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 […]
From the 3rd of June, Ardara will be a blaze with colour and culture. The fantastic Melting Pot festival returns to Ardara this June bank holiday weekend with a diverse mixture of music, dance and food. It will be launched on Friday 3rd of June in the Heritage Centre, with the “Taste of the […]
The Melting Pot – ‘Celebrating diversity!’ Ardara, 3rd to 6th of June As this year’s Melting Pot festival fast approaches, the brochures are being distributed locally and to the surrounding areas, the signs are up and next will be the colourful flags about town. There is a full brochure of entertainment to whet your appetite. […]
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!
Well attended Parade Ardara welcomed St. Patrick on Sunday last, and a large crowd turned out to see the large array of floats and marching bands that graced the Front St. On what was a beautiful day, the large crowds enjoyed the spectacle and cacophany of sound that immersed the town. In all there were […]
Church of Holy Family Notes Confessions for Easter with extra confessors 8pm Wednesday March 23rd. Anniversary Masses from Monday March 13th, for John Gildea, Lurganboy, and Boyle Family, Tullycleave, Tuesday, Charlie Bennett, and Chris Sweeney, Wednesday, Josie P. Kennedy, Friday, Charlie McHugh and Ellen Concannon, Saturday, Patrick and Katie McGill, and Mary Heena. St. Patrick’s […]
Ardara has succeeded in gaining funding under the Department of Tourism’s 2016 Festivals and Events Programme. There were 15 Donegal Festivals ranging from the ‘Mary from Dungloe’ to the ‘Extreme North Sports Event’, which received funding totalling €43,500. Of this amount, Ardara secured €7,000 which is 16% of the total. The ‘Taste of Donegal’ festival […]
Its on its way The Ardara Country and Western Festival .When this festival started 11 years ago its was considered a rare type of event as country music and dancing was not popular except to a chosen few. Nowadays country music and dances like jiving and waltzing are the craze of the moment. The Ardara […]
The photos are of the pupils from Crannógbuí N.S. performing in the Christmas school play “Tinsel & Tea Towels”. We would like to thank everyone who contributed to the school raffle which raised €390, a portion of which is going to the Cancer Bus.
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. […]