Upcoming Events to look forward to in 2020 including :
Ballinamore Drama Festival with a week long programme of super entertainment week beginning Fri March 6th
Musical Society Presents ‘Working 9 – 5’ from March 28th
Ballinamore Angling Festival week beginning May 25th
Cowboys and Heroes at Drumcoura City weekend of Fri May 29th (June Bank Holiday)
Vintage Tractor event the same weekend
Biggest 90s – 00s disco festival Drumcoura City Sat July 4th
Ballinamore Family Festival opens Sun Aug 9th
Ballinamore Agricultural Show Tues Aug 11th
Kings Classic formerly King of Clubs week beginning Mon Aug 31st
World Pairs Angling Championships week beginning Mon Sept 7th
please forgive me if I’ve left some out
Amazing line up of Free Entertainment includes :
Opening event Sunday afternoon, August 7th Mike Denver, followed by Ritchie Remo
Through the week : Lee Matthews, Gerry Guthrie, Abbaesque, Kevin Logue
all rounded off on Sunday 14th from 9pm with Robert Mizzel
Fun events throughout the week include
Binocular Soccer, Canoeing on the Canal, Kids Treasure Hunt, Dodgeball, The Bed Race, Ducking Chair and Canal Games, ending with FIREWORK DISPLAY Sun 14th
Highlight of the week Ballinamore Agricultural Show Tues Aug 16th
Hamill’s in Ballinamore is a great base from which to enjoy the Joe Mooney Summer School in nearby Drumshanbo, July 16th to 23rd. Visitors gather on the deck in the evening to share the days tunes, songs and stories www.joemooneysummerschool.com
July’s entertainment calander is brimming with events for visitors to Hamill’s with Pat Shortt and Nathan Carter as part of the exciting lineup of entertainment at An Tostal Festival Drumshanbo starting June 25th http://www.antostalfestival.ie/
Shannon Blueway Adventure Festival May 1st to 3rd 2015
It’s all happening in Leitrim on the May Bank Holiday Weekend. Check it out for yourself. www.shannonbluewayfest.com
Good to receive all your Thanksgiving greetings and to see you enjoying the feast. Hope you’ve all had a good celebration.
After Ballinamore’s best angling season in recent times, we are pleased to note that many of our regulars are already planning their 2015 angling holidays in Ballinamore. We look forward to seeing you all back with us your next visit.
The World Pairs Angling Championship returns to the Ballinamore area this week. Registration takes place in the Standing Stone Hotel on Sunday September 7th. Anglers from all around the world will compete for very generous prize money. We are pleased to welcome back to Hamill’s B&B the winning pair from the 2012 and 2013 championship and we wish Cathal Hughes and Philip Jackson and all our other competing guests the very best of luck for 2014. It will be an exciting week with its closing ceremony at the Slieve Russell Hotel on Friday September 12th .
Hamill’s B&B welcomes all our visitors to Drumcoura City’s Country Music Festival. Star attractions include Jimmy Buckley, Mike Denver, Lee Matthews and many more with wild west themed events like lassoing and barrel racing. A brilliant weekend for all at Drumcoura City just outside Ballinamore.
Lots of enquiries for accommodation at Hamill’s for Joe Mooney Summer School, looks like we might have the most guests we’ve ever had staying for this years event in Drumshanbo.