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Ardara News 19th Nov 2019

Ardara Christmas Craft Fair 2019 This year’s Christmas Craft Fair will take place in the Nesbitt Arms Hotel on Saturday 23rd November 2019 from 11am to 6pm. Come and join over 30 festive stalls under one roof. The range is dazzling – everything from home-baking to hand-made jewellery, Christmas decorations to hand weaving products, chocolates […]

What’s On?

Traditional Music Concert in the Beehive Traditional Music Concert in the Beehive tonight Friday 15th November starting at 8pm. Three figures synonymous with Irish music today; Dermot Byrne, John Doyle and Éamon Coyne, will perform. Dermot Byrne (button accordion and melodeon) was born into the heart of the music of South West Donegal. Having played from […]

Owenea FM Interview with German Ambassador

Interview with German Ambassador on Owenea FM This Saturday, November 9th, marks 30 years since the Berlin Wall came down. At 12.15pm on Saturday, OweneaFM’s Saturday Talk programme is scheduled to feature an interview with the German Ambassador to Ireland, Deike Potzel. At the time the Ambassador was living in East Germany. Tune in tomorrow […]

Matchmaking Festival Events

Fri 8th – Sun 10th November 2019 Top bands in town and many novel matchmaking games!     Friday 8th November   Popular singing star Aoife McDonagh followed by David James The Nesbitt Arms Hotel ballroom. 10.30pm   Shaun McMonagle & Final Touch The Beehive   Country Sound The Corner House   Patrick O’Shea […]

Ardara News 5th November 2019

  The Matchmaking Festival The Matchmaking Festival takes place this weekend with events in various venues. There’s a big night Friday night with popular singing star Aoife McDonagh performing in the ballroom followed by the ever popular David James. Saturday features all day matchmaking events throughout the town and a big dance in the Hotel […]

What’s on?

Highlights of The Warp and Weft of Heritage Weekend     Friday 11th October Exhibitions on throughout the day at the Heritage Centre Ardara   12:00 – 18:00: Exhibition “From Ireland to Hollywood: Darby O’Gill & the Little People – The World Premiere” & The Wee Paddy McGill Antiquity Collection. Conor Doyle, Lochlann McGill at […]

What’s On?

Coffee Morning The Present Day, Ardara – Wednesday 9th October 10am-6pm You’re invited to a charity Coffee Morning in celebration of the gift of life of Teresa Keeney. There will also be a beautiful hamper up for grabs worth over €200, with tickets available in store now. The draw will take place Wednesday evening after […]

What’s On Around Ardara?

  Gino Lupari, Tim Edey & Gerry “Banjo” O’Connor in Concert Sunday 22nd September 8.00pm. The Beehive Bar, Ardara. A rare opportunity to see three of the UK & Ireland’s finest traditional folk musicians on stage together this Sunday at the Beehive Bar. This exhilarating Irish music trio brings together the virtuosity of one of […]

Community Notices 17th September 2019

The Johnny Doherty Festival The Johnny Doherty Festival takes place on the weekend of 27th to 29th September. Friday night is opening night with the Opening Concert in the Beehive at 8pm with Dermot Byrne, Yvonne Casey, Steve Cooney and special guests. There will be Sets and Ceilis in the Heritage Centre at 9.30pm. On Saturday there will […]

What’s On?

  Just Relax Classes Just Relax Classes for Adults Learn how to relax, breathe away your worries, improve sleep, reduce stress and anxiety. Classes are starting in the Community Centre Ardara on Monday 16th Sept from 10-11am, for 6 weeks. €30.00 Relax Kids Class Kids learn to boost their self confidence and self esteem, help […]

What’s On?

Leroy Troy in the Beehive Bar Tuesday 10th September sees legendary entertainer from the Grand Ole Opry Leroy ‘The Tennessee Slicker’ Troy and his Hillbilly Trio appear in the Beehive Bar at 8pm. This touring Hillbilly Trio will be led by the one and only Leroy Troy. The Sultan of Goodlettsville, the Most Popular Man […]

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  The Donegal Appalachian Trail Walk: A Guided Walk from Bunglass via Slieve League to Malin Beg Saturday August 31st at 9.00am A 12 Km moderate to difficult walk Beautiful scenery and breathtaking views, spectacular coastlines and some of the highest sea cliffs in Europe. Registration and bus pickup at the Heritage Centre, Ardara on Saturday August 31st […]