THIS WEEKS NEWS
The Search for Cork's Freakiest Families
This year Cork Community Art Link is searching for Cork's Freakiest Families to participate in the 7th Dragon of Shandon Parade and walk with the Dragon on Halloween night.
Families are invited to our open consultation at 3pm on Sunday to receive advice on costumes, design and face-painting from our team of experts before taking part in the parade on October 31st.
The Launch of the 7th Dragon of Shandon
The 7th Dragon of Shandon was launched by Deputy Lord Mayor Councillor Patricia Gosch on Tuesday 9th of October at a pumpkin soup reception in the garden of the Butter Exchange Building.
CCAL's Drama group were on hand to entertain over 100 guests who came to support this years event.
Director of Services Jim O Donovan also spoke and wished this years participants the best of luck.
A special thanks to The Buttercup Cafe for their tastey spread of Pumpkin Soup and homemade brown bread. Thanks also to Aisha from the Indian Spice Shop who provided a taste of india for guests on the night.
We are still looking for volunteers to take part in this years parade.
Dress up, grab a prop and celebrate Halloween with the Dragon!
Interested? Get in touch with us!
Tel. 021 42 12 914.
PHOTO OF THE WEEK
Sarah, CCAL Dram Group and Friend!
(Photo Credit: Mark Wehman)
More photos from this year's launch can be seen here