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The Rainbow Ballroom of Romance
Glenfarne, Co. Leitrim
The Rainbow Ballroom of Romance, in Glenfarne, is a performance, arts and events venue in County Leitrim. Built in 1934, the Rainbow Ballroom was a popular venue for showbands. Today it hosts events including concerts, variety shows and weddings. Come peruse the Memorabilia Exhibition and try the Showband Virtual Experience.

The Rainbow Ballroom of Romance in Glenfarne, County Leitrim, makes for a fascinating look into the not so distant past of socialising in Ireland.

The onsite Memorabilia Exhibition and Showband Virtual Experience reveal the history of the ballroom in an interactive and immersive way. Guests can take a spin on the dance floor, look and feel the part in showband costumes, and even choose props to use on stage, whilst listening to hit tracks of the time on audio touch screens.

The Ballroom hosts workshops, classes and artists' residencies, as well as private events. There are function rooms for hire with a commercial kitchen for catering, and a full bar.

You will find disability access throughout the building and free parking. Group tours are welcome.

The Rainbow Ballroom of Romance is ready to welcome you. Learn the history of the ballroom and its showbands, and try out the sprung floor underneath the glitterball.

Why we like it
  • A vintage ballroom that immerses you in a Showband Virtual Experience with costumes, props and your favourite dance music on the touch screens.
  • Houses a Memorabilia Exhibition with the history of showbands and socialising in Ireland.
  • Dance under the glitterball or attend a performance or concert.
  • Offers some quirky events like the Ireland's Fittest Farmer and The Ballroom of Horrors.
Family friendly
Free car parking
Rainy days
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Contact details
Brockagh Lower, Glenfarne, Co. Leitrim, F91 RK54, Ireland
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