With family entertainment to the fore, the annual Athlone Agri-Show is certain to attract large crowds this Sunday, June 24, in its new location of Bealin.
With a plethora of childrens' attractions on offer - featuring bouncy castles, bungee jumping, face painting, puppet shows, magic shows and a vortex tunnel, parents need have no worry regarding their little ones entertainment options on the day!
Commencing at 10am, Athlone Agri-Show continues to provide a vast range of competitions, including the All Ireland cattle championship. There will also be horse, pony and sheep championship classes on the day, as well as sheepdog trials demonstrations.
Boasting a Midlands food village, which is now in its eight year as a feature of the Athlone Agri Show, trade stands will be dotted throughout the venue with local artisans displaying both local and international cuisine. Keeping with the culinary theme and in conjunction with the Irish Shows Association, the Agri Show will feature a Homecook of the Year qualifier.
With music on the day provided by Stephen Rodney and the Back Axles and bar facilities to quench the thirst on what promises to be a warm day, the Agri Show is certainly a 'must visit' for those seeking family value entertainment this weekend.
Admission on the day is €10 with children being admitted free.