Midlands Town To Celebrate 400th Birthday

Celebrations will be held on Friday 30th September.

A midlands town is planning to celebrate its 400th birthday.

An exciting day of celebrations will be held at the newly revamped Millennium Square, Main Street, Tullamore on Friday 30th September to mark the 400th Anniversary of the Beginning of Township of Tullamore.

The festivities will run from 2pm to 6pm and the Main Street area will remain open to traffic throughout the duration of this event.

There will be an outdoor art exhibition with a selection of images showcasing Tullamore where people can come and look back at key highlights of the town over the past 400 years, whilst enjoying the enhanced surroundings of Millennium Square. Live music performances and refreshments can also be enjoyed on the day.

Cathaoirleach of Tullamore Municipal District, Cllr Neil Feighery said: "We are delighted to host this event, and are really happy to be able to bring people together to share their stories and to celebrate the proud history and life of Tullamore."

This event is being hosted by Tullamore Municipal District, in association with Offaly History and Up Close and Personal Promotions.


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