To support ‘Midsummer’s Day with the Stars’ – the Country Music Festival in Roscommon Racecourse on Sunday, June 26th – Roscommon Chamber of Commerce is organising various events around the county town that weekend.
To help create a festival atmosphere, the Chamber has organised piped music around the town for the weekend.
There will be a host of events in various premises’ to ensure that concert-goers enjoy their trip to Roscommon. Country music will be played at numerous bars in the town over the weekend in question.
Other events will be organised around the town closer to the date, in conjunction with Roscommon County Council.
Seán Mahon, the President of Roscommon Chamber, said that the event in Roscommon Racecourse had been hugely successful in recent years and that the Chamber were delighted to support it.
“The event has been a phenomenal success for the last number of years and all credit must go to Shannonside and Joe Finnegan for coming up with the idea and running with it,” he said.
“They have developed it into an essential part of the summer calendar events around the country.
“The Chamber are delighted with the continuing success of the event and hope, in conjunction with Shannonside, to grow the event into a weekend festival through greater involvement of the businesses in Roscommon.”