Tuesday 3rd May 2016: Thousands of visitors flocked to Limerick, European Capital of Culture 2020 candidate city, over the May Bank Holiday weekend for Riverfest 2016, the city’s premier summer festival which featured a spectacular fireworks display on Sunday night.
Tuesday, 26th April 2016: The majestic River Shannon will host some of the world’s top watersport performers this weekend as a full programme of action packed activities and events take place for Riverfest 2016, Limerick’s hugely popular summer festival.
Tuesday 19th April 2016: Food lovers and producers from around the Mid West Region and beyond will gather in Limerick City this May Bank Holiday Weekend (28 April-2 May) for Riverfest 2016, Limerick's hugely popular summer festival.
Tuesday 12th April 2016: Thousands set to attend one of the largest annual outdoor cultural events in the West of Ireland as Limerick hosts the 12th annual Riverfest!
Tuesday 21st April 2015: Riverfest judges have been selected to crown the best BBQ-ers of Ireland for this year’s May Bank Holiday Festival, with an overall cash prize of €1,000 up for grabs!
Friday 17th April 2015: A number of roads will be closed to traffic and parking to facilitate Riverfest and the Barringtons Hospital Great Limerick Run.
Tuesday 14th April 2015: Ireland’s largest BBQ competition, action and adventureon the River Shannon and a spectacular fireworks display will take place as part of Limerick’s Riverfest 2015 on the May Bank Holiday weekend it was announced today.
Wednesday 1st April 2015: Plans are under way for the launch of Limerick’s biggest and brightest summer festival RiverFest this May Bank Holiday weekend!
Monday 5th May 2014: The biggest May Bank Holiday weekend festival, Limerick’s 10th annual Riverfest, wound down today with organisers expressing their delight as the four-day programme surpassed all expectations.
15th April 2014: Festival celebrating its 10th birthday and now delivering Limerick’s busiest weekend of the year.
31st January 2014: Limerick's biggest festival Riverfest will celebrate it's 10th anniversary in 2014!
Tuesday 16th April 2013: Limerick will become a mecca for foodies, fun seekers and fun runners this May Bank Holiday weekend as the city's biggest festival RIVERFEST launched its programme of events today.
Monday 21st January 2013: The rapid growth of the Great Limerick Run has been reflected by the announcement that it has secured a title sponsor, Barringtons Hospital, at the launch of this year’s event, which will be held on May 5th next.
1st May 2012: As the Riverfest is coming to town, Limerick will be busy spot this May Bank Holiday weekend and what better way to enjoy the weekend than a trip to the races at Greenmount Park.
11th April 2012: Limerick will host a round of the Irish National Powerboat Championships as well as a spectacular party on the banks of the River Shannon over the May Bank Holiday weekend for Riverfest 2012.
11th April 2012: Food lovers and businesses across the Mid-West are invited to take part in the Great Limerick BBQ as part of Riverfest over the May Bank Holiday weekend.
On Saturday 5th May 2012, Foynes Yacht Club flotilla will visit Steamboat Quay to join the Riverfest celebrations, which will be underway in the treaty city.
3rd May 2011: Limerick hosted a spectacular party on the banks of the River Shannon over the May Bank Holiday weekend as the 2011 European City of Sport hosted its annual Riverfest Summer Festival!
26th April 2011: Limerick’s majestic River Shannon will be the setting for a spectacular water sports display next Sunday, May 1st, as the 2011 European City of Sport celebrates Riverfest!
Foynes Yacht Club members will be sailing to Limerick City on this Saturday, April 30 to participate in the 2011 Riverfest, which the people of the city celebrate every year.
To celebrate Limerick’s designation as European City of Sport this year’s Limerick Regatta promises to be bigger than ever before when crews take to the water in O’Brien’s Bridge on Saturday April 30.
Limerick fashionistas are invited to enjoy a day long celebration of style and watch the Royal Wedding live on a BIG SCREEN at the city’s famous Milk Market to kick-start Riverfest over the May Bank Holiday weekend!