Three Leitrim arts groups receive funding

Claire McGovern


Claire McGovern

Carrick-on-Shannon Municipal District has received three applications which met the criteria for funding under the Arts Festivals Support Scheme 2017.

A total a allocation of €7,800 has been approved for Carrick-on-Shannon Water Music Festival (€5,700); Green Door (countywide event) (€1,600); and Sessions on the Shannon (€500).

The Arts Festivals Support Scheme is co-funded by the Arts Council and among its strategic objectives is to bring awareness and to support and assist artists and enable arts festivals to achieve their potential.