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Launching the fundraiser for Phoenix Women's Centre's Women's Shed were, front from left; Rita O'Sullivan (Chairperson), Noreen Greaney, Jackie Lythgoe, Eva Walsh. Back from left; Mary Tarrant Lynch, Mandy Landers, Marian Fitzgerald, Sheila Martin (Secretary) and Margaret Carey. Photo by Dermot Crean

Phoenix Centre To Launch ‘Women’s Shed’ This Month

July 1, 2022 at 11:37 am 0 comments

THE Phoenix Women’s Centre is holding an official launch later this month as it prepares to expand its range of activities, training programmes, workshops, and events. The centre, located at Market Place on Maine Street in Tralee, will now be known as the Phoenix Women’s Centre and Shed. The Centre will still be […]

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Four Men And A Dog will play a concert at the festival in Castleisland this October.

Patrick O’Keeffe Traditional Music Festival Line-Up Revealed

July 1, 2022 at 11:36 am 0 comments

THE Patrick O’Keeffe Traditional Music Festival will this year celebrate its 30th year in existence and to mark this milestone they are beginning the Castleisland festival on Thursday, October 27 until Monday, October 31. There’s a packed line-up of events over the five days with top artists to perform. Headline concerts […]

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Fundraising Walk In Keel To Remember Damien

Fundraising Walk In Keel To Remember Damien

June 30, 2022 at 9:34 am 0 comments

THE people of Keel and the wider community are set to remember the late Damien Foley with a memorial walk on Sunday, July 10. Beginning at Keel GAA grounds at 10am, Damien‘s family, friends and neighbours will walk the Keel Loop Walk to mark what would have been the occasion […]

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Two Music Acts To Play In Old Chapel At Moyderwell Tonight

Two Music Acts To Play In Old Chapel At Moyderwell Tonight

June 29, 2022 at 9:07 am 0 comments

TONIGHT will see vocal harmony trio Rufous Nightjar and Canadian duo Mama’s Broke play in Tralee as part of their national tour. The venue for this show is the old convent chapel (Tobar Naofa), Moyderwell, and this event from nonfaction is supported by Kerry County Council through their Arts Act Grant and […]

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Open Call Deadline For Culture Night Events Extended

Open Call Deadline For Culture Night Events Extended

June 26, 2022 at 1:27 pm 0 comments

THE Arts Office at Kerry County Council has extended the Open Call deadline for Culture Night Kerry 2022 programme to 5pm on Thursday, July 7. The 17th edition of Culture Night will take place on Friday, September 23 and the early call out went out to anyone interested in organising […]

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Róisín Reidy and Amy Naughton looking forward to performing in Positive Dead People in Madden's next month. Photo by Dermot Crean

Three Nights Of Drama From Hy-Breasal Players At Maddens

June 24, 2022 at 9:59 am Comments are Disabled

THIS July sees local drama group, Hy-Breasal Players, perform for three nights in Madden’s Coffeehouse. Taking place on July 6th, 7th and 8th, at 8pm each night, the evenings kick off with two of Frank Houlihan’s Strong Coffee plays: ‘Communion’ and ‘Conception’. These played to popular acclaim in the Ballymac […]

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Michelle Greaney and Mary Gardiner are joined by local runners to launch the 3k Road Race to take place on June 24. Photo by Dermot Crean

3k Road Race This Friday To Help Mary’s Fundraising Campaign

June 23, 2022 at 11:53 am Comments are Disabled

DON’T forget that a road race to support Mary Gardiner’s 100km in 30 days campaign for Breast Cancer Ireland takes place on this Friday night.. Michelle Greaney from MG Coaching is organising the 3k run which takes place at 7pm in Blennerville. The route takes runners from the bridge at Blennerville, […]

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Fundraising Table Quiz For Phoenix Women’s Centre

Fundraising Table Quiz For Phoenix Women’s Centre

June 23, 2022 at 11:02 am Comments are Disabled

A TABLE quiz will take place this Friday night at The Klub Bar in the Kerins O’Rahillys GAA Clubhouse for a great cause. The Phoenix Women’s Centre will host the fun night to raise funds for the service which is based at Maine Street in Tralee. Test your trivia knowledge […]

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Caitriona O'Sullivan' star continues to rise.

Tralee Music Artist Gets Her Own TV Show

June 23, 2022 at 10:38 am 1 comment

A TRALEE singer-songwriter will have her own TV music show broadcast from next Monday. ‘The Caitriona O’Sullivan Show’ will feature the well known artist presenting country, rock n roll, Irish, folk and showband music videos, interviews with special guests from the world of showbiz. It will also feature acoustic songs […]

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Donal Dineen Brings ‘Backstory’ To Tralee Venue

Donal Dineen Brings ‘Backstory’ To Tralee Venue

June 22, 2022 at 10:57 am Comments are Disabled

ONE of Ireland’s most respected DJs and the driving force behind the cult 90s TV show ‘No Disco’, Donal Dineen returns to Tralee this weekend. ‘Backstory’ is a night of dancing tunes and original visuals hosted by the Rathmore native at Croí Restaurant on Princes Street on Friday, June 24, […]

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Morrissey

Morrissey Announces Date At The INEC

June 21, 2022 at 5:07 pm Comments are Disabled

BRITISH singer-songwriter Morrissey has announced a show at the Gleneagle INEC in Killarney on Saturday, September 24. It is his only Irish date this year as part of his UK and Ireland tour. Tickets for the INEC, Killarney are priced from €48.05 (including booking fee) and go on sale this Thursday […]

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Jiggy will play Féile Lughnasadh in Milltown this summer.

