1919 Children's Football Blitz

1919 Children's Football Blitz

21 August, 6:30pm - 9pm

Booking Required
  • Kildare GAA and Co. Kildare Decade of Commemorations Committee
  • St. Conleth's Park, Newbridge
  • Co. Kildare

To mark the centenary of the Kildare 1919 All-Ireland Football victory, Kildare GAA and the County Kildare Decade of Commemorations Committee will host a children's football blitz for ages 10-12.

The Blitz targets boys and girls aged 10-12 years from across County Kildare. Players must apply to play and will be divided into teams on the night. They are invited to dress in white for a special photo of an on the pitch formation of the numerals '1919' which will be captured from above by a drone. Interested children must register by 19 July but it is a public event and people are encouraged to attend.

Admission & Booking

  • Admission Free
    • to book contact kildaregaa@gmail.com

Access & Parking

  • Suitable for Children under 12
  • Wheelchair Access (Full)
  • Car Parking Available

Further Information