Festival Schedule

Thursday 20th June
19:30 Festival Miscellany by Dunlavin Writers Group in An Lár

Friday 21st June
18:30 All Galleries Open

19:30 Official opening of Art Exhibitions by local award winning writer Robert Barrett followed by live music by Dorly O’ Sullivan and Phil Callery in Market House

21:30 Set Dance Céilí in the Imaal Hall.  Refreshments served. Proceeds to St. Brigid’s Hospice Click here for more info

Saturday June 22nd
10:00 Runlavin Click here for more info

11:00 -17:00  "A Fairytale" on display in the park

12:00 All exhibitions open

14:00 Grangebeg Camphill Theatre present "Decisions, Decisions". A short selection of plays and sketches by members of the Grangebeg Camphill Community devised around the theme of decisions in daily life from small decisions to big ones. St Nicholas' Church

15:00 Tumble Circus on Dunlavin Green

15:15 Puppet Show in The Imaal Hall

16:00 "Overheard in An Lar" This is a first in the recent history of the festival with the presentation of a work of indigenous theatre here in Dunlavin by Andrew Buchanan, Nick Bryson &Signe Dempelsone. Two brothers, after very different life choice, are once again brought back together by financial need. Free admission but places are limited so get in early. 

16:00 History walk with Chris Lawlor, John O'Reilly and Jimmy Whittle
Bottle Painting workshop in the Park with Darius.

20:00 Concert in St Nicholas Church with St. Agnes’ Chamber Orchestra 

21:00 Bingo in the Imaal Hall

21:30 Charlie Lawlor performs his favourite songs. Burkes pub

Sunday June 23rd
11:00 Taster Pilates Class upstairs in An Lar with Nick Bryson. 
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11:00 Vintage Tractor Run in field just past the Credit Union

12:00 All exhibitions open
Craft Fair in Imaal Hall
Mass with The Ashbourne Choir 

13:00 - 15:00 Dublin Circus Group on Dunlavin Green. Juggling, acro-balancing, tiny bikes & clowning fun 

14:00 Drumming Workshop on Dunlavin Green
Dog Show on Cow Green
Family Fun Day on Dunlavin Green  
Food Stall on Dunlavin Green

14:30 Cartoon Character Show on Dunlavin Green
Mc Cormick's Puppet Show on Dunlavin Green

15:00 Tumble Circus on Dunlavin Green
Overheard in An Lár 

18:00 Over 50's Walking Soccer on the astro turf in the playground

19:00 Annual walk to the Blessed Well, meet at the monument on Dunlavin Green