Joe Mooney Summer School
Drumshanbo, Co. Leitrim
This is a weeklong festival of traditional Irish music, song and dance held annually
Shannon Blueway Adventure Fest
Leitrim Village, Co. Leitrim
Leitrim Village is the place to be for the May bank holiday weekend! This festival celebrates the Shannon Blueway and features an adventure race, dragon boat racing, canoeing, kayaking, SUP, cycling, trail-running, walking. And if that doesn’t float your boat there will be a carnival type atmosphere with music and entertainment in Leitrim Village.
Ballinamore, Co. Leitrim
A busy weekend of competitions, music sessions, dancing, singing sessions, youth sessions, lectures, CD launches, concerts and ceilidhs is planned.
The Lamb Festival
Roscommon Town, Co. Roscommon
County Roscommon is synonymous with sheep farming and they celebrate this tradition with farming, food and craftwork taking pride of place on a programme that also includes heritage, sport, the arts, music, song and children’s entertainment and educational events.
Cavan Walking Festival
Activities take place throughout Co. Cavan
Over 30 walks offering the chance to take in Cavan’s breathtaking scenery in a fun group atmosphere.
Cathal Buí Festival
Blacklion, Co. Cavan
A community and heritage festival celebrating the famous poet Cathal Bui and the heritage of scenic West Cavan
Carrick Water Music Festival
Carrick On Shannon, Co. Leitrim
Provides wonderful days of music and arts from opera to classical and jazz, all in interesting locations around town. Classical recitals, workshops and activities for families, lunchtime musical cruise events, a historical literary event and Festival Film club are some of the events that feature in the line-up.
The Taste of Cavan
Cavan Equestrian Centre, Cavan Town, Co. Cavan
The biggest and best food festival in the north-west of Ireland. Two days of food, frolics and family fun!
Festival of the Erne
Belturbet, Co. Cavan
Annual waterside festival featuring the Lady of the Erne competition and one of Ireland’s largest open-air fancy dress contests!
Boyle Arts Festival 2017
Boyle, Co. Roscommon
While music and art continue to be the cornerstones on which the festival established its reputation, other events catered for include drama, film, literature and storytelling, comedy, singers nights and street theatre and an appealing mix of workshops and childrens programmes
Taste of The Lakelands International Food Festival
Lanesboro, Co. Longford and Ballyleague, Co. Roscommon
The Midlands top food festival includes live chef demonstrations, showcase of food producers, business seminars, activities on the water, angling competitions and adult and kids entertainment
The Marquee In Drumlish
Drumlish, Co. Longford
The fun starts during the day with the Family Fun Day and Monster Bingo, before some of the best live bands in Ireland take to The Marquee stage each
County Longford Show and Country Fair
Venue varies annually throughout Co. Longford
Alongside the usual agricultural classes for horses, ponies, cattle, sheep, goats, poultry, show jumping and craft exhibits, the show provides a wide range of trade stands with exhibitions and demonstrations from a diverse range of people.
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