Cultural in Killorglin

Puck Fair

First recorded in 1603, with hazy origins, this lively three-day festival centres on the custom of installing a billy goat (a poc, or puck), the symbol of mountainous Kerry, on a pedestal in the town, its horns fest…
Cultural in Kenmare

Kenmare Fair

Dating back more than two centuries, the Kenmare Fair takes place on 15 August every year, when folk from all over Ireland descend on the town to trade in sheep, cattle and ponies, as well as crafts, bric-a-brac and…
Dance in Portmagee

Set-dancing Workshop Weekend

On the May bank holiday weekend, Portmagee's Bridge Bar hosts a three-day set-dancing workshop weekend, with classes teaching traditional Irish set dancing.
Film in Waterville

Charlie Chaplin Comedy Film Festival

Over days four days in late August, the Charlie Chaplin Comedy Film Festival features screenings, workshops, street entertainment, a lookalike contest and a parade.
Music in Cahersiveen

Cahersiveen Festival of Music & the Arts

Celtic bands, busking competitions and Irish set-dancing star at this family-friendly festival held over the August bank holiday weekend.