The organisers of the St Patrick’s Festival are seeking volunteers to assist in ensuring all events are safely and efficiently run.
The atmosphere in town will be wonderful as we look forward to the much-anticipated parade and a tremendous display of activities – but we need help.
Please assist where you can. Be part of the proud community that delivers these wonderful events and you are guaranteed great entertainment and a few laughs along the way.
Alternatively, contact Killarney Chamber of Tourism and Commerce or any committee member to lend your support.
FREE Drop in Workshops
Drop in workshops will be inviting participants to help create giant butterflies and bees to decorate Main Street for St. Patrick’s Day. These will be taster sessions with willow work where participants can drop in and stay for as long as they like to meet people, learn new skills, and create amazing artwork to decorate Killarney’s streets this St. Patrick’s day.
Saturday 29th February
Saturday 7th of March
Saturday 14th of March
TIME: 12pm to 4pm
VENUE: Anam Arts & Cultural Centre, East Avenue Road
Suitable For Adults & Children and Parade Participating Groups to Learn New Skills.
Help Add Vibrancy to This Years Parade Please note: Children must be accompanied by an adult.
St. Patrick’s Festival is taking place this Tuesday 17th March. We are urgently seeking volunteers to assist in making sure the Festival is safely and efficiently run.
The atmosphere in town will be wonderful as we look forward to the much-anticipated Parade and tremendous display of activities we have to look forward to on the day!
Please help where you can; be part of the community that delivers these wonderful events and you are guaranteed entertainment and a few laughs along the way! If you can spare a few hours, the Volunteer briefing is taking place in The Laurels (side entrance across from Noelle’s Café) at 12pm on Tuesday, March 17th.
All the best,
President Killarney Chamber of Tourism & Commerce
As part of the development plan for St Patrick’s Festival Killarney the town wishes to extend an open invitation to performance groups, marching bands, groups or street theatricals to come and join us on St Patrick’s Day and help internationalise our festival. We are open to participants from all countries, sister cities, twinned towns indeed from all corners of the world.
Come and join us on St Patrick’s Day and help us add colour and vibrancy to what is already a very long and well-established festival. Killarney is very well stocked with good quality accommodation providers and we will be happy to work with you to secure quality accommodation. We will also look to offer you performance opportunities outside of just the parade itself.
Killarney is known worldwide for its Céad Mile Fáilte in fact we like to think of ourselves as the Tourist Capital of The World. So, what better place to participate in all the fun of the festival than St Patrick’s Festival Killarney.
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Like all successful festivals and events, the St Patrick’s Festival in Killarney relies on sponsorship and volunteers to successfully bring the celebration to the streets every year.
While we are very grateful to our existing sponsors and supporters for their great generosity, there is a constant need for finance to develop the festival.
There are many ways that your brand can be associated with the St Patrick’s Festival in Killarney and we would be delighted to hear from interested parties who wish to support our endeavours while highlighting your brand in our area.
If you are interested in becoming a supporter of the festival, please contact us via email or through the Killarney Chamber of Tourism and Commerce Office.
St. Patrick’s Festival Killarney
c/o Killarney Chamber of Tourism & Commerce,
2nd Floor, Tourist Information Office,
Beech Road, Killarney,
Co. Kerry, Ireland
Tel: +353 64 66 37928
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