CANNONBALL Supercar Spectacle Coming Back To Moneygall

On Sunday September 10th at 4pm, CANNONBALL is coming to the Barack Obama Plaza in Moneygall where spectators can get up close and personal with 190 of the finest cars on the planet and enjoy the unique festival atmosphere that Cannonball is renowned for.   CANNONBALL, the action-packed supercar spectacle is set to roll once again, […]

Dunkerrin Parish History Society

The next lecture of the Dunkerrin Parish History Society takes place on Tuesday 16th May at 8pm in Obama Plaza, Moneygall. Professor Terence Dooley , Senior Lecturer at the Department of History, Maynooth University & Chairman of the Centre for the Study of Historic Irish Houses and Estates, will deliver a lecture entitled ‘Revolution and […]

Bressie to launch Green Ribbon 2016 in Moneygall – #TimeToTalk National conversation about mental health

See Change will publicly launch the 2016 Green Ribbon campaign at 7pm at the Barack Obama Plazain Moneygall, Co Offaly on Wednesday the 27th April. Musician and mental health advocate Niall ‘Bressie’ Breslin will address the gathering in support of the nationwide campaign. Director of See Change, John Saunders, will speak about the impact of stigma […]

Corrigan Brothers welcome Michelle Obama back to Moneygall with “Michelle Obama is coming back”

They have played for President Obama and have enjoyed chart success all over  the world . Their international hit “There’s no One as Irish as Barack Obama” has reached over ten million YouTube hits while their song about Susan Boyle’s Cat called “I’m Pebbles Boyle, Spare a thought for me” is rumoured to have moved […]

Celebrating Moneygall and President Obama

To Mark the First Anniversary of President Obama’s Historic Visit To Moneygall the Development Association has arranged a Photography Exhibition by Denny Lynch This fascinating exhibition by American photographer Denny Lynch documents the people and the town of Moneygall on May 22 and 23 of 2011. During those two extraordinary days Denny captured images of […]

“There’s Still no one as Irish as Barack Obama”- Ireland’s Corrigan Brothers release a 2012 updated version of their world wide hit.

“We are honoured to become the first Irish Band to release a single with a sitting US President”……Ger Corrigan, Corrigan Brothers “But Now if you believe the Corrigan Brothers, there’s no one more Irish than Me”…….President Barack Obama- 6.05 pm- Monday May 23rd 2011, College Green Dublin, in his speech to the Irish Nation. “We […]

Three National Awards for St Flannan’s Community Games (Dunkerrin-Moneygall) Club

Last Saturday night proved to be a very successful night for St Flannan’s Club at the National Community Games Awards in the Shearwater Hotel in Ballinasloe. We found out a few weeks ago that our Club was to receive the Tipperary Club of the Year for the Third Year in a row  which was great […]

Corrigan Brothers – Arthurs Day In Ollie Hayes Bar

Arthur’s Day honours the remarkable legacy of Arthur Guinness, the pioneering brewer and philanthropist and the man who in 1759 created the most famous drink in the World. Ollie Hayes pub is the world’s most famous pub. It can be found in Moneygall Ireland, the Ancestral home of President Obama. The President himself dropped in […]

American Independence Festival in Moneygall This July

Moneygall will be having an American Independence Day Festival Weekend this weekend.  The madness kicks off tonight with Karaoke, followed by a live music performance from Na Fianna in Ollies Bar Marquee (Limited Tickets). Tommorow, Saturday 2nd July, from 2 – 7 pm there will be a family sports day, and a football match between […]

A Day to Remember, Obama in Ireland

It was an historic day for Ireland yesterday as US President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama stepped on to Irish soil and lifted Irish spirits to a new level along with Michelle’s hair.  Mr Obama and his wife were greeted by rather gusty winds as they stepped off Air Force 1 yesterday morning […]

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