2016 Events & Timetable

   

Thursday 18th

9.00pm

Set Dancing Ceili in GAA Clubhouse with Syl & Liz
Admission €10 Light Refreshments served

   

Friday 19th

6.30 – 8.00pm Fun and Games for Children at Hollywood GAA Pitch
8.30pm

Richard Lynch  presents a drama “Face the short kick out”

Venue: The Hollywood Community Centre.                                                Admission €10.

10.30pm - 11.30pm

Songs of 1916 with Ballymore Singers

   Venue: Céilídh House
   

Saturday 20th

2.00pm

Traditional Carvery in The Hollywood Inn

2.00pm to 5.00pm Exhibition of Old Photographs in the Hollywood Centre
5.00pm

Congregate in Tutty’s Field for Mass

5.30pm Last modern vehicle parked in field
5.45pm Procession to Mass lead by two of the senior residents of Hollywood by pony and trap, vintage car, bicycle or simply by foot
6.00pm Latin Mass with full Choir singing old hymns
7.00pm Slow Bicycle Race (High Nellies!)
7.00pm Portraits of 1916 by Artist Rod Coyne in Church of Ireland.
7.30pm Re-Enactment of 1916 Executions at Kilmainham Gaol. Admission €3.00..

Main Stage

 
8.00 – 8.30pm Club Cheoil na Lochanna and Music under the Mountains Band
8.30 – 9.00pm ARC
9.00 – 10.00pm Shay Fitzsimons and friends
   

Sunday 21st

Admission €3 (under 12’s free)

 

 

1.45 – 2.15pm Rathdrum Pipe Band
2.00 – 2.15pm Official Opening by Minister for Health Simon Harris & two of the most Senior residents of Hollywood
2.00pm - 6.00pm        Portraits of 1916 by Artist Rod Coyne in Church of Ireland.
2.15pm-3.00pm          

Mary Byrne School of Irish Dancing

3.00pm Guinness Book of Records—Most flat caps at single event.
3.00pm - 4.00pm

The Main Sponsor of the Sheep Show is Patrick Lawler, Wool Merchant, Dunlavin, Co. Wicklow.

Persentation of prizes

4.00pm

Vintage Machine Shearing by Eoin Roddy &  James Doyle

3.00pm - 4.00pm

Ballymore Eustace Concert Band

4.15pm Falconry Display
4.00pm - 6.30pm Set Dancing will Syl & Liz accompanied by The Brian Ború Ceilí Band.
6.00pm - 8.00pm More Ceoil.
8.00pm -  9.30pm Feedback.
3.00pm Guinness Book of Records—Most flat caps at single event.
3.00pm - 4.00pm

The Main Sponsor of the Sheep Show is Patrick Lawler, Wool Merchant, Dunlavin, Co. Wicklow.

Persentation of prizes

4.00pm

Vintage Machine Shearing by Eoin Roddy &  James Doyle

3.00pm - 4.00pm

Ballymore Eustace Concert Band

4.15pm Falconry Display
4.00pm - 6.30pm Set Dancing will Syl & Liz accompanied by The Brian Ború Ceilí Band.
6.00pm - 8.00pm More Ceoil.
8.00pm -  9.30pm Feedback.
 

Exhibitions/Displays

Steam Engines Display
Vintage Bicycles Display (Saturday & Sunday)

Exhibition of Old Photographs in the Community Centre (12 noon till late).

Craft Displays in the Craft and Street
Herbal Remedy Display
Butter & Bread Making Display

Vintage Car & Tractor Display

Wood turning Display

Stone Cutting Display
Black Smith Display in Forge
Sheep dog trials
Basket Weaving
Traditional Thatching and Roof demonstrations
 

Activities/Events

A Re-enactment of the Great Irish World War 1
Pre 1950’s Games
Duck Race
Fortune Telling
Match-Making - Willie Daly from Lisdoonvarna
Gold Fish Stall
Pitch and Toss
Horseshoe Throwing
Pets Corner

 

Food and Beverages  
Traditional Cooking – Stew
Traditional Confectionary Stall – Tuck Shop
Cake Stall
 
 

Finale

   
8.00pm - 9.30pm Feedback
   

 

 

ROAD CLOSURES

Saturday 20th August
4.30pm – 9.00pm       Road Closed

Sunday 21th August
8.00am – 9.00pm       Road Closed

We appreciate the support of all our sponsors.  The Hollywood Fair Committee hope you have had an enjoyable day with your friends and families sharing and remembering days gone by and wish you all a safe journey home!

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