For inquiries call
+353 (0) 71 964 5781.
Join us for an extravaganza with some of the best Country and Bluegrass musicians in the business. There’s something for everyone with a children’s play area, an American Car show, Western Horse Demonstrations, Line Dancing and much more.

Please read all of the Terms and Conditions on this page before making your booking. Bookings for Campervans/Motorhomes can be made with us over the phone on 00353(0)71 96 45 781 – If you cannot get through please leave a message with your name and phone number and we will get back to you. 

Campervan/Motorhome spaces are limited and will be provided on a first come first served basis.  Once these spaces are filled we will be unable to accept any further bookings for campervans/Motorhomes.

Any Campervan/Motorhomes with special needs requirements are asked to inform the festival of this at the time of booking and where special parking positioning is required a disabled parking permit must be displayed.

There are two campervan/motorhome parking areas – One on hard ground and one on a field. (Once again – space on the hard ground will be booked on a first come first served basis – with no exceptions)

Your booking is only confirmed when your payment for your campervan/motorhome parking spot has been successfully processed.  A campervan/motorhome ticket will be issued to you.  This ticket MUST be presented at the gate on arrival.  Any campervan/motorhome tuning up without a campervan/motorhome ticket will be refused entry.

In order to process your booking you will need to have purchased your weekend festival ticket.  Campervan/Motorhome tickets will only be released to weekend festival ticket holders.  Please ensure you have the weekend ticket number at the time of booking your campervan/motorhome ticket or you book both your campervan/motorhome and weekend tickets together.

Prices for campervan/motorhome bookings are as follows: €50 for the hard ground or Lake Side, this covers you for all four day and nights of the festival.  There are no day passes for campervans.

There is limited water on site please ensure you have a full tank on arrival.  Electric hook ups are NOT available.  There will be a water point and waste disposal point in the main hardstand campervan/motorhome site.

Laws governing Campervan usage will be that of the Rep. of Ireland/EU and not those of the UK.

Caravans will NOT be permitted entry into any part of the festival venue.  Cars and other vehicles, other than campervans/motorhomes, will not be permitted into the campervan/motorhome areas.  All cars and other vehicles will be directed to the public car park on our neighbours field, there will be no acceptions to this.

Strictly no awnings or tents allowed in the campervan/motorhome areas.

All campervans/motorhomes will be required to have their own working toilet and shower on board.

Strictly no BBQ's, outdoor stoves or naked flames of any kind are permitted in the campervan areas.

Free shower facilities will not be provided on site.

Intructions of stewards and security personal must be follwed at all times.  Non-cooperation will result in ejection without a refund.

Maximum campervan lenght allowed is 7 meters.

Campervan/Motorhome tickets are non-refundable.

Access and use of the campervan/motorhome area is provided subject to these terms and conditions and the general terms and conditions of entry to the event. Purchasing a campervan spot constitutes your acceptance of these Terms and Conditions.

Cowboys and Heroes is Ireland’s n°1 Country Music and Americana festival with top Irish and American Country acts along with Western horse shows, an American car show, line dancing, jiving, Country Karaoke, 5 bars, a food village, camping, Tipi’s and lots more. It was awarded the Best Irish Music Festival 2015 in the Business Excellence Awards.

Cowboys and Heroes takes place in Drumcoura City, an idyllic 50 acre western themed ranch, located just outside of Ballinamore, Co. Leitrim. With lake views, forest trails, the region’s largest indoor arena and a Saloon Bar and Restaurant open all year round, it's the perfect setting for a Country Music Festival.
Click here for directions.

Cowboys and Heroes will be held from the 31st May - 3rd of June 2019 in the beautiful Drumcoura City, outside of Ballinamore.

A limited number of weekend tickets are on sale for just €75. 

Weekend tickets will cover you for all the performances and activities over the 4 days. Weekend tickets are only available in advance.

Alternatively, you can pay in cash for a day ticket at the gate. Fris 31st May will be €30, Saturday 1st and Sunday 2nd of June will be €35 and Monday will be pay what you can with all proceeds from the Monday going to Make A Wish Ireland Children's Charity.  We would encourage people who are paying at the gate to arrive before 8pm.

Tickets can be bought on our online store (http://www.cowboysandheroes.bigcartel.com) or from our office by calling (071) 964 57 81.  Weekend tickets are also available at the Saloon Bar in Drumcoura City (the Venue), The Lakeland Bar Ballinamore or The Poor Scholar Ballinamore.

The line-up for 2019 will see preformances from some of the best in Irish Country including Nathan Carter, Derek Ryan, Philomena Begley, Robert Mizzell, Mike Denver, Johnny Brady, Ciaran Rosney, Marty Moone with lots more to be announced.

