Friday 22 March 2019

New football exhibition for Museum

A second football-inspired exhibition, 'The Abbey Ballroom indoor football exhibition', will be officially launched at County Museum Dundalk at 7pm on Thursday, 9th August.

A collaboration between Drogheda Local Voices, Drogheda Museum Millmount and County Museum Dundalk, this exhibition will recount the eclectic history of Drogheda's Abbey Ballroom which was the home of successful men's and women's indoor football teams in the 1960s.

All those who played or attended indoor football competitions during that era are invited to attend the launch. 

The Museum already hosts an exhibition celebrating Dundalk FC 'One Team, One Dream'.

First Dundalk Motor Show

The inaugural Dundalk Motor Show and Family Fun Day takes place on Sunday, from 12pn to 6pm at Dundalk Stadium. This promises to be a great day out for all motor enthusiasts with lots of fun for all the family.

A host of vehicles, including classic, vintage, American, modified and rally cars, as well as trucks, bikes and trikes will be on display, while there will be entertainment for children with bouncy castles, carnival rides, and face painting.

Admission, Adults €10, under 18's €5, under 12's and senior citizens free.

The Argus