The line-up for Athlone Community Radio's music marathon fundraiser on May 27 and 28.

Join ACR for music marathon and more!

Join Athlone Community Radio from 6am on Friday, May 27th until 2am on Saturday, May 28th for a special music marathon with some brilliant tunes from your favourite radio personalities!

Benny Cooney, Kevin Free, Seamus McKenna, Colin Burke, Larry Wyse, Daniel Coulter, Mel Rea, Anna Kavanagh and Noel Lackey are among those spinning the discs on the day.

Watch out for Kara Richards and her live guests under the canopy at the Civic Centre from 2pm – 6pm on the day. Stop by and play a request on your community radio.

To finish the marathon the local station is delighted to share the airwaves with some young and aspiring DJs who will showcase and celebrate their talents between 11pm and 2am.

Don’t forget to tune into 88.4fm, online and the tunein app to hear your favourite presenter play your favourite tunes. We have music for all genres and will be delighted to have your company from early til late.

As a not-for-profit community radio, fundraising is necessary to cover overheads and the station would appreciate any public support, simply go to and make your donation. Every donation helps to support this essential service in your local community.

Follow ACR on social media platforms for updates on the day.