We will also have a second stage in our Saloon with up and coming Irish and American acts including Sina Theil, Mono, Keegan Mcinroe and lots more.

  • Western horse shows on Saturday the 1st and Sunday the 2nd of June
  • American car show on all days
  • Mechanical Rodeo Bull
  • Line dancing demos and lessons
  • Jive dancing demos, lessons, and competitions
  • Best dressed cowboy/cowgirl competition!
  • Children entertainments
  • Fantastic variety of food with everything from barbecue to southern chicken dishes
  • Hot wings Challenge
  • Hot Dog Eating Competition
  • Country Star Competition
  • Country Karaoke
  • And much more!!

For a full list of accommodations and further details, please click here.

Accommodation is in short supply.

Our best recommendations are glamping tipi's or pre-pitched normal tents with Pitched Perfect  https://pitchedperfect.ie/product-category/cowboysheroes/ 

Campervan/Motorhome parking tickets are €50 each and are available by calling us on 0719645781 (No caravans allowed, Campervan/Motorhome tickets are for campervans/morohomes only)

There is also a campsite in our neighbours field where you can pitch your own tent under the stars.  Cost for this is €40 for one tent and car for the weekend and is paid for at the gate of the campsite, cash only.

During the festival weekend a shuttle buses will run to and from the festival to Ballinamore and Carrigallen. These services are operated by a private contractor, unrelated to the festival.

Campervan/Motorhome tickets are €50 for the weekend and can be purchased by calling us on 0719645781. There are no daily rates. Caravans will not be allowed entry to any area of the festival.

The campsite is provided by a neighbouring land owner and is €40 per pitch (which also includes weekend parking of one car).

We provide chemical toilet disposal facilities. Shower facilities are available for a small fee.

There are two campervan areas, one which is a hard stand area and one which is lakeside (grass surface). Campervan passes for the Hard Stand area are limited. Once the Hard Stand passes have sold out only lake side spaces will be available. There are no electrical hook-ups of any kind and while there is a water supply, we ask that campervans arrive with full tanks of water.

St. Johns Ambulance will be providing First Aid and medical support beside the rare exit. Please refer to the festival map for precise location.

Yes, the festival is wheelchair accessible and there will be a designated area for wheelchair users in the main arena.

At the gate, weekend tickets will be redeemed for wristbands. These wristbands cannot be shared. If the seal of the wristband is broken, it is void and entry shall not be permitted.

For booking large groups please contact our office on (071) 964 57 81. If you have a stag, hen or birthday and are looking to celebrate at Cowboys and Heroes you can book glamping or pre-pitched tents via https://pitchedperfect.ie/product-category/cowboysheroes/.  Alternatively you can pitch your own tents in our neighbours field which can be paid for on arrival.

Gates open to the event on Friday the 31st of May at 7 pm. Campervan owners and campers can arrive from 1pm in the afternoon to get settled in.

Opening/closing times are as follow :

Friday 7pm-2am

  • Saturday 1pm-2am
  • Sunday 1pm-2am
  • Monday 1pm-11pm

While children are welcome to the festival, however due to licensing laws, persons under 18’s must be off the premises by 9pm.

We recommend children come to our 'Make A Wish Monday', which represents the best value for families.  It will be pay what you can on the gate with all proceeds going to Make A Wish Ireland children's charity.  There will be fun activies, junior jiving, jonior country star competition, face painting, meet and greets and treats.

For purchasing alcohol, you can show your ID-card, passport, driving license or gardai card.

No persons under 18 years of age shall be admitted without a parent guardian. All persons under 18 must be off the premises by 9pm.

Dogs are more than welcome at the festival, but there are some rules. Dogs must be kept in control and on short leads. Always clean up after your dog. Owners will be responsible for any damage caused by their dogs. If your dog does not have a friendly temperament, please don't bring it.

Dogs must be off the premises by 9pm.

Parking has been provided by a neighbouring land owner. They will be charging € 5 for one day or €15 for the weekend.

Park and ride facilities are available from Ballinamore and Carrigallen.  These services are run by private companies not related to the festival.

Please read all of the Terms and Conditions on this page before making your booking. Bookings for Campervans/Motorhomes can be made with us over the phone on 00353(0)71 96 45 781 – If you cannot get through please leave a message with your name and phone number and we will get back to you. 

Campervan/Motorhome spaces are limited and will be provided on a first come first served basis.  Once these spaces are filled we will be unable to accept any further bookings for campervans/Motorhomes.

Any Campervan/Motorhomes with special needs requirements are asked to inform the festival of this at the time of booking and where special parking positioning is required a disabled parking permit must be displayed.

