Events lined up for this years festival from Mon 23rd to Sun 29th Sept include the following:
Exhibition on the Sarsfields, Veseys, Colthursts and Lucan House in the back lounge of Kennys from Tues morning until Fri afternoon.
Exhibitions of old photos,papers etc will also take place in the Spa Hotel, O Neills and some other locations to be agreed.
Poetry evening on Tues 24th in Kennys back lounge. Local and other poets.You can also view the Vesey exhibition.
Provisionally we hope to have the informal get together of 5th class children and our senior citizens on Wednesday Morning where they can ask about the good/bad old days.
Historical Village walks, Tues, Weds and this year also Sat morning.
Art exhibition of local artists in St Andrews Parish Centre, Sat and Sun.
Tea Dance for the young at heart Thurs in the Spa.
Michael Grant will entertain us in his usual manner with classical music and insights into the lives of some of the great composers on Weds night.
The Liffey Descent at enormous expense on Sat from 1.30pm at the Weir.
Lucan Tram returns to the Village on Sunday together with street entertainment for young and old to include Birds of Prey, Pet Farm, Reptile Farm, Magicians ,Puppets,Bouncy Castles.
Our first Lucan Bake Off for your Daddies, Husbands, Boyfriends, Grandads and Brothers.
Local artisan food stalls and local organisations such as Scouts etc.
Also of course our good friends the Garda throw open their station to all and will have the Garda Band , Breathalyzers (Dail Deputies excused), handcuffs, fingerprinting and many more fascinating items.
The main focus will be on our stage when a hugh array of local talent such as Madra, Zara Curtis school of dancing ,Bollywood dancers,Thai dancers and many more will entertain you from 2 to 5.30pm.
As the date gets closer there will be more announcements.