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Upcoming Events taking place in Co. Roscommon

Upcoming Events taking place in Co. Roscommon

The following events are taking place within Co. Roscommon in the next week:
  • Title: SuperValu Best Dressed Lady Competition at Roscommon Races
  • Category: Sport
  • Venue: Roscommon Racecourse, Racecourse Road, Roscommon
  • Start Date/Time: 09/07/2018, 5:50pm
  • Details: Award-winning Irish hat designer Jennifer Wrynne has been announced as the celebrity judge of the Best Dressed Lady competition at the SuperValu Ladies Day on Monday, July 9th. The winner of the Best Dressed Lady Competition will walk away with a top prize of €1,200, while the nine runners-up will each receive €100. As well as top class flat racing there will be Music in the Main Bar after the second last race with Henry and The Usual Suspects
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  • Title: Percy French Festival
  • Category: Festival
  • Venue: Castlecoote House, Castlecoote, Co. Roscommon
  • Start Date/Time: 12/07/2018, 10.00 AM
  • Details: Percy French wrote some of the most iconic ‘local’ songs in Ireland: County Down and the Mountains of Mourne for examplke and many many more. As a cultural icon, his compositions rank him alongside Thomas Moore as one of Ireland’s pre-eminent songwriters.
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  • Title: Ballaghaderreen Lake & Legends Carnival
  • Category: Festival
  • Venue: The Shambles, Market Street, Ballaghaderreen, Co Roscommon
  • Start Date/Time: 13/07/2018, 6.00pm
  • Details: A weekend of fun for all the family. On Saturday enjoy a Craft & Artisan Market while the children play on our bouncy castles. By night Johnny Brady and band. On Sunday come along to the Ballaghaderreen Dog Show and join us for an evening of music and dance with home grown talent and John Molloy for a jiving and waltzing gala to round off the festivities.
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  • Facebook: @Ballaghaderreenlakesandlegends

You can view further details on these events and others through the Councils Event Calendar here. 07 2018
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Author; Roscommon County Council Categories: Community Notices, Roscommon County Council

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Roscommon County Council

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Roscommon County Council has been alerter on since 2012. This means that if you live or work in County Roscommon then you can receive alerts directly from the Council as soon as they are issued through It is free to register for an account and Roscommon County Council also deliver the text messages so there is no charge to receive text message alerts. Roscommon County Council currently provides alerts for the following service categories:
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  2. Scheduled Road Works and Road Closures: Alerts will include affected areas and offer advice on diversions
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  4. Severe Weather Warnings: Orange and Red status alerts issued by Met Eireann forward on by the Council
  5. Planning Alerts: Local Planning Application Alerts and Local Area Plan Updates
  6. Community Alerts: These will be used for local events taking place in County Roscommon, eg. Festivals, Parades, etc.
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