My St. Patrick’s Day 2022

After a break of two years, it was great to see the parades and the St. Patrick's Day celebrations back again. The weather in Sligo wasn't the best, there were some heavy shower, but it was dry enough for the most part. I went into town early, I usually do so that I can avoid... Continue Reading →

St. Patrick’s Day Events in Roscommon 2022

With the popularity of the Sligo and Leitrim St. Patrick's Day Posts, I couldn't leave out Roscommon. Here's a round up of the information I found. 17th March (St. Patrick's Day) Parades 1pm Lecarrow 2pm Ardcarne St. Patrick's Day Parade, Cootehall 2.30pm Ballaghadereen (starting from the Sligo Road) 3.00pm Ballintubber 3.00pm Cloonfad 3.00pm Elphin 3.30pm... Continue Reading →

St. Patrick’s Day in Co. Sligo 2017

You might be wondering about things to do in County Sligo for St. Patrick's Day, 2017 - so here are ┬ásome suggestions: There are several parades taking place: The Sligo town parade┬ástarts at 12 noon on the Mail Coach Road and finishes at Our Lady Of Mercy Primary School. Enniscrone Parade starts at 1.30pm Grange... Continue Reading →

Falling for St. Patrick

Today, if you didn't know, is St. Patrick's Day. There's always big excitement around the parades and in the last two years I've been on the PR team of Sligo Tidy Towns. From January we've had weekly meetings planning this years float in the Sligo parade. This year was 'War on Waste'. We had 'toy'... Continue Reading →

Yeats Needs You!

Come and join Sligo Tidy Towns in their record-breaking attempt on St. Patrick's Day. Come along to the Mercy Gym, Sligo between 10-10.30 wearing black trousers, black shoes (no runners) and a black top and we'll make you look like WB Yeats! Refreshments will be served before the parade. All ages are welcome but children... Continue Reading →

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