Arts festival kicks off in Dunlavin

Wicklow Rose Sarah Whelan from Dunlavin.
The 31st annual Dunlavin Festival of The Arts takes place this Friday to Sunday, June 14 t0 16.

The 31st annual Dunlavin Festival of The Arts takes place this Friday to Sunday, June 14 t0 16.

There will be five art and two photographic displays this year, at locations across the town including the Market House, the Old Schoolhouse Gallery, the garda station and several local shops.

Local girl, Wicklow Rose Sarah Whelan, will lead the children’s parade on Saturday at 2pm. There will also be a horse show at Dr Kearney’s Field.

GLAD Productions will host two one-act plays at the Camphill Community Hall on Saturday night.

Sunday will feature a family fun day on Dunlavin Green, a Dog Show on Cow Green and the Dara Ensemble at the Market House, plus lots more.