The organisers of the Athea Road Races are proud to present their Spring / Summer Fashion Show on Friday, April 8th. The event will take place in The Gables Complex, Athea. Fashion enthusiasts will be greeted on arrival with a Cheese and Wine Reception from 7.00 pm and the show will commence at 8.00 pm sharp.

The event promises to be a celebration of local talent and business working together. Local fashion houses on the night include Brides of Glin, Bela Sola, Kimono, Glitz’n’Glamour, Elle Boutique and Gatsby Menswear from Newcastle West, The Closet and Little Rascals from Abbeyfeale, Dress 2 Impress and Perfect Pairs Shoe Boutique from Listowel and Ballybunion Knitwear. They will showcase their Spring / Summer collections with the assistance of local models.

Hair on the night will be styled compliments of Kathleen Ambrose of Athea Hairstyles, flower arrangements and the bouquet for Best Dressed Lady on the night will be sponsored by Áine’s Flowers while DJ Excel (Declan O’Carroll) is sponsoring the music throughout the show.

Handbags and accessories from Sinead Doyle will be on sale.

The chosen charity of the event is “Suicide or Survive”. This charity works towards suicide prevention. Merchandise costing €3 will be available to buy on the night. Your support will be greatly appreciated.

Following the show, patrons can dance the night away in the late bar to the ever popular Joe O’Keeffe and Johnny McCarthy.

Tickets cost €10 and are on sale from Katie (087) 6762888. There are a limited number of tickets available. Therefore, early booking is advised to avoid disappointment.