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Opening Ceremony and Horse Racing at Keeper's Arms Thursday 30th July
Pet Show Thursday 30th July
Family Fun and Vintage Day Sunday 3rd August
Family Fun and Vintage Day (Isabel's Pictures) Sunday 3rd August
Trips to St Mogue's Island   Monday 4th August
St Mogue's Island Boat House (Isabel's Pictures) Monday 4th August
Clay-pigeon-shoot Monday 4th August
Jampa Ling Buddhist Centre Owendoon Monday 4th August
Oliver's Walk Monday 4th August
Presentations to St Luke's and Local Charities Friday 23rd October

Bawnboy Festival 2015
Programme of Events

Location Event Note
Events Prior to Festival
Sunday 19th July 4 pm
Keepers Arms Afternoon Tea Booking essential - €10 / person
Thursday 30th July
7.00 pm
St Aiden GFC Pet Show  
7.30 pm
Car treasure hunt. Depart from St Maguire’s Shop - back to village for 9pm: €10 per sheet
9 pm
Village Beside Maguire's Shop Official Festival Opening  
Keepers Dining Room Supper  
10.00 pm
Keepers Arms
Festival Horse Racing
Friday 31st August
11am to 1pm
Bear Essentials Tierawanna Build your Bear /Animal Workshop age 3 upwards & adults €20 per person. 0877610537
Refreshments Served
Start St Mogue's Church 7km Fun Run via Bawnboy Village / Fr Terrance cross / Cutaway / back to St Aiden’s GAA field. Registration €10/ Families €15
10 pm
Rocks of Bawn Table Quiz €20.00 table of 4
10 pm
Keepers Arms Music  
Saturday 1st August
10 am
St Aidan's GFC Park Football Blitz U8 & U10 U8 & U10
4 pm
Start Templeport Resourse Centre Family Cycle – via The Cutaway/ Fr Terrance's Cross/ Bawnboy Village / Back to Centre. Not open to under 8yrs
6 pm
Starts at Playground Children's Treasure Hunt.  
9 pm
Bawnboy Villas (Down hill) Ball run Buy your ball numbers at Maguire's shop, the Keepers' Arms or after Mass €2 ber ball
Sunday 2nd August
From 2pm
St Aidan's GFC Park
Vintage and Family Fun Day
St Mary's Mountain Road Pipe Band, Vintage farm machinery, Vintage car rally, Fancy dress competition, Bony Baby, Children’s Sports Day, Bird Show, BUBBLE Soccer, Pluck a duck, Pony Rides, Pet Farm, Penalty shoots out, Ducking Stool, Strong Man, Wellie Throwing, Face Painting, Play trailer, Smugglers Cycle Club, Car Boot Sale, Burger Van, Ice Cream Van, Tommy Tighe music, Craft & Food Fair in Club rooms, Car Boot Sale, ODD outdoor & dirty display,
Noon - 6 pm
Keepers Dining Room Tea Room - sandwiches and snacks etc;  
1 - 7 pm
Bawnboy Workhouse Guided tours €5 per adult, discount for families
Keepers Arms Yard BARN Dance in Keepers Arms Yard DJ Paul
Monday 3th August
Bawnboy Firearms Kevin Ball Clay Bird Shoot  
1 - 7 pm
Bawnboy Workhouse Guided tours €5 per adult, discount for families
2 pm
Templeport Lake Boat trips to St Mogue's Island Lake side refreshments
2.30 pm
Owendoon Open Day Jampa Ling Buddhist Centre - Guided Tours of Gardens Tea & scones served
Starting at Joe McGovern Transport Slieve Rushen Festival Walk with Oliver Brady  
9 pm
Templeport Resource Centre Country Music Dance with 'Country Sensations' - Supper served  
11 pm
Keeper's Arms Festival Raffle Draw - Music by Vincie Wamlsey  
Events after Festival week
Sunday 23rd August 2 pm Templeport Football Field

Annual Tractor Run

Friday September 4th 8pm Slieve Russell Hotel Come Cook with us More details later
Friday 9th October Templeport Resourse Centre Cookery Demonstration with Adrian Martin More details later

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