Festival News

Preparations for the 2016 ** Festival On The Suir ** are well under way!!

June 30th to July 3rd are our dates this year!!

Our bottle bank committee Evelyn Hally & Elizabeth Hayes would welcome any spare bottles u may have like wine ..vodka ..cans..etc for their event!! Bottles can be given directly to the ladies!!

Trish Noonan and Alice o Neill are asking you all to please consider entering your dog in their dog show this year!!!! Brilliant prizes for this event!! It’s proving to be one of our more popular events which the two ladies are very proud of!!

We will again have 3 weekends away to raffle during festival so try ur luck for just €2 !!!

**Quacks on the track**

Our 1500 ducks are heading to dry land this year with a **24 hour duck marathon **

around our Gaa track

Cards will be on sale very soon from the juvenile gaa club and the idea is u buy a duck for €2 and  on fri 1st July from 8 pm to sat 2nd July at 8pm. A 24 hour duck marathon will take place with someone walking on the gaa track with one of the ducks during this time morning noon & nite!!! Just one round of the track is all u need do!!!

Novel idea and guaranteed great Craic so please buy a duck and get in to the spirit of things!!

Catherine o Halloran & Nellie o Connor are delighted with the response to their *

* king of the suir ** competition!! On Friday 1st July outside Spar shop at 8.30 pm

Already entered are Gabriel Hayde!! Mick Colbert !! Ian Lonergan Cashel!! Pat Cormick ( fairy)

Prize for this is weekend away!!

Just wait until u see the next list !!!

Don’t forge your fittest Townsland on Saturday nite on the island golden !! Paul o Donnell  & Michael Carr are running this hugely popular event!!