What's On

Thursday 21 June at the Old Ground Hotel, 6.30pm, €40

Gin & Jazz - A Midsummer Night Soirée in the Gardens of The Old Ground Hotel

with music by The Café Orchestra

Enjoy a Dingle Gin Cocktail on arrival on the lawn, followed by a buffet supper with wine in the newly renovated Banquet Hall, and artisan ice cream by Bó & Bainne.

Take part in an Art Auction, which features works generously donated by artists Gráinne Cuffe, Adam Pomeroy, Dympna Bonfield, Helen Lowe, Jackie Maurer and St. Anne’s School.

There will also be a chance to win one of our growing list of fabulous glamorous raffle prizes......which currently includes... a gorgeous lampshade by Laura Vaughan Design Studio & Gift Store ... afternoon tea at Dromoland Castle Hotel & Country Club ... a night at the Kilkenny Arts Festival (with accommodation) ... tickets to Paul Brady's sell out gig at glór with overnight at The Old Ground ... vouchers from Seoidin Eile, The County Boutique and more. Plus plenty of other surprises to make this a midsummer night to remember.

One golden ticket buyer will win a FIERCE FANCY FASHION PACKAGE including hat by internationally renowned milliner Margaret O'Connor, €300 to spend at fashion house MURALA and a session with multi award-winning stylist Bridget Haren Hair & Beauty.

Music on the night from The Café Orchestra, Sean Shannon, Gráínne Cotter & The Forever Young Singers. To drink, choose from a Dingle Gin or refreshing Elderflower Collins and to eat, enjoy chicken and creamed leek pie or Atlantic Seafood pie, acccompanied by Farm Organic Salad Leaves, Salt Baked Beetroot Salad and  French Grated Carrot Salad a with Lemon Dijon Vinaigrette salad.

This is the perfect night out with friends, colleagues and family – ideal for that outing with your book club or other social group with the feel good factor of knowing that you’re supporting glór’s many programming activities, including programmes for our younger audiences and our new artist development initiatives.

Have a great night out whilst supporting glór!

Wednesday 21 November, 8pm, €20

Festive Food Demonstrations & Fashion

Enjoy an evening of Festive Food and Fashion hosted by Ciana Campbell with demonstrations by celebrity chef Kevin Dundon and fashion on show by Annette’s Boutique. Kevin Dundon will demonstrate a range of dishes that will inspire you to get your Christmas apron on and cook up a storm! All proceeds go to the Ray of Sunshine Foundation, a Clare based charity that brings brings volunteers to Kenya to carry out building projects.

The Ray of Sunshine is a Co. Clare based registered charity that brings volunteers to Kenya to carry out building projects. In 2016 we built a Rescue Home for Girls used in the sex trafficking industry in Mombasa and in 2018 we built a similar home for boys. Celebrity Chef Kevin Dundon travelled with us on our 2018 project and is a great supporter of our charity.