WATERFORD: Spraoi International Street Arts Festival will take place in Waterford City until Sunday (2nd Aug). Various road closures will be in place over the weekend. The largest crowd is expected at the parade at 9:30pm on Sunday. The parade will begin at Johnstown Industrial Estate at 9:30pm and will travel down John’s St, Michael St, Broad St, John Robert's Square and Barronstrand St before finishing on the Quay. Rolling road closures will come into effect from 8:30pm to approx. 11:30pm along the Quay to facilitate the parade and fireworks.
GALWAY: The Galway Racing Festival continue until this Sunday (2nd). Racing on Saturday begins at 2:40pm with the last race at 6:05pm. Then, on Sunday, the first race is at 2:15pm with the final race at 6pm. Galway Racecourse is situated approximately 5km from Galway City, in Ballybrit on Bothar na Dtreabh. Expect delays in the area before and after the races.
ROSCOMMON: The Castlerea Rose Festival takes place until Sunday (2nd Aug). A number of events will take place over the course of the festival and delays are likely around the town.
CAVAN: Due to the Festival of Erne taking place until Monday (3rd Aug), closures will be in place on Upr Bridge St, the Diamond and Butler St in Belturbet at various times until Mon 3rd Aug; Today (31st) from 6.30pm until 9.30pm, on Sunday (2nd) from 5pm to 8pm and Monday (3rd) from 7.30pm to 11pm.
OFFALY: The Birr Vintage Week and Arts Festival takes place until Friday 7th August. Events will take place over the course of the week and delays are likely; especially on Sunday 2nd August for Vintage Sunday.
OFFALY: Castlepalooza takes place at Charleville Castle, Tullamore until Sunday (2nd). Travel is easy to and from Tullamore with road access on the M6 motorway and regular buses & trains leaving from Dublin, Galway, Cork & Limerick.
DONEGAL: The Ballyshannon Folk and Traditional Music Festival takes place until Sunday (2nd). Extra traffic can be expected around the town throughout the Bank Holiday Weekend.
MEATH: Le Chéile Arts and Music Festival takes place in Oldcastle until Mon 3rd Aug. Events takes place throughout the weekend and delays are likely on the Virginia/ Castlepollard Rd (R195) and on the Ballinagh/ Athboy Rd (R154) through Oldcastle as a result.
CLARE: The Scariff Harbour Festival takes place until Sunday (2nd Aug). To facilitate the event, Connaught Rd will be closed between the Fire Station and Fairgreen on Sat 1st Aug and Sun 2nd Aug from 9am to midnight each day. Traffic restrictions will also be in place on Main St on Sun 2nd Aug between these times.
MAYO: Siamsa Sráide takes place in Swinford until Wed 5th Aug. Events will take place throughout the town over the course of the Bank Holiday Weekend and the following road closure will be in place: Market St will close on Mon 3rd Aug from 2pm to 5:30pm and then from 9:30pm on Monday, Market St and Main St will close until 2am on Thurs 6th Aug. Delays are likely in Swinford and in the vicinity of the town throughout the festival.
ANTRIM: The Belfast Pride Festival parade takes place in Belfast City Centre on Sat 1st Aug. The parade will be moving through the city centre from 12 noon. The parade will leave Queen’s Square, travel along High Street, Bridge Street, Waring Street, Donegall Street, Royal Avenue, Donegall Place, Donegall Square North, Donegall Square East, Donegall Square South, Howard Street, Upper Queen Street, Queen Street, Castle Street, Castle Place, move along High Street again before returning to Queen’s Square for dispersal at approx. 1:30pm. There will be rolling road closures in place along the route so bear this in mind if in the area. A large crowd is also expected and this will add to delays.
DONEGAL: The Manorcunningham Country Music Event takes place on Sat 1st and Sun 2nd August. On Sat, Main St will be closed from 3pm to 11pm on Sat and Sun. Alternative routes will be signposted.
TYRONE: A band parade will take place in Donemana on Sat 1st August. It will begin at 8pm at Church View and go through Berryhill Rd, Longland Rd, Allan Park, Longland Rd, Berryhill Rd and is due to finish at Church View at approx. 11pm. HGV's are advised to use an alternative route.
LIMERICK: Due to the National Hillclimb and Sprint Championships taking place on Sat 1st Aug and Sun 2nd Aug at Effin, Kilmallock, there will be local road closures in place around Leagane, Tobernea and Newpark from 8:30am to 6pm each day.