What’s On

whatson1There’s so much happening at the Sligo Folk Park. On the bank holiday weekend in June, we have the Riverstown Annual Vintage Day, one of the biggest show of its sort in Ireland. We also have a spectacular Santatown annually before Christmas, an event not to be missed for the little ones. Check our website regularly as we have many more events that will interest you.

News & Events

711, 2017

Santatown 2017

Santatown bookings are now open for the following dates: Sat 9th Dec 3pm show - children €15.00 each, adults €5 each Sun 10th Dec 3pm show - children €15.00 each, adults €5 each Sat 16th Dec 3pm show  - children €15.00 each, adults €5 each Sun 17th Dec 3pm and [...]

610, 2017

Scare in the Park!

Halloween Scare in the Park will be open on these dates: 27-29 Oct 2017 6 - 8pm

1805, 2017

Vintage Festival and Family Fun Day

This year's Vintage Festival and Family Fun Day takes place on Saturday the 3rd June 2017 from 1pm to 5pm. There'll be plenty to do for the whole family with live demonstrations, exhibitions, traditional food, Pat's Country Road Show providing music, children's activity centre, games and fun sports on the [...]

2709, 2016


Sligo Folk Park in Riverstown will be hosting the popular "Scare in the Park" Halloween Event on , Friday 28th and Sunday 30 th October from 6pm to 8pm. Admission for Children is €5 and Adults are free. Children must be accompanied by an Adult. We invite all to come in Fancy Dress and [...]

1611, 2015


Santatown 2016   Saturday 10th December 3pm Sunday 11th December 3pm Saturday 17th December 3pm Sunday 18th December 3pm and 5pm Contact Josephine on 071 91 67013 for bookings  or email folkparksligo@gmail.com or mobile 087 2575581 Children €15 and Adults €5 to include Show and quality gift from Santa himself!

112, 2014


In the early nineties Riverstown Enterprise Development (Sligo) Ltd. acquired Millview House together with six acres of marsh land and in the years that followed, developed it into one of the biggest tourist attractions in the North West. But in December 2002 young and old flocked to Sligo Folk Park, [...]