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Ken Tobin of Yummy Cafe and John Harty of Taste Kerry look forward to the Taste Trail at this year's Tralee Food Festival. Photo by Dermot Crean

Something For All Tastes At The Tralee Food Festival This Weekend

September 21, 2018 at 2:32 pm 0 comments

SO it’s finally here and people are in for a real treat at many pubs, hotels and restaurants over the next three days. The fourth annual Tralee Food Festival will see a taste trail, live music, special menus, food market, a family fun day and much more to tantalise the […]

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Banna Is The Place For Motor Enthusiasts At The Ford Fair

Banna Is The Place For Motor Enthusiasts At The Ford Fair

September 21, 2018 at 2:08 pm 0 comments

IN case you’d forgotten, the inaugural Irish Ford Fair takes place this weekend out in Banna Beach Resort and there’s a great line-up of events planned. Co-sponsored by Kerry Motor Works Tralee, all vintage, classic, modified, new, old, race, rally, agricultural and pretty much anything with a Ford badge on […]

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The launch of Culture Night activities for 2018.

Seven Things To Do In Tralee On Culture Night

September 21, 2018 at 10:39 am 0 comments

Culture Night is here and events take place this evening at venues all over the county. There’s a bit going on in Tralee as you can see below… 1. Youth has its fling… The programme in Tralee opens with a youth choral performance at The Ashe Hotel at 5.00pm. Lisa Curran […]

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Tralee Library Hosting Event For Young Children On Saturday

Tralee Library Hosting Event For Young Children On Saturday

September 20, 2018 at 9:06 am 0 comments

THE local library is getting into the Tralee Food Festival spirit when it hosts a special event for the little ones on Saturday morning. ‘Bears, Books & Blankets’ is  a healthy Teddy Bears Picnic and Storytime for children aged 3 – 6 years beginning at 11.30am. Children can bring their […]

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The launch of Health and Wellbeing Week.

Loads Of Events In Tralee For Kerry’s First Health And Wellbeing Week

September 18, 2018 at 3:28 pm 0 comments

DOZENS of free events including workshops, seminars, coffee mornings, film screenings and sports events will form part of the first ever Health and Wellbeing Week in Kerry, which is being organised by the HSE and Kerry County Council. The week will coincide with World Mental Health Day and runs from […]

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An Tochar Education Centre in Causeway.

Causeway Macra To Hold 5k/10k Fun Run In Aid Of Down Syndrome Kerry

September 18, 2018 at 10:49 am 0 comments

CAUSEWAY Macra is hosting a 5K/10K Fun Run in aid of Down Syndrome Kerry taking place from An Tochar Adult Education Centre, Causeway on Sunday, September 30. On the day, registration will take place from 11am, with the run starting at 12 Noon Sharp. The cost is €10 per person […]

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Repro Free 20.8.17 Kilarney Dawn Milk Ladies Day 2017 .  Killarney Ladies Day judge Aidan O'Mahony with his wife Denise Healy .
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Fun, Fashion, Music And More At Ladies Lunch In The Rose Hotel

September 18, 2018 at 10:20 am 0 comments

HERE’S something fun to look forward to next month for ladies out there. An afternoon of fun, fashion, music, health and lifestyle tips will be had at a ladies lunch in the Rose Hotel, Tralee on Sunday, October 7 all to raise funds for the development of the Ballymacelligott GAA Ladies Club. […]

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Hozier Announces INEC Date For December

Hozier Announces INEC Date For December

September 17, 2018 at 12:22 pm 0 comments

IRISH singer/songwriter Hozier is to play a date at the INEC in Killarney this December. The internationally acclaimed, multi-platinum selling artist will play five shows in Ireland during the month of December in Dublin, Belfast and finally in Kerry on Thursday, December 20. On Twitter he said: “I’m very excited […]

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John Cho in 'Searching'.

