Land of Legends
Gathering Weekend

The Dundalk Chamber of Commerce are proud to present a series of traditional and historic events to celebrate The Gathering Ireland 2013.

The Dundalk Chamber of Commerce are proud to present a series of traditional and historic events to celebrate The Gathering Ireland 2013.

The Gathering Ireland 2013 is a spectacular year long celebration of all things Irish.

This Friday, May 24 a traditional music seisiun will take place at the Oriel Centre Dundalk Gaol on the Carrick Road, Dundalk (behind Garda Barracks) at 8pm.

Musicians from Louth and surrounding area will entertain you with an evening of traditional music, in a truly historic setting.

On Saturday, May 25 Kerr’s Ass, ‘an exile that night in Mucker’, an afternoon of prose and verse for The Gathering with Art Agnew will take place in the Patrick Kavanagh Rural and Literacy Resource Centre in Inniskeen at 3pm.

An historical re-enactment will take place in the old courtroom in Ardee Castle on Saturday, May 25 in the Old Courtroom in Ardee Castle at 7pm.

The en-enactment will show the trial of 3 men who kick-started the episode of the burning of the wild goose lodge.

All of the above events are free but places are limited and filling up fast.

Places must be booked beforehand.

To book a place at any Louth Land of Legends Gathering event you can call Brenda or Tracey on 042 9336343 or email brenda@dundalk.ie.

You can also vicit the website at www.facebook.com/louthlandoflegends.