Sunday – Live from the Corrandulla Show
Giddy up with Marc Roberts and the Feel Good Factor as he broadcasts live from the Corrandulla Show this Sunday from 12 until 1:45pm.
The Corrandulla Show is one of the Country’s most successful and varied Agricultural Shows set on over 40 acres of land in Corrandulla Village, Co. Galway only 15 minutes from Galway City. Run by a dedicated group of volunteers, its aim is to provide a great days entertainment while preserving the tradition of the country show for future generations. This year they are proud to celebrate 45 years of the Corrandulla Show and hope to add even more exciting features to the Show which now attracts over 10,000 visitors. Don’t miss out.
Their Show has something for everyone:
Food Village, Trade Fair (Indoor and Outdoor), Country Market, Machinery Displays, Fun Fair Amusements & Live Music, Dog Show, Horse & Pony Show Jumping including the Connaught Grand Prix, Connemara Pony Show, Cattle Show, Pet Competitions, Poultry Section, Home Produce Competitions – Turf, Fruit, Vegetables, Preserves & Baking; Arts & Crafts Competitions.
Corrandulla Show provides FREE Children’s entertainment an extensive selection of Indoor and Outdoor Market Stalls (take out food village and country market), a Fun fair as well as lots of other novelties for young and old alike.
Show Schedules are now available and as usual the show hosts a huge variety events including Connemara Pony Classes, both In-Hand and Ridden, Horse & Pony Jumping including the Connacht Grand Prix, Cattle Show, Dog & Pet Show, extended Poultry Section, Machinery displays, Fun Fair, Arts & Crafts for young and old, Bonny Baby, and lots, lots more.
Few exciting new additions FOR 2022
- Connacht Show Jumping Pony league
- Reintroduction of Sheep and Goat show. There will be an extensive Sheep Show with classes for most popular breeds, as well as a Young Handlers class and a “Fancy Dressed Pet Lamb with a Bottle” !!, and not forgetting the Goat’s, there will be three classes for these as well, truly something for everyone in the audience !!!
- While the Horse Section sees the reintroduction of classes for Irish Draft Mares & Foals and Non-Thoroughbred Mares and Foals.
- In the Pony section the addition of an “Open First Ridden” will give young children a chance to have a go at showing in a supportive family friendly environment.
The most exciting new event has to be the Leonard Catering sponsored Music Marquee with live music and dancing all day. The day will start off with a trad session from the talented local trio Joe Forde, Glen Hardiman and Eric Henighan, followed later by the very popular Sabrina Fallon & Shane Moore, so polish up those dancing shoes and trot along to Corrandulla !