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Upcoming Events Spring 2016

on Fri, 03/25/2016 - 22:14

UPCOMING EVENTS: See individual event pages for further details.

MONDAY March 28th - 7 LAKES TREK, FORE Co. Westmeath ALL welcome NO JUMPING
SUNDAY April 10th - NEWBIE-NOVICE RIDE, Moylagh (outside Oldcastle) Jumping Optional, All ages welcome.

Ballymacad Hunting Festival

19th to the 23rd February 2016

Information and Booking Forms

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  • “ The Hunting” – Five days hunting with premier foxhound, harrier and beagle packs
  • “The International Meet” – with representatives from America, Canada, Britain and Ireland
  • “The Hunt Buttons Ball” –  the renowned Ballymacad Hunt Ball in the Pavilion of Virgina Park Lodge
  •  “An Evening with Richard” – hosted by Michelin Star Chef, Richard Corrigan
  • “The Accommodation” – top star accommodation in and within the grounds of the Virgina Park Lodge
  • “The Hospitality” – your own Ballymacad

Oldcastle Charity Ride 2015

on Tue, 10/07/2014 - 19:46

Postponed to October 2015....

Easter Monday Trek 2015

on Wed, 10/01/2014 - 20:17

The Seven Lakes Trek will take place on Easter Monday 6th April. Registration takes place at 10:30 am in Fore, Castlepollard, Co. Westmeath.

Great day planned.

Ballymacad News

on Wed, 01/29/2014 - 21:38

Upcomming Dates for Your Diary

Seven Lakes Trek Monday 5th April, Fore.........

Point to Point Sunday 19th April, Newcastle.....

Ballymacad Hunt AGM

on Mon, 05/18/2015 - 18:40

The Ballymacad Hunt AGM has been rescheduled to Monday 8th of June at 8:30 pm in Caffrey's Oldcastle.

There is a lot plan for the season so to be informed you will have to come to the AGM.


Point to Point 2015

on Sun, 04/12/2015 - 21:14

This years Point to Point is on Sunday April 19th.

Great amount of work has gone in to get the track in perfect condition.

A great day out for all the family. So come along the first Race 2:30pm

New Committee

on Fri, 06/13/2014 - 08:47

A new hunt committe was voted in at our AGM on the 26th May 2014. We wish them all the best for the coming seasons.

John Bonham, Joe Brady, Liz Brogan,Annieka Cadden, Grainne Farrelly, Ken Farrelly, Michael Farrelly, Cathryn Gibney,Rachel Gilsenan, Sinead Hyland,Paul Keogan, Mark Meehan,Miriam Murphy,Mary Jane Roberts and Philip Sherdian.

The election of executives was postponed to the first committe meeting to enable everyone to attend.

Chairman          Joe Brady

Secetary            Cathryn Gibney

Treasurer          Grainne Farrelly


Ballymacad Hunt AGM 2014

on Mon, 05/19/2014 - 19:46

The Ballymacad Hunt AGM is been held on the 26th May 2014 in Caffrey's Red Room, Oldcastle, Co. Meath commencing at  8:00pm

This is an election year and the committee will be voted for on the night. The committee consists of fifteen members.

Gillian Brownell, John Cadden, Ann Marie Galligan and Damien Halpin are not putting their names forward for re-election. We wish to thank them most sincerely for all their hard work and effort throughout the years.

The following members have put their names forward for re-election.

John Bonham, Liz Brogan, Grainne Farrelly, Ken Farrelly, Cathryn