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Marie O'Carroll meets Sligo Rose Lisa Maloney and Arizona Rose Lauren Koll at the Palliative Care Unit of UHK on Friday morning. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Roses Pay A Visit To Palliative Care Unit

August 18, 2017 at 1:19 pm 0 comments

TraleeToday.ie’s coverage of the Rose of Tralee International Festival is brought to you by AIB Tralee… A NUMBER of Rose of Tralee contestants paid a visit to the Palliative Care Unit at University Hospital Kerry on Friday morning. They met staff and patients to hear about the amazing work that […]

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Four Things To See At The Festival On Friday

Four Things To See At The Festival On Friday

August 18, 2017 at 9:48 am 0 comments

TraleeToday.ie’s coverage of the Rose of Tralee International Festival is brought to you by AIB Tralee… It’s really today that the family fun begins in earnest and the town centre comes alive. There’s loads to do from dawn to well past dusk so here’s a few suggestions… 1. Check out […]

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Rose of Tralee Maggie McEldowney with host Marty Morrissey at the Celebration Of Roses event in the Dome on Thursday night. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Marty Hosts A Party As First 16 Roses Are Chosen For Final

August 18, 2017 at 9:37 am 0 comments

TraleeToday.ie’s coverage of the Rose of Tralee International Festival is brought to you by AIB Tralee… BALLYLONGFORD native Aisling Walsh is through to the live TV final next week as the first 16 Roses for the selection nights were chosen. The Dome came alive last night as hundreds of family […]

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Roses To Join Norah Casey And Businesswomen On ‘Mentorship Walk’

Roses To Join Norah Casey And Businesswomen On ‘Mentorship Walk’

August 17, 2017 at 4:53 pm 0 comments

TraleeToday.ie’s coverage of the Rose of Tralee International Festival is brought to you by AIB Tralee… AN X Factor finalist, an actress, and high ranking business women will all share the stage at Norah Casey’s Rose Women’s Academy next Monday at Siamsa Tíre. Broadcaster and publishing entrepreneur, Norah Casey will delve […]

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Kerry Rose Escorts Thomas Lynch, Shane Thornton, Jackie Healy Rae, Joseph Meehan and Sean O'Connor at a make-up tutorial in CH Chemists on Wednesday morning. Photo by Dermot Crean

WATCH: Kerry Escorts Are Revved Up For The Week Ahead

August 16, 2017 at 3:39 pm 0 comments

TraleeToday.ie’s coverage of the Rose of Tralee International Festival is brought to you by AIB Tralee… THEY’LL be busy men. With the arrival of the Roses yesterday, it was the signal for the Rose Escorts to begin their duties for the week. To help them along, a make-up tutorial was […]

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Leona Kane and  Bethesaida Hailegeorgis of CH Chemists in front of part of the wonderful window display of the 64 Roses. Photo by Dermot Crean

CH Chemists Goes All Out To Welcome Roses

August 16, 2017 at 9:14 am 0 comments

TraleeToday.ie’s coverage of the Rose of Tralee International Festival is brought to you by AIB Tralee… WITH the Rose of festival officially beginning today, it’s good to see local shops in town  supporting the event. One such business is CH Chemists who have devoted the two windows of their store […]

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Kerry natives who are Roses this year, London Rose Caoimhe Gallagher, Kerry Rose Breda O'Mahony and Sydney Rose Aisling Walsh  at The Rose Hotel on Tuesday. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Roses Arrive In Town And Breda’s Having A Ball So Far

August 16, 2017 at 9:14 am 0 comments

TraleeToday.ie’s coverage of the Rose of Tralee International Festival is brought to you by AIB Tralee SO now their week really begins. The 64 Roses received a rousing welcome on Tuesday afternoon when they disembarked from the coaches to a jazz band playing and banners waving to arrive at The […]

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Pictures from the Rose of Tralee - Roses arrive too the Guinness Storehouse Brewery for the Brewery experience telling the tale of Ireland's famous beer, with tastings and a rooftop bar at St James's Gate . Cork Rose Aisling O'Connor , Wexford Rose Julie Sinnott , Dublin Rose Maria Coughlan and Sydney Rose Aisling Walsh . 
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PHOTOS: Roses Arrive Today After Fun Times In Dublin And Kildare

August 15, 2017 at 11:37 am 0 comments

THE 64 Roses will arrive in Tralee on Tuesday afternoon after enjoying a few days in Kildare and Dublin. They took in a visit to the Guinness Storehouse on Monday and looked like they enjoyed the experience as Domnick Walsh’s photos below show. They also took time out to support […]

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WATCH: Ballylongford Wishes Good Luck To Its Rose With Stunning Video

WATCH: Ballylongford Wishes Good Luck To Its Rose With Stunning Video

August 10, 2017 at 12:28 pm Comments are Disabled

IN case you didn’t know, the Sydney Rose this year is a Ballylongford woman and the village is very proud of her. Aisling Walsh (27) grew up in the north Kerry village with her parents, brother and sister. After qualifying in nursing from IT Tralee, she moved to Sydney four […]

