Dromcollogher Festival 2018

Dromcollogher Festival 2018
Tuáthla Lucey
Tuáthla Lucey

29 Jun 2018

Dromcollogher festival is back for its 78th year here's what is happening over the next ten nights; 

Friday 29th June

9pm  -  Official opening of festival. Balloons released for children.

9pm  - Johnny Cash tribute band officially opens our festival in the hall.
Tickets available from Skullers bar committee or at the door on the night.

Saturday 30th June

7pm  -  Dromcollogher's Fittest Group / Obstacle course in the Mayfair Field.

8.45pm  -  Monster Bingo in the Hall, €2,000 in prize money. Raffle.

Sunday 1st July

2pm - Funfair in the Square.

3pm  -  Treasure hunt in the Square for children and adults.

Monday 2nd July

Christy Brosnan / Marky O'Shea 4 mile road race (walkers 7.45pm, runners 8pm). Meeting point in the GAA Grounds. Prizes presented in the Hall.

Tuesday 3rd July

7.30pm  -  U’10s Blitz in the GAA field.

9pm  -  Kid's concession night.

Wednesday 4th July

7.30pm  -  Christy Brosnan memorial kid's sports in the GAA field. Prizes presented in the Square.

9pm  -  Live band in the Square - “Music Junkies”.


Thursday 5th July

7pm  -  Newcastle West Fire Service Demonstration in the Square.

8pm  -  Children's Fancy Dress Parade in the Square.

9pm  -  Pipe band and adults fancy dress parade in the Square.

Friday 6th July

7pm  -  Tug of War in the Mayfair Field.

7pm  -  Dog Show in the Square – Small, medium and large dogs.

9pm  -  Shane McCormack of the “Voice UK fame” live in the Square.

Saturday 7th July

8pm  -  Jiving competition in the Square.

9pm  -  Strictly Come Dancing for children aged 6 - 12 years old.

Sunday 9th July

2pm  -  Funfair in the Square

5pm  -  Pig Roast

7pm  -  Kid's Talent Competition