'Manorfest' A Huge Success

  • Wednesday, 23 May 2012 21:49

‘Manorfest was a great success’

Congratulations to all who organised and took part in the Manorhamilton Festival which took place from Saturday 30th June to Sunday 8th July. Spearheaded by a voluntary committee the festival was full of fun events run by local organisation from schools to sports clubs.  A fun filled week was enjoyed by all... http://www.facebook.com/#!/manorhamilton.communityfestival

Here was the Event Guide...

Sat - June 30th

• Sean McDermott Boxing Club Car Wash - BeeParkCommunity Centre @ 11am

• Athletics Meet - A day of athletics hosted by North Leitrim Athletics Club with support from North Leitrim Glens Run, at St Clares Comprehensive School @ 11am

• Cake Sale - Ladies GAA Cake Sale, in St Clares Church Car Park, after 8:00pm mass

• Festival Variety Concert - Host of local artists and featuring some of the stars of the National Learning Network ‘’Manor Mia’’ performance, Bee Park Community Centre @ 8:30pm

Sun - July 1st

Cake Sale - Ladies GAA Cake Sale, St Clares Church Car Park, after 11:30am mass

Charity Auction - In aid of the Carers Association. BeePark Community Centre @ 12:30pm

• Historical Walk and Talk - The Manorhamilton Historical Society showcases the history of Manorhamilton. Beginning at the BeePark Community Centre @ 3pm

Over 40’s Soccer - Soccer Pitch @ 4pm

• Tahany Academy Annual Showcase - Glens Centre @ 5pm

• GAA Football Tournament - Glenfarne/Kilty, St. Osnat’s and Glencar/Manor compete in an inter club event in aid of Youth Suicide Prevention Ireland, BeePark @ 6pm

Mon - July 2nd

• Cúl Camps - Monday- Friday in The BeePark

• Kids Treasure hunt - Fun treasure hunt for those 10years and younger, lots of treats! BeePark@ 6pm

• Teenage Wii Games - Hosted by The Shack in The Shack, BeePark Community Centre from 7 - 9pm

• Table Quiz - In aid of Down Syndrome Ireland, Leitrim / West Cavan Branch. Gurns’ Milestone Pub @ 8:30pm

Tues - July 3rd

• Club Cluainin Active Age - Afternoon tea and dance, Glens Centre, 11:30am - 2:30pm

• Mobile Cinema - In St Clares N.S car park.

• Teenage Wii Games - In The Shack, BeePark Community Ctr. from 7-9pm

• Car Treasure Hunt - Entry in The Granary Bar, before 7pm

• Bowls Open Evening - Killargue Bowling Club presents an open evening for all ages, refreshments served, at Killargue Community Centre, from 8:30 - 11:30pm

Wed - July 4th

• Lunchtime Theatre - “Too Much of Nothing” in Glens Centre, @ 1pm

• Mobile Cinema - In St Clares N.S car park.

• Double Bill Theatre - “Too much of Nothing” and “One Too Many Mornings” Glens Centre, 8:30pm

• Adult Xbox Tournament - Gurns Milestone Pub, @ 9pm

• Monster Bingo - BeeParkCommunity Centre, @ 9pm

Thurs - July 5th

• Lunchtime Theatre - “One Too Many Mornings” in Glens Centre, @ 1pm

• Derek Ryan and his band - One of Irelands’ premier country music stars presents an exhilarating night of entertainment in Bee Park Community Centre, @ 10pm, full bar.

Tickets on the door

Fri July 6th

• Festival Farmers’ Market - Barbecue, and Ocean FM Roadshow, BeePark Community Centre, 10am - 2pm

• Manor Rangers - Leitrim Cup 7 aside blitz, Soccer Pitch, @ 7pm

• ICA Colour and Style Evening - Arus Breffni @ 8pm

• Boston Tea Party - Presented by St. Clare’s P.A, Community Centre, @ 8pm

• Mundy - Glens Centre, @ 8:30pm

 Sat - July 7th

• Family Sports Day - A fun filled day of football competitions, novelty games, races, face painting and raffles, presented by Largy N.S Parents’ Association, Killasnett Pitch @ 11am.

• Comedy Hypnotist Michael McCoy - Internationally renowned hypnotist presents a fabulous night of entertainment. This is an adult themed show and not suitable for children Community Centre @ 9pm

€10 entry on the door

 Sun - July 8th

Hill Walking - Explore the beauty of North Leitrim. Departing from the Castle @ 11am

• Manorhamilton Tennis Club Open Day - Coaching sessions, games, tournaments and demos. Refreshments and treats served. At the Tennis Courts @ 11am – 2pm

Family Street Events - Fun and games for all the family with music on Main Street from 6pm

Award winning Emerald Revellers - Present an adrenaline-charged stage show, at the Market Square@ 9pm

Festival Finale and Spectacular Fireworks Display - Viewing from Main Street@ 10:30pm



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