What's On in Athlone
Stay with us at Great National Creggan Court Hotel, there are always so many festivals and events happening around Athlone town plus its nearby locations. There is something for everyone.
See below for more details.
RTÉ All Ireland Drama Festival 2017
Features theatre, art & photography exhibitions, jazz & traditional Irish music concerts & more. At Dean Crowe Theatre. 4-12 May
Canal Quarter Festival 2017
Free live entertainment with Hugh Lynch’s Bar, Kilbride Street, Tullamore 30 mins from hotel. 2017 TBC
Irish Game and Country Fair Fine Food Festival 2017
Country sports, artisan food, crafts, history, music and more. Suitable for everyone. Birr Castle, Birr, 45 mins from hotel. 26-27 Aug 2017
Moate Agricultural Show 2017
Lots of family fun. Irish handmade crafts, arts, food, fashion and more. 10 mins from hotel. 2017 TBC
National Ploughing Championships 2017
Europe’s largest outdoor exhibition and agricultural trade show. 19th-21st September 2017
Slieve Bloom Storytelling Festival 2017
Tales, legends, poetry, music and song. Lots of fun for everyone. 2017 TBC
Offline Film Festival 2017
Film challenge game, watching great features and shorts plus workshops. Birr 35 mins from hotel. 11-15 October 2017
Hullabaloo! Offaly Children’s Art Festival 2017
Biggest midlands festival of theatre and arts for children. Lots of fun. Based in Birr, Clara and Edenderry. 2017 details tbc
The Dean Crowe Theatre
A wide of events: Drama, comedy, musicals, music, opera, dance, kids events & more.