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PHOTOS: Meet The Rose Of Tralee 2017 Contestants (Part Two)

PHOTOS: Meet The Rose Of Tralee 2017 Contestants (Part Two)

August 10, 2017 at 10:39 am Comments are Disabled

Yesterday, 32 Rose of Tralee 2017 contestants introduced themselves here before they arrive in Tralee next Tuesday. Now here’s the other 32 ladies… MEATH ROSE – ANNE LYNAM Hi there everyone, my name is Anne Lynam and I am 24 years old. I live in a small area called Hortland […]

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REPRO FREE - KERRY Rose, Breda O’Mahony, has announced that Tamarind Asian Restaurant, Balloonagh, Tralee will welcome all 64 Roses for dinner to celebrate the restaurant’s 12th birthday on Wednesday 16th August. 
Kerry Rose Breda O'Mahony with staff members Meave Ong , Caitlin Ong and owner Andrew Ong at the Tamarind Restaurant in Tralee .  The the Tamarind Restaurant will be hosting the 2017 Roses on Wed 16th for dinner and an evening of fun . 
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ROSE COUNTDOWN: Asian Restaurant To Host Roses For Special Birthday Dinner

August 9, 2017 at 2:09 pm Comments are Disabled

THE Kerry Rose, Breda O’Mahony, visited Tamarind Asian Restaurant, last week to announce that they will welcome all 64 Roses for dinner to celebrate the restaurant’s 12th birthday on Wednesday, August 16. The owners of Tamarind Restaurant on Matt Talbot Road, Andrew Ong and his wife Angeline, are looking forward […]

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Launching the Balloon Fundraiser in aid of the Palliative Care Centre were Ted Moynihan and Mairead Fernane of Kerry Hospice, Kerry Rose Breda O'Mahony and Mary Shanahan of Kerry Hospice. Photo by Dermot Crean

Kerry Rose Launches Balloon Fundraiser In Aid Of Palliative Care Unit

August 9, 2017 at 10:32 am 2 comments

A FUNDRAISER started by a former Rose of Tralee will return this year to help the Palliative Care Unit which opens in October. Kerry Hospice  volunteers will return to the Town Park again this year on Sunday, August 20 to launch balloons to remember loved ones who have survived or passed […]

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PHOTOS: Meet The Rose Of Tralee Contestants (Part One)

PHOTOS: Meet The Rose Of Tralee Contestants (Part One)

August 9, 2017 at 10:08 am Comments are Disabled

THERE’S less than a week to go until the 64 Rose of Tralee 2017 contestants arrive in town for a week they’ll never forget. Maybe it’s time to find out more about them. Meet the first 32 Roses who will tell you about themselves… ABU DHABI ROSE – NIAMH KELLY […]

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This Is A Sure Sign The Rose Festival Is Nearly Here

This Is A Sure Sign The Rose Festival Is Nearly Here

July 26, 2017 at 8:51 pm 1 comment

TIS only weeks away now. The images below are enough to bring joy to hundreds and a sense of foreboding to many more younger readers. The Dome is going up which means the Rose of Tralee Festival and all the fun it brings is near. But as night follows day, […]

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Anthony O'Gara, CEO of the Rose Of Tralee International Festival.

Rose Festival Boss Says Fáilte Ireland Funding Cut Is “Snub To Tralee”

July 21, 2017 at 3:12 pm Comments are Disabled

FÁILTE Ireland has been criticised by the Rose of Tralee International Festival CEO about the cut in funding for the festival this year. Anthony O’Gara was speaking on Radio Kerry’s ‘Kerry Today’ programme this morning, where he said the cut was “a bit of a snub to Tralee and Kerry […]

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19-7-2017: Contestants in the Rose of Tralee from left, Amy Callaghan, Donegal, Layleigh Maher, Limerick, Aisling McArdle, Yorkshire, Sheila Ryan, Tipperary, Breda O'Mahony, Kerry, Aoife Murray, Clare and Lisa Maloney, Sligo  were special guests at Killarney Races / Roses evening on Wednesday evening.
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PHOTOS: The Roses Go Racing In Killarney

July 20, 2017 at 10:55 am Comments are Disabled

SOME of the Rose of Tralee contestants got a taste of racing yesterday evening at Ireland’s most scenic racecourse. Killarney is enjoying four days of racing and the rain stayed away so the glamorous Roses and their escorts could enjoy the evening with thousands of other punters. Today is Dawn […]

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Appeal To Businesses To Help Fund Festival’s Street Entertainment

