Love Lannagh Festival

Love Lannagh is an Arts and Adventure Festival taking place at the spectacular Lough Lannagh in Castlebar on April 21 and 22. 

There will be plenty of things to do for kids and adults alike as well as a duck race and entry is Free!

Run for Boylo 2018

The 7th annual Run for Boylo will take place on Sunday, April 22, in Foxford. This is both a 10k and 5k run/walk. Registration is from 9 until 11.30am at Foxford Leisure Centre with both races commencing at 12 noon. There will also be a children's run and all monies raised will be distributed to local charities and organisations.

'Welcome To Work'

A 13 week ‘Welcome To Work’ programme will be in Castlebar for unemployed, legally resident migrants. It will begin on Thursday, April 26, and for more information contact Sean Adair or Tracy Kelly in the Seetec office on 094-903544

Attymass Walking Group

The  Attymass Community are taking steps to get active through walking. They are working with Mayo Local Sports Partnership to implement the new Get Ireland Walking Active Community Walking Programme, which is an initiative of Irish Sports Council. This free programme is suitable for people who would like to get active through walking. Come along to Attymass Community Centre on Monday, April 30, at 7.30 pm to find out more.

Castlebar Women's Shed

The Women's Shed meets on Monday, Wednesday and Saturday every week from 2pm until 4pm in the Le Cheile Family Resource Centre, Tucker St, Castlebar

Parke GAA Club Membership

Parke GAA club membership is now open for the 2018 season The fee is starting at €25 per person. The annual club packages include the club's weekly 50/50 and couty board development draws. Contact any club officer or coach for more details or phone Kenneth on 087-2290414.

Foróige Castlebar

Foróige Castlebar is looking for volunteers to give an hour or two each month. Thr group is looking for adults who could give just a few hours a month to work with young people aged 10 to 17 years. Any interest in music, technology, art, photography or filmmaking would be a bonus but not essential. To find out more contact Stephanie on 086-6017337 or e-mail

Parent & Toddler Group & Baby Massage

Castlebar Parent & Toddler Group meets every Monday at 10am at the Le Cheile Family Resource centre on Tucker Street.

Baby Massage classes take place at 10.30am with booking essential. Call Yvonne on 087 959 3935 to book your place.

Castlebar Active Retirement

The Castlebar Active Retirement group meets on Wednesday afternoons from 2pm to 4pm in the Social Services Centre. The committee has arranged a number of events taking place in the coming weeks including bowling, wellness talks and excursions. New members are always welcome.

Mayo Day 2018

This year's Mayo Day takes place on Saturday, May 5. 

This year the team behind Mayo Day at Mayo County Council are inviting you to get involved and put your own stamp on Mayo Day by ‘Taking on the Mayo Spirit’. How you participate is up to you, you could organise an event, where your group, committee, society, school, business, family or friends come together to do what you love to do in the name of Mayo. Mayo Day activities can take place not just on Mayo Day alone, but over the long weekend ,from Thursday, May 3, until Monday, May 7. 

Keep an eye on for further information and events in the coming weeks

Western Care Association

The Western Care Association is looking for groups or individuals to take part in the West of Ireland Women’s Mini Marathon in Castlebar on Sunday, May 6. Full support will be provided and all funds raised may be allocated to local services; Call 094–9029144 or for further information

Killeen NS Tractor Run

A tractor run in memory of Declan Davitt and Martin Needham takes place in Killeen, Louisburgh, on Sunday, May 27th at 1pm. All money raised on the day will go towards the Killeen National School Sunbeams Extension Fund. There will be a raflle on the day and a Family Fun Day from 2pm at Killeen National School. Tractor entry is €50 or €80 for two tractors.