The Outing could not take place without the help and support of many brands, whose partnership we value and whom we've worked with to make our historic new event a great experience for you and your friends. The following are some of those to whom we're grateful.
Clare County Council
Clare County Council is responsible for the administrative area of County Clare, excluding the Ennis and Kilrush urban areas. The council is responsible for the provision of important services.
(065) 6821616 www.clarecoco.ie
The Clare Tourism Forum was established to provide a collaborative approach to tourism promotion in County Clare that will facilitate the efficient and effective development of the tourism industry in the county. The forum consists of a public / private organisation partnership and is representative of all the sectors of the Clare tourism industry.
CoolMoss specialise in Web Design and Web development, identity design, print and collateral design, mobile application design, Design strategy and artistic direction. Simply put we create beautiful design that helps clients engage with their target audiences across all forms of media. Coolmoss have helped design our printed posters and flyers, and assisted with the payment gateway on our website for The Outing.
(01) 254 8675 www.coolmoss.ie
DiamondsDirect.ie ‘More sparkle for less’. We promise to give you cheaper priced diamond jewellery every time in comparison to the jewellers on the high street. And DiamondsDirect.ie will be giving some lucky person a prize to remember at The Outing.
(01) 6709047 www.diamondsdirect.ie
The Dragon is Dublin's Premier Gay Nightclub with a mix of shows and great DJ's every Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday & Bank Holiday Sunday. The Dragon offers a range of nights from students to club kids to pop tarts to Tranny chasers to House music lovers! The Dragon is a place where it has something for everyone. Check out our Facebook page for event updates, competitions and your daily dose of news, music and sexy people. The motto is simple... "Love Life! Love Dragon!", and now you can Love Dragon on Tour at The Outing too!
(01) 478 1590
EMcGPR & Events
EMcG Public Relations organises and implements major Public Relations, Marketing events through-out Ireland and the UK. We have also worked on public relations, marketing events such as annual conferences, festivals, branding, open days, launches, graduations, memorial lectures, exhibitions and press/breakfast briefings. Some of major clients have included Enterprise Ireland, Local Expo, St. James's Hospital to AIESEC (the world’s largest youth-led organisation). That is why we are one of the driving forces behind this project, alongside Dónal Mulligan, and with helping hand from Whites Hotels.
(086) 388 4242 www.emcgpr.com
Entertainment.ie is a website which provides extensive cinema, TV, live music, theatre, comedy, exhibition and festival listings for free, as well as celebrity gossip, music and movie news, movie and DVD reviews, CD reviews and up-to-date lottery results.
And this year will be hosting our Day and Weekend Ticket pass for The Outing 2013
EQ Audio and Events
EQ Audio and Events was established in 2000 by Shay Hannon. Since then, he has gone on to establish the company as one of the leading high quality suppliers of audio, AV and lighting technologies to the entertainment market. This is why we teamed up to bring you the best in Sound and AV show at The Outing.
(01) 8573989 www.eqaudioandevents.com
The Gathering Ireland is not one single event. It’s an exciting year-long celebration of Ireland, its people and all that is great about its connections, both at home and abroad. The Gathering Ireland invites anyone who has a link to Ireland or just a love of the country, to come to Ireland for a series of events throughout 2013.
(01) 8847 777 www.thegatheringireland.com
GCN is Ireland's longest running LGBT publication. First published in 1988 as a free information service for the gay community, it has grown to become the heart of LGBT Ireland over the past 25 years, bringing together a non-geographical community of lesbians, gay men, bisexuals and transgender people between its covers, and providing them with information and commentary on the politics that affect their lives, queer Irish culture, entertainment and lifestyle, and complete listings of every gay organization, community group and social event across the nation every month. Plus up to date interviews and listing about The Outing.
(01) 675 5025 www.gcn.ie
Gorilla Design ltd is an Irish Production & Design Company. Our extensive skills enable us to take your event from the initial concept to a fully realised Production. So sit back and wait to see what we and Gorilla Design are going to do with this sleepy town of Lisdoonvarna. Glitz and glamour are coming to County Clare with The Outing!
(01) 433 4343 www.gorilladesign.ie
Lisdoonvarna Matchmaking Festival
The Lisdoonvarna Matchmaking Festival is a month long festival of music, dancing and craic. With music all over town from 12 noon until late at Night. An experience not to be missed. So no better place to have the world’s first Gay and Lesbian Matchmaking Festival; The Outing.
(065) 7074005 www.matchmakerireland.com
McCabe Coach Services have an excellent reputation for high customer satisfaction, value for money, and the best in coach quality and design. Their professional coach service travels throughout Ireland, nationally and locally. Their services available include VIP coach hire, corporate coach hire, school services, sightseeing tours, and airport transfers. This is why The Outing has teamed up McCabes to bring you to and from The Outing in style.
(042) 9322222 www.mccabecoaches.com/
Phantom 105.2 guarantees its listeners cutting edge music that they will not hear on any other station in the country . If it’s a good tune, we will play it. Phantom is committed to breaking International and Irish acts. You don’t have to be from Dublin to listen to Phantom. We appeal to music lovers across the country. Log on to www.phantom.ie or download the Phantom iTunes or Android app. Tune in and stay connected. We are bold, we are different; Pantom 105.2 - proud partners of The Outing 2013.
Formally EQ Lighting, QLX Lighting is a full service Lighting Hire and Sales company located in Dublin. We’re a small friendly group with big ideas and big talent. We're passionate about our work from concept to creation whether it's a corporate event, theatre show or live gig. The essential part for us is working closely with clients to create solutions that tick all the boxes. This is why QLX Lighting are working closely with us to bring a lighting show you won’t forget at The Outing.
QueerID is a friendly and relaxed discussion forum for gay men and women. Our aim is to provide a place where members can meet like-minded folk, relax and chat about anything from current affairs and advice to gossip and funny stories - and keep up to date with the latest social happenings! And with The Outing being an event that's all about relaxed socialising, it's a perfect match!
Realprint is a professional family-run printing company, supplying printed material to businesses, organisations and individuals throughout Clare and Ireland. Plus they printed our cut-out of Panti which has travelled up and down this country to the build-up of The Outing.
(065) 684 4545 www.realprint.ie/
Republic of Pride
Republic of Pride is Ireland's first website specialising in gifts for the LGBT Community, together with all the Pride Accessories you could ever need. Their products range from Pride Flags, Rainbow Braces, Fishnets, Boas and Neck Ties to Rainbow Tutus, Facepaint, Badges, Rainbow Belts, Pride Jewellery and much, much more. Visit them in the foyer of the Hydro Hotel on Friday 30th and Saturday 31st August 2013 and they’ll be sure to match you with the perfect accessories for The Outing.
(066) 716 9001 www.republicofpride.com
Trophies Awards and Gifts (Taagstore)
Personalised awards and gifts for Ireland and UK, for all occasions. Quality, Service & Kindness. With this in mind TaggStore.com will be designing our prizes for the non-stop events throughout the weekend at The Outing.
(01) 442 8247 www.TrophiesAwardsAndGifts.com
Whites Hotel Group
As Ireland's premier hotel group, Whites Hotels strive to provide world-class service and comfort, and aim to make your stay with us a memorable one. This is why we have teamed up with management to bring you the first Gay Matchmaking Festival; The Outing.
(071) 9851103 www.whiteshotels-ireland.com/
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