Appeal To Businesses To Help Fund Festival’s Street Entertainment

July 18, 2017 at 2:48 pm Comments are Disabled

ADVERTISEMENT New to Garvey’s Supervalu Tralee…ice-cream doughnuts! FESTIVAL organisers have again asked the business community in Tralee to help with funding the free street entertainment programme at this year’s Rose of Tralee International Festival. The support of the local business community will be more important than recent years after Fáilte Ireland further cut […]

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All Rose Festival Town Centre Entertainment To Be Free This Year

All Rose Festival Town Centre Entertainment To Be Free This Year

July 13, 2017 at 10:04 am 2 comments

THERE will be no ticketed concerts in the Square this year during the Rose of Tralee International Festival. Last year there was much criticism — especially on social media — of the paid-for concerts in the Square, where acts like Nathan Carter and Hometown performed and locals without tickets did […]

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REPRO FREE - “It’s a Knockout”, a new team event during this year’s Rose of Tralee International Festival was launched by Kerry Rose, Breda O’Mahony in Tralee Town Park today. The competition will take place on Sunday 20th August when teams of six will tackle a course of inflatable and foam obstacles in the hope of winning a top prize of €1000. Entry fee is only €150 per team and anyone interested in taking part should contact Ken Murphy at events@roseoftralee.ie.


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There’s €1,000 Up For Grabs In ‘It’s A Knockout’ During Rose Festival

June 27, 2017 at 10:55 am Comments are Disabled

CHARITIES, clubs, businesses and groups of friends are being offered a great chance to raise their profile in front of thousands of people in a fun new event on the busiest day of the Rose of Tralee International Festival. ‘It’s a Knockout’ will take place in Tralee Town Park on […]

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Tralee Native Helps Bring First Hong Kong Rose To Festival

Tralee Native Helps Bring First Hong Kong Rose To Festival

June 15, 2017 at 10:23 am Comments are Disabled

A TRALEE man has been instrumental in ensuring a first Hong Kong Rose is Tralee bound this year. Clarissa Langley Coleman won the Hong Kong selection and will now travel to Tralee for the festival in August. Marcus O’Connor, son of the late Florence O’Connor of Tralee — a well-known […]

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Call Goes Out For Volunteers In This Year’s Rose Of Tralee Festival

Call Goes Out For Volunteers In This Year’s Rose Of Tralee Festival

June 13, 2017 at 5:01 pm Comments are Disabled

VOLUNTEERS are being sought to help co-ordinate and marshal the multitude of events planned for this year’s Rose of Tralee International Festival from  August 16-22. The 2016 Rose of Tralee, Maggie McEldowney, took time out of her busy schedule to thank the current volunteer panel and encourage new personnel to […]

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REPRO FREE - 64 men from all over Ireland have made it through the famous Boot Camp Weekend in Kerry to take their places as Rose Escorts at this year’s Rose of Tralee International Festival from 16 to 22 August. The lads had to carry out a range activities including a hike over Mount Brandon - Ireland’s second highest mountain – cliff diving, water-skiing, cycling, turf-footing, abseiling, kayaking, surfing, ironing and sewing in order to prove they will have the stamina to be Rose Escorts.
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A Healy Rae Is Among The Rose Escorts This Year

June 5, 2017 at 11:05 am Comments are Disabled

SIX young Kerrymen have got what it takes to be the perfect gentlemen and have been selected to be among the 64 Rose Escorts at this year’s Rose of Tralee International Festival from 16 to 22 August. Thomas Lynch (28), Joseph Meehan (24), Sean O’Connor (26), Niall O’Hara (28), Shane Thornton […]

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A Marty Party With The Roses And Much More Announced For Festival

A Marty Party With The Roses And Much More Announced For Festival

May 4, 2017 at 9:16 am Comments are Disabled

DÁITHÍ Ó Sé will return to the Dome to present the Rose of Tralee selection live on TV for the eighth year running next August, while his RTÉ colleague Marty Morrissey will host a brand new celebration party night in the Dome on Thursday, August 17. Rose of Tralee Maggie McEldowney […]

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Girls Invited To Apply For Rosebud Roles In This Year’s Festival

Girls Invited To Apply For Rosebud Roles In This Year’s Festival

April 3, 2017 at 9:35 am 1 comment

THE Rose of Tralee organisers are expecting a flurry of entries this week when girls aged 6 to 10 (and their parents) begin to download Rose Bud application forms for this year’s festival. Each lucky Rose Bud will be twinned with a Rose, take part in two parades, attend an exclusive […]

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Newly crowned Rose of Tralee Maggie McEldowney in the Rose Garden at Tralee Town Park. Photo by Domnick Walsh

Rose Maggie Launches Search For Rose Of Tralee 2017

January 8, 2017 at 12:52 pm Comments are Disabled

BIRTHDAY celebrations were put on hold for the Rose of Tralee, Maggie McEldowney, so that she could announce details of the 2017 Rose of Tralee International Festival from August 16-22. Instead of blowing out the 28 birthday candles in her native city of Chicago, Maggie arrived into Ireland to launch […]

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