Not too far from The Old Rectory Bed and Breakfast in Leitrim a brand new Adventure Festival will take place in Leitrim Village in May! The Shannon Blueway Adventure Festival is a weekend of activities and entertainment to celebrate the start of the summer season on the Blueway. Paddle your own canoe (or Kayak, SUP, cycle, horse-ride, cruise, walk or trail-run) part of the new Shannon Blueway trial from Carrick-on-Shannon and Drumshanbo to Leitrim Village where activities will culminate with music and entertainment along the riverbank in Leitrim Village.
The festival takes place over the May Bank Holiday weekend and, amongst a host of activities for all ages and abilities, includes two flagship events; The Blueway Adventure Race on Sat 2nd May and The Great Dragon Boat Race on Sunday 3rd May. for more information go to www.shannonbluewayfest.com