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Kildare > Heritage > Gordon Bennett Motor Race > Events Saturday 31 May, Athy

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Events Saturday 31st May - Athy

10.00am - 5.30pm Gordon Bennett Exhibition Athy Heritage Centre

11.00am - 6.00pm Car Display by Ballinakill and Blessington, Motor Clubs
Emily Square, Athy

11.00am-5.00pm Commemorative Speed Event by Carlow and Kildare Motor Clubs at the Moat of Ardscull, Dublin Road, Athy.

1.30pm-4.00pm Irish Dancing by St. Laurence's Set Dancers and Kilmeade Irish Figure Dancing Class. at the Moat of Ardscull, Dublin Road, Athy

2.30pm Talk by Brendan Lynch, Author on the Gordon Bennett Race in Athy - Athy Heritage Centre, Athy

3.30pm The Guinness Jazz Band, Emily Square, Athy

4.30pm Street Entertainment with The Prison Officers Pipe Band
and Irish Dancing
at Emily Square, Athy

5.00pm - 5.30pm Cars arrive in Athy from the Moate of Ardscull

6.00pm Presentation of Prizes for Best "Re-enactment of a 1903 Business Premises", Athy.

Followed by

Official Opening of the Gordon Bennett Cup Race Centenary Festival in Emily Square, Athy

For further information contact: Athy Heritage Centre 0507-33075

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