Ferries are sailing as normal today. NOTICE: ROADWORKS ON THE N67 KILLIMER TO KILRUSH ROAD
Events in August
10th,11th and 12th August 2019
Killorglin, Co. Kerry
Puck Fair is one of Ireland's most unusual street festivals - a wild mountain goat is crowned King of the town for three days and nights. Come along to the Coronation of King Puck - all entertainment is free! Other events include a Horse Fair - a tradition which has hardly changed in four centuries; a cattle fair; over 200 trade stalls; and family fun events.
Dingle Racing Festival 2019
9th, 10th & 11th August
Every year in August, the field at Ballintaggart changes into an enormous racetrack filled with horses, jockeys and horse racing enthusiasts from all over Ireland and the rest of the world.
Rose of Tralee International Festival
23rd- 27th August 2019
Tralee, Co. Kerry
The Rose of Tralee International Festival, one of Ireland's largest festivals, connects the global Irish community in a carnival atmosphere of street entertainment, live music and selection of the Rose of Tralee.
The festival is suitable for all ages, from young age to old age, and there is something for everyone. The Roses meet festival-goers and sign autographs daily at the daily in the town centre.
The Street Carnival in the town centre is complimented by Dome events including concerts, fashion show and the gala Rose Ball."
National Heritage Week People and Place
17th - 25th August 2019
Every year millions of Europeans visit historical monuments and sites throughout Europe on European Heritage Days. These are a joint initiative of the Council of Europe and the European Union in which over forty countries participate each year. The main aim of European Heritage Days are to promote awareness of our built, natural and cultural heritage and to promote Europe’s common cultural heritage. In Ireland we celebrate European Heritage Days with a full week of events throughout National Heritage Week.
Charlie Chaplin Comedy Film Festival
23rd - 25th August 2019
The Charlie Chaplin Comedy Film Festival honours the pioneering spirit of a great film maker and advocate for social change.
We are delighted to be holding thel CCCFF in August 2019 in the beautiful village of Waterville on the Ring of Kerry in the South West of Ireland. The festival includes a hugely entertaining range of events, screenings, workshops and Chaplin themed street entertainment and much, much more. Waterville extends a very warm welcome to you all.
Chaplin Film Festival Office