McCann At The Movies: ‘Searching’ Is A Clever And Timely Thriller

September 15, 2018 at 10:19 am 0 comments

John McCann says ‘Searching’ has strong performances and is an inventive, tense thriller… After two fruitful weeks at Tralee Omniplex with ‘BlackkKlansman’ and ‘Black 47’ amongst the best of 2018’s productions, I was delighted to see that this marked rise in quality continued with this weeks’ feature ‘Searching’ – a tense […]

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Filming of Abbeyleaks in Tralee last February. Photo by Jill St John Harrington

Free Screening Of Film Shot In Tralee At The Omniplex

September 14, 2018 at 9:29 am Comments are Disabled

A FREE screening of a short film shot in Tralee back in February will take place next Thursday at Tralee Omniplex. ‘Abbeyleaks’ is produced by local actor/writer man Patrick McDonnell and directed by Philip Briggs who has worked on a number of top US TV shows. Local actors taking part […]

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22.9.17  Culture Night Kerry Friday 22nd September. With the national catchphrase Switch On Culture Night, venues and public spaces across Kerry open their doors to host a programme of arts entertainment late into the night. Culture Night is an all-Kerry celebration of arts, heritage and culture . Pictured in Siamsa Tire Tralee - 


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Baile Mhuire Centre To Host ‘Céilí Afro Dabke’ On Culture Night

September 14, 2018 at 9:27 am Comments are Disabled

CÉILÍ Afro Dabke will take place in Baile Mhuire Day Care Centre in Balloonagh, Tralee on Culture Night, Friday, September 21 from 7.30pm to 9.30pm. This is a world music céilí dance developed by dancer and choreographer Catherine Young and The Welcoming Project with a cast spanning performers from Ireland, Europe, Palestine, […]

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Movie Screening At Omniplex To Raise Funds For Cancer Charities

Movie Screening At Omniplex To Raise Funds For Cancer Charities

September 13, 2018 at 3:48 pm Comments are Disabled

A NEW Irish movie will be screened at Tralee Omniplex next month to support Recovery Haven and Kerry Cancer Support. ‘For Molly’ tells the story of a young Irish couple ‘Evan and Laura’, engaged to be married and preparing for the arrival of their first child ‘Molly’ when a shock […]

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Pictured - Derek Rusk, Manager of Manor West Retail Park with Aisling Enright from Tralee and Seoidin Long from Tralee at last year’s Wellness on your Doorstep event.

‘Wellness On Your Doorstep’ Returns To Manor West Shopping Centre

September 12, 2018 at 7:12 pm Comments are Disabled

MANOR West Shopping Centre and Retail Park will host its annual ‘Wellness on Your Doorstep’ exhibition on Saturday, September 22nd from 12pm to 5pm. The event will provide information to the local community and visitors to Manor West about organisations, clubs and services which are right on their doorstep in […]

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Gemma Sugrue with Jenny Greene.

Another INEC Date Added For Jenny Greene And RTE Orchestra

September 12, 2018 at 12:08 pm Comments are Disabled

DUE to phenomenal demand 2FM Live with Jenny Greene and the RTÉ Concert Orchestra have announced a second date at the INEC Killarney on Saturday, December 8. After selling out two shows in 2017 2fm Live are back to do it all over again with two more shows this December. […]

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Launching the Recovery Haven 'Movember Challenge' were, in front; Mike Smith and Anthony Clifford. Seated is James Kelly. Back from left; Jamie Blake, Marketing Officer with Recovery Haven Marisa Reidy, Junior Locke, Siobhan McSweeney of Recovery Haven and Brian McCannon. Photo by Dermot Crean

Search For Volunteers For Recovery Haven’s ‘Movember Challenge’

September 12, 2018 at 9:39 am Comments are Disabled

CANCER support charity, Recovery Haven Kerry, is calling on the men of the Kingdom to come together and show their support for its inaugural “100 Men/€100” Movember Challenge. The charity, which offers free, therapeutic support to almost 1,300 cancer patients across Kerry, is hoping to recruit 100 men to shave […]

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Members of the club committee. From left to right, back row: Anthony Garvey, Donal McCarthy, Eamonn Bannan, Sergey Udaltsov, John McGillycuddy. Front row: Derry Butler and Lily Tangney

