Tractor run – The Route and Agenda


Are you heading to the Dublin to Mayo tractor run on Friday? Fancy joining in later on Friday or on Saturday? Read the full schedule for the event below and find out how you can join the convoy!

Tractor run – The Route and Agenda

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Are you heading to the Dublin to Mayo tractor run on Friday? Fancy joining in later on Friday or on Saturday? Read the full schedule for the event below and find out how you can join the convoy!

The Dublin to Mayo tractor run is set to take place this coming Good Friday and Saturday, March 30th – 31st.

The event has been organized by a group of local do-gooders and tractor fanatics and all money raised will go to not one, but two charities. The charities in question are Our Lady’s Children’s Hospital, Crumlin, Dublin and Castlebar Special Care Unit.

The two-day event will commence at Phoenix Park in Dublin on Good Friday at approximately 9am, with 18 tractors set to make the journey. They will travel via Lucan, Leixlip, Maynooth, Kilcock, Enfield, Mother Hubbard’s, Clonard, Kinnegad, Miltownpass, Mullingar, Rathowen, Edgeworthstown and Longford. They will stay overnight at Feerick’s in Rathowen on Good Friday night

The second day of the event will recommence in Longford, taking in Lanesboro, Roscommon, Ballymoe, Castlerea, Ballinlough, Ballyhaunis, Claremorris, Knock, Kiltimagh, Bohola, before making it home to Castlebar. The event will be celebrated at approx. 8pm in the Breaffy House Hotel.

Schedule Day one –
9am Papal Cross Carpark, Phoenix Park – Departure time
9:35 due to arrive in Lucan
9:45 Leixlip
10:10 Maynooth
11:00 Enfield
11:25 Mother Hubbard’s *JOINING PLACE* + 30 minute rest period, to depart at 11.55am
12.05 Clonard
12.20 Kinnegad
13.00 Mullingar – Through town. *JOINING PLACE* Lake outside Mullingar (Longford side 1:15-1:30) – Last chance to join day one!!
14.00 Ballinalack Supermac’s
14.30 Rathowen – Feericks - *PITSTOP* - NO JOINING HERE – Should have joined at the lake near Mullingar!
16:00 Longford Arms Hotel – This is the final leg of the journey on day one. All those in attendance are asked to act responsibly and be patient. Do not overtake any tractors in front, it is not a race!

Gardaí will be helping throughout the course of the two days, in various towns. Anybody messing or acting unsafe will be sent home. Please be safe and follow all instructions.

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