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June Fest 2016 in Newbridge

June Fest 2016 in Newbridge

Programme of events launched.

June Fest 2016 has launched its programme of events for the 3 week festival of music, art, heritage, the environment and community. 

The launch, which took place in the Keadeen Hotel on Wednesday 11th May, was attended by over 100 people from local business and the arts community. The June Fest has become one of the biggest festivals in the country with over 40 different events spread across the 3 weeks. On the 12th June The main street of Newbridge will be closed to accommodate the thousands of people who will fill the streets for the day.

“Super Valu Newbridge are privileged to be the main sponsor of June Fest this year because we take pride in what we do and we like to support the community of Newbridge. No other retailer in Newbridge supports the community in the various ways that Super Valu does.” Andrew Cross owner of Super Valu said.

The Curragh Racecourse is delighted to include their race day on Saturday 4th June as part of Junefest

The TRM Ballyogan Stakes and TRI Equestrian Silver Stakes, an established trial race for the Dubai Duty Free Irish Derby, take centre stage on the competitive seven race programme which starts at 4.20pm with last race at 7.30pm

Stay on for the apres race day party with music from the Curragh’s house band after racing.

Simply email newbridgejunefest@gmail.com to apply for your 2 complimentary tickets to the race day and your name will be added to the race day guest list.

Tickets will be available to collect on the race day

For more information, check out the face book page Facebook.com/NewbridgeJuneFest

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