Strand Hill People’s Market
Every Sunday afternoon this unique market takes place in the exciting venue of Hanger 1 at Sligo Airport, just a stone’s throw from Stand Hill Beach. A vast selection of local handcrafted goods, textiles and foods are on offer which serves to prove that Sligo is overflowing with creativity and talent.
Quayside Shopping Centre
Quayside Shopping Centre is located in the centre of the town and has everything a shopaholic could need with shops such as River Island and Oasis and some appetising restaurants such as Grapevine Bistro to replenish the energy levels. The centre is fully equipped with a car park, toilets and baby changing rooms.
Sligo Racecourse hosts several Race Days and events throughout the year that are guaranteed to be enjoyable for all ages. Family Days are held on various dates and are a great excuse for the family to get the “Sunday Best” on and have a thoroughly enjoyable day out.
Eagles Flying Irish Raptor Research Centre
Located in Ballymote, just a 20 minute drive outside of Sligo town is a spectacular Bird of Prey Centre and Sanctuary with over 100 Eagles, Hawks, Falcons and Vultures. Visitors can see these magnificent creatures soar through the air just metres away and pick up interesting facts along the way. There is also the “Touch Zoo” on the grounds where there are 83 species of interesting animals to be seen.LESS INFORMATION