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Tonight at the South of the Border Festival Friday 14th February   The Bard of Ardara Corner House Bar at 9.00pm An evening of storytelling, music and craic, the Bard of Ardara is presented by Frank Galligan. Introducing: Patsy O’Hagan (pictured above) the Bard of Armagh and one of the funniest men around, along with Declan Forde, another Bard of Armagh […]

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Men’s Shed Art Classes Art classes begin Wednesday 5th February and continue every Wednesday from 1pm to 4pm in the Men’s Shed at Thomas Boyle’s (The Greenhouse). Everyone welcome to join in at any time. For more information phone Colm on: 087-3222910   Beginners Tin Whistle Classes Starting Wednesday 5th February from 2pm to 3pm […]

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  Carol Singing and Cake Sale Sunday 22nd December, Church of the Holy Family, before and after 11 o’clock Mass The children of St. Mary’s National School will perform Christmas carols before and after the 11 o’clock Mass on Sunday 22nd December. There will be a cake sale afterwards in the Parish Centre with mulled […]

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  Nesbitt Arms Christmas Party The big Christmas Party Night takes place this Saturday 14th December in the Nesbitt Arms Hotel.   Carol Singing and Cake Sale The children of St. Mary’s National School will perform Christmas carols before and after the 11 o’clock mass on Sunday 22nd December. There will be a cake sale […]

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Ardara Prepares for Christmas Thanks to the Christmas Lights team who have everything ready for the switch on. Well done to all involved. Hopefully all businesses will get into the christmas spirit. Santa Claus is Coming to Town Sunday 8th December from 3pm The Midwest Tractor Club will go on a tour to Inishowen to […]

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Ardara Prepares for Christmas The Christmas Lights Team are busy installing this year’s lights ahead of the big Switch On next Sunday 8th December. Santa Claus is Coming to Town Sunday 8th December from 3pm The Midwest Tractor Club go on a tour to Inishowen to fundraise for charity. The good news is that they […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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  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 […]

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  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 […]

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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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  Bart Whelan Photographic Exhibition Exhibition runs until the end of September 10am-6pm at the Heritage Centre. An exhibition of old black and white photographs, 350 in total, showing the life and times of people and places in the parish from 1890 to 1970 will be on display. All photos will be titled with the […]

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Bluegrass Festival Highlights The Ardara Bluegrass Festival is the place to be this weekend Friday 19th to Sunday 21st July.   Bluegrass Session tonight Friday 19th July Live Bluegrass Session in the Beehive Bar hosted by Mel Corry   Gala Concert Saturday 20th July – The Nesbitt Arms Hotel – 8pm Alecia Nugent & her band King […]

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  Goats Don’t Shave Celtic folk rock band Goats Don’t Shave will perform in The Nesbitt Arms Hotel tonight Friday 12th July as part of their 2019 tour. Doors open at 9.30pm. Admission €15. Phone The Nesbitt Arms 074-9541103   Ardara Garden Fete Stalls, games and special attractions highlight the annual garden fete taking place at the Ardara Rectory, Killybegs […]