Landing
The 49th Limerick International Band Championship will take place on Monday 18th. Ireland’s only international band competition brings almost 50,000 spectators on to the city streets every year. The parade will start on O'Connell Street (Hartstonge Street junction) at midday before ending with a free concert for the public in Arthur’s Quay Park where the winners will be announced!
Marching bands from around Ireland, the USA, Europe and Northern Ireland will join Limerick’s finest to showcase their talents with adrenalin pumping music for all the family to enjoy.
On Saturday morning, Limerick famous Milk Market is the perfect venue to soak up the atmosphere and cafe culture while browsing the stands of artisan food and crafts.
Or if the city is not for you, stay local, don your hiking boots and work up an appetite by hiking Knockfierna, 'the Hill of Truth' which stands 948 feet above sea level and is easily accessible from the house. In 1938 it is reputed that there was even a public appearance of a pair of Leprechauns at the top of the hill!