The annual John McKenna music weekend takes place from the 7th to the 9th June 2019 in Drumkeeran. In memory of one of the great local flute players its always very enjoyable with sessions in the pubs each night and a concert on Friday night.
The Summer School is on this year from the 20th to the 27th July 2019. An enjoyable week of traditional music, dancing classes, music classes, lectures, concerts, ceili dancing nightly, singing classes and sessions all within walking distance around the town.
Special offer for April and May. 2 nights accommodation in a 3 bed house including a two hour cycle on the newly developed Shannon Blueway canal trail close to Leitrim village. Cost for four adults is 240.00 or two adults and two children is 230.00. (Upgrade to an electric bike for additional 20.00)
The Shannon Blueway canal walkway is now completed. It starts on the boardwalk across Acres Lake close to Drumshanbo to Drumharver Bridge (approx 5km from Drumshanbo) and on to Battle Bridge. Turn left at the bridge and it is then a further short walk to Leitrim village. It has become a very popular walking route. For further information about events on the Blueway go to