Crowds are flocking to the beer garden at Gings Bar by the Shannon.
It's long been recognised locally as one of the Best Beer Gardens in Ireland but now the popular riverside venue in Carrick-on-Shannon has been listed as one of the top places in the country to go to enjoy a drink and cool down during the current heatwave.
Gings, with its manicured lawn and spacious outdoor seating, is a magnet for locals and tourists especially during this current hot spell as people enjoy a drink while overlooking the River Shannon.
The Irish Sun newspaper has listed 21 of the country's finest Beer Gardens and includes the Carrick venue.
Of Gings its says, "It doesn’t get much better than this riverside gem in Carrick-on-Shannon. Plenty of space and a hell of a view out onto the water makes this beer garden a high priority when the sun shows its face."