Parking arrangements for Markievicz Park matches

A massive crowd is anticipated in Markievicz Park in Sligo on Saturday as Donegal and Galway go head-to-head in Round 4A of the All-Ireland Senior Football Championship qualifiers.

The game will be live on Ocean FM in association with Donegal Plumbing & Bathroom Supplies, with commentary from Pauric Hilferty and Pauric McShea.

Sligo GAA have issued the following advice to all those intending to attend the match, which throws-in at 7pm.

The curtain-raiser is the All-Ireland U21 C Hurling final between Donegal and Sligo, which gets underway from 4pm.

All supporters are urged to plan their journey and to arrive early, in order to avoid traffic congestion and delays. An Garda Síochána will be policing traffic and parking violations. The GAA are requesting that all supporters arrive early; park in the designated car parks; and park legally and responsibly at all times.


Designated car parks are located at the following Locations:

From the North (Donegal traffic)

Summerhill College – Access via Junction J4 on N4 Inner Relief Road.

Pensions Offices Car Park-Access via Junction J3 (Caltragh) on N4.

Londis Car Park – access via Cleveragh Road off Pearse Road.

Sligo Racecourse – access via Cleveragh Road and Cemetery Road.

From the South (Galway Traffic)

Clifford Electrical Car Park – access via junction S2 on N4.

Limited Car parking on Pearse Road on approach to Markievicz Park.

Mullens Field – access via Cairns Road off Pearse Road.

All car parks will be signposted and stewards will be on duty to assist fans.