Night and Day Festival (28th – 30th June, 2024)

A magical, musical medley of performance, art and interaction awaits you in the beautiful surroundings of our home at Lough Key Forest Park, Boyle, Co. Roscommon.

Outside of a packed schedule of music, exhibitions, political debate and family friendly fun, we invite you to take the time to explore many of the park’s unique, natural and historical features from its 19th-century parkland with majestic trees, follies, bridges and canals to the numerous walks and trails through the native woodlands, Bog garden and forests.

As an independent and artist driven festival we are committed to celebrating the very best Irish talent, showcasing emerging talent and bringing some legendary international performers to Roscommon.

So gather your tribe and come join us as we celebrate the Summer Solstice on the banks of Lough Key.

Location:

Lough Key Forest Park, Boyle, Co. Roscommon.

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Athlone Holistic Fair (7th Jul)

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The Athlone Holistic Fair returns to the Athlone Springs Hotel, Athlone, Co. Roscommon. The event will run from 11:00 am to 7:00 pm, with wind down from 5:30 pm. The event features around 30 different psychics, mediums, therapists, and holistic retailers. The event is free entry and no tickets are required.

Location:

Athlone Springs Hotel, Athlone, Co. Roscommon

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Elphin Agricultural Show (31st Aug)

Experience the best of rural Ireland at the Elphin Agricultural Show, a cherished event that celebrates the rich traditions and talents of  local community. With a wide range of competitions, exhibitions and activities for all ages, there’s something for everyone to enjoy at this vibrant gathering.

Here’s what you can expect at the Elphin Agricultural Show:

Cattle and Sheep Showing Classes: Witness the beauty and skill of local farmers as they showcase their prize-winning cattle and sheep. From sleek dairy cows to majestic rams, it’s a showcase of the finest livestock in the region.

Cookery and Farm & Garden Produce: Indulge your taste buds with delicious treats and admire the bounty of the land with displays of farm and garden produce. From mouthwatering pies to freshly harvested vegetables, there’s plenty to savor and admire.

Horse and Pony Competitions: Experience the thrill of equestrian competition as riders and their mounts compete in a variety of classes. From show jumping to dressage, it’s a showcase of skill, athleticism, and the bond between horse and rider.

Pets and Poultry Exhibitions: Meet a menagerie of furry and feathered friends as pet owners and poultry breeders showcase their beloved animals. From fluffy rabbits to colorful chickens, it’s a delight for animal lovers of all ages.

Handcrafts and Photography: Admire the talent and creativity of local artisans as they display their handcrafted goods and captivating photographs. From intricate quilts to stunning landscapes, it’s a celebration of craftsmanship and artistry.

Trade Stands and Novelty Events: Browse a variety of trade stands offering everything from handmade crafts to farm equipment. Plus, enjoy novelty events and entertainment for the whole family, ensuring a day of fun and excitement for all.

The Elphin Agricultural Show is a beloved tradition that brings together the community in celebration of our rural heritage and the talents of our local farmers and artisans. Join in for a day of camaraderie, competition, and country charm that’s not to be missed!

Location:

Elphin is located in north Roscommon and the Elphin Show is held at the Elphin Livestock Mart, north of the town. The Eircode is F45 W672

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