Things to do in Carrick on Shannon

Carrick is bursting with things to do for all the family. We list the best activities for Hen & Stag Parties on our Hens & Stags activities page


The Dock Arts Centre :The Dock offers the best of contemporary art, music, theatre in beautiful gallery spaces and a bespoke performance space.y

Tullyboy Farm :Leitrim Surf Company specialise in SUP and Surf with guided stand up paddleboarding safari’s on The Shannon Blueway

Lough Key Forest Park :The Lakeside Visitor Centre is the gateway to more than 800 acres of parkland and forest at Lough Key forest park. Miles of forest trails, zip wire and other adventure activities.

Famine Museum:The Famine Museum is located in the original Stable Yards of Strokestown Park House. It was designed to commemorate the history of the famine of Ireland and provides a fascinating educational experience for young and old.

Moon River :Whether you are having a day trip to Carrick on Shannon or simply passing through, make time for a relaxing cruise on the river Shannon on the pleasure cruiser Moon River.

Leitrim Surf :Leitrim Surf Company specialise in SUP and Surf with guided stand up paddleboarding safari’s on The Shannon Blueway

hen party, stag party activities with SUP in Carrick on Shannon


Battlebridge Paint Ball :Battlebridge Paintball truly is a unique Paintball experience. They provide a gaming experience that no other facility can match. The army & outdoor adventure experience enables them to create & maintain game zones with a military authenticity that is second to none.

Bord a Borg : The innovative, Weather Independent Boda Borg is a Swedish concept unique to Ireland and is challenging for both adults and children. Once you enter the two-storey Boda Borg only teamwork, ingenuity, trial and error and skills you probably didn’t know you have will allow you to progress through its 47 rooms! It contains fun-filled activities, imaginative puzzles and enjoyable tasks

Carrick Carting :Race in Ireland’s largest indoor karting track. Hen and Stag Packages available including group and Party Packages. Setup your very own grand prix and battle your friends.

Carrick Quads : Regardless of the weather, race off road in 100 acres of beautiful Roscommon scenery. Motor powered, action packed racing on quads.

Adventure Gently :As the name suggests Adventure Gently provide a gentle, enjoyable, safe Canoeing experience in Canadian Canoes on the River Shannon. We welcome small groups, individuals and families

Fun Balls :Bubble Soccer or Bubble Football is a completely safe and fun alternative to regular soccer played within the Funballs. Funballs are excellent for use on grass or astro-turf. The ball surrounds the body like a bubble resulting in plenty of bumps, falls and laughs for users. Each ball comes with a fitted safety belt. They are completely safe and the impact is not felt inside the ball

 Arigna Mining Experience :Underground tour of the disused Arigna Coal mine. Visitors experience what it was like to work in the mine. The tour which lasts 45 minutes uses lighting and sound effects adding to the authenticity of the underground experience