Battle of Clontarf Events

Battle of Clontarf 2014 Calendar of Events

Commemorating the Millennium Anniversary

Battle of Clontarf 1014 - Brian Boru

Clontarf became a significant location in Irish History, more than a century before the Castle was built. On Friday 23rd April 1014 the historic Battle of Clontarf took place which saw the iconic Brian Boru, the High King of Ireland involved in one of the most significant historical events in the Clontarf area. See our Castle History for more details. 

Millennium Commemoration Events:

Battle of Clontarf Where it all ended Lecture

Clasac, Alfie Byrne Road, Clontarf, Dublin

13th January, 10th February, 10th March, 14th April, 12th May, 2014

The Battle of Clontarf 1014 Evening Lecture

Griffith College, South Circular Road, Dublin

25th April 2014

A Lark in the Park

Fairview Park, Dublin

24th May 2014

Pure Magic Battle for Bay Kite Surfing Festival

Dollymount Beach, Clontarf, Dublin

24th – 25th May 2014

Clontarf Viking Festival

Clontarf Promenade

1st June 2014

Battle of Clontarf Tennis Marathon 10.14-20.14

Clontarf Parish Lawn Tennis Club, Seafield Road, Clontarf, Dublin

21st June 2014

Battle of Clontarf Special Traditional Boat Rally

Dublin Bay - between the Clontarf Promenade and the Ferry Terminal

28th – 29th June 2014

Clontarf Half Marathon and 5 Mile and Junior

Clontarf Promenade and the Bull Island, Dublin

5th July 2014

Battle of Clontarf Millennium Heritage Week Event

Clontarf Promenade, Dublin

17th – 24th August 2014 

For More information on these Millennium Commemoration Events please see