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Pride of Tipperary Festival Launch and Gathering

Wednesday, 26 June 2013

The Pride of Tipperary Festival is one of Ireland's longest running festivals and this year it will celebrate its 49th year.

The Festival has a strong fundraising legacy and last year presented a cheque for €5,000 to the Tipperary Lions Club. The Lions Club will once again with the fundraising partner for 2013

To celebrate the Gathering 2013 all past Pride of Tipperary winners and contestants are invited back to Tipperary for a once off Gathering of the Prides on the 27th June at Tipperary Racecourse.

The Gathering evening will coincide with the launch of the 2013 Pride of Tipperary Festival which will run from the 27th June to the 13th July and include fundraising events such as a table quiz, fashion show, gala dinner and the Tipperary Festival finale.

Chairperson of the Pride of Tipperary Committee Laura Moore said; “We are delighted to be celebrating the Gathering of the Prides this year in conjunction with the launch of the 2013 Pride of Tipperary Festival. We are busy contacting all previous Pride of Tipperary contestants and we would like to call on anybody who might know or be related to a past Pride of Tipperary contestant to get in touch with the Tipperary Chamber of Commerce so that we can get in touch and welcome them to the Gathering event.”   

Pride of Tipperary Festival Events

Thursday 27th June – Pride of Tipperary Gathering & Launch, Tipperary Racecourse

Tuesday 2nd July – Fashion Show, Aherlow House Hotel

Sunday 7th July – Gala Dinner, Ballykisteen Hotel

Thursday 11th July – Table Quiz, Times Hotel Tipperary

For More Information Contact:

Tipperary Chamber of Commerce: ph, 062 31244, email tirdoffice@eircom.net

Laura Moore, Pride of Tipperary Committee; ph; 0868269559, email; sales@ballykisteenhotel.com

Jane Davis, Pride of Tipperary Committee; ph, 0863490681, email; info@tipperaryraces.ie