Monaghan Country Music Fest: All You Need To Know


Monaghan Country Music Festival returns for it’s fourth year in The Diamond, Monaghan Town from 13th-16th July
The 2017 line up features country music stars like Derek Ryan, Mike Denver and Michael English.


  • Thursday 13th July- Jimmy Buckley  – Doors open at 7pm
  • Supported by Bleed’ N Cowboys
  • Friday 14th July- Derek Ryan  – Doors open at 7pm
    Supported by White Lightning
  • Saturday 15th July – Michael English   – Doors at 3pm
    Support from Ciaran Rosney, Aidan Clerkin, Gavin McAloon,Lumberjack Swing and Gary Fitzpatrick.
  • Sunday 16th JulyJim Devine & Mike Denver  – Doors at 3.45pm
    Support from Kerry Fearnon, Niamh Lynn and The Murphys
    There will also be a jiving competition kicking off at 6.30pm for Jim Devine


All hotels and B&B’s are fully booked currently. has some rooms available in different locations outside Monaghan Town.


Each evening the festival committee will be hunting to find the best dressed people at the event, get on your country clobber’.

Route A
Cookstown-Mulligans Bar >>> Dungannon-Tesco car Park >>> Moy-Ryandale Hotel >>>Armagh-City Hotel
Route B
Omagh-Sallys Bar >>> Ballygawley-Main St >>> Aughnacloy-main st.,
Route C
Enniskillen-KFC >>> Maguires Bridge-Main St., >>> Lisnaskes-Main St.,
Prices for all routes are £10/€15 return
All routes will operate if sufficent numbers are obtained. Booking Essential.
Eamon Mc Entee Coach & Bus Hire 086-8170966

Blasta will be opening up their mobile street food kitchen for the whole weekend serving delicious mexican food. They will be located outside the Cosy Bar in Glaslough Street. For more info click into World Food Porn page.

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Cullens funfair will be located in the Monaghan Shopping Center carpark all weekend with loads of different attractions.


The jiving competition will kick off at 6.30pm on Sunday with Jim Devine.

Are available in The Westenra Arms Hotel in Monaghan Town. Admission is €10 per day or €35 for a weekend ticket.

The crowd at the Country Music Festival in 2016

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