There are two campervan/motorhome parking areas – One on hard ground and one on a field. (Once again – space on the hard ground will be booked on a first come first served basis – with no exceptions)

Your booking is only confirmed when your payment for your campervan/motorhome parking spot has been successfully processed.  A campervan/motorhome ticket will be issued to you.  This ticket MUST be presented at the gate on arrival.  Any campervan/motorhome tuning up without a campervan/motorhome ticket will be refused entry.

In order to process your booking you will need to have purchased your weekend festival ticket.  Campervan/Motorhome tickets will only be released to weekend festival ticket holders.  Please ensure you have the weekend ticket number at the time of booking your campervan/motorhome ticket or you book both your campervan/motorhome and weekend tickets together.

Prices for campervan/motorhome bookings are as follows: €50 for the hard ground or Lake Side, this covers you for all four day and nights of the festival.  There are no day passes for campervans.

There is limited water on site please ensure you have a full tank on arrival.  Electric hook ups are NOT available.  There will be a water point and waste disposal point in the main hardstand campervan/motorhome site.

Laws governing Campervan usage will be that of the Rep. of Ireland/EU and not those of the UK.

Caravans will NOT be permitted entry into any part of the festival venue.  Cars and other vehicles, other than campervans/motorhomes, will not be permitted into the campervan/motorhome areas.  All cars and other vehicles will be directed to the public car park on our neighbours field, there will be no acceptions to this.

Strictly no awnings or tents allowed in the campervan/motorhome areas.

All campervans/motorhomes will be required to have their own working toilet and shower on board.

Strictly no BBQ's, outdoor stoves or naked flames of any kind are permitted in the campervan areas.

Free shower facilities will not be provided on site.

Intructions of stewards and security personal must be follwed at all times.  Non-cooperation will result in ejection without a refund.

Maximum campervan lenght allowed is 7 meters.

Campervan/Motorhome tickets are non-refundable.

Access and use of the campervan/motorhome area is provided subject to these terms and conditions and the general terms and conditions of entry to the event. Purchasing a campervan spot constitutes your acceptance of these Terms and Conditions.

Each person within the vehicle must have a valid weekend ticket and ONLY weekend ticket holders will be permitted into the campervan/caravan area.

There are no campervan/motorhome facilities for day visitors.

Travel directions will be available on the website. Please follow signage near the site and stewart instructions for campervan/motorhome areas.

All other vehicles must be parked in the car park.

No vehicles are to be parked in the fire lanes at any time

Only gas cylinders fitted within the campervan/motorhome will be permitted. Cylinders should only be stored in the unit’s gas locker; and must be 7kg or less.

Gas Cylinders must always be transported and secured in a vertical position, as lying them down may cause liquid LPG to escape through the valve and become a large volume of combustible gas.

Open fires are not permitted.

All litter must be cleared and put into bins or recycling bins.

Anyone resisting confiscation of disallowed items or disregarding the conditions set out in the tickets will be refused entry or ejected from the site without refund. 

No trading of any kind is permitted from campervans/motorhomes, any attepted to trade from a campervan/motorhome will be ejected from the site without a refund.

No sound systems are to be operated in the campervan/motorhome areas. Anyone found operating such systems may be liable to ejection.

Excessive amounts of alcohol, food and cigarettes i.e. more than for personal consumption and any alcohol in the possession of anyone under 18 years of age is not permitted and will be confiscated.

The campervan/Motorhome areas must be cleared by 1pm on the Tuesday after the festival.  All remaining vehicles will be removed.

Dogs are permitted in the campervan areas but must be supervised and on a lead at all times.

Your vehicle may be searched on entry to the event site.

The security staff wil check for any items not permitted on site, as specified in the general Terms & Conditions of entry. Security staff will confiscate any such items and may refuse entry to the site. The discretion and decision of the security team will be final.

The Owners and management of this property and event organiser of Cowboys and Heroes accept no liability for any loss or damage to persons or property howsoever caused. Persons park and attend this event at their own risk. By order of the Cowboys and Heroes management.

Pre-pitched tents and glamping tipi are available from https://pitchedperfect.ie/product-category/cowboysheroes/

Camping with your own tent is €40 (1 tent & 1 car) for the weekend and will be serviced with toilet facilities and running water.  This campsite is sutuated on a neighbouring field.

The campsite is located a mere 5 minute walk from the main arena. There will be no vehicular access to the campsite but the car park is right behind the campsite.

Glass or glass bottles will not be permitted in any area of the festival including the campsite.  Security will confiscate all glass and bottles on entry.

If you have any further queries in relation to camping please contact us on info@cowboysandheroes.ie with the subject heading CAMPING ENQUIRY.

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