Planning a Spring Break in Leitrim? Here are some things you don't want to miss!

Leitrim Observer Reporter


Leitrim Observer Reporter

Tipperary comedy duo The 2 Johnnies are on tonight's Late Late Show

The 2 Johnnies will be coming to the Landmark Hotel, Carrick-on-Shannon on April 26

There are plenty of events and festivals coming up in Co Leitrim. If you are organising a spring break then keep these in mind:

Surf's up: Leitrim may only have a few short kilometres of coast but Tullaghan Strand is one of the best locations to catch a wave on the Atlantic coast!

Boat Tours: Take a boat tour of the beautiful surrounds of Lough Gill near Dromahair on the Rose of Innisfree. Or take in the sights of The Shannon on Moon River in Carrick-on-Shannon.

Drama: Ballinamore hold their drama festival from March 1-8 while in Kiltyclogher, they run their festival from March 2-9. Each night there will be a new theatre showpiece featuring talent from all over the country.

Music: If you love country music then don't miss the Kings of Country, Mick Flavin and Declan Nerney when they perform together in The Corn Mill, Carrigallen on March 8.

Comedy: The 2 Johnnies Get Loose in The Landmark Hotel, Carrick-on-Shannon on April 26.

The humble spud: Celebrate the humble spud with a free day marking all things potato at the Organic Centre, Rossinver on Sunday, March 10.

Hill walking: Take to the hills of lovely North Leitrim for the Hill Walking Festival this Easter. Running from Saturday, April 20 through Sunday, April 21, this festival is the perfect excuse to get out an enjoy the great outdoors. There are long and medium walks as well as a ramble. Contact the Holey Soles Hill Walking club on facebook for more.