Boyne Valley Tours

Oldbridge Country Fair at the Battle of the Boyne Visitor Centre
May Bank Holiday Weekend - 30th April, 1st May & 2nd May 2011


Oldbridge Country Fair, a three day, activity packed programme for all the family over the May Bank Holiday Weekend. Catering on site in the Tea Room Pavilion & Mobile Units.

Admission Free

Saturday 30th April

Outdoor Arena

11.00 - 11.30 : Living History - 17th Century Cavalry Display
Be transported back to the time of the Battle of the Boyne and learn all
about the Baroque horses and the training of a Cavalry Officer.

12.00 - 1.00 : Coin Minting - see how coins were made in the 17th Century.

1.00 - 1.30 : Living History - 17th Century Cavalry Display - See Above.

2.00 - 3.00 : Fly Casting Demonstrations by Peter O Reilly.

3.15 - 4.15 : Falconry Display by Falconry Ireland.

4.15 - 4.45 : Coin Minting - see how coins were made in the 17th Century.

4.45 - 5.15 : Living History - 17th Century Cavalry Display - See Above.


Indoor Marquee

11.00 - 5.00 : Local Craft Makers & Food Producers.

12.00 - 1.30 : Short Gardening Talks.

2.00 - 3.00 : Flower Arranging Demonstrations & Competition, 15 places only so booking is essential.
Oasis and some greenery provided please bring you own flowers.

3.00 - 4.00 : Short Gardening Talks.


Drogheda Arts Festival Event at Oldbridge

'Come Forward to Meet You' by Upstate Theatre Company at 7pm.
To book for this event telephone 041 983 3946 or visit www.droghedaartsfestival.ie


Sunday 1st May


Outdoor Arena

11.00 - 11.30 : Living History - 15th Century Archery Display.
Let 15th Century Archers captivate you with their skilled demonstrations.

12.00 - 1.00 : Sheepdog Demonstrations by Eamonn Egan

1.00 - 1.30 : Living History - 15th Century Knights Display.
 Let 15th Century Knights dazzle you with their skilled displays.

2.00 - 2.45 : Hot Air Balloon Displays

2.30 - 3.00 : Living History - 15th Century Archery Display - see above.

3.00 - 4.00 : Sheepdog Demonstrations by Eamonn Egan.

4.00 - 4.45 : Hot Air Balloon Displays.

4.45 - 5.15 : Living History - 15th Century Knights Display - see above.


Indoor Marquee

11.00 - 5.00 : Local Craft Makers & Food Producers


Drogheda Arts Festival Event at Oldbridge

'Come Forward to Meet You' by Upstate Theatre Company at 7pm.

To book for this event telephone 041 983 3946 or visit www.droghedaartsfestival.ie


Monday 2nd May


Outdoor Arena

11.00 - 11.30 : Living History - 15th Century Archery Display.
Let 15th Century Archers captivate you with their skilled demonstrations.

12.00 - 12.30 : Dog Training - How to train your dog.

12.30 - 1.30 : Fun Dog Show - All dogs welcome.
Why not enter your family pet in our fun dog show run by Drogheda Animal Rescue.
Categories such as - Handsomest Male, Prettiest Female, Waggiest Tail, Best Mirror Image (Dog & Owner Lookalike), Sweetest OAP ( Dogs 8+) and Best Rescue Dog. All dogs must be kept on leads at all times.

1.30 - 2.00 : Living History - 15th Century Knights Display.
Let 15th Century Knights dazzle with their skilled displays.

2.00 - 2.45 : Hot Air Balloon Displays.

3.00 - 4.00 : Drogheda Animal Rescue Guinness World Record.

4.00 - 4.45 : Hot Air Balloon Displays.

4.45 - 5.15 : Living History - 15th Century Knights Display - see above.


Indoor Marquee

11.00 - 5.00 : Local Craft Makers & Food Producers.


Gazebo

12.30 - 2.30 : Drogheda Animal Rescue Guinness World Record Registration.



Oldbridge Country Fair



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