Countdown to Midsummer’s Day with the Stars!

The Midsummer’s Day with the Stars open-air Country Music Festival will take place at Roscommon Racecourse on Sunday, June 26th. 

  Local promoter Joe Finnegan has confirmed that the event, hosted by local radio station Shannonside Northern Sound, will take place at the popular Roscommon racetrack on Sunday, June 26th.

  This year marks the fourth staging of this country music extravaganza in Roscommon town and a measure of its success to date is the line-up, which features some of the world’s top country acts including the king of Irish country music, Big Tom McBride, Nathan Carter, Mike Denver, Jimmy Buckley, Derek Ryan, Lisa McHugh, Robert Mizzell, Patrick Feeney, Jim Devine, Declan Nerney, Johnny Brady, Eamon Jackson, Lee Matthews, Shane Owens, Gerry Guthrie and the ‘Hit the Diff’ man himself, Marty Moane.

  Once again this year Roscommon Racecourse will be transformed into a family playground with designated picnic areas and a special kiddies play area. The hospitality suites including bars and restaurants at the race track will also be open to the public.  The site will also offer free camping and parking facilities on the day.

            Admission to the event is by ticket only and tickets can be purchased locally in ETL Roscommon, Cahill’s SuperValu, Castlerea, Towey’s of Ballaghaderreen, Golden Discs, Athlone, Multisound in Cavan, Sound Quality in Monaghan. Tickets can also be purchased at the Shannonside Northern Sound Studios in Longford and Monaghan and on

  More details are available on the Shannonside radio website and facebook page.