The Rotary Club of Ballycastle is staging a weekend of activities on October 14 and entertainment to celebrate the formation of the 75th Rotary Club of Ireland.
The main function of the weekend is the Charter dinner. A black tie evening with dinner and live music - will take place at The Central Restaurant commencing with a wine reception, during which presentations will be made to mark the inauguration of the newest Rotary Club of Ireland – the first club to be established in the past five years.
Activities have been arranged to bring guests to visit local attractions.
Having enjoyed a relaxing afternoon our visitors are then invited to a reception hosted by Moyle District Council. Chairman of the Council, Paudie McShane and his fellow councillors will host a civic reception in the Mayor’s Parlour to mark this event and to welcome the many visitors from all over both UK and Ireland to Ballycastle.
Following this event both visitors and locals are invited to the nearby function Room to enjoy a buffet supper and an evening of entertainment organised by the Ballycastle Chamber of Commerce.
Following a welcome and snap shot with the Chamber members, an evening of songs, storytelling, dancing, poetry is planned with all performers being from the Moyle area and giving our visitors an opportunity to join in the “seisiún”.
On Sunday morning a ferry will take visitors and locals across to Rathlin Island – courtesy of Rathlin Island Ferry Ltd.
Numbers are strictly limited to 150. Tickets are £35 each - (wine reception,meal and band).