Declan Nearney to headline Knockbridge Vintage Rally

10th Annual Rally

Declan Nearney to headline Knockbridge Vintage Rally
By Ian Cameron ian.cameron@dundalkdemocrat.ie@dundalkdemocrat

The 10th Annual Knockbridge Vintage Day and Working Rally will take place on Sunday, 11 September.

Gates will open to the public at 1pm.

There’ll be lots to keep everyone entertained, be they young or old, and a very enjoyable family day out is guaranteed.

The list of highlights on the day is endless. There will be an extensive display of vintage tractors, cars and bicycles in the field as well as vintage threshing and a working area which will include binders, reapers and vintage combines to name but a few for all the machinery enthusiasts.

One of Ireland's top country music entertainers, Declan Nerney will be on stage at 3pm to entertain everyone with his numerous chart hits.

Sheep Racing will be one of the many attractions on the day following its tremendous success over the past few years.

There will be numerous demonstrations taking place throughout the day such as Cookery, Flower Arranging by Veronica McMahon, Art and Crafts and much much more.

Other attractions include a Jiving Competition, Vintage Fashion Show, Tug of War competition, novelty games, Army Display and a Dog Show which always attracts a large number of entrants.

The RSA will be attending the Vintage Rally to provide advice on road safety issues and also to demonstrate the importance of seat belt wearing. Attendees will have the chance to have a go on their Roll-Over simulator.

Children will be catered for in the fun corner with amusements including bouncing castles, puppet shows, slides, face painting, nail art, puppet show, an animal farm and many more novelty events.

Whether you are a die hard vintage enthusiast or not, this is a day that you do not want to miss. All proceeds raised on the day will be donated to local charities.

For more information and details contact 00353 (0)87 2204261 or check out Knockbridge Vintage Club Facebook page.