Sunday 30 April
International Sheepdog Trials
9am, Walsh's Field, Castlerea Rd.
Watch the unique bond between farmer and sheepdog in this display of skill and mastery.
10am, Roscommon Golf Club
Wool Merchants Cup & 9 hole Ladies Golf Competitions.
Details: 090 66 26382
Local Enterprise Craft Marquee
10am-6pm, Craft Marquee, Market Square
Craft tent situated at the front of the Bank of Ireland is reserved for crafters from Co. Roscommon who are in business producing high quality craftwork of different kinds
Nature Walk Mote Park
12pm, Meet at Roscommon Golf Club
This guided walk through Mote Park on the outskirts of Roscommon Town will travel through the town lands once associated with St. Comán and later owned by the Lords Crofton. A rich variety of tree species and flowers showing off their lovely spring colours will be on view along the route and participants will also have the opportunity to try out the innovative Mote Park Interactive Heritage Tour using QR codes strategically located along the walk.
2pm, Loughnaneane Park
A great day out with something for all the family! Children’s amusements, Climbing Wall, FAI soccer skills competition, Pet Lambs/Bo Peep/Boy Blue Competitions, Food stalls, Sheep Racing, Live Music with Billy Garvin, Pony Rides, Archery, Craft Demos, Display of Rare Sheep Breeds, Sheep Shearing, and lots lots more!
Launch of All Ireland and All Nations Shearing and Wool Handling Championships
7pm, Marquee, Market Square.
Launch of the 2017 Kepak All Ireland & All Nations Sheep Shearing & Wool Handling Championships, which take place on the grounds of St. Brigid's GAA Club, Kiltoom, on the June Bank Holiday weekend.
Details: 086 0876933
CÉilÍ with ‘Glenside CÉilÍ Band'
9.30pm, Hannon’s Hotel.
A great night of dancing with Glenside Céilí Band.
Tickets: €10 Details: 086 8893897