Category Archives: Kilkenny

2015 SUBTITLE European Film Festival

Tweet Kilkenny City will once again play host to the 2015 SUBTITLE European Film Festival between the 23rd & 29th November. The festival provides a unique platform for many of the popular continental European films that are not generally screened … Continue reading

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Ireland’s county names… What do they mean?

Followers of both Gaelic football and hurling will be familiar with the counties of Ireland being displayed in the Irish language. But what do these names actually mean? Continue reading

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Magical memories await at the Kilkenny Arts Festival

The Kilkenny Arts Festival – Ireland’s oldest multidisciplinary arts festivals returns between the 7th and 16th August 2015. Continue reading

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Tourism Ireland to promote two Irish Arts Festival’s with online films

Two of Ireland’s most popular festivals, the Galway International Arts Festival and Kilkenny Arts Festival, will be promoted with the help of new online films produced by Tourism Ireland. Continue reading

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Smithwick’s Kilkenny Roots Festival

Tweet The Kilkenny Roots Festival has been running since 1998 and has proved to be a huge hit with some of the finest names in the Americana/Roots canon. The festival is due to take place between the 1st and 4th May … Continue reading

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10 great reasons to visit Ireland in 2015 [Part 1]

2014 proved to be a memorable for Irish tourism with record numbers visiting but 2015 promises so much more! Continue reading

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Europe’s finest on show at the SUBTITLE European Film Festival

The third annual SUBTITLE European Film Festival takes place in Kilkenny City between 24th and 30th November 2014. Continue reading

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New additions to Ireland’s Blue Book’s collection of country houses, hotels and restaurants for 2015.

Tweet Ireland’s Blue Book is an elite collection of the countries finest country houses, hotels and restaurants. Entries into this prestigious guide are selected on strict criteria with a major emphasis on properties with a strong individualistic style, atmosphere and … Continue reading

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A different take on the economy at the Kilkenomics Economics Festival

Some of the leading economists, financial analysts and media commentators from across the globe join up with some of the sharpest local stand-up comedians at the annual Kilkenomics Economics Festival. Continue reading

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Enjoy County Kilkenny for FREE on the 11th October

Tweet The tourism body for Kilkenny City are offering visitors an especially cheap day out on Saturday, 11th October, for Kilkenny FREE Day.  Buildings all over the city and County Kilkenny will be open to visitors free of charge throughout the day … Continue reading

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