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Country Music Diamond

This weekend Monaghan plays host to the biggest Country Music Festival in the Ireland. The festival is now its fifth year and has been grown and developed by a fantastic voluntary committee.

Monaghan Town Country Music festival is a charity fund raising, open air, four day country music and jiving festival.  This festival is a fine example of a community, from a medium sized boarder town, coming together to create a wonderful event for all to take part in and enjoy.

The festival is organised by a voluntary committee with the assistance of An Garda Síochana Monaghan, Monaghan County Council and local business.

This years line up features the Jimmy Buckley,

Derek Ryan,

Michael English

Mike Denver

There will be a Best Dressed competition each evening with excellent prizes for both men & women. Sunday will see the biggest and best Jiving Competition in the country held in the Diamond, so what are you waiting for , get yourself into Monaghan this weekend!