The countdown to the Joule Donegal International Rally is well and truly on with some exciting and innovative ideas to be announced in the coming weeks.

The first exciting announcement is that associate sponsor the Pulse Venue in Letterkenny are having a Good Friday Rally Party tonight.

It is going to be a fantastic night of live music, the Whistlin Donkeys will be kicking off the night in spectacular fashion, they hit the stage at 10.30pm the guys will rock the Pulse until midnight.

Then Donegal native David Craig takes to the stage with his big band they will be sure to entertain the crowd. Following David Craig, Marty Mone from Monaghan will belt out his hits until 3am.

Everyone is welcome.

The Rally itself is already attracting great interest with crews making enquires from all over Ireland, the United Kingdom, across Europe and indeed further afield.

Clerk of the Course Eamon McGee and his team are putting the finishing touches to this yearís route.

Eamon said: "This year we look forward to putting on an even greater event for all the crews.

"We were overwhelmed by the support we received in 2017, with that in mind we are looking at giving the competitors more of what they enjoyed last year."

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