On Sunday, September 16 CANNONBALL in aid of Laura Lynn House, makes its final stop at Dundrum House Hotel outside Cashel at 1pm with the thunderous roar of 150 super cars.
Thousands of Cannonball Fans are expected to flock to Dundrum House to meet the drivers and get up close and personal with most of the world’s top mark cars such as McLaren, Lamborghini, Ferrari, Aston Martin, Porsche, Masseratti, Rolls Royce and Bentley.
Enthusiastic fans can take photographs and enjoy a great family day out with an outdoor Barbeque, Bouncy Castles, Car Drifting, Live music and dancing as the cars rest for a few hours before the final journey to Kilkenny.
The star-studded convoy goes coast to coast, north and south of the border this year with 150 of the finest cars on the planet. This adrenalin fuelled event is the largest organised road trip in Europe and the most exciting motoring and social event of the year.
Over 100,000 people will line the streets all over Ireland as Cannonball, sponsored by XSDirect.com, blazes a trail through towns and counties to raise funds for Laura Lynn House which supports children with life limiting conditions and their families by providing high quality transitional care, home support, respite, crisis and end-of-life care.
Cannonball is the brainchild of AB Signs proprietor, Alan Bannon and is now in its fourth year having already risen over a quarter of a million euro for Children’s charities. The star-studded convoy includes some of Ireland’s best loved celebrities and household names. World Famous chart topper BRUNO MARS joined our own Shane Lynch in 2010, former Miss World Rosanna Davison and boyfriend Wes Quirke are annual Cannonballers whilst No Frontiers Presenter Kathryn Thomas, TV3’s Elaine Crowley also take to the roads every year. Models Georgia Salpa, Hazel O’Sullivan, Emma Quinlan and Holly Carpenter have been keen Cannonballers over the years as well as DJ Steve Cooper from 98FM, Jennifer Maguire, Andy Quirke, the 2FM Ballbusters and the glamorous XPOSE girls from TV3.