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Ardara 2018 Festivals

Festivals of Ardara, 2018 Home of the Festivals A Downloadable pdf is available below  Fri 26th – Sun 28th January 2017   The Country & Western Weekend One of Irelands first Country Weekends and still the best. Classes in Jiving & Line Dancing on Saturday afternoon. Fri 26th – Robert Mizzell Sat 27th – Gerry Gutherie…   ~~~~~~~~  

South of the Border Festival

South of the Border Festival A celebration of the music of Jimmy Kennedy Friday 16th to Sunday 18th of February Jimmy Kennedy’s mother Anna Baskin was was an Ardara Lady, born and bred here she married the local constable Joseph Kennedy in the church of Ireland in 1901. Subsequently her husband was transferred to Omagh,…   ~~~~~~~~  

Community Notices 22nd November, 2017

Christmas Craft Fair 2017: This year’s Christmas craft fair takes place in the Nesbitt Arms hotel on next Saturday, 25th November, 2017.  Join us for a host of over 30 festive stalls under one roof. The range is dazzling –everything from home-baking and gluten free baking to hand-made jewellery, Christmas decorations to hand weaving products, chocolates…   ~~~~~~~~  

Beehive Bar Winter Concert Series

  Beehive Bar Winter Concert Series As the winter sets in and the nights get longer, the Beehive Bar is happy to announce that we will be running a series of winter concerts to help break up the dreary nights over the next few months. The first in this series is on the 17th of…   ~~~~~~~~  

Paul’s MS Journey from Ireland to India

A message from Paul’s loving wife Julie We had the best news ever !! Paul’s bone marrow is starting to produce new stem cells. The treatment has worked !!! Paul is out of immediate danger and we’ll be coming home to start the long road to recovery. This has been the most incredible journey, the…   ~~~~~~~~  

Community Notices for Tuesday 7th November, 2017.

Matchmaking Weekend: The Matchmaking Weekend is taking place this Fri Nov 10th to Sun November, 12th.  A new committee is working hard and this years’ festival promises to be one of the best ever.  This year the focus is very much on events in town and we hope all get involved in the fun of…   ~~~~~~~~  

Ardara Matchmaking Weekend – November 10th – 12th

Matchmaking Weekend   November 10th – 12th, 2017 The Matchmaking Weekend is taking place from Friday November, 10th to Sunday November, 12th 2017.  A new committee is working hard, and this years’ festival promises to be one of the best ever.  This year the focus is very much on events in town,and we hope for all to…   ~~~~~~~~  

Ardara Christmas Lights Fundraising

Ardara Christmas Lights Fundraising In an Unique way to raise some funds to purchase more Christmas street lights for Ardara, the local shops and other businesses in Ardara town, and those around Narin, Portnoo and Kilclooney will be selling Clear Christmas Baubles for people to buy and decorate. These will be on sale within the…   ~~~~~~~~  

Community Notices: Wednesday 1st November, 2017

Thanks –  A recent fundraising concert at Inniskeel Hall, Portnoo yielded a total of €1,307 which was donated to the work of the HOPE Foundation to provide shelter and education to street children in Calcutta, India, and for the educational assistance for a bereaved family in Kampala, Uganda. The variety concert proved to be an enjoyable…   ~~~~~~~~  

Christmas Craft Fair 2017

Christmas Craft Fair 2017. This years’ Christmas craft fair takes place in the Nesbitt Arms Hotel on Saturday 25th November, 2017. Join us for a host of over 30 festive stalls under one roof. The range is dazzling; everything from home-baking and gluten free baking to hand-made jewellery, Christmas decorations to hand weaving products, chocolates…   ~~~~~~~~