December 16, 17 & 18

What on in Leitrim this weekend

Plenty of Christmas events to get you feeling festive around the county this weekend

Leitrim Observer Reporter


Leitrim Observer Reporter

Whats on in Leitrim this weekend

Whats on in Leitrim this weekend

Thursday 15th:

  • Sing for Simon with musicians from Drumshanbo School of Traditional Music at the Market Yard, Carrick-on-Shannon from 11am to 1pm all in aid of North West Simon Community.  Also there 

Friday 16th:

  • Christmas Social in Kinlough for senior citizens and retired people from 10am to 2pm in Church of Ireland Hall, Main St., Kinlough. 

  • Tarmon NS Nativity Play in St Patrick’s Church at 12 noon. Tickets available locally. Following the play there will be a Cake Sale and a Sale of Work at 1.30pm in the school. 

  • Christmas Jumper theme for a Disco in the Canon Donohoe Hall, Mohill from 7pm to 8.30pm. Open to all young people.

  • Lurganboy Carol singing in Lurganboy Chapel of Ease at 7.30pm.

  • Drumkeerin Youth Club will present Christmas Carols around the Christmas Tree at 8pm. Hot chocolate, mulled wine and mince pies in the old Courthouse afterwards. All are very welcome.

  • Christmas Carol Service in St Mary’s Church, Lower Main St, Mohill at 8pm, with participation of the schoolchildren of the Hunt National School. All welcome.

  • Melvin Gaels  presentation night in Kinlough Community Centre at 8pm.

  • Dance in Duignan’s Lounge Drumsna with music by Sean Brennan

Saturday 17th:

  • Carrick’s Christmas Village contintues on Saturday and Sunday 17th and 18th. Charlene Mulligan’s Hip Hop Dance Troupe will perform live at 3pm, followed by Christmas Carols at 4pm on Saturday.

  • Manorhamilton Christmas Tree Festival in the Bee Park Manorhamilton from 3-9pm. The Gospel Choir will perform from 5pm. Colouring enteries for the festival can be submitted to the Bee Park post box.

  • Christmas Cake sale by Aughawillan Ladies after mass in Aughawillan.

  • Christmas Fundraising Draw for St Ciaran’s Services, Carrick-on-Shannon and Caring for Conor fund in Berry’s Tavern Drumshanbo at 9pm.

Sunday 18th:

  • St Joseph’s Ladies Football Club is holding their Christmas Cake Sale at 11.30am in Carrigallen Community Centre.

  • Manorhamilton Christmas Tree Festival in the Bee Park Manorhamilton from  12 noon to 6pm.

  • Santa will be visiting Gorvagh Community Centre at 3pm and Eslin Community Centre at 6pm.

  • Carol service will take place in St. Brigid's Church of Ireland, Kiltubrid on at 4pm. Refreshments afterwards, all welcome.

  • Fundraising card game in memory of Jimmy McManus in the Kilbrackan Arms Hotel at 5pm.

  • Card game  for St Vincent De Paul Manorhamilton and Kinlough in the Community Centre Manorhamiton at 9pm. Organised by the North Leitrim’s Mens Group.

  • Old Tyme Dance with music by The Country Cousins from 9pm in the Ballroom of Romance, glenfarne