Tralee Toastmasters Club To Hold Open Night

September 12, 2018 at 9:38 am Comments are Disabled

TRALEE Toastmasters will be holding an opening meeting (no charge for guests) on Monday, September 17 at Kerins O’Rahilly’s Club at 8pm. Everyone is welcome. For those who are not familiar with Toastmasters its aims are to enable people to build confidence in general and in public speaking and leadership […]

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Listowel Races launch 2018 with Aoibhinn Garrihy and Marietta Dolan.
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SPONSORED: What A Week Of Fun, Fashion And Great Racing At Listowel Races!

September 11, 2018 at 11:40 am Comments are Disabled

THE race is on  to Munster’s biggest and best racing festival – the 7 day Listowel Harvest Racing Festival, from Sunday, September 9th until Saturday, September 15. This year Listowel Race Company is celebrating 160 years of racing at the scenic course, making it one of the longest established race […]

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Kerry's architectural heritage will be the focus of the inaugural Architecture Kerry festival which takes place from the 28th to 30th September. The event will feature talks, free guided tours, exhibitions, workshops and family events all around the county. Pictured at the launch in Ballonagh Convent Chapel are from left Barbara Carey, Carey Architects, Mike Scannell, Director of Services, Kerry County Council, Victoria McCarthy, Architectural Conservation Officer, Kerry County Council, Norma Foley, Cathaoirleach, Kerry County Council, Cormac Kane, Kane Williams Architects and Kate Kennelly, Creative Ireland Coordinator in Kerry. Pic: Pauline Dennigan

Tralee Venues To Host Part Of Architecture Kerry Festival This Month

September 11, 2018 at 10:22 am Comments are Disabled

KERRY’S architectural heritage will be the focus of the inaugural Architecture Kerry festival which takes place later this month. The event, which will showcase and celebrate the best of the county’s architectural heritage, will take place from September 28 to 30 and will feature talks, free guided tours, exhibitions, workshops […]

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McCann At The Movies: ‘Black 47’ — A Famine Thriller Worthy Of Attention

McCann At The Movies: ‘Black 47’ — A Famine Thriller Worthy Of Attention

September 8, 2018 at 9:40 am Comments are Disabled

John McCann says ‘Black 47’ delivers as a historical piece and on an entertainment level… A constant presence on the film festival circuit throughout the country this year, including a gala screening at the Dingle International Film Festival last March, Black 47 finally gets its long-awaited nationwide release this week. Incredibly, the […]

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Final Chance To Register For Cullotys Of Currovough Gathering

Final Chance To Register For Cullotys Of Currovough Gathering

September 7, 2018 at 9:54 am Comments are Disabled

THE organiser of a family gathering later this month is encouraging people with a connection to the Cullotys of Currovough to register to attend the event before this Sunday. Mike Culloty has had a great response to his appeal to find relations to come to the event and one of […]

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Looking forward to the annual Tony O'Donoghue Memorial Walk this Saturday were, in front; Millie O'Brien, Ally Lynch and Aoife Burke. At back; Andrea O'Donoghue, Michael Ryle, Donal Brosnan, Mary O'Donoghue, Teresa O'Brien and Stephen Griffin. Photo by Dermot Crean

Walk To Remember Tony And Raise Funds For Palliative Care Unit

September 5, 2018 at 10:52 am 1 comment

IF you fancy getting a bit of exercise on Saturday evening, then the annual Tony O’Donoghue Memorial Walk is for you. Taking place from the Blennerville Windmill Car-Park at 5pm, the walk remembers Tony, a great stalwart of St Pat’s GAA Club who passed away in September of 2014. Organised […]

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Looking forward to the Irish Food Fair later this month was Kieran Griffin (right) and Stephen Benner (right) of Kerry Motor Works with organiser Ray Stack (centre). Photo by Dermot Crean

