Mountmellick EDIC at the National Ploughing Championships

Europe Direct
Event Information

Date: 22 Sep 2015 until 24 Sep 2015
Time: All Day
Europe Direct Centre: Portlaoise Library
Location: Mountmellick Library

Event Description

Mountmellick Europe Direct were delighted to attend the National Ploughing Championships from the 22nd to the 24th of September 2015 alongside Laois Libraries. Now in its 84th year, the National Ploughing Championships is one of Ireland’s leading outdoor events with over 279,000 attendees and 1400 exhibitors last year alone, this year saw another record breaking year with over 281,000 attending the event over the three day period. No longer merely about ploughing and farm machinery, the festival is also a showcase of food, fashion and Irish enterprise with something for everyone.

Mountmellick Europe Direct was present with information on all elements of the EU and your rights as an EU citizen and a competition giving entrants 2 chances to win a Tablet. The little ones weren’t forgotten with some European masks being created by little artists with arts and crafts from 2-4 with EDIC Mountmellick.