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July 02, 2007

Ireland’s Largest Music Festival Oxegen Rolls Into Kildare

NewOrder001tn.jpgBilled as "The Greatest Rock n Roll Weekend of the Year", Oxegen 2007 will take place in Punchestown, County Kildare this weekend.

New CD:  New CD: "A Maynooth Miscellany"
Cecil Day Lewis Literary Awards 2007. List of Winners Cecil Day Lewis Literary Awards 2007. List of Winners
The Kildare Dance Summer School 2007 The Kildare Dance Summer School 2007

Launch of Athy Bluegrass Festival 2007

banjo75.jpgThe annual Athy Bluegrass Festival will take place from the 12th - 15th July 2007. The festival is run by the Athy Bluegrass Music Association. Most of the festival events will take place in the Carlton Abbey Hotel, but there will also be a gig trail.

Oxegen 2007 Battle of the Bands Shortlist

botb75.jpgKildare County Council, MCD and Naas Town Council, announce short-list of bands for OXEGEN 2007 Battle of the Bands

Previous Arts News Items

The Kildare Dance Summer School 2007
Competition: Two Kildare Bands at Oxegen 2007
KCC Arts Service Awards Opportunities 2007
Private Singing Lessons
The Aidan Higgins Prose Writing Competition
Launch of CD by Brian Hughes
Christmas Card Art Competition 2006
Halloweenfest Programme 2006
Visual Arts Group Exhibition Opportunity
New Photographic Collection Launch Night