Fair Of Cahir 2016
Friday 26th August to Sunday 28th August, 2016Friday 26th AugustProgramme of Events7pm- On Friday 26th August in Cahir House Hotel Ballroom &Garden room come and see a Free Music Event with BBQ BouncyCastle, face painting, children's games and DJ Eoin Hennessy on site.7.30pm- The Fair of Cahir 2016 will be officially launched by Mayorof the Clonmel/Cahir borough District Cllr Andy Moloney.7.30pm - Launch of the Queen of the Fair 2016. Contestants will beinterviewed by the 2 Johnnies! Johnny B O'Brien & JohnnyMcMahon, (official private interviews by Judges will take place inCahir House Hotel on the night)8pm- Rose of Cahir Interviews. New feature with ladies aged 25 &above.8.30 - 10.30pm - free Live Music on stage in Cahir House withDedication- Thin Lizzy Tribute BandCome along and enjoy the first night of the Fair of Cahir 2016 withlots of laughs and dancing at this free Music family event!Saturday 27th August9am - 1pm - Farmers Market in castle car park with extra stalls11am - 1pm Guided Town Walk with Dr. David Butler meeting atTourist Office5.30pm - 6.15pm- Registrations at Duneske Sports ‘Fair of Cahir 5k'in aid of Community Playground. Race starts in Duneske at 6.30pmand finishes is in the Square. Entries are €5 per person/€10 family.Medals sponsored by Darren Ward Jewellers.6pm - Stage Open with Compare Gerry Duffy.DJ Owen on stage till5k Race finish.7.15pm (approx after race finish)2 piece band ‘Red Melody' onstage8.30 - 10pm- ‘The Waheys' live band on stage to finish.Sunday 28th August1pm- 5pm approx- Funday Sunday in The Inch Field with Funfair inin Castle car park, Fun Dog Show sponsored by John QuirkeJewellers & Maureen Calvert, BBQ, Giant Inflatable Slide, Music,stalls, kiddie's races; fish the bottle, penalty shoot, soccer blitz, ponyrides, book sale, bouncy castles, amusements, free exhibitions andmuch more. There will also be the Queens and Roses to meet in theInch Field on the day. Fun & games for all the family (other stallswelcome, call number below)2pm-Fun Dog Show in the Inch Field sponsored by John QuirkeJewellers, Maureen Calvert & Maxi Zoo. Pedigree puppies judgedfirst. Entries from 1pm11.30am - 5.30pm- Wheely boat rides up river from Slipway byCommunity Hall. Boat can take 2 wheelchairs or one motorisedwheelchair and 3 people.1pm - 4pm - Dragon Boat on River with the Suir Dragon Paddlers(Dragonboat Team)at the Mall from 1pm to 3pm will give ademonstration and trips on the boat for all. The Dragon Boat is 44feet long (longer than an articulated lorry) and can seat up to 22people so lots of fun guaranteed!4pm - Crazy Boat Race with prizes sponsored by Dolan's Supervalu,organised by Cahir Rowing Club, trophies sponsored by John QuirkeJewellers(meeting at slipway by Community Hall at 3.30pm and6pm - Stage Open with Compare Gerry Duffy.DJ Owen on stage till5k Race finish.7.15pm (approx after race finish)2 piece band ‘Red Melody' onstage8.30 - 10pm- ‘The Waheys' live band on stage to finish.