If you feel you could assist us and would like to be associated with this great Festival, either through direct sponsorship or help “in kind,” please contact us on rossespointshanty@gmail.com.

Rosses Point Shanty Festival Committee are grateful to the following sponsors. Without their generous support this festival could not take place.

Many of our sponsors have special offers associated with the festival, please contact them directly to enquire.

Bernard & Jane Dwyer/PHD Access
Little Cottage Cafe
Mullens Spar/Top Oil
TopChem Pharmaceuticals
DNG Flanagan Ford
Damien Tansey & Co.
Cliffords Electrical
Bistro Bianconi

The festival promotes and helps the work of the RNLI,the charity that saves lives at sea

The RNLI provide, on call, a 24hr lifeboat search and rescue service and their values reflect the way they do business as an organisation.


The RNLI saves lives at sea.


To end preventable loss of life at sea.

Their work is based on and driven by their values. Their volunteers and staff strive for excellence and are selfless, dependable, trustworthy and courageous.

All and any help is most appreciated for this great cause.

Friends of the Festival

Many thanks to everyone who has generously donated to keep the Rosses Point Wild Atlantic Shanty Festival alive in previous years. Without their help the festival would not survive!

2023 Friends

Peter & Barbara McVeigh
George & Joanna Mullan
Patrick & Irma Morgan
Gerry & Catherine McManus
Gerry Flanagan
Derek Pugh
Michael & Susan Monahan
John Lenehan
Bryan & Maura Armstrong
Barnes & Mairead Murphy
Frances & Paul Haran
Adrian & Pat O’Connell
Eileen & Ray Monahan
Oliver O’Reilly

2022 Friends

Gerry and Catherine McManus
Tommy Higgins
Damien Tansey Solicitors
Neil & Karen Gaynor
Peter & Barbera McVeigh
Bryan & Máire Armstrong
Eileen & Ray Monahan
Adrian & Pat O’Connell
John Lenehan
Bistro Bianconi Restaurant
Martin Reilly
Bernard & Jane Dwyer
Barnes and Mairéad Murphy
Wehrly Bros
Paul & Frances Haran
Joe Gannon
Paula Cullen
Anna Davis Irving
Jimmy Bruen
Michael Monahan
McSharry Foley Ltd
Oliver O’Reilly
Mullen’s SPAR
Nicolas & Sheila
Tom & Anne Horka
Eileen Carty
Brid Armstrong

2019 Friends

Bernard and Jane Dwyer.
Peter and Barbera McVeigh, Ballincar, Sligo.
Bryan and Marie Armstrong, Rosses Point, Sligo.
Paul and Francis Moran, Rosses Point, Sligo.
Damien Tansey Solicitors, Sligo.
Pat & Adrian O’Connell, Ballyweelin, Sligo.
Porter and Co, Rosses Point, Sligo.
Joanna Mullan, Rosses Point, Sligo.
“DNG Flanagan Ford Ltd” Auctioneers, Sligo.
Fergal and Ide Hickey, Ballyweelin, Sligo.
Brendan and Catherine Johnson, Rosses Point, Sligo.
Noel Kelly Building Contractor, Strandhill Road, Sligo.
Tom Horkan, Rosses Point, Sligo.
Anne Horkan, Rosses Point, Sligo.
Bearnaidin O’Neill, Rosses Point, Sligo.
Taylor Construction and Civil Works t/a DASK Construction, Dunally, Sligo.
Eileen & Ray Monahan, Ballincar, Sligo.
Kilfeather Keyes Solicitors, Sligo.
Neil & Karen Gaynor Ballywwelin, Sligo.
Eileen Carty, Rosses Point, Sligo.
McSharry Foley Insurance, Sligo.
Luke & Bríd Armstrong, Rosses Point, Sligo.
Oliver O Reilly, Rosses Point, Sligo.
George and Viviene Draper, “Sherry Fitzgerald Draper Estate Agents” Ballincar.
Patricia Gillen Murphy, Rosses Point/Dublin.
The Clayton Hotel, Sligo.
Bay View Stores, Rosses Point, Sligo.
Harry and Margaret Monaghan, Rosses Point, Sligo.
Grace O Malley Distillery, Westport.
Michael and Susan Monahan, Ballyweelin, Rosses Point, Sligo.
Hargadon’s Wines, Sligo
Kate’s Kitchen, Sligo
Gerry McSharry, Rosses Point, Sligo
Fastcom, Sligo
The Little Cottage Café, Rosses Point, Sligo
Clifford Electrical, Sligo
Wehrly’s Jewellers, Sligo
Martin Reilly Motors, Sligo
Clancy Motors, Sligo
Tom and Ann Daly, Rosses Point, Sligo.
Tommy Higgins, Rosses Point, Sligo.

In association with Sligo County Council and Failte Ireland and supported by: