Board This Weekend?


Games Festival poster

Get thee to Clonakilty, West Cork

It’s the Sochi Winter Olympics for board game enthusiasts.

Miriam Cotton writes:

“The amazing Clonakilty Games Festival is happening here [Clonakilty, Co Cork] THIS weekend 7-9 February. Attractions include: Smorgasbord foodie game at Mio’s Restaurant; Giant outdoor Draughts courtesy of Clonakilty Black Pudding;
Una O’Boyle Irish chess wizard will be giving masterclasses and a chess lesson as gaeilge
Opening ceremony will include a humungous game of charades
14 venues altogether offering all your favourite board games from Monopoly and Scrabble to Irish invented game Tara…

You had us at smorgasboard

Clonakilty Games festival