P Tamplin, British Galanntry Awards, page Spectacle Bridge, spanning the Aille river, dates from Init was called the " Homberg of the Irish priests". Lisdoonvaarna was not regarded as a census town until Ireland's Last Traditional Matchmaker. The small spa town of Lisdoonvarnawith a population of around people, has attracted visitors from all over Ireland to its mineral springs, since the 18th century.
While the festival has moved into the 21st century, Willie still believes in the old fashioned method of round the table talks with couples and getting the passion flowing by getting them dancing together.
Lisdoonvarna Matchmaking Festival 2019
If you touch it with one hand and close your eyes for seven seconds, envisaging love, you will likely fall in love within six months. For further information on Matchmaking and my fees for these services please contact me on: The spa park is located at the confluence of the Aille and Gowlaun rivers. Also on display is a collection of antique farming implements, tools and household items, all of which are of great interest to young and old alike. Parents would bring their children together at social gatherings, sporting events and musical evenings — and all being well, courtships would blossom.