Sunday, August 18th is Family Fun Day at the Ballaghaderreen Lakes and Legends Festival with a variety of fantastic events and plenty of entertainment taking place from 1.30 pm to 4 pm.
A Children’s Fancy Dress Competition will get the fun underway at 1.30 pm and this will be followed by the Children’s Treasure Hunt from 2.15 pm.
The first ever Ballagh Ball Race (sponsored by Lynch Roofing) will begin at 3 pm. This is a downhill ball race and balls can be purchased from local businesses. There are huge cash prizes to be won for the first ball over the line!
The Midnight Club will play host to a fantastic Dog Show at 3.30 pm and there will be plenty of entertainment throughout the day including face-painting, bubble tricks, stilt walking, a visit from Mickey and Minnie Mouse, hair braiding and Kilmovee Shires, Ned and Ted.
Don’t forget to bring you dancing shoes for Sunday night’s Family Dance from 7 pm to 9 pm, featuring entertainment from Chris Dallat. Admission is €8 per person or €15 per two people, with U-16s going free. There will also be a raffle on the night.