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The Festival Committee


Dermot Connolly

Dermot Connolly is in his first year as festival chairperson. He is also currently the Chair of the Meath Macra na Feirme County Executive. He is a member of Enfield Macra na Feirme.


Siobhán Kearney

Siobhán is a member of Athboy Macra na Feirme. This is her second stint as festival Secretary having previously been joint-secretary in 2015. She also served as festival chair in 2016.

The Commitee

The Festival Commitee is made up of members from clubs all over Meath. They work in conjunction with local sponsors and a special Community Committee to organize the Blue Jean Country Queen Festival.

Previous Chairs & Secretaries

1987Oliver GilsenanCarnarossCaroline LynchCarnaross
1988Stephen CorryArdcathBreda MurrayArdcath
1989Patrick FarrellyCarnarossMary HeaneyWilkinstown
1990Caroline LynchCarnarossFiona EnglishbyWilkinstown
1991Gerry CookeRobinstownMaeve FarrellyNavan
1992Gerry CookeRobinstownClare HigginsAthboy
1993Clare HigginsAthboyMargo CookeRobinstown
1994Clare HigginsAthboyMary DonohoeAthboy
1995Clare HigginsAthboyCathyanne ReidyAthboy
1996Gerry CookeAthboyMary DonohoeAthboy
1997Peter FarrellyCarnarossMarian NaughtonDunshaughlin
1998Peter FarrellyCarnarossMargo CookeAthboy
1999Martin McGovernAthboyNoeleen DoggettWilkinstown
2000Martin McGovernAthboyNoeleen DoggettWilkinstown
2001Noeleen DoggettWilkinstownMary DonohoeAthboy
2002Noeleen DoggettWilkinstownMary DonohoeAthboy
2003Joe GardinerScurlogstownNoeleen DoggettWilkinstown
2004Joe GardinerScurlogstownVeronica DonohoeAthboy
2005Dara EnglishbyAthboyVeronica DonohoeAthboy
2006Dara EnglishbyAthboyVeronica DonohoeAthboy
2007Joseph O ReillyLongwoodBreda MurrayArdcath
2008Veronica DonohoeAthboyLisa McGovernMoynalty
2009Veronica DonohoeAthboyLisa McGovernMoynalty
2010Patricia McKennaMoynaltyVeronica DonohoeAthboy
2011Patricia McKennaMoynaltyAiveen CullyLongwood
2012Noel GriffinMoynaltyAiveen CullyLongwood
2013Celine SmythAthboyCaoimhe LeavyAthboy
2014Celine SmythAthboyCaoimhe LeavyAthboy
2015Tara HeaneyEnfieldSiobhan Kearney & Claire GoughAthboy
2016Siobhan KearneyAthboyClaire GoughAthboy
2017Aiveen Cully-DunneLongwood/KillyonClaire GoughAthboy
2018Aiveen Cully-DunneLongwood/KilyonAoife MooneyAthboy
2019Ciaran KearneyNavanAoife MooneyAthboy
2020Dermot ConnollyEnfieldSiobhán KearneyAthboy