Lucan Festival to take to the streets to help raise funds

The Lucan Festival Committee and volunteers will be taking to the streets around Lucan this weekend, Thursday 14th, Saturday 16th and Sunday 17th, as part of their bucket collection to help raise funds for the Festival. Collectors will be around Lucan at Superquinn and Ballyowen Shopping Centre over the weekend.

“Planning for the Lucan Festival 2011 is well under way and there is lots to look forward too including the Cinemobile, art exhibition and a growing number of local bands and performance groups are already signing up. We are delighted with the interest that has been shown and are really looking forward to the Festival this year,” commented Tom Dowling, Lucan Festival Secretary,

“To make this all happen we are hoping for the Community’s support to help raise the funds which are expected to be in the region €16,000 for this year’s Festival. We would really appreciate it if you could give what you can to our bucket collection this weekend,” continued Joe Byrne, Lucan Festival Chairman.

The Lucan Festival is a Community based festival and provides an opportunity for all groups and cultures all over Lucan to meet and celebrate at one week long event. This year’s Festival will be taking place from 19th – 25th September 2011.

The Festival Committee are looking for volunteers to get involved in the run up to and during the Festival itself. So to get involved and keep updated with Festival news become our fan on Facebook  visit  follow us on Twitter or contact lucanfestival@gmail.com, 0862505665 / 0876243562.

It’s your Festival – be part of it!

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