Angling Festivals in Cavan

A packed programme of angling festivals and events takes place in County Cavan every year! 

18 - 19th March: Cootehill 'Roy Armstrong' Easter Festival. Contact Brenton Sweeney, Kingfisher CAC e:  00 353 87 251 0260

1- 5th May:  Killeshandra Fishing Festival. Contact Donal e:  t: 00 353 86 1970626 or follow us on facebook

June: Breffni Seniors, Arvagh. Contact Eamonn or Philomena at The Breffni Arms Hotel, Arvagh. e:  or 00353 49 4335127

June: Breffni Challenge, Arvagh. Contact Eamonn or Philomena at The Breffni Arms Hotel, Arvagh. e:   or 00353 49 4335127

July: Belturbet Open as part of the Belturbet Festival of the Erne t: 087 985 6602

August Ramor Open Virginia. Contact John at or t: 00 353 87 220 3884

Aug / September: Fitzpatricks Festival, Lough Gowna. Contact Nigel Houldsworth, Gowna Match Club t: 00 353 86 8458045 or e:

SeptemberArvagh International Coarse Fishing Festival Contact Eamonn or Philomena at the Breffni Arms Hotel, Arvagh. e:

SeptemberBelturbet Autumn Festival

4 - 8th September:  World Pairs Angling Championship, Lakelands Region t: 00 44 (0) 7711697 200

September: King of Clubs Angling Festival. Contact Eamonn at or 00353 49 4335127

September: Cootehill Championship Fishing Festival . Contact  or 00 353 87 2525955 e:

November: Ballyconnell Champion of the Lakes Contat Francie e:

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