Outwest are delighted to announce that we are holding our 20th Birthday and Christmas Party on Saturday the 2nd of December 2017. This event will take place in the Ivy Towers Hotel, Castlebar.
On the night there will be a 3-course meal at 8pm in the hotel restaurant and the cost will be €35 per person for meal and Disco. Tickets must be pre-booked and paid for in advance. Online booking can be made through the following link (please be aware that Eventbrite will add a €2.19 booking fee to the price)
Other ways of paying in advance will be announced shortly.
There will also be a disco in Mantra Night Club attached to the Hotel from 11pm. The door fee will be €10 for patrons attending the disco and not the celebratory meal.
The hotel is offering a special room rate for Outwest patrons for the night. Bed and breakfast is available at €70 per single occupancy room, €80 double occupancy, and €105 triple occupancy. All of these include late checkout up to 1:30pm on the Sunday. Limited rooms are available, so contact the hotel (and mention Outwest) on 094 902 2288 if you wish to avail of these rates.
We shall meet at the entrance to the Visitor Centre at 1:30 pm for a start time of 2:00 pm for the walk. Be aware that there is a €4 charge if you use the main car park at Lough Key Forest Park.
The walk will be approximately 5 km along one of the many waymarked trails in the park.
Afterwards we shall be heading for a meal to The Moorings Bar & Restaurant in nearby Knockvicar, to arrive by 4:30 pm. If you would like to join us for the meal, please let us know beforehand, so that we have an idea of the number of tables we will need to reserve (ring our info line: 087 972 5586 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org)
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