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Great food and a fabulous line-up of musicians at The Big Summer Charity Barbecue: Sunday 20th August, 2017

The Big Summer Charity Barbecue Corner House, Ardara, starting at 5.30pm on Sunday 20th August, 2017 For more information contact Stephen Slowey 087-79861604    Slowey Family Barbecue Every year since the death of Margaret Slowey in 2009, her husband Gerard organised a barbecue in her memory to raise money for cancer care and local charities.  Sadly […]

Come along and enjoy a fun evening at the Table Quiz for Doon Fort Restoration Fund: Wednesday 16th August.

Table Quiz in Aid of Doon Fort Restoration Fund Table Quiz Clare Molloy is organising table quizzes every Wednesday evening in Annora’s Bar, Narin, commencing at 9.30pm.  The Quiz this Wednesday 16th August, is for Doon Fort.  Everyone is most welcome to come along and join in the fun. ~ ~ ~ ~ ~

Community Notices Tuesday 1st August, 2017

The Wild Atlantic Festival The Wild Atlantic Festival Starts this Saturday at 1pm in Ardara car park, where we have the Wexford Theatre Group performing for children. The popular singing star Shane Shovlin will bring the place alive with his open air show on the Diamond at 3pm. Bart Whelan’s photographic exhibition will take place in the […]

Dress up and enjoy an evening of Food, Music, Dancing, Have fun with our silent Auction – a variety of items for auction. Come along to support Paul on Saturday 29th July, 2017

UPDATE: We have now raised just over €30,000 🎉🎉🎉 it’s amazing what has been achieved within the last 6 months, and we couldn’t have done it without the help of everyone out there, family, friends & community ❤️ we are so nearly there now, we have our last big fundraiser to come in 10 days […]

National Heritage Week 2017 – ‘The Invasive Nature of Nature’

National Heritage Week 2017 Ardara GAP Heritage & History Group The Invasive Nature of Nature Saturday, 20th August Where: The Dolmen Centre, Kilclooney, Portnoo, Co. Donegal Event Information: Guided bus tours of the archaeological sites of the Kilclooney area. There will be talks and a display of information about the Doon Fort- Adopt a Monument […]

The Biggest Show in Town – The Bluegrass Festival 14th – 16th July, 2017

The Bluegrass Festival From July 14th to July 16th has just confirmed the complete lineup for the festival, with the following super acts performing; Lorraine Jordon and Caroline Road from Carolina,USA also attending; Petersen Family from Missuri,USA.  Jeff and Tristan Scoggins from Kentucky, USA will also be attending as well as regulars such as Woodbine and […]

Ardara Community Notices 3rd July, 2017

Duchas is on the Way Duchas, our annual Parish Annual is being prepared for publication in November for Christmas.  We are particularly asking our friends who may be on holiday at present to consider forwarding an article on any aspect of life to; Layoutduchas@gmail.com         Biggest Show in Town The Bluegrass Festival from […]

‘From The Screig to The Meal Chest’

National Heritage Week 2017 Loughros Heritage Group ‘From The Screig to The Meal Chest’ Date: Saturday, 26th August, 1:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. Meet: Crannógbuí N.S., Crannógbuí, Loughros Point, Ardara, Co. Donegal.  Description: A guided moderate shoreline placenames trail, followed by refreshments. Experience the breath-taking scenery of the Loughros More Bay while learning about the […]