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Three classics come back to Tralee Omniplex.

Omniplex To Screen Christmas Classics In December For #BringItBack Season

November 20, 2018 at 3:59 pm 0 comments

TRALEE Omniplex is getting all seasonal with the screening of three classic Christmas movies (and one not so old) as part of their #BringItBack season. This Friday sees them re-screen the much-loved musical, ‘The Greatest Showman’ due to popular demand. Starring Hugh Jackman, the movie was a massive success when released […]

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Martin Moore, Paige and Mags Quillinan, Aoife Moynihan, Maura Sullivan, Mary and Deirdre Moore with 'Jazz' launching the Santa Fun Run at Tralee Wetlands on Tuesday. Photo by Dermot Crean

‘Be A Claus For A Cause’ At The Santa Fun Run

November 20, 2018 at 3:21 pm 0 comments

TRALEE will once again play host to the annual ever-popular Santa Fun Run on Sunday, December 16 and everyone is invited to ‘be a Claus for a cause’. Now in its’ sixth year this event has gone from strength to strength as families get into the Christmas spirit by coming out to participate, […]

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The Britain's Got Talent team are coming back to Tralee.

‘Britain’s Got Talent’ Auditions In Tralee This Week

November 20, 2018 at 12:32 pm 0 comments

IT’S one of the most popular shows in the UK and Ireland and now you have a chance to audition to see if you have what it takes to be a star. Britain’s Got Talent is looking for people in Tralee and Kerry to head along to auditions in town […]

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Looking forward to the annual St John's Bazaar were, from left; Vincent O'Sullivan, Eileen Murrihy, Celine O'Callaghan, Nora Maher, Margaret Crean, Fr Tadhg Fitzgerald, Bridie O'Connor, Mary Hayes, John Murphy and Ita Behan. Photo by Dermot Crean

Fantastic Prizes Up For Grabs At Annual St John’s Parish Bazaar

November 20, 2018 at 10:15 am 0 comments

IT’S that time of year again when people gather over a weekend in KDYS Denny Street for the St. John’s Parish annual Bazaar. Taking place from Friday 30th November to Sunday 2nd December, as always, there will be plenty on offer – raffles and auctions galore – everything from 2019 […]

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Rose Of Tralee And Mayor To Light Up Tralee For Christmas This Saturday

Rose Of Tralee And Mayor To Light Up Tralee For Christmas This Saturday

November 20, 2018 at 9:50 am 0 comments

THE Rose of Tralee, Kirsten Mate Maher, and the Mayor of Tralee, Cllr Graham Spring, will switch on the Christmas Lights in The Square, Tralee at 5pm this Saturday, heralding the start of five weeks of Festive fun in Kerry’s Shopping Capital. Tralee boasts the most colourful and decorative Christmas […]

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Expert To Give Free Talk On Healthy Eating For Older People At Tralee Library

Expert To Give Free Talk On Healthy Eating For Older People At Tralee Library

November 19, 2018 at 10:14 am 0 comments

A FREE event aimed at older people will take place at Tralee Library this week. “Eat Well, Age Well – Healthy Eating for Older People” is a talk by Niamh O’Connor, Dietician and Nutrition Consultant and takes place this Thursday morning at 11am. Topics will include : what does a […]

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Launching the Memorial Tree for the Kerry Hospice Foundation were Andrea O'Donoghue, Ursula O'Connell, Joe Hennebery, Deirdre Walsh, Marie O'Connell, Eileen Sheehy, Maura Sullivan and Fearghal Grimes. Photo by Dermot Crean

Kerry Hospice And UHK Combine To Host Memorial Tree Ceremony

November 18, 2018 at 11:24 am 0 comments

FOR the first time, University Hospital Kerry and Kerry Hospice Foundation are together hosting a special Christmas event which will also support the continuous wonderful work of the Kerry Hospice Foundation . Deirdre Walsh of Radio Kerry officially launched the Light to Remember Memorial Christmas Tree on Saturday evening. A […]

