Things to do this weekend in Sligo

7th and 8th April in Sligo

There is so much going on this weekend in Sligo – here are just some of the highlights.


Art Exhibitions are listed here.

ParkRun 9.30am – free event. Meets opposite the Cleveragh Retail Park.

Atlantic Sheepdogs Demonstration 10am. Prebooking essential:

Workshop with Druid Ensemble Members. Prebooking essential. Hawk’s Well Theatre 2pm.

The annual C.A.I North West Society’s 5K Run/Walk at Doorly Park in aid of North West Hospice takes place this Saturday 7th April at 2.30pm. Registration is from 1.30pm at ROM Fitness with entry fee of €10pp

The Markets – all linked below so click to find out times:

Beltra Country MarketThe Farmer’s Market at the IT Sligo, Rathcormac Country Market and Drummartin Country Market.

Sligo Rovers play Derry City FC at the Showgrounds 7.45pm

Waiting for Godot. Hawk’s Well Theatre 8pm. Limited tickets available.

Sarah Crummy and friends at Andersons

The Blind Tiger 10pm – late Party Night with DJ Daithi

Whitewater Live at The Garavogue followed by DJ Jinksy


Dawn Chorus Experience with Sligo Kayak Tours. Super light winds expected so the lake will be like a sheet of glass, you don’t want to miss this folks. Some places left –

Strandhill People’s Market, Sligo Airport, Strandhill. 11am – 4pm

Sligo Orienteering Club at Slish Wood Sligo. 11am
Event suitable for all – 2 courses Beginners and Advanced.
No compass necessary. Walk or Run – Guaranteed Fun!
Cost: €5pp or €15family

Bards in the Wood. Hazelwood, Sligo 3pm

Sunday Trad at Thomas Connolly’s Bar 9.30pm

Super Sunday at The Garavogue with DJ Tommy Finan

Disco Inferno with DJ Tony Travers at The Blind Tiger 10pm til late

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