The Arklow and District Chamber Ball takes place this Friday night, September 14, in the Arklow Bay Hotel.
The evening will start with a drinks reception at 7 p.m. followed by dinner at 8 p.m. The presentation of awards will take place after dinner.
The awards recognise local people and businesses and their achievements in a number of categories.
Three nominees have been chosen in each category and the overall winner will be revealed on the night after the independent judging panel has completed its deliberations.
Also on the night the 2018 ‘Person of the Year’ award will be presented to well known Arklow athlete and hero Mary Hickey.
Tickets for this black-tie event which is open to members and non-members are available from the Arklow Chamber office at 0402 26909 or email chamber@arklow. ie at a cost of €60 or a table of 10 for €550.