The Dunmore Show: The GRASSMEN's Pilgrimage

Archive for November, 2011

Shows & events 2012

Dunmore & District Vintage Club are proud to announce that Show 2012 will see a repeat of the Single Chop World Record held in the 2011 show due to the overwhelming response we got for the event. We hope to see upwards on 100 Single Chop Harvesters cutting25 acres of grass on the day, PRE-REGISTRATION ESSENTIAL!

we also hope to host a History Of Silage demonstration with every invention from the finger bar mower right up to the precision chop working on the day

there will also be a working demonstration from our Main sponsor, yet to be announced.

aswell as all this silage cutting, there will be the usual vintage show including a display of vintage cars, tractors, crafts ect.

More info, will be posted over the coming months…. Show Date : August 5th 2012

to find contact info for us please click on the contact us tab.

Other Events:
St. Patricks day 2012 – March 17th – Tractor Pulling will be held in the afternoon in Dunmore GAA pitch carpark, classes from 3.5 tonne through to 20 tonne class including tandem pulling (subject to change)

Road Run 2012 – TBA


Barn Dance & Tractor Pulling – October Bank Holiday

Saturday, October 29th 2011:

Saturday Night saw the Dunmore Vintage Club take over P.J’S niteclub & fill it with hay, ass-cart’s churns, a few strawboysThe Strawboys in Halloween fancy dress costumes & a live band “Shebeen”. The night also played host to our very own Frank (Big Frank) Walsh’s 70th birthday party.

The Night’s events can be found byclicking here: Barn Dance

But If tractors are more your thing, Dunmore Vintage Club hosted a tractor pulling competition in the Local Gaa pitch carpark, and included various classes from 3.5 Tonne right up to a 20 Tonne class. This included a Tandem Pull with a Ford TW35, and an International 1455xl. If you were unfortunate enough to miss it, dont worry we have it all on video.

Click here to see the tractor Pulling: