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Mayor of Kerry -- Cathaoirleach of Kerry County Council - Cllr John Sheahan (FG), Takes to the chambers at Kerry Conty Council Offices in Tralee . 

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Cathaoirleach Of Kerry County Council Off To New York For St Patrick’s Weekend

March 12, 2018 at 10:32 am Comments are Disabled

THE Cathaoirleach of Kerry County Council, Cllr John Sheahan will attend a number of events in New York this weekend to mark the annual St Patrick’s Day celebrations. Cllr Sheahan will take part in the St Patrick’s Day Parade on Fifth Avenue on Saturday and will attend a breakfast hosted […]

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Cllr Michael O’Shea with the Mayoral chain was elected Mayor of Kerry today at the AGM of Kerry County Council . Michael is from Miltown Co Kerry . 
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Council Cathaoirleach Off To New York And Boston For St Patrick’s Day Events

March 7, 2017 at 9:55 am Comments are Disabled

THE Cathaoirleach of Kerry County Council, Cllr Michael O’Shea will attend a number of engagements in New York and Boston next week as part of a St Patrick’s Day visit to the United States. Cllr O’Shea will attend a breakfast hosted by the Mayor of New York, Bill de Blasio […]

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Rick and Ryan Leonard with Ciara Drummey, Jayden Breen and Amy Scanlon at CBS Primary School, Tralee. Photo by Lisa O'Mahony

Local Basketball Legend To Lead Tralee St Patrick’s Day Parade

February 14, 2017 at 7:42 pm Comments are Disabled

TRALEE basketball legend, Rick Leonard has been unveiled as the Grand Marshal for the 2017 St Patrick’s Day Parade in Tralee, with the theme: A Celebration of Tralee Sport. Local community groups and organisations, as well as clubs, schools and businesses are invited to take part in what is always […]

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taking part in the St Patrick's Day parade. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Clubs And Community Groups Show Their Colours At St Patrick’s Day Parade

March 19, 2016 at 11:27 am Comments are Disabled

IT was quite a day on Thursday as hundreds of people participated in the St Patrick’s Day Parade in Tralee. The event really highlighted the community spirit in the town and clubs and societies were out in force to proudly display their colours. In the last of our photo coverage, […]

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VIDEO: ‘Social Box TV’ Tests People In Tralee On Their Irish Language Skills

VIDEO: ‘Social Box TV’ Tests People In Tralee On Their Irish Language Skills

March 18, 2016 at 12:30 pm Comments are Disabled

WITH St. Patrick’s Day and the 1916 centenary on everyone’s mind of late, the girls over at ‘Social Box TV’ tested the people of Tralee on their basic Irish skills. They put forward words like ‘airgead’, ‘arán’, ‘amadán’ to people on the streets during Seachtain Na Gaeilge to see if they […]

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PHOTOS: Thousands Line Streets For Colourful St Patrick’s Day Parade

PHOTOS: Thousands Line Streets For Colourful St Patrick’s Day Parade

March 17, 2016 at 4:10 pm Comments are Disabled

THE weather was kind again this year as thousands came out in the sunshine for the annual St Patrick’s Day parade in Tralee. Centred around the theme of Tralee’s 800th anniversary, the parade saw hundreds of people from clubs, community groups and businesses take part as it got underway at […]

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Mayor Of Kerry Attends St Patrick’s Day Celebrations In Philadelphia

Mayor Of Kerry Attends St Patrick’s Day Celebrations In Philadelphia

March 15, 2016 at 2:13 pm Comments are Disabled

THE Cathaoirleach of Kerry County Council, Cllr Pat McCarthy is in the United States promoting Kerry during the course of the St. Patrick’s Day celebrations. On Sunday he attended Mass in St. Patrick’s Church and then joined Philadelphia Mayor Jim Kenney in the Philadelphia Parade which was watched by in excess […]

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Cathaoirleach Of Kerry County Council To Travel To US For St Patrick’s Day Celebrations

Cathaoirleach Of Kerry County Council To Travel To US For St Patrick’s Day Celebrations

March 7, 2016 at 5:13 pm Comments are Disabled

THE Cathaoirleach of Kerry County Council, Cllr Pat McCarthy will travel to the United States next week for a number of events to coincide with St Patrick’s Day. Cllr Pat McCarthy will visit Philadelphia, Washington DC and New York. He will be accompanied by Tourism Officer with Kerry County Council, […]

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Launching the Tralee St Patricks Day Parade were, from left. Sean Lyons, Michael Gaffeney, Johnnie Wall, Frank Hartnett, Danny Leen and John Drummey. Photo by Gavin O'Connor.

Brendan To Lead The Way On St Patrick’s Day For Tralee 800th Anniversary

February 12, 2016 at 10:36 am Comments are Disabled

THE 2016 Saint Patrick’s Day Parade in Tralee will be the most celebrated in the town’s history as the theme will be based around Tralee 800 – a celebration of the birthday of Kerry’s county capital. The Grand Marshall this year will be Special Olympics Gold Medal Winner, Brendan O’Connell, from Tralee. “We’re […]

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Accepting their award for most artistic float from members of the St Patricks Day Parade committee were members of the Tralee Filipino Community, who were, from left:

Three Groups Honoured For Displays At This Year’s St Patrick’s Day Parade

March 25, 2015 at 10:30 am Comments are Disabled

THREE Tralee groups have been given  awards for their colourful exploits at this year’s St Patrick’s Day parade. The local associations that scooped an award each were, The Redeemed Church of Christ, Tralee Musical Society and the Tralee Filipino Community. All the awards were sponsored by Tralee Credit Union and […]

