This 3-day event opens tonight and continues right through until the wee hours of Sunday night.
The opening ceremony at 8pm tonight features a parade with the Ardaghey Pipe Band, Donegal Town Band and the Killybegs Band as well as Children’s Fancy Dress.
Then it’s off to the Shamrock Bar for the Festival Queen competition and dance.
The rest of the weekend is packed fun-filled activities for all the family including novelty competitions, motorbike run and soap box race.
Click here Monte Fest to go to the Monte Fest Facebook page for the full programme of activities.