On Saturday Evening in Group 1 two time winners of the Dr Maguire Cup Noamh Conaill travel to take on Naomh Muire. The Group two game sees Glenfin host McCools. Last years beaten finalists Killybegs take on Gweedore in Group 3 and Bundoran travel to Dunfanaghy to play St Michaels.
Four further match ups will be played on Sunday afternoon, with the fixture of the day at Pairc Naomh Columba - Kilcar make the trip to face the defending champions Glenswilly in Group 4.
St Eunan's head to Inishowen to play Malin in group 1, Four Masters host Ardara in group 2 while in 3 Dungloe play Termon.
Tom Comack was joined in studio by former St Eunan's Brendan Kilcoyne to take an indepth look at the opening round of games.
(Duration 30 minutes)