The Marquee in Drumlish Festival is back this weekend on August 17, 18 and 19.
Featuring the best Ireland has to offer in musical talent, the 3 day festival promises to cater for all tastes, young and old alike with a feast of music, fun and events for all the family in the County Longford village. The Saw Doctors get the festival off to a rocking start on Friday night playing live in the Marquee. These world famous Tuam boys will be followed by i102-104 Radio DJ Fergal D’Arcy meaning Friday is definitely a night not to be missed. Saturday afternoon will see a temporary move of festivities to neighbouring village of Ballinamuck for an olde style Fair Day & Family Fun Day. Music in the Marquee on Saturday night will begin with local lads, Liam Gill and David Ledwith together with their band The Monday Club followed by Irish country music legend, TR Dallas. Headliner on Saturday night Mike Denver will then take to the stage guaranteeing Saturday night is a four hour non stop country music extravaganza. The ’98 Hall in Ballinamuck will host a Monster Bingo on Sunday afternoon at 3pm with €3,500 in prizes while music in the Marquee Sunday night will be by ex Blizzards front man and Irish heart throb Bressie. Warming up the crowd for The Voice of Ireland coach are Marquee regulars, The Aftermath and new kids on the Irish Rock/Pop scene Kodaline. Visit the Marquee in Drumlish website