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Category: News

Blue Jean Country Queen to Stream Live This Bank Holiday Weekend

We can’t have a festival this June Bank Holiday weekend, so with the help of Macavity Films, we’ve reached back through the archives to pluck out some choice moments from the last 30 plus years of the Blue Jean Country Queen Festival and stream them on Facebook Live! Join your host 2019 Blue Jean Country…
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Blue Jean Country Queen 2020 Cancelled Due To COVID-19

The Blue Jean Country Queen Festival Committee has made the decision that this years festival will not go ahead due to the Covid-19 pandemic. The festival, run by Meath Macra na Feirme, was due to take place over the June Bank Holiday Weekend in Athboy, Co. Meath. In a statement issued on the festival’s social…
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The Blizzards and Jake Carter Perform at 2020 Blue Jean Country Queen Festival

The Blue Jean Country Queen Festival is set to return to the Darnley Lodge Hotel in Athboy again this June Bank Holiday weekend. The festival organised by Meath Macra na Feirme had a very successful year in 2019 which saw Meath Macra’s own Aoife Scanlon being crowned with the title of Blue Jean Country Queen,…
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Applications for 2019 Blue Jean Country Queen are open!

Has your county held it’s Titles Night –  Is it about to? Time to get in that application form for the Blue Jean Country Queen Festival! It’s that time of year again and Meath Macra cannot wait to welcome a host of Sound Girls from all over Ireland to Athboy this June Bank Holiday weekend…
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Alison O’Connor is 2018 Blue Jean Country Queen

  Alison O’Connor from Kerry was crowned the 2018 Blue Jean Country Queen at the Blue Jean Country Queen Festival on Sunday 3 June in Athboy, Co. Meath. The first representative from Kerry Macra na Feirme to do so in the 30 year history of the festival. Alison is a 27 year old Civil Servant…
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A Royal Welcome Awaits The 2018 Queens

  The June Bank Holiday weekend in Athboy means only one thing. For the past 31 years, this bank holiday has become synonymous with the Blue Jean Country Queen Festival, which brings fun for all ages.   This year the Festival, organized by Meath Macra na Feirme, brings 22 young women from Ireland and abroad…
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Macra Week

Are you a member of Macra na Feirme? Do you want to come to the Blue Jean Country Queen Festival? Well, good news! From 7-11th May our Weekend and Entertainment Packs are available exclusively to Macra members. Weekend Packs   Price: €60 A weekend pack is ideal for someone who wants to experience all the…
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The Great Blue Jean Bake Off

Love baking? Then why not join us for The Great Blue Jean Bake Off on Saturday 2nd June in the Festival Marquee. We would love to see your best Blue Jean themed baking efforts. Adults and Under 16 are encouraged to take part. Click here to see the rules and how to enter.  

And The Oscar Goes To…

  Athboy Macra na Feirme’s Groundhog Day parody “Forever At Blue Jeans” came out on top of a field of seven homegrown films at the third annual Blue Jean Country Queen Festival/Meath Macra na Feirme A Night At The Oscars. The third annual fundraising event for the Blue Jean Country Queen Festival/Meath Macra na Feirme…
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A Night At The Oscars III

For the last two years, a number of Meath Macra na Feirme clubs and Athboy community groups get to let loose their creative side and try their hand at creating their own Hollywood epics in the hopes of winning a cash prize and the coveted Best Film Award at the Blue Jean Country Queen Festival/Meath…
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