It has been announced that Carrick-on-Shannon will represent Ireland at the European Festival of the Lake in Iseo, which is located in northern Italy. The festival will run from May 24-June 2.
This unique event was created in order to promote and develop the lake environment and the exploration of its characteristics and it is expected that up to 60,000 will attend the fourth annual festival.
Dromod resident Nicoletta Pantano will be in attendance and will be exhibiting all that Leitrim has to offer to overseas visitors as well as local produce and crafts.
Situated only hour from Bergamo in northern Italy, Iseo has one of the most beautiful waterways in Italy and over the coures of the week team racing, rowing, sailing, fishing and music will all feature heavily.
The festival consists of a section devoted to wine, while there is also a section dedicated to art and culture, with major exhibitions organized by City of Iseo.
The thousands of visitors to Iseo each year have the opportunity to enjoy the wonderful local produce and also specialities from further afield while also visiting the many important medieval houses of Iseo.
Should you wish, your business or tourist activity to be represented in Iseo please contact Nicoletta at firstname.lastname@example.org.