Sunday, 29 March 2015

Your Communion and Confirmation celebrations

Get your garden ready for a party venue

Transform your garden into the perfect venue for a Communion or Confirmation party, with the help of expert staff at Ardcarne Garden Centres in Roscommon and Boyle.

Ardcarne Garden Centre stocks quality garden furniture and with the summer coming, barbecues are now in stock. Staff at Ardcarne can help you transform your garden or patio area with instant colour and planted pots are available to take all the hassle away. Containers can also be planted to order. 

For further information, contact Ardcarne Garden Centre, Lanesborough Road, Roscommon, on (090) 66 27700 or Boyle (just off the N4) on (071) 96 67091.

Eat out – at home

Delicious Catering caters for all events in the comfort of your home. It’s an ideal way to deal with Communion, Confirmation or Christening parties, as well as dinner parties, birthdays, weddings and barbecues.

Aidan Maloney from Creggs is a professionally qualified chef and he is ideally placed to help you choose a menu suitable to your requirements and then you can relax and leave all the cooking requirements to him, all you have to do is relax and enjoy the day!

For more information, contact Aidan Maloney on (086) 8259238 or email

Book your party at Hester’s Golden Eagle

With a new spacious family-friendly restaurant, Hester’s Golden Eagle at Main Street, Castlerea, is a beautiful venue to have a Communion or Confirmation party.

If you’re planning a Communion, Conformation or even a Christening party, then where better to have a lovely meal or get-together than Hester’s Golden Eagle at Main Street, Castlerea? Family get-togethers and birthday parties for all ages are available at Hester’s Golden Eagle at Main Street, Castlerea. Food is served in Hester’s from 9 am every morning to 5 pm every evening and there are some great offers available for parties. For example, if you book a 21st party there, you can look forward to complimentary finger food or DJ.

Hester’s Golden Eagle was established in 1966 by Frank and Marie Hester. 

It is now being run by their son and daughter, Ollie Hester and his sister Breege. Breakfast is available from 9 am to 12 noon and lunch is available from noon to 5 pm

There is a resident DJ in the Golden Eagle every Saturday night and occasionally live bands can be found there. 

There are also a number of TVs and big screens and a large beer garden and covered smoking area.

For further information contact Hester’s Golden Eagle on (094) 96 20101 or email

Celebrate at Cuisle

If you’re looking for a family-friendly venue for a Communion or Confirmation party, then look no further than Cuisle Holiday Centre in Donamon.

A range of four-course menu options are available, starting from just €15.50. The beautiful grounds of Donamon Castle will provide a perfect backdrop for photos and the friendly staff at Cuisle are expert when it comes to catering for every family requirement. For further information, call Cuisle on (090) 66 62277.

A special cake for a special day

Staff at Molloy’s Bakery, Abbeytown, Roscommon, are passionate about what they do. A Communion or Confirmation cake is part of a special day and staff at Molloy’s aim to provide you with high quality cakes decorated to your satisfaction.

All your catering needs can be catered for at Molloy’s speciality and fine food emporium, Abbeytown Roscommon and don’t forget you can find a special gift for your mother this Mother’s Day at Molloy’s.

To order a cake or discuss catering requirements, just call Molloy’s speciality and fine food emporium on (090) 66 25940.

Great menus at The Pepper Mill

Great options on Communion and Confirmation menus are available at The Pepper Mill, Golf Links Road, Roscommon.

Menus are available to suit all requirements and outside catering is also available from The Pepper Mill, simply call now and book whatever it is you require for a Communion or Confirmation Party. Booking is essential. Call now on (090) 66 34980.

Lots of options for parties at the Percy French Hotel

If you’re looking for a great venue for a Confirmation or Communion Party, then look no further than the Percy French Hotel in Strokestown, which has a range of options available when it comes to family functions.

Whether it’s a small or large group, the well-appointed restaurant at the Percy French won’t disappoint. The Strokestown Hotel is presided over by Leo Cox, his good wife Chrissie and their family, all of whom can be found on the premises ensuring the smooth running of this family-run hostelry.

Groups of all sizes can be catered for, just talk to the staff there about your family’s special requirements.  Your custom is always appreciated by Leo, Chrissie, and all the staff and you will be assured of great food at keen prices and a wonderful party.

Bookings are now being taken for events during the Christmas season at the Percy French Hotel. Contact the hotel on (071) 96 33300.

Look the part with Donnellan & Co.

Donnellan & Co., Main Street, Roscommon is one of the most renowned menswear stores in the country and a perfect place to visit if you require Communion or Confirmation wear and remember that girls and boys Communion and Confirmation shoes are now in stock.

With a range of seven or eight different styles to choose from, you’ll be spoilt for choice when it comes to choosing an outfit for either a Communion or Confirmation. The styles available at Donnellan & Co will ensure that the young menfolk will be at their most handsome on the day, while the girls’ shoes will also provide serious style. 

Donnellan & Co., Main Street, Roscommon is renowned for personal service, choice, value and expert advice. Contact: (090) 66 26334.

Communions and Confirmations made special at Sheraton Athlone

If you’re planning to go for a family meal after an upcoming Communion or Confirmation, look no further than the Sheraton Athlone Hotel, where you can celebrate in style at prices that won’t break the bank for any family.

With everybody seeming to have a hectic day-to-day schedule, often Communion and Confirmation events can be a welcome opportunity to take some time out with the family, to sit back and enjoy the company of siblings, nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles and other friends.

The Sheraton Athlone Hotel, located in the heart of Athlone, is a superbly appointed venue and a wonderful backdrop to any family event. The hotel offers a comprehensive children’s menu, with something to suit the most discerning of young palates. The celebrating child dines free at the Sheraton and parents will be delighted to learn that the hotel also offers children’s movies and entertainment. A resident professional photographer is available on selected dates and discounted rates are available. Terms and conditions apply to this offer.

If you’re thinking of having a party at the Sheraton Hotel, now is the time to book to ensure that you get the time and date most suitable for you and your family. Get organised early and ensure that your family has an enjoyable and happy get-together on what is another milestone in the life of your young family member.

Contact Sheraton Athlone Hotel on (090) 64 51000.

Sale on Communion dresses at The Bridal Outlet, Athlone

Communion dresses, bridesmaids dresses, bridal dresses and accessories for every occasion are available at The Bridal Outlet, 12 Church Street, Athlone.

At the moment there is 20 percent off Communion stock dresses, so now is the best time to pay a visit to The Bridal Outlet. For more information, call The Bridal Outlet on (090) 64 71200.