Planned Celebrations for TITANIC Day on Cape Clear Island
Wednesday 11 April 2012.
The celebrations of the Centenary of the Titanic’s departure from Cobh will commence with a Titanic Themed Fancy Dress in Club Cléire for all the family from 7 to 10 pm. Prizes will be awarded for the best costumes in different age groups
Up to 10 years of age
10 to 18 years of age
Over 18 years
The theme of the event shall be the ‘American Wake’ and all available musicians and singers are invited to contribute. The Club itself will be decorated in a Titanic theme and island residents with old chests or other items which might create the required ‘atmosphere’ are asked to loan them for the event.
It is planned to recreate the atmosphere of an old kitchen in the Club so old items of furniture, pictures of relatives, contemporary cooking utensils and suchlike are all welcome for the evening.
Between 9 and 10pm as night falls a beacon shall be lit on one of the Island’s high points.