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LoveDonegal Day is back 29.08.22

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 September 2022.
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 scenery.
• Music, arts, sport, marine, culture or food.
• Local businesses based in Donegal and working remotely.
• The Gaeltacht region and the Irish language.
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