Ardara News 7th September 2023

Autumn Oil Painting Classes

Get creative this Autumn and learn how create your own masterpiece to hang on your wall.

Artist Sean O’Brogain will introduce the basic skills, techniques and the materials of oil painting and to create your own artwork.

What: 8-week introduction to oil painting class

Where: Heritage Centre Ardara (upstairs room)

When: Mondays from 11th of September 6:30-8:30pm

Who: Artist Sean O’Brogain

Cost: €10 per class

What’s included: Lessons & materials to get you started.

See the Eventbrite page for details.

Johnny Doherty Festival

The Johnny Doherty Festival takes place in Ardara from September 22nd to 24th.

The Johnny Doherty Festival is a traditional music and dance festival, held in honour of the fiddler, Johnny Doherty, comprising concerts, céili dances and sessions in the town.

John Doherty was a world-renowned traditional musician who as born in and spent much time in Ardara.

There will be lots of great music including Sharon Shannon, Bríd Harper, Dermot Byrne and Steve Cooney.

See the Johnny Doherty Festival page for details.


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