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Eamonn Browne with 'Beauty' and members of Na Gaeil GAA Club launching their race night. Photo by Dermot Crean

Na Gaeil Under Starters Orders For Annual Race Night

November 18, 2018 at 11:24 am 0 comments

IT’S been a momentous year so far for Na Gaeil GAA Club and they’ll enjoy another great night at the end of the month when they hold their annual race night. Just last weekend they held a 40th anniversary bash at the clubhouse, but the club faithful will be back […]

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Music And Festive Cooking At Gaelcholáiste Chiarraí Parents Council Fundraiser

Music And Festive Cooking At Gaelcholáiste Chiarraí Parents Council Fundraiser

November 18, 2018 at 11:22 am 0 comments

THE Parents Council of Gaelcholáiste Chiarraí will present an evening of Festive Cookery by Chef Frank Moynihan at The Meadowlands Hotel, Tralee on Thursday, November 29, at 8.00pm. The evening will commence at 7.15 pm with music performed by students from the school. In addition to the cookery demonstration there […]

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The Grinch

McCann At The Movies: ‘The Grinch’ Is Sweet And Sugary Colourful Fun

November 17, 2018 at 10:57 am 0 comments

John McCann says ‘The Grinch’ is a charming yuletide tale that will please the younger members of the family… SIX weeks away from Christmas and with ‘The Nutcracker’ already getting the feast of festive film underway, this week the whole family headed to Tralee Omniplex to catch the latest in […]

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Thomas O'Connell, Sandy McSweeney, David Murphy and Alan Mulligan at the Recovery Haven quiz in Kirby's Brogue Inn on Thursday night. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Table Quiz Kicks Off Recovery Haven Fundraisers In Town This Month

November 16, 2018 at 9:13 am 0 comments

KIRBY’S Brogue Inn was the venue for a table quiz last night in aid of Recovery Haven. It was the first of three events taking place over the next few weeks in the Tralee area in aid of the cancer support facility. Two big events are coming up towards the […]

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Special guest Pamela Flood will join host Deirdre Walsh at the Talkabout Christmas Tea Party on Sunday November 18.

Four Things To Do Around Tralee This Weekend

November 16, 2018 at 9:13 am 0 comments

The weather is supposed to stay dry so it’s an opportunity to get out and about after the few days of rain we’ve endured. Here’s a few things to do… Saturday 1. Celebrate with the Parkrunners… It’s the 200th Parkrun since it began in the Town Park back in January […]

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Glenderry NS pupils and teachers look forward to Christmas concert.

Ballyheigue School Prepares For Christmas Concert

November 15, 2018 at 3:26 pm 0 comments

EXCITEMENT is building in Glenderry NS, Ballyheigue, as they prepare for their earlier than usual Christmas Concert. This year they decided to bring the concert to the Community Centre in the village, as the Parents Association had requested for many years. It will take place on November 28 at 7pm. […]

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Join The Parkrun Family For Their 200th Celebrations

Join The Parkrun Family For Their 200th Celebrations

November 15, 2018 at 2:21 pm 0 comments

NEXT Saturday sees another milestone reached in the history of Parkrun in Tralee. It will be the 200th Parkrun since it began in the Town Park back in January 2015. Since then it has become a fantastic weekly 5k event with hundreds availing of the fantastic facility that is our […]

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Premiere Of Film On Ardfert To Take Place In Siamsa Next Week

Premiere Of Film On Ardfert To Take Place In Siamsa Next Week

November 15, 2018 at 10:51 am 0 comments

A SCREENING of the new offering from local film producer, James McCarthy and his wife Catherine, featuring the village of Ardfert will take place next week. The two hour film ‘Ardfert — A Historical Gem’ was two years in the making. The village is steeped in history, from St Brendan […]

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Santa is back in Manor West Shopping Centre from this weekend.