Another Top Trad Act To Play Féile Lughnasadh in Milltown

June 20, 2022 at 12:03 pm Comments are Disabled

A TOP trad act will play a free concert as part of the Féile Lughnasadh which takes place in Milltown from July 28th to 31st. Having already secured Sharon Shannon to play at the free, family-friendly festival on the Saturday night, the organizing committee are delighted to announce that ‘Jiggy’ […]

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Michelle Greaney and Mary Gardiner are joined by local runners to launch the 3k Road Race to take place on June 24. Photo by Dermot Crean

3k Road Race To Help Mary Raise Funds For Breast Cancer Ireland

June 15, 2022 at 11:38 am Comments are Disabled

A ROAD race will take place in Tralee next week to support Mary Gardiner’s 100km in 30 days campaign for Breast Cancer Ireland. Michelle Greaney from MG Coaching is organising the run which takes place on Friday, June 24 at 7pm in Blennerville. The route takes runners from the bridge at […]

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Looking forward to the upcoming Summer Concert in aid of Recovery Haven were, in front; Jonathan Collins of Ballyroe Heights Hotel, Dermot Crowley of Recovery Haven and Thomas O'Callaghan, musician. At back; Marian Barnes, Maurenn O'Brien and Marisa Reidy of Recovery Haven with musicians Fergus Courtney and Stephen O'Flaherty. Photo by Dermot Crean

Gala Summer Concert For A Great Cause At Ballyroe This Sunday

June 14, 2022 at 11:44 am Comments are Disabled

THERE’S still tickets available for a wonderful night of music for a great cause this weekend. Cancer Support Charity Recovery Haven Kerry join forces with a number of Kerry musicians and singers for the gala summer concert at Tralee’s Ballyroe Heights Hotel on Sunday, June 19. This much-anticipated concert will […]

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Check Out What’s On Saturday For Cruinniú Na nÓg

Check Out What’s On Saturday For Cruinniú Na nÓg

June 10, 2022 at 9:03 am Comments are Disabled

Cruinniú na nÓg returns tomorrow (Saturday), with free events for young people taking place around the county and online. There is something for all ages and tastes in this year’s programme and some of the highlights include a circus show and workshop, a youth film programme and discussion panel, music […]

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Fleadh Cheoil Chiarraí Returns To Tralee This Weekend

Fleadh Cheoil Chiarraí Returns To Tralee This Weekend

June 9, 2022 at 3:03 pm Comments are Disabled

THE Fleadh Cheoil Chiarraí returns to Tralee this week after a two year absence due to COVID restrictions. All dancing competitions will be held on the  June 11/12 at MTU and Dúchas Comhaltas Centre, Tralee. All other competitions will be held on June  18/19 at the same venues. Other events happening […]

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Grace & Mary Walsh and Dáibhéid, Tara and Oisín O Regan, all students of the National Folk Theatre Training Academy, pictured at the Garden of Europe in Listowel.

Children Invited To Audition For Training Programme At Siamsa Tíre

June 7, 2022 at 4:50 pm Comments are Disabled

AUDITIONS will soon be taking place for the National Folk Theatre of Ireland’s three-year training programme at Siamsa Tíre. These auditions are open to children between the ages of 7 and 12 and take place at three locations in Kerry. On Thursday June 16th, the children of North Kerry can […]

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Host Of Events In Tralee And Around The County For Criunniú Na nÓg

Host Of Events In Tralee And Around The County For Criunniú Na nÓg

June 3, 2022 at 1:58 pm Comments are Disabled

THERE’S just over a week to go until the annual Cruinniú na nÓg returns, with free events for young people taking place around the county and online on Saturday, June 11. There is something for all ages and tastes in this year’s programme and some of the highlights include a […]

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Tralee Parnells To Hold Fundraising Table Quiz At O’Donnells

Tralee Parnells To Hold Fundraising Table Quiz At O’Donnells

June 3, 2022 at 9:33 am Comments are Disabled

THOSE of you wishing to test your general knowledge (and perhaps be rewarded for it) should head out to O’Donnells in Mounthawk tonight. The Tralee Parnells GAA  club will be holding a fundraising  quiz night at 8pm.  There will be lots of spot prizes on the night. All money raised […]

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In front; Tom, Darragh and Enda Moriarty with, at back, Marie Fitzgibbon, Sharon Williams, Michael Moriarty, Eamonn Fitzmaurice, Terry Boyle and Johnny Enright looking forward to the St Pats GAA Club Dingle Way Challenge. Photo by Dermot Crean

