Dunshaughlin Harvest Festival 2016

Dunshaughlin Harvest Festival, now in its 6th year, runs from 23rd - 25th September 2016.

The committee are working hard to bring another fantastic weekend of events to Dunshaughlin. Once again we plan on having a road closure from The Old Sales Yard to The Arch Bar on Saturday 24th September from 2pm.

Inferno fire and light show

We are delighted to see the return of the very popular, very spectacular fire light & music show Inferno. This breathtaking show by Passepartout is set to amaze and thrill both young and old with their amazing spectacle that brings to life the element of fire.

Bui Bolg Street Theatre Costume making workshop

Are you feeling creative? Would you like to learn how to make street theatre costumes for Dunshaughlin Harvest Festival 2016….? Are you free to attend a 5 day workshop in Dunshaughlin, August 8th – 12th? Are you willing to get your hands dirty whilst having fun and being creative? €70 per person – 9.30am – 4.30pm daily. This workshop is part funded by grant funding from Meath County Council with all materials covered.

Buibolg’s recent projects include "The Dig in Diner" on RTE Junior, Mr Tayto for Largo Foods, the City of Brest "Marche de Noel," Rojetc with Le Fourneau Creation Centre in France.

Local man and Arts Team Leader Brian Walsh who is an art teacher with the Ballyfermot College of Further Education will assist Colm Lowney at the workshop.

For further information from Brian Walsh of the Arts team at

E: arts@dunfest.com

T: 0861235851

Village Parade

Sunday, September 25th will see the main street of Dunshaughlin come alive again with a display of all that makes this village great. Local friends, family, clubs and some special guests will line the street in a parade of colour and fun. A sight not to be missed.

If you have an event planned why not let us know and we can include it in the programme of events. We will be printing the programme very soon so we ask that all programme submissions be emailed no later than July 31st to info@dunfest.com.

If you previously sponsored an event / road sign and would like to renew for 2016 please contact one of our sponsorship leader Camilla O’Connor (086 2536260)