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New inn Festival 2015

This Year we look at the history of the Norman Period
& The Moate of Knockgraffon.


TUESDAY  9th June, Knockgraffon School @ 8pm.

Talk on the NORMANS & the Moate of Knockgraffon.

Speakers are local historians Noreen Higgins and Ger Long
Should appeal to adults and children.  Meet Normans in Costume

The Norman theme will also run through the Parade on Sunday.
There will be many Normans around for the weekend.


FRIDAY  12thJune,   New Inn Community Centre @ 8pm.

Night of Culture

Fr. Mathew’s Players –
Play in One Act, “A Galway Girl” by Geraldine Aron,
The New Inn Voices Choir,

Maria McGrath – Soloist 

Exhibition of local Arts & Crafts.

Tickets available locally




SATURDAY  13th June, G.A.A FIELD New Inn,

5k Fun Run  /  Walk  /  High Nelly Race


Chip Timing
Registration from 6.30pm at Rockwell Rovers GAA field.

Refreshments afterwards & Lots of Spot Prizes

Sheep Racing afterwards -  some great runners this year,



SUNDAY 14th June, G.A.A FIELD New Inn, 1pm.

Community Centre & G.A.A. Field

Parade, Leaving Community Centre 1pm

Norman Theme & Knockgraffon Moate

Vintage Motorcade

1.30pm Parade arriving at the GAA Field.


Falcon & Eagle Display. 

FUN Activities,

GAA & Camógie Blitz

Farm/Rural Business Stands

AUCTION & HORT  Marquee, ,

DAISY attending. Tickets €5,  €600 in PRIZES.