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3rd Annual World Battens Free Family FunDay

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Our Way of Saying Thanks to thise who support us!


This Year Ireland will mark our 3rd Annual World Battens Disease Awareness Day is a very special way. This years event is being held yet again at The Kerry Way Killarney, (from 12.00 : 19:00)

We had over 2000 people enjoy the event last year, from new born babies to Grannies & Grandads, fun for all.

Entry is free for all the family. The event will feature lots of live bands including traditional Irish jigs and reels, Kilkenny's Keltic Kats lead the bill and local bands from Cork & Kerry will also be be performing plus we are planning a special performance from a special guest or two.

Face painting, tug of war, dancing and lots of events for all ages will make the day enjoyable for all the familiy.


We will also be having lots of traditional Fair Day Games, Kids Races & competitions and lots lots more.. If you want to be involved, sing, help out or even enter a Tug Of War Team please call us on 0830044444 or email us on

We want to use this event not only to raise awareness of this cruel disease but also to say thanks to all of our friends and supporterers and have a good old knee's up at the same time.

BBQ food and Pig on a Spit, plus grub for all diets will be available!

A special Baloon Release will occur at 3pm to mark the passing of Saoirse Heffernan and other children who have lost their lives to Batten Disease.

Check back soon as we will be adding more and more to the event!


Huge thanks to all of our followers & sposnors who are making this day a reality.


Sponsors Inlcude:

Radio Kerry

Kerry's Eye

Lissvigeeen Bouncy Castles

McCarthy Meats

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