Our Events Schedule for the Athlone Shannon Feastival!
The countdown is on to the Athlone Shannon Feastival that will be held on Saturday 8th and Sunday 9th of September!
It promises to be a great weekend highlighting the best of Ireland’s Hidden Heartlands, that will celebrate the River Shannon’s connection with Athlone and will feature lots of exciting events.
We are delighted to be hosting many whiskey tasting events over the course of the weekend! Here is a flavour of what we will be up to.
Athlone Whiskey Walking Tours
We will be running our Athlone Whiskey Walking Tours on both Saturday 8th and Sunday 9th September at 1:30pm. Places are limited and advanced booking is required. Bookings can be made on our website here.
Local Whiskey and Chocolate Tasting
On Saturday evening, we will be hosting a local Whiskey and chocolate tasting event at The Malt House at 5pm. The cost is €10 pp. Advanced booking is not required and all are welcome! Over 18’s only.
Viking Whiskey Cruise
On Sunday 9th September at 6pm, why not join us on the Viking Whiskey Cruise where you will discover the fascinating history about Viking hoards, high kings, big battles and saintly scholars, while you will journey through a unique selection of Irish whiskeys from the Midland’s region! The tour offers a truly unique and memorable experience! Come and join us and uncover the secrets behind some of our local whiskey brands and why the vikings always get their share in the Midlands. The cost is €39.50 pp. Places are limited and advanced booking is required. Over 18’s only. Bookings can be made on our website here.
If you would like any additional information on our whiskey events during the festival, please contact a member of our team today on +353 85 23 800 23. Slainte!