Arklow Chamber Ball
The Arklow Chamber Ball and Business Awards take place on Friday 14th September at the Arklow Bay Hotel from 7p.m. Contact 0402 26909.
Tai Chi Classes
Tai Chi is back by popular demand and resumes at Árus Lorcáin on Saturday September 22nd, October 6th, 13th, 20th, 27th & November 10th from 10.30a.m. to 1p.m. Call 0402 33837 to register.
The Arklow Craft Fair takes place in the Bridgewater Shopping Centre from midday to 6p.m. on the first Sunday of every month. Stalls will display an array of arts, crafts and giftware all of which have been created by local crafts people and artists.
Lip Sync Legends
Arklow United Football Club will present Lip Sync Legends at the Arklow Bay Hotel on Saturday 13th October. Participants are now sought to perform as their musical idol on the night in aid of the club. Doors open at 7p.m. and the show starts at 8p.m. For information, contact 086 1633253.
Arklow Library will present a new exhibition showcasing works by UCD Landscape Architecture Masters Studio. ‘Arklow through the eyes of strangers’ will run as part of Heritage Week until August 31st and will take place in two parts comprising film, photographs and plans.
Arklow Halloween Festival
GROTESQUE groups, blood-curdling businesses and shocking schools are all being encouraged to get in on the action as the second annual Arklow Halloween Festival.
Plans are under way for the second helping of the festival and Arklow Municipal District is pulling out all the stops to ensure that a memorable event takes place in the community. Following the success of the inaugural event, it is hoped to make the Halloween night festivities on Wednesday 31st October, even better by having a larger street parade, staged event and firework display. Community or sports groups interested in getting involved in the parade or businesses seeking to register their window displays, should email to ArklowMD@wicklowcoco.ie or phone 0402 42700.