Visiting MUINE BHEAG

The Leinster Fleadh committee are delighted to announce that the picturesque town of Muine Bheag, also known as Bagenalstown, will host the Leinster Fleadh from

JULY 8th to 15th

Join us between the Barrow river and the Blackstairs mountains for a week of celebration of all that is good in Irish culture. Our events so far Monday 9th July - Official Fleadh Opening and Gala Traditional Session Tuesday 10th July - A celebration of Songs and Stories from Carlow and Website Launch Wednesday 11th July - Music Workshops on traditional instruments with Tutors concert in the evening Thursday 12th July - Tribute evening to local musicians past and present. As co-host, the annual Bagenalstown Summer Madness Festival will include a week of swimming, fishing competitions, vintage funfair, puppet show, biodiversity, canoeing and lots of family fun. In partnership with the Inland Waterways Association of Ireland and Waterways Ireland we are proud to present

FLOAT TO THE FLEADH

on the weekend 13th to 15th July.

How To Find Us

Ballymahon town is located at the heart of Ireland and is approximately 100km from the capital city of Dublin (1hr, 24mins). The Royal Canal, which runs through Ballymahon, is now navigable and holiday cruisers and barges are a regular carrier of tourists and visitors from various areas alog the river Shannon.