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Loophead Gathering Festival

Kilbaha / Cross, Kilrush, Ireland
Landmark & Historical Place



Loophead Gathering Festival: 2013 Dates - KILBAHA: July 12th - 14th and  CROSS: July 19th - 21st
These will be two amazing weekends in the Loophead area for the Loophead Gathering and we hope that everyone comes home to enjoy!! SPREAD THR WORD


Well done to the Crotty family

Please note that all the Festival events tomorrow begin at 3.30 in Cross beside Foleys Bar Dog Show , Barbecue, Bouncing Castles, Fittest Team competition and Tug of War. Followed by Grand Finale Music with Joe Maloney 7.30 -10 Come and Enjoy

Don't forget 12.30 tomorrow 20km and 10km cycle and 5k run/walk Followed by Clare V Tipp Match at 3pm And 9.30pm - THE SILAGE PARTY - SILAGE test and lots of Spot Prizes

A Festival of Fun and Fitness for all the family.

Please note a few changes to Festival Programme due to Naomh Eoin playing first round of Championship on Sun 23rd. SAT 22nd @ 12.30 -CHARITY 20km & 10km cycle and 5km walk /run will take place in Cross not on Sunday as originally advertised. There will be no Football Match on Saturday and on Sunday all events will be postponed until 3.30pm ie Dog Show, Bouncing Castles, Barbecue and fun events with Commentary by DJ John Carey. Please let your friends know.

Loop Head Gathering Festival takes place 22nd and 23rd July in Cross Village. See poster below.

Some photos taken at Cross Trad Weekend Fri 30th June -Sun July 2nd

Senan Lillis wonderful singer with Chapel Gates Singers at Cross Trad Weekend

John Paul Magner with wonderful recitation at Singing Session in Foleys Bar Cross Village