FRIDAY 28 APRIL
10am, Marquee, The Square
Artisan food producers from around Co. Roscommon will display their produce with opportunities to sample and purchase. Also included is a stand devoted entirely to sheeps cheeses from Ireland, UK and the Continent. Situated at back of Bank of Ireland.
10am - 6pm, Marquee, The Square - Opening
Craft tent situated at the front of the Bank of Ireland is reserved for crafters from Co. Roscommon who are in business producing high quality craftwork of different kinds.
11am & 8pm, Roscommon Arts Centre
Be captivated as Roscommon Youth Theatre members play out Orwell’s mordant fable of a revolution betrayed. The action follows the rebellion of the downtrodden animals of Manor Farm.
Booking: Arts Centre Tel.: (090) 662 5824
Sheep Farm Walk
Experience some of the realities of sheep farming on the farm of Willy John Fitzmaurice , Lisnacella, Athleague. Signposted from Athleague.
Tel: 087 2467019
Cycle against Suicide
5pm, Leisure Zone, Lanesborough Road.
Roscommon Lamb Festival welcomes arrival of 'Cycle Against Suicide Tour'. Raising awareness as they cycle across the 32 counties of Ireland, the aim of 'Cycle Against Suicide Tour' is to spread the message: "it’s ok not to feel ok; and it’s absolutely ok to ask for help."
EXHIBITION: Emerging Artists & Designers
7pm, Áras an Chontae
An exciting exhibition by emerging local artists and designers. Exhibition will be opened by internationally renowned leather designer and artist, Úna Burke.