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Banshees, Scarecrows and a Haunted House – spooky events for Halloween

The annual Banada Banshee Bash will run from Friday Oct 26th to Sun Oct 28th from 6.30 – 9.30pm. The event takes place at Banada Abbey and attracts huge numbers every year. There are new attractions created for this year along with the popular Forest Fun Walk and the Haunted House Experience. Fancy dress is [...]

By |2018-10-09T10:21:43+00:00October 9th, 2018|Activities, Events, Festivals|0 Comments

Enjoy Live Music and Trad Sessions in Sligo this October.

Every taste in music is covered this October in Sligo with a mix of rock, blues, folk and Traditional Irish music on offer. Gormleys Corner House in Ballymote have live music with Rainy Day on Oct 7th and on Oct 13th they welcome the popular Raglan Roads. Teach Murray welcome Ireland’s best AC/DC tribute band, [...]

By |2018-10-05T10:43:49+00:00October 5th, 2018|Activities, Events, Music|0 Comments

National Ploughing Championships 2018

Members of South & West Sligo Tourism attended the National Ploughing Championships last week in Tullamore. Castle Dargan Hotel and the Diamond Coast Hotel braved the elements and displayed at Europe’s largest outdoor event to promote Sligo and all it has to offer. The National Ploughing Championships takes place each year in the month of [...]

By |2018-09-27T15:40:08+00:00September 27th, 2018|Attraction, Events, Festivals|0 Comments

Moy River Folk Club

The Moy River Folk Club is located at Moy River B&B in Co. Sligo. This hidden gem is tucked away at the foot of the Ox Mountains and is ideal for a peaceful and relaxing getaway. Enjoy a memorable stay as you explore the area and experience the best of entertainment at the club. This [...]

By |2018-09-18T11:08:49+00:00September 18th, 2018|Accommodation, Events, Music, News|0 Comments

Sligo Greenway Business Breakfast

The Sligo Greenway Co-Op hosted a Business Breakfast on Tuesday 4th Sept at the Yeats County Inn for those interested in the Greenway for Sligo project. The meeting gave local business people a chance to show their support and add strength to the greenway lobby.  It also gave people the opportunity to back the project [...]

By |2018-09-05T08:45:42+00:00September 4th, 2018|Attraction, Events, News|0 Comments

Pride of Place Awards 2018

South & West Sligo Tourism has been entered into the Community Tourism Initiative in the Pride of Place Awards 2018 with judging taking place early next month. The IPB Pride of Place Awards is an all-Ireland competition, which started in 2003. It celebrates local group contributions to the community and the creation of civic pride. [...]

By |2018-08-31T11:06:02+00:00August 31st, 2018|Activities, Attraction, Events, News|0 Comments

8 rainy day activities to brighten your weekend.

Don’t let the rain dampen your spirits, Sligo has plenty of things to do even when it rains. So grab an umbrella, put your hood up, and enjoy one of these activities that are fun for all the family, even when it's raining. Escape the wind and the rain and relax at the Traditional Seaweed [...]

By |2018-08-31T09:17:19+00:00August 31st, 2018|Activities, Attraction, Events|0 Comments

National Heritage Week.

National Heritage Week takes place from 18th - 26th August 2018 with events taking place all over the country, including Sligo. It's a unique opportunity for everyone to get involved in Ireland’s heritage, learn more about it and preserve it for future generations. There are a number of interesting events happening in South & West [...]

By |2018-08-16T09:21:03+00:00August 16th, 2018|Attraction, Events, News|0 Comments

Make the most of your Summer with Live music sessions and Traditional Irish music in South and West Sligo.

Make the most of your Summer with Live music sessions and Traditional Irish music in South and West Sligo.

By |2018-07-30T15:46:28+00:00July 30th, 2018|Events, News|0 Comments