Fantastic Ford Fair To Be Fun Family Weekend In Banna

September 5, 2018 at 9:55 am Comments are Disabled

IT’S all systems go as organisers rev up for The Irish Ford Fair later this month. Banna Beach Resort & Kerry Motor Works Tralee are proud to present the fair where they are looking for vintage, classic, modified, new, old, race, rally, agricultural and pretty much anything with a Ford badge […]

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Organisers looking forward to the Ballymac Vintage Rally weekend on September 15/16. Photo by Dermot Crean

Great Weekend Of Events Planned For Ballymac Vintage Rally

September 5, 2018 at 9:53 am Comments are Disabled

THE newly-formed Ballymacelligott Vintage Club will hold its inaugural rally and family fun day, in the field adjacent to O’Riada’s Bar and Restaurant, on Sunday, September 16. The rally will be preceded on Saturday night, September 15, from 8pm with a ‘pig on the spit’, music and dance at O’Riada’s […]

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Conor O'Grady.

Siamsa Tíre’s Artist In Residence To Give Public Talk

September 3, 2018 at 1:10 pm Comments are Disabled

SIAMSA Tíre’s artist-in-residence, Conor O’Grady will be giving a talk on his residency in Tralee and the work he has been undertaking over the last two months. The talk will take place on Thursday, September 6 next at 3pm in the Gallery at Siamsa Tíre and is open to the public and […]

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McCann At The Movies: ‘BlacKkKLansman’ Is One Of The Year’s Best Films

McCann At The Movies: ‘BlacKkKLansman’ Is One Of The Year’s Best Films

September 1, 2018 at 9:59 am Comments are Disabled

John McCann says ‘BlackKklansman’ is a powerful feature from veteran director that may well be one of 2018’s finest features… After enjoying the exploits of Denzel Washington last week in ‘Equalizer 2’ this week, it was the turn of Washington Jnr, John David Washington and Adam Driver in Spike Lee’s […]

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Gemma Sugrue with Jenny Greene.

Jenny Greene And RTE Orchestra Back In The INEC This Winter

August 31, 2018 at 1:21 pm Comments are Disabled

  LAST year they lifted the roof off the INEC Killarney with two sell out shows and now 2FM Live with Jenny Greene and the RTÉ Concert Orchestra are returning to the INEC Killarney on Friday 7 December to do it all over again. The collaboration has sold out shows all over the […]

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Candlelight Vigil In Pearse Park To Remember Those Lost To Suicide

Candlelight Vigil In Pearse Park To Remember Those Lost To Suicide

August 30, 2018 at 6:21 pm Comments are Disabled

THERE is to be a candlelight vigil held next month, with those who have been affected by suicide encouraged to come down to Pearse Park to remember those  they have lost. The event will take place on World Suicide Day, September 10 at 8.30pm in the with members of the […]

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The launch of Culture Night activities for 2018.

Range Of Tralee Events Lined Up For Culture Night 2018

August 28, 2018 at 2:30 pm Comments are Disabled

A RANGE of events have been announced for Tralee venues for Culture Night which takes place on Friday, September 21, 2018. In Kerry the event is in its 14th year and the selection this year is “one of the best to date”, said Cathaoirleach of Kerry County Council, Norma Foley […]

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Tralee Rowing Club Invites Adults To Open Day

Tralee Rowing Club Invites Adults To Open Day

August 28, 2018 at 11:03 am Comments are Disabled

TRALEE Rowing Club is inviting people to their Open Day for adults on Saturday, September 1, at the Canal in Tralee from 11.30am to 2.30pm. This is a great opportunity to try rowing, meet their coaches and adult rowers. The club will have rowing machines and boats available and no […]

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Learn More About Tralee VTOS Courses At Information Morning

Learn More About Tralee VTOS Courses At Information Morning

August 28, 2018 at 11:01 am Comments are Disabled

THOSE with an interest in getting back into education should pay a visit to Tralee VTOS at Clash on Wednesday, August 29, for an Open Information Morning, from 10am to 1pm, about the services they offer. The information morning gives details on the two year Leaving Cert course, QQI Level 3 General […]

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