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Festival and Event Grant Scheme Round 2 2022


Westmeath County Council is now inviting applications for grant support for Festivals and Events to be held in the period July to December 2022.

The purpose of the scheme is to encourage and promote events particularly events of a scale as to be added to the Westmeath Calendar of Events for 2022. The events should involve significant voluntary input and should attract increased visitor numbers to Westmeath to generate increased economic activity for the local area. Guidelines and criteria for this grant is attached.

Full details can be found in the Community Grants page on the Westmeath County Council website or please click the button below for the online application.


For further enquiries please contact the Community Development Section, by email at communitygrants@westmeathcoco.ie or telephone 044 9332051.

This application process will close on Monday 23rd May 2022.

Late applications will not be accepted.


In applying to the scheme, the applicant is responsible for organising, managing and holding the event in compliance with all Covid-19 Government, Public Health and HSE guidelines in operation at the time of the event.


Content Last Updated/Reviewed: 10/05/2022