Friday 29th June
6 – 7pm Bubblefest in the Park – Fun with bubbles and a chance to meet your favourite princess!
7:30pm Turbett’s Fun Fair at town park opening nightly at 7:30pm!
9pm Live Music with Robert Quinlan at The Rock BarFestival Opening Night DJ at the Hi Street Bar


  Saturday 30th June
1pm – 5pm Teddy Bear’s Picnic: Bring a blanket and a picnic to the grass arena at IRD! Featuring Bug & Bee Hunts with Gortbrack Organic Farm, Storybook Corner & Singalong, Magical Fairy Trail and Magician Tony Baloney (sponsored by Newmarket parish).
7.30pm – 8:30pm An Enchanted Evening: Sit back and enjoy the dulcet tones of the Delta String Trio at the James O’Keeffe Institute.
9pm Scully’s Bar: Accoustianity presents live music with Ceili All Stars & special guest DJ ToshTD’s Bar – Live Music

The Rock Bar – Tommy McAuley

Hi Street Bar – DJ Sully

11pm Safaris Night Club – The HiLand Summer Party @ Safaris Nightclub. Over 18’s


  Sunday 1st July
1.30pm A Walk in the Woods: walk with UCC grounds-keeper Jack Murphy and folklorist  Raymond O’Sullivan along the River Walk in the Island Wood. Meet at car park at 1:15pm


5pm Toy Tractor Run: All wheelie toys welcome! Bring your favourite roly toy for a lap of the tennis court – rosettes for all participants!


9pm The Rock Bar – music with Shaun O’Dowd


Monday 2nd July
7.30pm Traditional Music Concert hosted by Scully’s Music School n in the CYMS Hall featuring special guests.
9pm Scully’s Bar - The Monday Night Session


Tuesday 3rd July
1.30-2.30pm3 – 4pm Kids candle Making Workshop: make your own personalised large candle with glass painting & gift wrapping! Cost €15. Call 064 6646024 to book as space is limited  (suitable from 6-18yrs boys & girls)


Kids Soap Making Workshop: make your own selection of soaps in various colours and fragrances. Learn how to make soap with vintage soap dish and gift wrapping. Cost €15. Call 064 6646024 to book as space is limited  (suitable from 6-18yrs boys & girls)


  Wednesday 4th July
7pm Newmarket Pitch and Putt Festival 3 ball scramble. Open to all with prizes on the night. €3 per person.


  Thursday 5th July
9pm Summer Festival Table Quiz in the Hi Street Bar: Teams of 4 €30. Raffle in aid of ‘The Thursday Club’


  Friday 6th July
9pm Festival Pub Crawl: “Bling those wellies” and join us for a night of fun & games around town. Prizes for the most creative! Starting at the Rock Bar.
9pm Hi Street Bar – 90′s Disco
9pm The Rock Bar – Shades of Country
9-12pm The Hi Land Superclub Teenage Summer Fest @ Safari’s Nightclub: Strictly no alcohol – Ages 12 – 17.


  Saturday 7th July
11am2pm Baking Competition in the CYMS – All entries must be in the hall for 11.30am for judging.Bake Sale in CYMS


9pm Dan Hourigan’s - final of the Festival Darts Tournament.TD’s – live music

The Rock Bar – Culchie Goes Kool

Hi Street Bar – House DJ

Scanlon’s Bar -  Devil’s Bit

11pm Festival Nightclub Party @ Safaris - Over 18′s


Sunday 8th July
 5-8pm Afternoon Tea at Relish Cafe – Please ring 029 61763 for bookings
9pm The Rock Bar – Glenside Folk
9pm Hi-Street Bar - The Ferryman
11pm Fireworks Display at the West End