November 2017 Events in Kerry

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October
11th,
2017

The year may be drawing to a close, but that does not mean the southwest has gone into hibernation. There is still plenty to see and do in Kerry, with festivals in Dingle, Sneem, Listowel, and Tralee, set dancing in Killarney, and a daunting challenge in the Gap of Dunloe. Whether you like a jig or a juggle, a verse or a story, a good feed or a hard run, there is something for you when you stay at Killarney’s Holiday Village this November: National Circus Festival, Tralee/ November 9 – 12, ...

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Celebrate Your Special Event in Killarney

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September
24th,
2017

  If you are considering celebrating your special occasion in Killarney, you are spoilt for choice. From anniversaries to birthdays and any other major life events, Killarney’s Holiday Village makes the ideal accommodation for your party. Book a holiday home for your family or group of friends, and prepare to enjoy the warm welcome and endless stunning scenery that awaits. Get Active At Killarney’s Holiday Village, you are within a few minutes’ walk of some of the most beautiful scenery in ...

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What’s On in Kerry October Bank Holiday 2017

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September
06th,
2017

The summer holiday season may be well and truly over, but there are plenty of things to do in Kerry this October bank holiday weekend. Even after a hectic holiday schedule of festivals and events, a stay at Killarney’s Holiday Village in October and November brings its rewards. From traditional music to hiking, you’ll find something to interest you, and somewhere cosy and inviting to relax afterward. Patrick O’Keeffe Traditional Music Festival Where: Castleisland (28km from Killarney’s Holiday ...

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All Small Roads Lead to Kenmare this Autumn

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August
20th,
2017

It’s not difficult to find a reason to visit Kenmare. Just 30km from Killarney’s Holiday Village, this south Kerry town is a picturesque bridge between the Ring of Kerry and Ring of Beara, lapped by the Atlantic, swathed in stunning scenery, and brimming with wonderful restaurants. From September to November this year, it is also a hub of entertainment, as the Small Roads Theatre and Dining Festival visits Kenmare. What is the Small Roads Theatre and Dining Festival? Staged over seven weeks at a t ...

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See You at the Dingle Food Festival 2017

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August
09th,
2017

If you have a taste for excellent food and drink, served up against a rugged Atlantic backdrop, you are in for a treat this autumn. The annual Dingle Food Festival takes place from Friday September 29th to Sunday October 1st, and you are cordially invited. Where The setting for this annual feast of delights is the town of Dingle, just 67km from Killarney’s Holiday Village. Perched at the edge of an ancient peninsula battered by Atlantic rollers and steeped in history, Dingle is the perfect location ...

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Charlie Chaplin Comedy Film Festival 2017

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July
28th,
2017

Where: Waterville, Co. Kerry (64km from Killarney’s Holiday Village on the Ring of Kerry) When: August 24th to August 27th 2017 What: The Charlie Chaplin Comedy Film Festival is a celebration of the life and work of Charlie Chaplin, an innovative film maker and advocate for social change. Well, if you are a fan of any of these, you will just have to make your way to Waterville this August for the seventh annual Charlie Chaplin Comedy Film Festival. Why Charlie Chaplin? Waterville was a beloved holid ...

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The Skellig Ring

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July
14th,
2017

You’ve heard of the Ring of Kerry, and you’d have to be hiding under the rock itself not to have heard of the Skellig, but have you heard of the Skellig Ring? A little-known looped route on the Iveragh Peninsula, the Skellig Ring is about an hour’s drive from your holiday home at Killarney’s Holiday Village and well worth the trip. What is the Skellig Ring? Take a detour from the celebrated Ring of Kerry just north of Cahirciveen (if you are travelling anti-clockwise) and follow the R567  (it ...

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Rose of Tralee Festival 2017

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June
28th,
2017

Many a little girl has dreamed of taking to the stage in the Festival Dome to be crowned Rose of Tralee. If you were one of those little girls, or if you would just like a flavour of one of the best family-friendly festivals in the country, book a holiday home at Killarney’s Holiday Village and you’re just a half-hour’s drive from Tralee, where the Rose of Tralee International Festival 2017 takes place from August 16th to 22nd. What to Expect First celebrated in 1959, the Rose of Tralee Internat ...

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Celebrate the 4th of July at Killarney’s Holiday Village

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June
07th,
2017

Killarney might not be the first place that comes to mind when you think of the 4th of July, but think again: Our friends in the United States have always had a soft spot for this part of the old sod, with some 500,000 U.S. tourists visiting the southwest of Ireland every year. And the people of Killarney are keen to show how much they appreciate this relationship. Stay at Killarney’s Holiday Village this summer and discover one of the best celebrations of the 4th of July you’re likely to see this ...

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How to See Killarney: Our 5 Best Viewing Spots

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May
27th,
2017

When you stay at Killarney’s Holiday Village, you soon discover just how beautiful this area is. So what is the best way to experience this beauty when you’re short on time? We’ve found some of the best viewing spots in Killarney, so you can take in the best of the scenery with the least amount of effort. Ladies’ View The name says it all, really. Stop at the spot where Queen Victoria’s ladies in waiting and take in all of Killarney’s famous three lakes, surrounded by towering mountains an ...

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