Athlone Shannon Feastival

What’s On

A weekend of Fun – On and Off the Water

This September, the River Shannon in the heart of Athlone will come alive with the 2018 Athlone Shannon Feastival.  A fun-filled family oriented two day event on September 8th and 9th, event activities will include a food experiences, fashion events, whiskey tasting experiences, walking tours, BBQs, cookery demonstrations, water activities, wellness, music and entertainment events and much more.

Taking place the weekend before the 2018 World Canal Conference, hosted in Athlone this year from September 10th to 12th, the action packed, mouth-watering feastival programme will celebrate the beautiful River Shannon’s connection with Athlone and feature lots of water based events including flyboarding, rowing and raft racing, to name a few.


Take a look at our events programme HERE.

Athlone Shannon Feastival


Various Locations


8 - 9 September