Local Musicians, Food Producers, Entertainers invited to get involved in powering positive energy
Bord na Móna is delighted to launch ‘OurLand’ – a brand new family festival with singer songwriter Mundy and Phil Smyth – Star of RTE’s Insiders, who join a line-up of fantastic acts delivering a day of family fun set against the backdrop of the stunning Lough Boora Discovery Park on August 20th. ‘OurLand’ will feature four unique stages; Positive Energy, Air, Earth and Fire each featuring its own weird and wonderful entertainment to bring each element to life in a fun and multi-sensory way.
‘OurLand – The Family Festival powered by positive energy’ and Bord na Móna’s first furore into the festival world, will run from 1.30pm – 7.30pm at the picturesque destination, where families can enjoy a line-up packed with family entertainment, activities and oodles of artisan and local food producers across the four festival zones. A partnership with Imaginosity Children’s Museum will deliver interactive fun, games and educational elements for the children.
What’s happening across the day?
There will be a jam-packed programme of entertainment, educational and adventure activities across the four themed stage areas of Positive Energy, Air, Earth and Fire including: musicians Mundy and Ruaile Buaile, DJ Donal Dineen, Phil Smyth of RTE Insiders, an Imaginosity area, along with activities including Xtreme zip lining, ArtZone, a silent disco and the Bird, Bee & Butterfly Ball. For line-up additions and stage times, check www.loughboora.com
Performers, musicians, makers and do-ers who want to get involved and Be Part of the ‘OurLand’ are invited to apply to enter, by visiting www.loughboora.com or on Facebook www.facebook.com/LoughBooraPark, and fill out the entry form and send a picture, video or audio clip to be in with a chance of being a featured festival act.
Tickets are on sale now and are available from www.loughboora.com. Prices start from €12 per adult and €5 per child (Under 1’s go free) with various package options available: €20 for 2 adults and 1 child, €14 for 1 adult and 1 child and €30 for 2 adults and 3 children.
Fiona Askin / Christina Conlon
086 1615002 / 01 661 8915