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2020 O'Dochartaigh Reunion Schedule – 23 July through 28 July
The ALL EVENTS TICKET is €206. Again, we are offering a discounted ticket price to purchase an ALL EVENTS TICKET, or if you purchased all of the tickets separately the total price would be €230.   We will open registration for the reunion in the Fall of 2019

Thursday 23 July - Dinner and Ceili €57, or Ceili only ticket –€10
6:30 pm to 11 pm, The Opening Night, Banquet and Ceili, the Ballyliffin Hotel in Ballyliffin.
This popular event ice breaker will be organized the same as it has been. A local Ceili band will play and announce the dances. Some resident Ceili dancers will come and help those of us who aren’t as familiar with the dances. During the break we will have a sing-a long of Irish folk songs – lyrics will be provided.

Friday 24 July – Clann Genealogy Forum – FREE
7 pm – 11 pm, 5th Clann Genealogy Forum and Sharing event at the Colgan Hall, Carndonagh. - FREE
This event was Kathi Gannon’s idea for 2005 and is very popular since then. Beginning in 2008, we have invited local genealogy experts and some professionals come and share information and ideas to help with the roadblocks and stuck places of Irish genealogy. It has gained in popularity and attendance each reunion. You don’t need to be an expert, come and join with us. 

Saturday 25 July Carn Faire – FREE to attend, local items are for sale at the booths.
12 noon – 5 pm, a re-enactment of the traditional market village fair, held in The Diamond and the Colgan Hall - Carndonagh. Numerous vendors have been invited to assist in this historical cultural experience. Join us to see what music and activities we have.

Sunday 26 July - Dinner and Entertainment – €34
1 pm – 6 pm, O’Dochartaigh Reunion BBQ – Culdonagh Manor, Drumaville, Malin.
This informal afternoon meal and gathering will take place at our chairman’s home. We will have a wonderful opportunity to visit with one another, see some local young musicians and dancers perform, and have time for sharing genealogy information and just getting to know one another.

Monday 27 July – Bus Tour including meal – €52
10 am – 5 pm, Scenic Inishowen Donegal Drive with lunch
Join us for an informative and breathtaking drive to some of the most scenic locations in Inishowen – let someone else drive and be entertained by stories from our local professional guides. A substantial lunch of soup and sandwiches in included at the picturesque Seaview Tavern, in Malin Head.  Meet just outside the SuperValu parking lot in Carndonagh.

Tuesday 28 July – Derry city walking tours, €30 for both tours, €15 each.
10 am – noon, Walking tour of the Derry City Walls – discover the 400 year old walls of Derry and the city's links to the O’Dochartaigh Clann. This tour finishes up at the Tower Museum.
Lunch on your own - You will also have the chance to visit the Craft Village in Derry City and have time for shopping and as well as enjoying the antiquities there.
2:30 pm – 4:40 pm, the Bogside tour, Visit the political murals of the Bogside area and learn about the recent events including Bloody Sunday to gain an insight into the Northern Ireland Troubles, this tour includes a visit to the Museum of Free Derry tour with introduction.

6:30 pm – 11 pm, Closing Banquet and American Wake. An Grianan Hotel, Burt. €57
We will have our closing banquet at the well-known An Grianan Hotel in Burt. After the dinner and few SHORT speeches, we will award some reunion attendee prizes before we enjoy the entertainments of an “American Wake.” This is the name given to the big send-off party for those who were leaving for America. The words of popular Irish songs will be in the reunion brochure so that the audience can participate.

If you have any questions, please forward them to our reunion coordinator, Eva Doherty Gremmert, odochartaighreunion@comcast.net