Rosegreen Festival Weekend is fast approaching

The annual Rosegreen Festival weekend will be held on Saturday and Sunday, July 30 and 31 (August Bank Holiday Weekend).

The annual Rosegreen Festival weekend will be held on Saturday and Sunday, July 30 and 31 (August Bank Holiday Weekend).

On Saturday, July 30, the 7pm Mass in Rosegreen will be the Festival Mass. The ten participants of the “Queen of The Green” competition along with their families will be in attendance. All are welcome.

On Sunday at 1.30pm come along and enjoy a variety of events including a guided bus tour of the famous Ballydoyle Stables, a display from the Army, Wheel of Fortune, Dog Show, Athletics, Monster Auction, stalls and great bargains, also trailer loads of timber and turf to be auctioned.

For the children an U-8 hurling blitz with neighbouring teams, pony and trap rides and much more fun and games.

There will be a cake competition on the day as well as a glamourous granny competition. There are tickets on sale for a luxurious weekend break away and lots of other great prizes.

Later on come and enjoy the “Queen of The Green” competition with compére John Hogan. Dance the night away to the music of Golden Sound. The proceeds will go towards completion of the new kitchen in the Community Hall and also towards the Senior Citizens Party and the Lourdes Fund. Do come along and enjoy a great weekends entertainment for all the family...even the dog. Anyone interested in helping out there will be a meeting in the Community Hall on Monday, July 25, at 9pm. For enquiries contact Pat on 087 2204034.