The Festival has been in existence since and is regarded as one of the most popular festivals on the calander of events. A number of the festivals reflect the towns thriving traditional music scene. Meet our resident Matchmaker Con who will be in residence from 3 to 5 pm Saturday and then later on from 9 — 11 pm. The TV has a DVD, and there is a ardara matchmaking weekend cd-radio-cassette-turntable that resembles an old 78 phonogram.
About Vicki Ross ardara matchmaking weekend
Bringing back the old slowsets is only one of the new innovations at the newly invigorated 'Matchmaking ardara matchmaking weekend in Ardara this weekend. The festival, which has run for over a decade, is one that attracts people from across the country to the stunning village of Ardara in search of their significant other. Marie Doherty met her wonderful husband Joe during the annual event a decade ago. The Monaghan lady is now on the committee and is very much looking forward to this weekend. Friday evening will see many of those who wish to take part in the weekend arriving with a weekend of music, craic and hopefully romance. Saturday night will see 'Bring back the slowsets' in Doherty's bar and 'Blind Date' will also be taking place in the village on the same evening.
Last weekend the town of Ardara hosted yet another successful festival - the Match Making Festival. These pictures, taken by John McConnell in the Nesbitt Arms, capture a sense of the numbers of people who enjoyed the weekend. Jim Devine, who played in the Nesbitt Arms Hotel, proved hugely popular and the weekend in general was a great success with large numbers of people coming to the festival. Action from the St. Naul's v Four Masters game in Mountcharles.
Enjoy the fun of Ardara at this wonderful weekend in Ardara. Meet our matchmakers, join in traffic lights dating and sample our love potions and enjoy the many other events of the Ardara Matchmaking Festival. Traditional music session and Saturday: Join our traffic lights dating all weekend.
A number of the festivals reflect the towns thriving traditional music scene. Some of the main Festival events are as follows: This event includes Country Music in all the local pubs. The festival is designed to challenge and exhilarate the experienced walker and encourage and satisfy the less experienced walker. The festival takes place over two days in March.
Bart Whelan is from Ardara, Co. Ardara is situated in South West Donegal ardara matchmaking weekend is popular with tourists for its friendly atmosphere, scenery, and thriving traditional Music scene. From the 2nd of August the lively Heritage Town has organised a full week of special events for visitors and the community. The area is also rich in folklore and archaelogy, home of handwoven tweed, angling, historical landmarks and a wide range of countryside and coastal walks to choose from and quiet roads throughout the area make sightseeing a pleasure for the motorist, cyclist or hiker. Over exhibitors will showcase and sell their products to customers who are passionate about food and drink.
A short steep driveway at the entrance, brings one up to the elevated property, and the cottage. There are four bedrooms to sleep up to nine, with the two upstairs bedrooms each having an en-suite. The welcoming lounge has a lovely stone faced open fireplace, and an open entrance to a modern fully fitted kitchen. The dining area is situated in the light filled sun-room, to the side of the kitchen. Just outside the sun-room, a sheltered patio area, with comfortable outdoor furniture, where depending on the weather, one can enjoy a barbeque, or a sun-downer with spectacular views.