Subscribe to Newsletter. 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. Matchmaking in Lisdoonvarna dates back generations and flourished with the rise of spa tourism in the s. Mike Denver Local Business. The dance floor is flooded with spirited party-goers, step-dancing and twirling their dance partners, some decked out in sparkly bling.
Here you will find a collection of matchmaking memorabilia which I have gathered over the years.
Matchmaking Festival Lisdoonvarna
All Folk'd Up. Photo credit: 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. A pint or two later, my sweet tooth is acting up, so I mosey over to Hazel Mountain Chocolatesa bean to bar artisanal chocolate factory located in the foothills of the Burren. 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. I pop a sample into my mouth and taste the velvety dark chocolate melt on my tongue — pure bliss. Like them, I know instinctively what makes a good match.