Santa Claus Arrives In Manor West This Weekend

November 15, 2018 at 10:13 am 0 comments

WITH the festive season well and truly upon us, Manor West Shopping Centre and Retail Park is certainly embracing the Christmas spirit. As part of the centre’s fantastic line up of free events in the run up to Christmas, Santa Claus will be at the centre on Saturday, November 17 […]

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Paudie Lynch with his painting and daughter Aoife Lynch at the official opening of Tralee Art Group's new exhibition in Tralee Library on Tuesday. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Tralee Art Group Surpasses Itself With Amazing New Exhibition

November 14, 2018 at 9:25 am 1 comment

FROM Elvis to Munster rugby, Banna Sea Rescue to dolphins, you’ll find these the subject of amazing artwork at Tralee Library from now until the end of the month. Tralee Art Group’s new exhibition, entitled “Out of the Blue”, was officially opened last night by Mary Greene, Arts Officer at […]

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IT Tralee’s SVP Society To Hold ‘Masquerade Ball’ Fundraiser

IT Tralee’s SVP Society To Hold ‘Masquerade Ball’ Fundraiser

November 13, 2018 at 4:16 pm Comments are Disabled

THE IT Tralee St. Vincent de Paul Society are holding a ‘Masquerade Ball’ in Ballyroe Heights Hotel next month to help their students. The ball on Thursday, December 6, is in aid of St. Vincent de Paul and the money raised will go directly back into helping less fortunate students […]

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Ciara Dolan presenting 'Wild Kids'.

Tralee Woman To Talk About Presenting Wildlife Show On RTE Jnr

November 13, 2018 at 12:28 pm Comments are Disabled

A TRALEE woman will speak about her experience as  TV presenter in one of three events in the IT Tralee’s  ‘Film Makers Meet Wildlife In Kerry’ mini-festival series. Taking place this Wednesday at 7pm in the L108 Lecture Theatre, Solas Building, North Campus, Ciara Dolan, a graduate of BSc(H)in Wildlife Biology will speak of her […]

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Santa Claus is joined by Tigger, Shimmer & Shine, Winnie the Pooh and Alice to launch Santaland at CH and the Christmas parade. Photo by Dermot Crean

Christmas In Tralee Will Truly Begin With The CH Parade And Santaland

November 13, 2018 at 9:49 am Comments are Disabled

IT’S only six weeks away and excitement is already building for the annual CH Tralee Christmas parade. It’s an event which is seen as the official start of the Christmas in the town and hundreds line the route where Santa and Mrs Claus, along with many familiar characters, arrive on […]

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Artists Mieke Vanmechelan & Annmarie Ní Churreáin at work with a group of young participants at Cruinniu na nÓg earlier his year. A seminar for artists titled Being Creative will take place at Siamsa Tire on December 10th from 10-4pm. Photo: M Cooper Galvin

Seminar For Artists To Take Place At Siamsa Tíre

November 10, 2018 at 9:28 am Comments are Disabled

THE Arts Office at Kerry County Council is collaborating with Visual Artists Ireland (VAI) on a seminar for artists which will take place at Siamsa Tire in Tralee on Saturday, December from 10am to 4pm. ‘Being Creative: Tools in how to maintain creativity and overcome blocks’  is taking place with […]

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Viola Davis and Liam Neeson in 'Widows'

McCann At The Movies: ‘Widows’ Is A Heist Movie To Leave Audiences Satisfied

November 10, 2018 at 9:26 am Comments are Disabled

John McCann says ‘Widows’ is tense and thrilling multi-layered heist movie that will leave it’s audience satisified… The movie selection for this week’s movie review at Tralee Omniplex was a very easy decision to make. Combine an Academy Award winning director in Steve McQueen, with source material from the great […]

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Eileen Whelan, Audrey Moran, Eileen Moran and Con O'Connor looking forward to the Coffee/Fashion morning to highlight the Grace Moran Memorial Walk and to raise funds for Cuan Mhuire, Pieta House and MS Branch.