St Pats All Set For Dingle Way Challenge

June 2, 2022 at 10:17 am Comments are Disabled

THERE’S just days to go until fun-loving, active, souls take on a route through some of the most scenic areas of the county for the St Pats GAA Club Dingle Way Challenge. Taking place on Sunday, June 5, around 250 walkers are set to take on the challenge which sadly […]

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Early Call For Anyone Planning An Event For Culture Night 2022

Early Call For Anyone Planning An Event For Culture Night 2022

May 27, 2022 at 9:51 am Comments are Disabled

THE 17th edition of Culture Night will take place on Friday, September 23 and an early call out has gone out to anyone interested in organising an event in Kerry to get in touch with Kerry County Council. Culture Night is an annual all-island public event that celebrates culture, creativity […]

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Setting off at the start of the Donal Walsh Spa NS 6k Challenge on Sunday morning. Photo by Dermot Crean

Five Things To Do In Tralee And Beyond This Weekend

May 27, 2022 at 9:43 am Comments are Disabled

With glorious sunshine forecast all weekend, it’s a great opportunity to get out and about. Here’s some suggestions on what to do… Saturday 1. Rev up for Deja Vu… If you have any interest in cars, head down to The Mall from around 9am to see a collection of amazing […]

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The launch of the 2022 Spa NS Donal Walsh Memorial 6k Run/Walk. Photo by Dermot Crean

Spa NS Donal Walsh 6k Walk/Run Challenge Returns This Sunday

May 26, 2022 at 1:48 pm Comments are Disabled

THE ‘Donal Walsh Spa 6K Challenge’ will return this Sunday and there’s a fantastic day in prospect for all the family. This hugely popular event was first held in 2014 and has become a firm favourite on the community calendar in the Spa. Unfortunately, it was not possible to host […]

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Sharon Shannon

Sharon Shannon To Play Free Concert In Milltown For Féile Lughnasadh

May 25, 2022 at 11:52 am Comments are Disabled

TRAD music star Sharon Shannon will be returning to the Kingdom in July as part of Féile Lughnasadh, a free, family-family friendly celebration of traditional music and ancient culture in Milltown. The Milltown Listry CCE are no strangers to hosting the biggest names in traditional music, having welcomed The Chieftains, […]

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Tidy Towns Kilmoyley’s Fundraising 5k/10k Run Returns

Tidy Towns Kilmoyley’s Fundraising 5k/10k Run Returns

May 21, 2022 at 8:57 am Comments are Disabled

AFTER two years of Covid restrictions, Kilmoyley Tidy Towns has announced the return of its 5/10K fundraising run which will take place on Sunday, May 29 at 10am. It will follow the usual 5K route from St Erc’s Primary School to the School Cross on to O’ Sullivan’s Lerrig Stores […]

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Finnegan On Films: An Early Madonna Movie And An Irish Classic

Finnegan On Films: An Early Madonna Movie And An Irish Classic

May 21, 2022 at 8:50 am Comments are Disabled

A forgotten Madonna vehicle and an Irish classic are among our movie guy, James Finnegan’s recommendations for tonight… I am delighted to pass onto you a wonderful selection of films for your consideration today, and we are starting not with a good film, but a great one. Despicable Me (Saturday […]

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Dr Deirdre McQuilllan

Free Workshop In Tralee For Anyone Planning A Career As A Professional Artist

May 19, 2022 at 10:53 am Comments are Disabled

IF you’re planning on a career as a professional artist then it will definitely be worth attending a free workshop next Tuesday, May 24, at the Manor West Hotel. Dr Deirdre McQuillan, Project Team Leader, European University of Technology, is inviting community artists in the Tralee area to the workshop on planning personal […]

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Charity Car Wash This Saturday To Help Recovery Haven

Charity Car Wash This Saturday To Help Recovery Haven

May 19, 2022 at 10:51 am Comments are Disabled

IF you’re thinking of giving your car a bit of a Spring clean this weekend, then why not kill two birds with one stone and support a worthy charity at the same time. Staff and management at Enterprise Rent-A-Car in Tralee (off the John Joe Sheehy Road), are holding a […]

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Meet The Kerry Rose 2022 Contestants (Part 2)

Meet The Kerry Rose 2022 Contestants (Part 2)

May 18, 2022 at 4:44 pm Comments are Disabled

TraleeToday.ie’s coverage of the Kerry Rose Selection is brought to you by AIB Tralee… You already met 12 Kerry Rose 2022 Contestants earlier (click here), now here’s the rest of the ladies… Katie Foley — Vic Murphy Beauty Katie is 28 years old. She is originally from Mallow, Co. Cork but […]

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Meet The Kerry Rose 2022 Contestants (Part 1)

Meet The Kerry Rose 2022 Contestants (Part 1)

May 18, 2022 at 2:54 pm Comments are Disabled

TraleeToday.ie’s coverage of the Kerry Rose Selection is brought to you by AIB Tralee… There’s less than three weeks go to until 23 ladies take to the Siamsa Tíre stage on June 4 in a bid to become the Kerry Rose 2022. It’s time to get to know them a […]

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