Strandhill Surf Festival will take place between August 3rd – 5th in Strandhill Village. Strandhill Surf Festival is set to attract many top class surfers to the area over the course of the Bank Holiday Weekend. During the festivities, there will be a surfing competition for visitors to view. For those who prefer to stay on land, during Strandhill Surf Festival, there will be skate/BMX jam taking place.
As part of The Gathering 2013, a three day event – the 14th Annual Carmel Gunning Summer School Festival of Irish Music and Song will take place in Sligo town and Geevagh, Co. Sligo. on the 6th, 7th and 10th August next.
The 28th Tubbercurry Old Fair Day Festival promises a host of entertainment for all the family to enjoy over the five days celebrating Irish produce, music, heritage and crafts. Enjoy the opening celebrations on Saturday, the family fun day on Sunday, a host of activities on Monday and Tuesday to suit young and old, to the highlight of the festival, the Old Fair Day on Wednesday.
A Trad Night of music,song and dance in aid of North West Hospice, will take place in Muddy Burns Pub, Castleconnor, Co. Sligo on Saturday August 3rd starting at 9pm. All proceeds from the event will be donated to North West Hospice located in Sligo Town. On the night, the will be a waltzing competition, raffle and finger food. With great prizes up for grabs, it sure to be a night to remember.