Traditional Food Tasting
West Wicklow House will host traditional food tasting on Friday 11th and Saturday 12th.
Kilbride & Lakeside Jazz Band will perform in the Library @ 12.00 noon on Saturday 12th.
Traditional afternoon of music and dance
On Sunday 13th, Murphy's pub will host an afternoon of traditional music and dance.
'Where's Wally - Blessington style Competition' - on Saturday 12th.
Bring & Swap A Book
On Sunday 13th, we are having a 'Bring a Book, Swap a Book' event in the Blessington Bookshop.
Again, our thanks are extended to Janet Hawkins.
We are having a busking competition on Saturday 12th and this event has been kindly sponsored by the Credit Union, putting up a €100.00 prize fund. The presentation of prizes for the busking competition will be held in d'Caf Youth Cafe @ 8.00pm. Bealin's Pub will provide a meal for two for the winners.
This event is open to all ages.
Application form for the Busking Confirmation can be downloaded here .
Old prints to canvas
We are 'Pompom Bombing' the town for the weekend so ..... we need wool - lots of wool - to make pompoms in as many colours as possible. LET'S DECORATE OUR TOWN!!!
Aidan Cruise has kindly agreed to lead an historical walk of the town and no better person to do so.
An Outdoor Farmer's Market will take place on Sunday 13th October
On Saturday 12th, there will be a variety concert held in aid of Blessington and Baltinglass Day Care. This concert will take place in the Tramway Theatre. Tickets are €12.00 and can be obtained by phoning 087 293 4806 or 087 919 5991.
The local pubs are coming on board with us providing entertainment for the weekend – again, details will be posted.
Lots more events are planned for the two days. We will update this page as events are finalised.