What's on in Cavan

From bingo and cake sales to exhibitions, dancing, cards and much more, check out what's on in Cavan over the coming days and weekend...


Lakes of Cavan

Where: Cavan County Museum, Ballyjamesduff

When: Now until November 26

What: ‘Lakes of Cavan’ photography exhibition by Hu O’Reilly at Cavan County Museum’s Eden Gallery continues until November 26. This brilliant exhibition has 365 images of Cavan lakes, one for every day of the year. These images are also presented in an accompanying book, which is on sale in the museum’s craft shop.

Bailieborough Creative Hub

Where: Bailieborough Library

When: Now until the end of the month

What: ‘Under Cavan Skies’ is now open. Bailieborough Creative Hub will be hosting a ‘Christmas Art and Craft Fair’ in the Courthouse, Bailieborough on Saturday, November 27, from 10am-5.pm. Contemporary and handcrafted gifts, cards, art, crafts, artisan cakes and much more. For more details or to book a stand, please contact: bailieboroughcreativehub@gmail.com


Where: Cootehill Library

When: Thursday-Saturday, November 9-11

What: We will host our first exhibition in a long time! Khalid Paracha brings his wonderful watercolours to Cootehill Library from November 9-11 with local scenes (including Cootehill) and Cavan themes - each beautifully painted. See more at facebook.com/CavanLibrary or call 049-5559873.

Line dancing

Where: Breffni Arms Hotel, Arva

When: Thursday nights

What: Beginners at 8.30pm and advanced at 9.30pm. Covid regulations apply. All welcome.


25 Card Game

Where: Trivia House, Swanlinbar

When: 8:30pm on Friday nights

What: 25 Card game in Trivia House. All welcome.


Where: Cross Hall

When: Friday's, 9-10:30pm

What: Tuition in waltz, foxtrot, jive, quick step and more. Beginners welcome. Contact James on 086-2003739.

Dad’s & Lads Gaelic football

Where: Bawnboy

When: Friday nights at 8:30pm.

What: This is social/minimal contact gaelic football for those keen to enjoy gaelic games with an emphasis on social interaction and enjoyment that team sports provide. So regardless of whether you’re a recently retired great, a lapsed player, new to gaelic games, wanting to get some exercise or new to the area, then come along. Contact 0872559090 for details.


Bake sale

Where: Market Square, Ballinagh

When, Saturday, November 13, 10am

What: The committee will host an annual bake sale to help raise much needed funds to light up Ballinagh at Christmas. All support is appreciated.

Eyes down!

Where: Bruskey Community Centre

When: Saturdays at 9pm

What: The crowds are flocking to Bruskey Bingo. With Christmas fast approaching, a win at the venue would come in nicely so why not give it a go?!


Traditional Irish Concert

Where: Mullahoran Community Centre

When: Sunday, November 14, 6-8pm

What: The Apostolic Society's 52nd Annual Concert, hosted by Antoin MacGabhann, will take place. Donations can be made at door in aid of foreign missions.

Drive-in Bingo

Where: Community Centre, Lower Lavey

When: Sundays at 2pm

What: Lavey GAA Bingo with over €2,000 in prize money. Please support.

Mullagh Activity Hub

Sunday, November 14, Social Volleyball for kids (aged 10 to 12 years) in Mullagh Sports Centre from 5.45pm to 6.45pm. Cost €15.


Day of Remembrance

Where: Con Smith Memorial Park

When: November 21, 1:10pm

What: O'Neill branch ONE, Cavan, will host a Day of Remembrance followed by a service in the Church of Ireland afterwards at 2:30pm to remember all Irish people from the island of Ireland and especially those from County Cavan and surrounding counties who lost their lives in all wars.

BirdWatch Ireland AGM

Where: Bridge Street Centre, Cavan Town (H12 WC52)

When: Thursday, November 25, 7pm

What: Cavan Branch of BirdWatch Ireland AGM. New and existing members welcome. Please contact Michael to confirm attendance on 086-8854989.

Duck Race

Where: Cornafean GAA Pitch

When: November 27

What: Cornafean GFC will host a special fundraiser - the first annual duck race. Tickets are on sale at €20 per duck or €50 for three ducks and are available from all Club members. Also available online on Clubspot. Thanks for your support.

Coffee Morning

Where: The home of Rosie Taylor, Shercock

When: Saturday, December 4, 11am-4pm

What: Rosie Taylor extends a welcome to attend a coffee morning at her home. All proceeds in aid of Shercock Killann Cancer Support Group.

Christmas Market

Where: Ballinagh Community Centre (H12 V8X5).

When: Sunday, December 5, 10am-5pm

What: Ballinagh Community Enterprise Association will host a Christmas Market. To book a stall or for further information, contact 0871860677 or BCEA Social Media Pages.

Hope to see you all there as this is a wonderful event.