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The Wailing Wall: A Great Day, In A Great Town, With Great People

The Wailing Wall: A Great Day, In A Great Town, With Great People

March 20, 2015 at 10:47 am Comments are Disabled

Johnnie Wall, who helped organise the parade on Tuesday, reflects on a wonderful St Patrick’s Day in Tralee… Tralee was buzzing on March 17, the centrepiece of our celebrations was the St Patrick’s Day Parade and the surprisingly good weather (the luck of the Irish no doubt) added to the […]

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VIDEO: ‘Social Box TV’ Asks People In Tralee What It Means To Be Irish

VIDEO: ‘Social Box TV’ Asks People In Tralee What It Means To Be Irish

March 19, 2015 at 11:14 am Comments are Disabled

THE good people over at ‘Social Box TV’ have uploaded another video to their YouTube channel, this time asking the people of Tralee the question ‘Why Are You Proud To Be Irish?’ While the rest of us were either watching the parade with the little ones, marching with our groups/organisations […]

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PHOTOS: #Tralee On Social Media – St Patrick’s Day Special

PHOTOS: #Tralee On Social Media – St Patrick’s Day Special

March 18, 2015 at 2:44 pm Comments are Disabled

  THE weather was perfect for a great St Patrick’s day in Tralee. Here is what people from were posting up on social media while celebrations were in full swing This little guy and his pooch went green for the day. If you’re going to do it, why not go […]

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PHOTOS: More Colour From The St Patrick’s Day Parade In Tralee

PHOTOS: More Colour From The St Patrick’s Day Parade In Tralee

March 18, 2015 at 2:40 pm 1 comment

THOUSANDS lined the streets to watch the parade yesterday where the theme was ‘Active Tralee’. Sports and fitness clubs were out in force for the event along with many other community groups. It was a fantastic day for it and we were there to capture the atmosphere (click here for […]

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VIDEO/PHOTOS: Thousands Enjoy St Patrick’s Day Parade In Glorious Sunshine

VIDEO/PHOTOS: Thousands Enjoy St Patrick’s Day Parade In Glorious Sunshine

March 17, 2015 at 4:54 pm Comments are Disabled

WELL it couldn’t have been a better day now, could it? Thousands of people turned out in the glorious sunshine in Tralee to watch the annual St Patrick’s Day parade in what many described as one of the biggest crowds ever for the March event. Starting just after noon, there […]

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PHOTOS/VIDEO: St. Patrick’s Day Comes Early At Scoil Eoin

PHOTOS/VIDEO: St. Patrick’s Day Comes Early At Scoil Eoin

March 14, 2015 at 12:02 pm Comments are Disabled

ST Patrick’s Day came early for pupils and parents at Scoil Eoin, Ballonagh on Friday with the hosting of their annual pre-St. Patrick’s Day Parade. Held as part of Seachtain Na Gaeilge, the pupils, many wearing oversided leprechaun hats and holding inflatable hammers, danced and sang songs as gaeilge for parents and teachers alike. One […]

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Letter Shows Austin Stack’s St Patrick’s Day Preparations 99 Years Ago Today

Letter Shows Austin Stack’s St Patrick’s Day Preparations 99 Years Ago Today

March 13, 2015 at 2:58 pm Comments are Disabled

WHILE the preparations are in full swing for Tuesday’s St Patrick’s Day parade, we discovered this letter (below) from patriot, Austin Stack, sent 99 years ago today, organising a march of Irish Volunteers on the national holiday. The letter, sent to F.H. O’Donnell, Honorary Secretary of the Irish National Volunteers, invites the […]

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Rockies making their way through the streets of Portlaoise before the 2015/14 All-Ireland Club Semi-Final. Photo by Dermot Crean

‘Super Rockies’ To March Again At St Patrick’s Day Parade

March 13, 2015 at 10:57 am Comments are Disabled

TUESDAY’S parade is about to get a whole lot louder! After a year of incredible marches, the Rockies fans will again take to the streets of Tralee for the St Patrick’s day parade. Though the Rock faithful would prefer to be making their way down Jones’s Road before the All-Ireland club […]

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PHOTOS: Town Buildings Going Green From Tonight In Run-Up To St Patrick’s Day

PHOTOS: Town Buildings Going Green From Tonight In Run-Up To St Patrick’s Day

March 12, 2015 at 3:17 pm Comments are Disabled

  IF you start to see a different colour to the town over the next few days, never fear as it is all part of an initiative between Tralee Chamber Alliance and Kerry County Council. The two groups have teamed up together to help  celebrate St. Patricks Day next Tuesday with […]

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Members of the St Patrick's Day parade committee getting into the spirit of things, from left: Martin Brosnan, Anne O'Shea, Jason Brick, Micheal Gaffney, Johnnie Wall, Danny Wall and Sean Lyons. Photo by Gavin O'Connor.

‘Active Tralee’ The Theme For This Year’s St Patrick’s Day Parade

February 25, 2015 at 12:57 pm Comments are Disabled

  OVER the last few years, Tralee has been gripped by running mania so it’s fitting that the St Patrick’s day parade in town will represent that. The theme of the St Patrick’s Day parade this year is  being active and the parade committee would like if community groups taking part […]

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The Wailing Wall: St Patrick’s Day – An Oasis In The Desert Of Lent

The Wailing Wall: St Patrick’s Day – An Oasis In The Desert Of Lent

February 21, 2015 at 5:40 am Comments are Disabled

Johnnie Wall is looking forward to St Patrick’s Day, the bastion of relief in the middle of Lent… St Patrick’s Day. A day of celebration, an oasis in the desert that is Lent, the one day when it is officially OK to let loose on that repressed desire and longing, […]

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