August bank holiday, Monday, the 1st of August The Dolmen Centre are running a novel event on the August bank holiday on Narin beach. They aim to get as many people as possible to join hands from the beach front to the island (a distance of some 660 metres). By joining hands we will be […]
Friday 3rd to Monday the 6th of June Check out the attached programme of events for another of Ardara’s bustling Festivals, which has something to offer all the family. With the weather looking fine, this promises to be a festival not to be missed! Programme of Events 2016 This Year’s Theme:A Taste of the World […]
Saturday the 28th of May This promises to be another cycle highlight in the ‘pedal’ calendar, where cyclists of all abilities get out and enjoy this most social of events. All monies raised go to local charities, and the event kicks off in Glencolumbkille at 11am (with registration from 10:15). From there the group make […]
Venue: The Heritage Centre, Sunday the 5th of June As part of the The Melting Pot weekend, there will be a ‘Global Market’ held in the above venue from Noon to 5pm. If you are interested in sourcing a Stall (of which there are only a few left!), please contact Clare Molloy either by phone […]
The Playboy of the Western World The Dublin based Daíocht Group proudly presents The Playboy of the Western World by John Millington Synge on Saturday, 7th May, 2016 at the Heritage Centre, Ardara, commencing at 8pm. Admission is €10 with all proceeds going to Brackey National School.
Looking for a Mortgage or just looking for a better deal on your mortgage, Ulster Bank has you covered. This Saturday (April 23rd) Emer and Elaine will be holding a mortgage open day in the Ulster Bank Ardara from 10am – 3.30pm. This is a fantastic chance to call in have […]
Killaghtee Marching Band in attendance The wonderful Killaghtee Marching Band will be in Narin from 5 o’clock this coming Sunday the 24th of April, and they will be followed by a Reading of the Proclamation. The commemoration will continue with a BBQ, and appropriate songs and music in Annoras Bar. Please come along and help […]
The Cup of Tae festival returns to Ardara for the May Bank Holiday Weekend ( April 29th – May 2nd )The ‘Cup of Tae’ is the name of an Irish Reel. Our festival is in honour of a renowned player John ‘The Tae’ Gallagher (generations of his […]
AnnieTom Traditional weekend The 6th annual Trad weekend takes place in Annora’s bar, Narin, Portnoo on the 8th, 9th and 10th of April. All Musician’s, Singers, Dancers and Story-Tellers welcome. See you there!
Fundraising Quiz There is a quiz in Nancy’s Bar, Front Street, Ardara this Thursday 7th April in Aid of the Donegal Mountain Rescue Team, hosted by Kevin Maguire and Richard Porter. Teams of 3 or 4. Starts at 9.30 pm. Please feel free to come along and support us for a bit of craic and […]
Martina Maguire Memorial 10K: The Martina Maguire Memorial 10K takes place on Sunday, 24th April starting at 1pm. Registration will take place at the Parish Centre from 11.30 am. Refreshments afterwards. All funds raised will go to Breast Cancer Research taking place at Letterkenny University Hospital. Kilclooney Country Market: Kilclooney Country Market wishes all our […]
Ardara Walking Festival Saturday March 19th & Sunday March 20th Ardara‘s annual walking festival returns on Saturday the 19th of March with one of the most exciting programmes in years. Be guided through some of the most breathtaking and inaccessible, coastal and mountainous areas on the Wild Atlantic Way. Professional local guides will take you from Port to […]
St Patrick is returning to Ardara on the 20th of March 2016 Shamrocks and snakes at the ready, St Patrick is back. The Annual St. Patrick’s day parade will take place in Ardara at 3.30pm on Sunday March 20th. Marching Bands from all around the North West will return to Ardara, for our annual […]
Ardara Community Childcare Ltd: Will be hosting an open day on Saturday, 27th February, from 10 to 2pm, parents who plan on using the service from September 2016 should attend. If your child is not already registered we ask that you get registration information on the day, as we are now accommodating the second free […]
St. Patricks Parade will take place on Sunday March 20th, with all the marching bands now in place, the focus is on getting as many floats as possible. This year there are many topics and ideas for floats, so we ask all to get your thinking caps on. The Marshall for this years parade will […]
Country Music Weekend: A special event of music and dance takes place in Ardara this weekend. Friday night there is music in all the local bars and then Robert Mizzell is the big attraction in the Hotel. Music will be provided on both Friday and Saturday night in the Nesbitt Arms Hotel prior to the […]
Is it Star Wars – The Force Awakens, we hear you cry? Well no, not exactly, but in terms of local Box Office, it’s going to be right up there. Catch a sneak preview from the upcoming DVD, of the recent hit musical hosted in the GAA Clubhouse “Far, Far Away” at the following link. […]
A Christmas disco will be held tomorrow night the 22nd of December from 7 to 9 pm in the Nesbitt Arms. In aid of Brackey N.S. We hope to see you all there celebrating the start of the school holidays.
The Launch of the Duchas will take place on the 4th of December 2015 The Duchas will replace the Dearcadh as the Town annual publication In a new step this year it will be available as a downloadable EBook from Amazon DUCHAS 2015: A local annual magazine incorporating the communities of Ardara, Glenties, Portnoo and surrounding […]