Archive for May 1st, 2018

The cast of Fadó gather at Siamsa Tíre on Saturday. Photo by Domnick Walsh

Siamsa Tíre Prepares For 50th Anniversary Of First Performance Of Fadó Fadó

May 1, 2018 at 4:12 pm Comments are Disabled

  THE cast of Siamsa Tíre, the National Folk Theatre of Ireland are in final rehearsals for the 50thanniversary of its first performance of Fadó Fadó – its first folk production of authentic traditional Irish music, song and dance that portrays rural life in Ireland long ago. The cast for this year’s […]

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New Car Sales Down Nearly 12% In April Compared To Same Month Last Year

New Car Sales Down Nearly 12% In April Compared To Same Month Last Year

May 1, 2018 at 3:16 pm Comments are Disabled

NEW car sales in Kerry took a dip of 12 percent in April compared to the same month in 2017, according to the latest official statistics released today by the Society of the Irish Motor Industry (SIMI) There were 131 new car sales in Kerry last month compared to 148 in April of […]

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Members of the Kerry Choral Union at the Celebration Of Light at the Tralee Bay Wetlands on Tuesday night. Photo by Dermot Crean

Kerry Choral Union Concert In Aid Of Recovery Haven

May 1, 2018 at 2:09 pm Comments are Disabled

KERRY Choral Union will host their much anticipated Spring Concert at St John’s Church, Ashe Street, Tralee on Sunday, May 13th at 7.30pm. Now an annual event, the wonderful concert of choral music will be conducted by Sharon Reidy and is being organised once again to raise vital funds for […]

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The cast of 'It Takes A Village' at rehearsals for 'It Takes a Village' performance at Culture Night in Siamsa Tire on Friday. Photo by Dermot Crean

Call Goes Out To Register Events For Culture Night 2018

May 1, 2018 at 12:04 pm Comments are Disabled

CULTURE Night may be nearly five months away, but Kerry County Council is asking anyone who wants to hold an event to get in touch with them and register it. This year Culture Night falls on Friday September 21st from 5pm – 11pm and involves venues, groups and artists opening […]

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Tickets On Sale For Rose Festival Events But There’s Free Concerts Too

Tickets On Sale For Rose Festival Events But There’s Free Concerts Too

May 1, 2018 at 11:32 am Comments are Disabled

TICKETS are now available for a range of events at this year’s Rose of Tralee International Festival, including the Rose Ball, TV Selections, Fashion Show and Celebration of Roses. Of course there is also free street entertainment and the line-up includes Dancing with the Stars winner Jake Carter, X Factor Finalists the […]

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‘What’s Going On With Basketball In Tralee Is Terrific’

‘What’s Going On With Basketball In Tralee Is Terrific’

May 1, 2018 at 10:32 am Comments are Disabled

GARVEY’S Tralee Warriors new coach for the 2018/2019 season, Pat Price, says he is thrilled to be part of the club’s set-up and praised how basketball has been developed in the town. The former Demons and Neptune coach was introduced to the players, committee and assembled press in the Brandon […]

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Dr Terry Stephens.

Tourism Interests Invited To Hear Insights From Industry Expert At Free Seminar

May 1, 2018 at 10:01 am Comments are Disabled

THE Kerry Tourism Industry Forum, supported by Fáilte Ireland, is hosting a seminar with renowned tourism industry expert, Dr Terry Stevens on Thursday, May 3, in The Brehon, Killarney. The half day workshop will examine the future of tourism in Kerry. It is free and is open to industry owners […]

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