Mayo Association Dublin Photo Albums
Have a look through a selection of snapshots from our recent events.
Here's a selection of snapshots of our special dignitaries and guests who joined us to celebrate in style at this year's Yew Tree Ball for the presentation to the 2019 Award Winners at the Ballsbridge Hotel. And a great night of celebration, ceol agus craic was had by one and all in true Mayo fashion!
Up to 460 guests joined us at the Yew Tree Ball on Saturday 9 February to celebrate the achievements of the 2019 Annual Award Winners – Cathal Hughes (Virginia Gallagher Mayo Person of the Year); Mayo's Forgotten Famine Girls' Remembrance Group (Meitheal) and Sara McFadden (Young Mayo Person of the Year). Here’s a snapshot of the award winners, families and friends, with our committee members (who ensured that the event was another great success)!
Mayo’s 2019 Annual Award winners were announced at a special press launch on Thursday 17 January in Dublin’s Ballsbridge Hotel, in advance of the presentation to the ‘Virginia Gallagher Mayo Person of the Year’ Cathal Hughes (Westport); the ‘Meitheal Award’ Mayo's Forgotten Famine Girls' Remembrance Group from Ballina, and the ‘Young Mayo Person of the Year’ rally navigator Sara McFadden (17) from Castlebar at 'The Yew Tree Ball' on Saturday 9 February.
Addressing up to 500 people who attended our Annual Business Lunch at the Intercontinental Hotel, Ballsbridge on Friday 9 November, guest speaker Mr Simon Harris TD, Minister for Health, highlighted the vital role that Mayo has played in continuing to attract Foreign Direct Investment to Ireland. Here's a selection of shots of those who attended our sell-out event!
Mayo Association Dublin was the main sponsor of the sixth annual Mayo Manchester Tradfest Gala Concert at the Ballina Arts Centre on Saturday 4 August. The event formed part of the week-long Mayo Manchester Tradfest, now firmly established as one of Ireland's biggest Traditional Irish Music, Song and Dance Festivals.
We welcomed over 200 Mayo folk to our Summer Party 2018 in the Iveagh Garden Hotel (Dublin’s new stunning four-star hotel on Harcourt Street) on Thursday 5 July. Here’s a snapshot of Association members who enjoyed this year’s summer soirée and we were delighted to meet and greet so many newcomers to what has become the highlight of our social calendar!
A huge number of guests, who joined us for the Mayo Association Dublin Summer Party 2017 on Thursday 21 July at the trendy gastro bar Lemon & Duke, were treated to a delicious gourmet BBQ, a special Mayo-themed Conncullin Gin & Tonic (courtesy of Connacht Whiskey Distillery) not to mention great ‘ceol agus craic’!
2017 marked the 21st anniversary of our Annual Business Lunch in the InterContinental Dublin Hotel, Ballsbridge on Friday 10 November 2017. Fitting tributes were paid to the five founding members – former High Court Judge Margaret Heneghan, Mary King, John Garavan, Noel Howley and the late Sheila Gunning.
Mayo’s 2018 Annual Award winners were announced at a special press launch on Thursday 18 January in Dublin’s Ballsbridge Hotel, in advance of the presentation to the ‘Virginia Gallagher Mayo Person of the Year’ Sister Maureen Lally from Islandeady; the ‘Meitheal of the Year’ Comharchumann Forbartha Ionad Deirbhile Teo (CFID) from Blacksod, and the ‘Young Mayo Person of the Year’ athlete Michaela Walsh (18) from Swinford at 'The Yew Tree Ball' on Saturday 10 February.
We celebrated the achievements of the 2018 Annual Award Winners – Sr Maureen Lally (Virginia Gallagher Mayo Person of the Year); Comharchumann Forbartha Ionad Deirbhile (Meitheal of the Year) and Michaela Walsh (Young Mayo Person of the Year) – at our rebranded ‘Yew Tree Ball’ on Saturday 10 February. Here’s a snapshot of the award winners with their families and friends, and also our committee members who ensured that the event was a sell-out success!