As you may be aware, Mountmellick Macra’s 50th anniversary celebrations are fast approaching. The club will celebrate its jubilee year with the following events.

  • Saturday 30 April: A farm walk on Rochford’s farm, Mountmellick at 11am with many distinguished guest speakers.
  • Sunday 1 May: An ecumenical service in the club’s hall at 4pm. The service will be followed by a gala banquet that evening. Tickets for the 50th anniversary gala banquet are now on sale. The banquet is on in The Portlaoise Heritage Hotel. The reception is at 6pm, while the banquet meal is at 7pm.
  • Vegas Nights will help guests to dance the night away. Tickets cost €40 and are available by contacting Ursula on 083-482 5090 or by emailing For more information on the weekend’s festivities, please contact the number or email address above. It’s sure to be a great weekend. Why not take a trip down memory lane and meet friends, old and new?