Articles tagged with: Muckno Mania Festival

MUCKNO MANIA EVENT TAKES NATIONAL AWARD

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15 Dec 2014 Comments Off on MUCKNO MANIA EVENT TAKES NATIONAL AWARD
MUCKNO MANIA EVENT TAKES NATIONAL AWARD

By PATSY McARDLE CASTLEBLAYNEY was again the focus of a ‘good news’ story last week, when the town was deservedly adjudged as having staged the ‘best festival in Ireland’ last year!. And there was huge jubilation in the mid-Monaghan town on Friday last when the popular and successful Muckno Mania Festival was declared ‘Best Festival in Ireland’ in a special Today FM Best in Ireland Awards’ Competition. The Best in Ireland Awards was held in association with Board Gais Energy and ran in conjunction with the Ray Darcy morning show on Today FM. Over ...

MUCKNO MANIA FESTIVAL 2012

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20 Jul 2012 Comments Off on MUCKNO MANIA FESTIVAL 2012

HULKS RAMPAGE TO WORLD RECORD DURING MUCKNO MANIA!

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20 Jul 2012 Comments Off on HULKS RAMPAGE TO WORLD RECORD DURING MUCKNO MANIA!
HULKS RAMPAGE TO WORLD  RECORD DURING MUCKNO MANIA!

Castleblayney’s Main Street was transformed into a scene from a Marvel Comics fan’s dreams – or nightmares – on Friday last when 574 Incredible Hulks rampaged through the town to set a world record during this year’s Muckno Mania Festival, as our striking photograph testfies. Guinness Book of Records Adjudicator Gaz Davis was on hand to confirm that the festival organisers and the hundreds of dedicated locals who participated in the attempt had beaten the existing record for the largest assembly of people disguised as the popular super hero ...

Blayney Festival criticism rejected by community leaders

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22 Jul 2010 Comments Off on Blayney Festival criticism rejected by community leaders
Blayney Festival criticism rejected by community leaders

AN article in the Evening Herald on Monday last in which there was criticism of the outcome of the recent Muckno Mania Festival and the successful effort by Muckno Mania Festival to win a place, for the second time, in the Guinness Book of World Records, caused considerable anger and annoyance in the area and has led to public protests over the article to the newspaper concerned and a complaint to the Press Council of Ireland. The Mayor of Castleblayney, Cllr David Funcheon, along with the President of Castleblayney Chamber ...