The Dexter Cow is coming home to Dundrum

The first Dundrum international Dexter gathering will take place in Dundrum from August 20 to 22.

The first Dundrum international Dexter gathering will take place in Dundrum from August 20 to 22.

The Republic of Ireland’s first ever stock show and judging of Dexter cattle takes place on Wednesday, August 21.

Also featuring the Kerry and Irish Moiled breeds of native cattle and Kerry Bog Ponies. Dexter presentations with contributors from Ireland and overseas. Unveiling of sign honouring the Dexter’s historic association with Dundrum.

On Thursday, August 22, there will be a Dexter farm walk and guided cultural tour of the surrounding area. Dexter gourmet lunch event in Killenure castle, a historic seat of the O’Dwyer clan. Festival closing at Austie’s Irish music night in Dundrum house hotel.

To book tickets for the Dexter Dinner on Tuesday, August 20, contact Michele Crowe by June 30

06271717 or michele_crowe@hotmail.com. For the Killenure Castle Gourmet Dexter Lunch on Thursday, August 22, contact Eavaun 06271498 or 0876402664. To book online see www.killenure.com.