Brand new festival to
celebrate Shannon
Blueway

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A brand new Adventure Festival will take place in Leitrim in May.

A brand new Adventure Festival will take place in Leitrim in May.

The Shannon Blueway Adventure Festival is a weekend of activities and entertainment to celebrate the start of the summer season on the Blueway.

Paddle your own canoe (or Kayak, SUP, cycle, horse-ride, cruise, walk or trail-run) part of the new Shannon Blueway trial from Carrick-on-Shannon and Drumshanbo to Leitrim Village where activities will culminate with music and entertainment along the riverbank in Leitrim Village.

The festival takes place over the May Bank Holiday weekend and, amongst a host of activities for all ages and abilities, includes two flagship events; The Blueway Adventure Race on Sat 4th May and The Great Dragon Boat Race on Sunday 5th May.

A public meeting will be held on the 2nd of March in St. Joseph’s Hall, Leitrim Village at 9pm and all are welcome to attend.