Category Archives: Entertainment

Spraoi Chairraí to bring summer to life

THIS year’s Spraoi Chairraí entertainment season will commence with a free concert on Saturday, June 10 in St Mary’s Church of Ireland, Killarney, commencing at 8pm sharp. Now entering its 13th season, the summertime event will entertain audiences with a selection of free indoor and outdoor concerts. Spraoi Chairraí is an Irish traditional performance collective,… Continue Reading

Spraoi to keep Killarney toe tapping

A SUMMER programme of high-quality traditional entertainment, for the benefit of visitors and locals, will be formally launched this weekend and it will hit the high notes right through the holiday season. This is the 13th season of Spraoi Chiarrai which has focused on singing, dancing, storytelling and music, both indoors and in the open… Continue Reading

Aidan glides into summertime

HE resisted the temptation to take to the dance floor but Aidan O’Mahony was still the star attraction at the launch of a new summer entertainment schedule in a Killarney nightclub. The Dancing With The Stars champion certainly looked fit enough to dance the night away but he opted for a more sedate evening in… Continue Reading

‘People from Fossa say you’re actually from Fossa, you’re not from Killarney’

HERE’S a shocking Hollywood exclusive: Michael Fassbender is NOT from Killarney! The Oscar nominated superstar actor has gone on the public record to confirm that he is actually from the parish of Fossa – and his neighbours keep reminding him of that fact. That was the upshot of a light-hearted interview with Jimmy Fallon on… Continue Reading