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This week in Killarney

Killarney The Christmas in Killarney festival is well and truly in full swing now and with Sunday being the 8th of December (The traditional beginning of the Christmas season in Ireland), we thought we’d give you a low-down on all the festive fun you can have in Killarney next week. The weekend Oh, where to start. Well tonight Bell X1 are playing in the INEC, with support from Ireland’s latest bright young things Walking on Cars. It all kicks off in there at 7.30pm. This weekend has appar ...

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Rev up for the Killarney Historic Rally

December
03rd,
2013

Killarney Historic Rally Have we got any petrolheads among us? If so, then you might be interested in this Saturday’s Historic Stages Rally that is taking place in Killarney. The rally is an annual event which brings some of Ireland’s most talented young drivers to one of Ireland’s most beautiful racing venues. The Killarney Historic Rally is 78 miles in length and will bring the drivers up and around the Ring of Kerry. If you’re in Killarney Friday evening keep an eye out for ...

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Christmas in Killarney

November
29th,
2013

Christmas in Killarney The Christmas in Killarney festival kicked off on Friday with the annual and always popular Children’s Parade and turning on of the lights. The whole town is really getting in a festive mood with December fast approaching; you may have noticed already the candy cane bollards lining some of the streets and the jaunting carts which have been converted into sleigh rides. The programme for this year is bigger and better than ever. Conceived in 2005, Christmas in Killarney is a ...

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Bombay Bicycle Club hits the INEC

November
15th,
2013

Bombay Bicycle Club English indie rockers Bombay Bicycle Club will winging their way into the INEC Acoustic Club next Thursday, the 21st November 2013. It’s a real coup for the INEC – Bombay Bicycle Club are hip, cool and very talented musicians. The London-based band rose to prominence at the tail-end of the last decade with a string of catchy and melodic EPs and singles and their 2009 debut album I Had the Blues But I Shook Them. And they’ve been a fixture on the playlist of every ...

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Three of Killarney’s Best Views You May Not Have Heard Of

Killarney Scenery While this blog may espouse the merits of Killarney’s nightlife, musical attractions and sporting events, fact of the matter is most people visit Killarney for the scenery. And what a reason to visit for, I may be bias, but I’d wager that Killarney has some of the most stunning scenery Ireland has to offer. You know that, of course, but do you know the best spots from which to enjoy the luscious Killarney scenery? Killarney Scenery 1. Knockreer House Not of the house, bu ...

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Nightlife in Killarney

Nightlife in Killarney The summer season is but a distant memory and as the nights get longer and the temperatures continue to plummet, you’ll probably be looking for some more indoorsy excursions in Killarney. You’ll probably want to hit the town and see if nightlife in Killarney is all its cracked up to be. If so, let me be your tour guide and show you three of the best places in town for the craic and the ceol. Nightlife in Killarney 1. Foley’s, New Street. A lovely little bar, C ...

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Three indoor activities to do in Killarney

Indoor activities in Killarney The nights are getting longer, the days are getting colder and the skies are getting greyer. As they say in Game of Thrones, Winter is coming. But that doesn’t mean you’ll be stuck with nothing to do in Killarney. Killarney has plenty of indoor activities and attractions to keep you occupied if you don’t fancy having to swim through the national park. 1. Ancestors from Ireland If you’re visiting Ireland from abroad because you have Irish ancestor ...

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Halloween in Killarney

Halloween in Killarney With the brown leaves and the brisk winds, autumn is most certainly upon us and with it comes Halloween ; every teenage yob’s favourite holiday. If you’ve got kids and you’re heading to Halloween in Killarney for a nice, peaceful mid-term break then you’ll want something to do that doesn’t involve eggs, toilet roll or water balloons, right? Right. Well read on so. Halloween in Killarney First up, there’s the Oireachtas na Samhna which is an ar ...

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Rose of Tralee and Kerry Heritage Week

August
16th,
2013

The month of August is always a rambunctious month because we here in Kerry like to pack as much as we can into it before we wave goodbye to yet another summer. The 2013 edition is no different and there’s plenty to get excited about for the rest of this month. First there’s the Rose of Tralee festival. Always a favourite, the Rose of Tralee is in its 6th decade of existence and still as popular with the grannies of Ireland as it has always been. The festival kicks off this Friday with the ...

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