Tourism Minister launches programme of events for ‘May the 4th be With You’

‘May the Force be with you’…Minister of State for Tourism and Sport, Brendan Griffin, unveiled the programme of events for this year’s ‘May the 4th Be With You’ festival on the Wild Atlantic Way, including a host of fun activities for all-ages across the Kerry villages of Portmagee, Valentia Island and Ballyferriter. The Festival takes place from Friday 3rd May - Sunday 5th May 2019. Also on Hand was Danielle Favier, Fáilte Ireland and James Murphy, Skellig Whiskey.Photo:Valerie O’Sullivan/FREE PIC***

Minister for Tourism Brendan Griffin has launched the programme of events for Fáilte Ireland’s ‘May the 4th be With You’ celebration.

It will take place from May 3rd to 5th, to celebrate the day fans across the globe commemorate the Star Wars Universe.

A range of activities for all ages will take place in Portmagee, Valentia Island and Ballyferriter.

Dingle native and World Champion dancer David Geaney will bring his Broadway show Velocity to Ballyferriter.

Other events taking place include Lego building, a comic book expo, Yoda Yoga and a musical tribute to Princess Leia.

The full programme of events for the ‘May the 4th Be With You’ festival, is available on https://www.wildatlanticway.com/may-the-4th