See the Cowboys and Heroes website www.cowboysandheroes.ie for info on the best Country Music and Americana Festival in Ireland held at Drumcoura every June Bank Holiday Weekend.  Due to Covid-19,  the Cowboys and Heroes Festival was cancelled for 2020 but plans are already in place with artists booked for the June Bank Holiday in 2021.  As of 1st July 2020, the Equestrian Centre and the Saloon restaurant has re-opened.   For information on Cowboys and Heroes, please  contact the staff on 07196 45781.  You may only get a recorded message as the office is short staffed due to  Covid-19 restrictions but leave a message, and someone will return your call.


Enjoy life as it should be with beautiful countryside and idyllic lakes.  Have some great food with drinks at Drumcoura City in the Western style Saloon complete with swinging doors.  Cowboy hats are welcome and you will feel right at home in jeans.  Contact the Saloon on 0719645088 and book your reservation.

Drumcoura City has an Equestrian Centre specialising in Western Horse Riding.  It has the largest covered arena in the County, two outdoor arenas and horse riding trails.   There is also an outdoor tennis court and a jetty for fishing on Drumcoura Lake or fish from the banks of Lough Awaddy.  Contact Ron on 087 6485830 or Marlene on 086 2236076 for Western Horse Riding.

Beautiful timber frame houses are available for rent from their individual owners.   See the Rental page on this website for contact details. Many of the houses overlook the scenic Drumcoura Lake or Lough Awaddy.

There are  also 10 Pods for rent at Drumcoura City (booked out for the C&H Festival) .    A Pod sleeps 2 people (2 single beds) and costs €55 per night.  Book a Pod on www.drumcouracity.com/book-a-room or contact Fiona 087 2563996.

If you have ever dreamed about riding an American Horse like the ones in the Western films, this is the place for you.    Even beginners will enjoy western riding with their first lesson.  We have qualified Riding Instructors at Drumcoura.  Ron Weisz (previous Chairman of the Irish Quarter Horse Association for 5 years and honorary president) and Marlene Rutten both hold level 2 certification from the Western Equestrian Society in conjunction with Horse Sport Ireland.  Drumcoura is the only approved  AIRE (Association of Irish Riding Establishments) Western Riding Centre in Ireland. Contact Ron on 087 6485830 or Marlene on 086 223 6076 for Western Horse Riding.