Athlone will once again host a day of family fun as the Athlone Summer Fest takes to the streets this weekend.
Starting at noon on Saturday August 16 it promises plenty of fun and interactive events perfect for the whole family.
From noon-4pm it’s all about families with a bouncing castle, rodeo bull, youth group workshops, and horse and cart rides There’s also a treasure hunt starting at noon, with plenty of prizes up for grabs - all of these activities will take place at the rear of Athlone castle.
From 4-8pm there’ll be plenty of live music from Shannon Shakes, a concert showcasing six local bands.
Then from 8.30-10.30pm special guest band White Diamond will take to the stage.
An angling competition will be held on Sunday August 17.
Make sure to get involved, there’ll be plenty of street music and entertainment for all ages in Athlone this weekend.