SLIGO: Sligo Live takes place in Sligo Town until Mon 27th Oct. Events will take place at various locations in the town and delays are expected. Delays can be expected in the vicinity of Knocknarea Arena at IT Sligo between 7pm and 8pm each night. Delays are also expected along Teeling St over the course of the festival.
SLIGO: The Connacht club SFC quarter-final between Tubbercurry and Aughawillan takes place on Sun 26th Oct at Markievicz Park in Sligo town. Throw in is at 2pm. Markievicz Park is located on Pearse Rd in Sligo. Delays are to be expected before and after the match through Sligo Town.
WEXFORD: The Wexford Opera Festival continues until Sat 2nd Nov in Wexford Town. Various events are taking place over the course of the festival and delays can be expected as a result.
WEXFORD: Wexford Spiegeltent Festival takes place in Wexford Town until Monday 27th Oct. There are a variety of events taking place as part of the festival and this will attract extra traffic to the area. Delays are likely as a result, particularly in the vicinity of the Quay in Wexford Town.
CAVAN: The Virginia Pumpkin Festival takes place in Co. Cavan until Tues 27th Oct. This event usually attracts large crowds over the course of the festival so delays can be expected around Virginia and on all approach routes to town, particularly in both directions on the N3 Cavan/ Dublin Rd , the Ballyjamesduff/ Mullagh Rd (R194) and on the Bailieborough Rd (R178). To accommodate the festival, New St in Virginia will be closed on Sun 26th Oct from 10am to 11pm.
CORK: The Cork Jazz Festival will take place in Cork City until Mon 27th Oct. Events will take place in venues across the city; including The Savoy Theatre, Cork Opera House, Everyman Theatre, Triskel Christchurch, Triskel Auditorium and Cyprus Avenue. Approx 40,000 people are expected to attend over the course of the weekend and traffic is likely to be heavy around the city centre as a result.
CORK: The Westlodge Hotel Fastnet Rally takes place on Sunday 26th October in West Cork. To facilitate the race, there will be number of local roads closed in the areas of Skibbereen and Bantry. Delays can be expected as a result. Stages 1, 4 and 7 take place in Mealagh Valley with local roads in the area closed from 8.15am and 5.50pm. Stages 2, 5 and 8 will take place around Glanaphuca with roads closed from 8.50am to 6pm. Stages 3 and 6 are being held in Bulls Pocket with local roads closed from 10.40am to 5.20pm. Wolfe Tone Square will be closed from 6am to 4.30pm to facilitate a servicing area for the rally. The one way system on the southern section of Wolfe Tone Square will be altered to accommodate two-way traffic.
GALWAY: Racing takes place at Galway Racecourse on Sunday 26th October and Monday 27th October. On Sun, the first race is at 1.25pm and the last race is at 4.45pm. On Mon, the first race is at 1.35pm and the last race is at 4.35pm. Racecourse is situated approximately 5km from Galway City, in Ballybrit on Bothar na dTreabh. Expect delays in the area before and after the races.
WATERFORD: The Munster club SHC quarter-final between Ballygunner and Cratloe takes place on Sun 26th Oct at Walsh Park in Waterford. Throw in is at 2.30pm. Walsh Park is located on Slievekeale Rd in Waterford City. Extra traffic can be expected through the city and on the approach roads.