bliain na gaeilge 2018

Conradh na Gaeilge 2018 Ard-Fheis

Ard-Fheis Chonradh na Gaeilge 2018

Ard-Fheis Chonradh na Gaeilge 2018 
125 Years Onwards: Vision, Development & Growth
Meadowlands Hotel, Tralee, Co. Kerry
23 - 25 February 2018

Friday, 23 February 2018

14.00 – 17.00 Workshops for Branches:

a. How to use Photoshop
b. Social Media

15.00 – 16.00 Seachtain na Gaeilge Board Meeting
18.00 – 18.30 Executive Committee Meeting
20.00 – 20.20 Opening of the Ard-Fheis
20.20 – 20.30 Speech by Niall Comer, President of Conradh na Gaeilge
20.30 – 22.00 Discussion: 125 Bliain Ar Aghaidh – Tiomantas na Rialtas don Ghaeilge & don Ghaeltacht
22.00 Entertainment and Welcome Reception for Ard-Fheis delegates and friends

Saturday, 24 February 2018

08.15-08.45 Breakfast Talk
09.00 – 09.30 Ard-Fheis business begins: Report on the finances and progress of the organisation
09.30 – 10.30 Election for President (during discussions)
09.30 – 12.15 Motions to be discussed (constitutional motions included)
11.00 - 12.30 Elections for the Executive Committee (during discussions)
12.15 - 13.00 Workshops:

a. Comóradh 125 Bliain an Chonartha
b. Seachtain na Gaeilge a fhorbairt agus a fhás
c. 125 Bliain Ar Aghaidh – Timireacht sa 21ú Aois

13.00 - 13.20 Reports from associated organisations:

14.00 – 16.00 Launch of Seachtain na Gaeilge le Energia with a Family Day in Tralee
20.00 - 20.30 Welcome Reception
20.30 Ard-Fheis dinner, entertainment, and the Conradh na Gaeilge Awards

Where is the accommodation for Ard-Fheis 2018?
Accommodation for the Ard-Fheis will be provided by the Meadowlands Hotel.

How much is the accommodation?
The hotel is offering special prices for the Ard-Fheis. We would therefore advise delegates to book accommodation as soon as possible to ensure that you and anyone joining you at the Ard-Fheis can avail of these special prices. The special package prices are below:

Rooms   Single   Two People Sharing
Friday & Saturday including the Ard-Fheis dinner   €160   €120 per person
Friday night only   €65   €45 per person
Saturday night including the Ard-Fheis dinner   €95   €75 per person

How do I book the accommodation?
You can book accommodation and avail of these special prices by calling the hotel at +353 (0)66 7180444 or by booking online at

Can I still register for the Ard-Fheis Dinner if I'm not staying at the hotel?
If you are not staying at the hotel, you can still buy a ticket for the dinner by calling the headoffice at +353 (0)1 47574041 or by emailing us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Tickets for the 4-course dinner cost €30 per person.

Is it urgent that I book accommodation?
There only a limited number of rooms reserved for the Ard-Fheis and we would therefore advise delegates to to book accommodation as soon as possible, but by 2 February 2018 at the very latest, to ensure that you can avail of this special Ard-Fheis rate.

We look forward to seeing Members, Branches, and friends at the 2018 Ard-Fheis!

Associated Organisations of Conradh na Gaeilge