See below a list of cultural and fun Family Annual Events and also new this Year :-
STROKESTOWN ANNUAL EVENTS CALENDAR – 2013
- EASTER PARADE, FUN DAY & COUNTY FLEADH – strokestown.cce F
- INTERNATIONAL POETRY FESTIVAL – 3rd – 5th May – strokestownpoetry.org
- INTERNATIONAL FAMINE CONFERENCE – 19th July – strokestownpark.ie
- HERITAGE WEEK – 15th – 17th August – strokestownpark.ie
- AGRICULTURAL SHOW – 7th – 8th September – strokestownshow.com
- FEILE FRANK MCGANN – 11th – 13th October – feilefrankmcgann.com
- VICTORIAN CHRISTMAS EXPERIENCE – All of December – strokestownpark.ie
STROKESTOWN GATHERING FESTIVAL
THE STROKESTOWN COMMUNITY LOOKS FORWARD TO WELCOMING YOU HOME.
Older Worlde Fayre Day re-enactment on what is reputed to be one of the widest streets in Europe – a fun day for all the Family.
Welcoming Home of the Tye (Tighe) Family from Quebec, whose descendants left Strokestown on the Naomi – two Orphan children who found good fortune in Quebec after losing all they loved. It will be the first time for the Family to return to Strokestown.
- International Famine Conference – Strokestown Park
- Heritage Trail of Strokestown – Historical Society
- ‘Famous Tenants of the Strokestown Estate Trail’
- Genealogical Research
- History & Genealogy Tent – Old videos, photographs, talks of Past Times ……
- Poetry Readings & Workshops
- Songwriting Workshops
- Irish Music Galore
- And much, much more…
….. Do email us Events you would like to see added to the Programme
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