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INFORMATION
WEBSITE:

E-MAIL:
banjofestival@hotmail.com
ACCOMMODATION & TOURISM INFO
Failte Ireland - Irish Tourist Board
There are lots of interesting places to visit in and around the town of Tullamore and in the county of Offaly. More information available shortly!
There is plenty of accommodation in TULLAMORE, guaranteed to suit everyone who wishes to attend! Hotels, B&Bs, and CAMPING! ...all within the town boundary.
However, should you experience any difficulty finding accommodation, please contact us.

BOOK YOUR

ACCOMMODATION NOW!

TULLAMORE COURT HOTEL
Tel: +353-57-934-6666
Contact: Sandra
email: res@tullamorecourthotel.ie
BRIDGE HOUSE HOTEL
Tel: +353-57-932-5600
Contact: Emma
email: emma@bridgehouse.com
CENTRAL HOTEL
Tel: +353-57-936-0034
Main Street, Tullamore\
Contact: Annette
email: sales@centralhoteltullamore.com
SEA DEW GUEST HOUSE
Tel: +353-57-935-2054
Clonmich Road, Tullamore
Contact: Claire/Frank
email" enquiries@seadewguesthouse.com
LOUGHMORE LODGE
Tel: +353-57-932-0808
Clonmich Road, Tullamore
Contact: Mary
email: mary@loughmorelodge.ie
DINNIS COTTAGE
Tel: +353-57-932-3528
Bachelors Walk, Tullamore
Contact: Maria
email: maria@dinniscottage.ie
COREEN HOUSE
Tel: +353-57-932-3243
Spollenstown, Tullamore
Contact: Maria
email: mariedoole@gmail.com
CLONAMORE HOUSE
Tel: +353-57-932-3175
Arden Road, Tullamore
Contact: Frank
email: info@clonamorehouse.com
ANNAHARVEY FARM
Tel: +353-57-934-3544
Portarlington Road, Tullamore
Contact: Linda
email: info@annaharvey.ie
LOUGHREY'S
Tel: +353-57-932-1063
High Street, Tullamore
Contact: Alan
email: info@loughreysbar.com
HAWTHORN LODGE
Tel: +353-87-276-6204
Adams Villas, Spollenstown, Tullamore
Contact: Mary
email: sarahfla21@hotmail.com
BARONY HOUSE
Tel: +353-57-935-1157
Portarlington Road, Tullamore
Contact: Marian
email: baronyhouse@eircom.net
TUDOR LODGE B&B
Tel: +353-86-105-1061
Arden Road, Tullamore
Contact: Marie
email: info@tudorlodgebb.com
GRENNAN's COUNTRY HOUSE
Tel: +353-57-935-5893
Aharney, Tullamore
Contact: Deirdre / Pat
email: deirdregrennan5@eircom.net
BROOKSIDE
Tel: +353-57-935-1277
Daingean Road, Tullamore
Contact: Maureen
email: maureen.spollen@hotmail.com
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CAMPING:
TULLAMORE RUGBY CLUB
Caravan / Camping Site
Contact: Leonard Dolan
Tel: +353-86-606=2925
Caravan / Camper Rentals
Tel: +353-87-256-8374
Contact: Carthage Keyes
email: carthagekeyes@eircom.net

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Dear George,

COME TO TULLAMORE!

You're guaranteed a great weekend when you come to TULLAMORE for the Johnny Keenan Banjo Festival! Tullamore is a town renowned for its welcoming community and their love of the arts. You'll enjoy great music, shopping, sightseeing, pubs, restaurants and plenty of accommodation for everyone in Tullamore, with hotels, B&Bs, and GREAT CAMPING FACILITIES!

Over the coming weeks we'll share details of the festival and of Tullamore with you. Here, we highlight some of the accommodation choices...

There are 3 hotels in the town, all of which have special festival weekend packages available:

TULLAMORE COURT HOTEL...where the nightly concerts and late night festival club take place. It's a modern hotel with restaurant, lounge bar, fitness centre and free parking.

Tullamore Court Hotel www.tullamorecourthotel.ie

contact: +353-57-934-6666

BRIDGE HOUSE HOTEL SPA & LEISURE...a beautiful old world hotel in the heart of the town. There is an Italian restaurant, bar, cafe/restaurant, night club and leisure centre on site. Free parking lot for residents.

Bridge House

www.bridgehouse.com

contact: +353-57-932-5600

CENTRAL HOTEL...a friendly convenient hotel central to all amenities. On site restaurant O'Malleys serves lunch and light snacks during the day and full A la Carte menu in the evening.

central hotel

www.centralhoteltullamore.com

contact: +353-57-936-0034

Get your WEEKEND PASSES now!

Always the best music from America & Europe at the Banjo Festival!
Don't forget the great lineup for the weekend, which includes:
SUZY BOGGUSS (usa)
BLUE HIGHWAY (usa)
PAUL BRADY (ireland)
MUNDY (ireland)
GERRY O'CONNOR (ireland)
DON RIGSBY &
CHARLIE SIZEMORE (usa)
BARCELONA BLUEGRASS BAND (spain)
NIALL TONER BAND (ireland)
WE BANJO 3 (ireland)
feat. Enda Scahill, Martin & David Howley
GEORGE HARPER (usa)
BEOGA (ireland)
ELECTRIC CEILI (ireland)
CHRIS MEEHAN & his REDNECK FRIENDS (ireland)
BENDING THE STRINGS (ireland)
BLACKJACK (czech republic)

...and many more t/b/c!!

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WEEKEND PASSES NOW ON SALE AT
or by calling the festival line direct:
+353-87-281-7825 (no booking fee)
WEEKEND CONCERT PASSES:
3-day weekend concert pass: 100
4-day weekend concert pass: 115
WEEKEND COMBO (concerts & workshops):
3-day COMBO pass: 135
4-day COMBO pass: 150
Weekend passes and combo passes include: free festival t-shirt and programme book!
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We hope you will join us in Tullamore, 20-23 September 2012 as we celebrate the start of our second decade on a high note! We're already gearing up for the festivities!
And, as always, feel free to email us with any enquiries at: banjofestival@hotmail.com or ring 087-281-7825 (from outside Ireland: +353-87-281-7825.

Our Warmest Wishes,


Chris Keenan & Kathy Casey

11th annual Johnny Keenan Banjo Festival
Celebrating Irish Traditional, American Bluegrass & Folk Music
20-23 September 2012
Tullamore, County Offaly
www.johnnykeenan.com
banjofestival@hotmail.com
ph: +353-87-281-7825