LoveDonegal Day is
THE hugely popular #LoveDonegal
campaign will return on Thursday, September 8th 2022,
building on the success of previous campaigns.
Last years campaign reached over 17 million people
across the world and had Donegal trending for several
days across social media outlets. The campaign also won
the Local Authority LAMA Awards in 2021 for the ‘Best
Innovation for attracting inward investment’.
Taking part is simple.
Just use the #LoveDonegal in your social media posts
(across twitter and Instagram) on Thursday the 8th of
This year’s campaign
centres on celebrating the art and creativity of Donegal
and organisers of the event, Donegal County Council,
want everyone to get involved and showcase their love
for Donegal creatively. Whether its painting, drawing,
sculpting or singing, music, dancing or any other form
of art. All submissions are welcome.
Garry Martin, Director of Economic Development with
Donegal County Council explains that the 2022
campaign: “Builds on the Donegal place brand initiative,
launched in 2021, which showcases the opportunities for
investment and the benefits of living and working in the
county. We want more people to visit, invest or locate
to Donegal as we highlight the benefits we have with our
growing local economy and superb quality of life."
Taking part online is simple. All you have to do is use
the #LoveDonegal or #DúnnanGallAbú in your social media
posts (across twitter and Instagram) on Thursday the 8th
of September 2022.
Social media posts can include:
• Visiting, travelling and exploring Donegal.
• The people of Donegal.
• The landscape, coastline, islands, landmarks and
• Music, arts, sport, marine, culture or food.
• Local businesses based in Donegal and working
• The Gaeltacht region and the Irish language.