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'Cavan Calling' Community Consultation

'Cavan Calling' Community Consultation

Cavan people, community groups, and other interested parties are invited to avail of funding opportunities and to help shape the ‘Cavan Calling’ Diaspora Homecoming Festival, which takes place from 20-23 August.

Published on: 10 Jan 2020

An information evening will take place on Thursday, 23 January in Hotel Kilmore, where stakeholders can give their views on how communities can contribute to Cavan Calling.

Information will also be available on funding available for community events during Cavan Calling and application forms will be distributed on the night.

Cavan Calling is an exciting opportunity for Cavan people, those with ancestors from the Breffni County, or those with an affinity for Cavan, to come home for a weekend celebration of Cavan, its people, its Diaspora, its culture, heritage, music, and landscape.

A packed programme of events has been lined up for ‘Cavan Calling’ with street concerts, An American Wake, colourful street performances and parade, a bumper fireworks extravaganza, a spectacular military tattoo, theatre, exhibitions, talks, genealogy clinics, a gala ball and much, much more.

Registration for this consultation evening will take place from 7.30pm, with tea and coffee available. For more information, contact info@cavandiaspora.com.