Finn Harps celebrate 50th anniversary this Saturday

Ticket sales for the Finn Harp’s 50th Anniversary Dinner in Jackson’s Hotel in Ballybofey this Saturday, August 17th close on Wednesday.

This special celebration marking the 50th anniversary of Finn Harps first ever League of Ireland game – against Shamrock Rovers in 1969 – will be a trip down memory land for Harps supporters, with contributions on the night from former club greats such as Brendan Bradley (pictured), Patsy McGowan and Jim Sheridan.

The event will also show some rarely-seen archive footage of that first Harps league game against Shamrock Rovers.

Cluh historian Bartley Ramsey has been telling Austin O’Callaghan more about Saturday’s night of celebration:

Tickets for the night €30 and are on sale at Jackson’s Hotel in ballybofey and online at