The Monaghan Rose selection night will take place at the Glencarn Hotel on this Saturday, April 20th, with the selected Rose going on to represent Monaghan and contest the Rose of Tralee semi-finals in Portlaoise on the June Bank Holiday weekend.
Local Carrickmacross Company GOLO.ie Insurance have a representative in the competition:
"Joanne Allen works with Golo.ie part time for the last year, carrying out administration. Joanne is a 1st year student studying to be a National School teacher.
Joanne is a fun, bubbly person, and of course this is why GOLO.ie Insurance have asked her to represent them in the Monaghan Rose Finals. Joanne is from Drumacrutten, Monaghan.
We would like to wish her all the best in the Competition." Emma Gollogly, GOLO.ie
The evening starts at 7pm and promises to be a great nights entertainment with performances from Ben Tighe of the Voice of Ireland fame and special prizes from Golo.ie and Cloud10Beauty to be given away to guests on the night with MC for the night in the shape of the excellent Connor Phillips from Cool FM.
A charity raffle will be held on the night in aid of the Castleblayney Crannog centre with prizes including bottles of wine, dinner for two and even an overnight stay in Castle Leslie.
Entry is on the door and is priced at €15. So please come along and support the Monaghan Rose entrants for 2013 (see below)