Four Things To Do Around Tralee This Weekend

November 9, 2018 at 9:27 am Comments are Disabled

A memorial walk, supporting the Warriors, joining the circus or commemorating the WW1 dead…here’s a few things to do this weekend… Friday 1. Circus festival fun… The National Circus of Ireland Festival is in full swing and there’s loads to do around town. The festival, which continues until Sunday, will see […]

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A performer in the parade. Photo by Dermot Crean

The Circus Festival Has Come To Town And There’s Loads To See And Do

November 8, 2018 at 4:31 pm Comments are Disabled

PERFORMERS from all over the country and beyond are in Tralee this week as the annual National Circus Festival of Ireland kicked off today. The festival, which continues until Sunday, will see shows, workshops, street entertainment, parades and more over the next few days. Organised by Tralee man Con Horgan, […]

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Special guest Pamela Flood will join host Deirdre Walsh at the Talkabout Christmas Tea Party on Sunday November 18.

Radio Kerry Invites Ladies To The ‘Talkabout Tea Party’

November 8, 2018 at 9:59 am Comments are Disabled

THE second Radio Kerry ‘TalkAbout Christmas Tea Party’ has been announced for Ballygarry House Hotel on Sunday, November 18 with special guest, TV star Pamela Flood. Hosted by presenter Deirdre Walsh, the theme for this year’s event is ‘Looking good as you age’ with the focus on women in their […]

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Circus Tricks And Science Combine For Workshop In Museum

Circus Tricks And Science Combine For Workshop In Museum

November 7, 2018 at 4:08 pm Comments are Disabled

KERRY County Museum is celebrating National Science Week and National Circus Festival all in one event on this Saturday at 2.30pm and 4pm. ‘StrongWomenScience’ is a performance and workshop suitable for all the family. Ever wanted to know how you balance a chair on your chin, if you can juggle liquid, or how […]

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O’Brennan School To Hold Celebrations For 150th Anniversary

O’Brennan School To Hold Celebrations For 150th Anniversary

November 7, 2018 at 10:51 am Comments are Disabled

THERE’S a great day planned on Friday, November 16 to celebrate the 150th anniversary of O’Brennan NS. They are having a celebration to mark the occasion, beginning with an Open Morning for visitors from 9.30am to 11.30am and everyone is welcome to come along.  There will be light refreshments, music and […]

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Declan O’Rourke To Kick-Off ‘Learn From Leaders’ Series Of Live Gigs At Benners

Declan O’Rourke To Kick-Off ‘Learn From Leaders’ Series Of Live Gigs At Benners

November 7, 2018 at 10:49 am Comments are Disabled

THREE great music artists will play in a series of concerts in Tralee in the run up to Christmas beginning this Thursday with Declan O’Rourke, fresh from winning Best Original Folk Track for ‘Along the Western Seaboard’ at the RTE Folk Awards two weeks ago. Benner’s Hotel will be the venue […]

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Launching the upcoming Connect Kerry Ladies Lunch were Fashion writer Catherine Keane, Aoife Hickey of The Ashe Hotel, Margaret Kissane of Connect Kerry, Toireasa Ferris (MC for the event) and General Manager fo The Ashe Hotel Ruth O'Sullivan. Photo by Dermot Crean

Connect Kerry Ladies Luncheon And Fashion Afternoon Is Back Again This Month

November 7, 2018 at 10:47 am Comments are Disabled

CONNECT Publications is hosting their annual Ladies Lunch and Fashion Afternoon at the Ashe Hotel Tralee, on Sunday, November 25. The day will commence at 12.30pm with a Christmas Bellini Reception and ladies can avail of the final make up touches at Alfie’s Powder Rooms, lots of gift ideas on […]

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2018 Rose of Tralee Kirsten Mate Maher on stage in the Festival Dome at the Rose of Tralee International Festival on 21 August 2018
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Rose Festival To Begin A Little Later Than Usual For 60th Anniversary

November 7, 2018 at 9:57 am Comments are Disabled

NEXT year is a very special one for the Rose of Tralee International Festival as it celebrates its 60th anniversary. It’s already been announced that there will be no regional finals and centres will put forward a Rose every two years (apart from Kerry, Cork and Dublin) resulting in just […]

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