The Lodge at Ashford Castle in Cong, Co. Mayo, formerly Lisloughrey Lodge, will play host to a very special ladies lunch on Friday 13th June when the National Breast Cancer Research Institute (NBCRI) will hold its annual ‘Pink Afternoon’ in aid of the charity. This popular event sees ladies of all ages come together for a great afternoon of food and fun in support of breast cancer research.
The day will begin with a sparkling drinks reception at 12 noon followed by lunch prepared by the hotel’s celebrated chefs before being amazed with magic and illusion from Magician, Steve Spade. Steve, famed for his close-up magic, has performed worldwide and for many celebrities including: Mike Tyson, Rhianna, and Kevin Spacey. This is a great opportunity to see some of his new show ahead of Steve’s nationwide tour.
Another highlight of the event will be a Millinery Showcase featuring works from Irish milliners: Andrea Tighe, Claire Lillis, Kerry Kain and Mags Costello. With the Galway Races just around the corner, ladies are sure to leave full of ideas to crown their racing outfit.
The fun-filled day will also include a ‘Milliners Favourite’ competition for the most stylish lady, a silent auction and music late into the evening from Roddy Wyer. Tickets are €65pp and available by contacting Johanna Downes Ph: 086 8355997 or NBCRI direct: Ph: 091 526677, Email: firstname.lastname@example.org .