ST STEPHEN’S DAY
STREETS OF WICKLOW RUN East Glendalough School 11.30 a.m.
Inbhear Dee Athletics Club, with sponsorship from Burke Oil, are hosting this 5km road race and charity run on St Stephen’s day in aid of St Patrick’s GAA Club. A Kids Fun Run (for those under the age of 12) will also take place at 11 a..m. With a record entry last year, the organisers will be hoping for a similar turnout this year. Sponsorship cards for the main run are now available from Alan Lawlor of St Patrick’s GAA Club, while it costs €3 for a child to enter the fun run.
GREYSTONES KITTY HOSTEL SPONSORED SEA SWIM Greystones south beach 12 noon
The sponsored chip and snip dip will help raise money towards microchipping and trap neuter return.
RATHDRUM RUGBY CLUB VERSUS THE HOUND DOGS Rathdrum Rugby Club, 2 p.m. kick off
The longest running charity rugby game in the country returns with the Hound Dogs doing battle with Rathdrum. This annual exhibition games has taken place every year since 1974. Sons of some of the charity game’s founding fathers will compete.
THE SPOTLIGHTS & GUESTS Arklow Bay Hotel 8.30 p.m.
The popular local group returns for a special Christmas concert on St Stephen’s Night. Tickets, which are on sale from the venue, are €10.
INTERSKALACTIC The Martello, Bray 9 p.m.
The annual St Stephen’s night party at The Martello will feature 10-piece Jamaican ska band Interskalactic.