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Dubai Duty Free Irish Derby Festival 2022

The Festival of the Summer has returned! Check out fixtures for the Dubai Duty Free Irish Derby Festival 2022 below Friday 24th June 2022 Gates open 3.00pm. Live music after […]

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Paddy Power Lip Sync Battle – Kildare Derby Festival

Kildare Derby Festival 2022 The Paddy Power Lip Sync Battle will take place on 26 June on the Market Square, Kildare Town at 7:30pm. Jockeys, trainers, stud staff & more […]

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Eimear Quinn – Kildare Derby Festival

Kildare Derby Festival 2022  Irish singer and composer Eimear Quinn will perform in the stunningly beautiful St. Brigid’s Cathedral, Kildare Town on Wednesday 22 June. Eimear Quinn has composed and performed […]

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Newstalk’s Off the Ball “Meet the legends” – Kildare Derby Festival

Kildare Derby Festival 2022  Newstalk’s Off the Ball “Meet the legends” event will take place in Studio One, Silken Thomas on Tuesday 21 June. This is a free event but […]

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Literary Night – Kildare Derby Festival

Kildare Derby Festival 2022  Literary Night with entertainment hosted by Mae Leonard in Kildare Town Library at 7pm on June 21st as a part of Kildare Derby Festival. This is […]

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Thoroughbred Marathon, Half, 10K & 5K run – Kildare Derby Festival

Kildare Derby Festival 2022 The Thoroughbred Marathon, Half, 10K & 5K run will take place on Sunday 19th June 2022. Registration is available here Family Carnival on the Square, Kildare […]

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Curragh Derby Cycle – Kildare Derby Festival

Kildare Derby Festival 2022  “Curragh Derby Cycle” in association with JuneFest and Kildare Derby Festival commences at 12 noon from the Market Square, Kildare town on Saturday June 18th.  There […]

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Humans of Kildare – Patricia Berry of Athy

Tell me about the town of Athy. Okay. Well, Athy is a heritage town. We’re very well known for our community spirit, our festivals and events. We have great character […]

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What’s On – June Fest 2022

Community and family festival, June Fest which takes place in Newbridge annually is back for 2022 since starting in 2012. Following a series of virtual events, the 2022 June Fest […]

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All you Need to Know About Punchestown Festival

The annual festival is back Tuesday April 30th until May 4th and it’s an event not to be missed!

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Paint The Town Red initiative launched in Naas for Punchestown 2022

Into Kildare, the tourism board for County Kildare has officially launched the ‘Paint The Town Red’ campaign, a best dressed window and building competition which will help promote and support […]

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Humans of Kildare – Paul Keane of The Curragh Racecourse

Tell me about The Curragh Racecourse. Well, The Curragh is Ireland’s premier racecourse. It gets global recognition as a centre of excellence, not just for racing, but also for training […]

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Humans of Kildare – Mary Fennin – Byrne

Tell me about the Clanard Court Hotel. We’re a four-star family-owned hotel, in operation since 2005. My Dad, Lord rest him, really encouraged me to take on the project, and […]

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The Flat is Back as The Curragh and Naas launch weekend festival

The Flat is Back! And It’s back with a bang, sporting a Lilywhite hue as The Curragh and Naas combine to provide a weekend welter of high-class fare on and […]

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Meet the Maker – Garrett Power, General Manager Cliff at Lyons

This week, we’re switching our focus to food producers and we’re talking to General Manager at Cliff at Lyons to hear all about how the pandemic pivoted them forward towards […]

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The Top 4 Kildare Spa Stays Guaranteed to Put a Spring in Your Step This Season

As spring rolls around, it’s a time for revival and reinvigoration, particularly as we celebrate the end of two years of restrictions on every aspect of our lives. And what […]

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Shackleton’s Endurance Wreck Found

The Shackleton Museum Athy are delighted at the great news that the wreck of Endurance has now been found in the Weddell sea, Antarctica.  This was the ship used during the ambitious  […]

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Meet the Maker – William Doyle CEO Newbridge Silverware

The third instalment in our series of Meet the Maker celebrates one of Kildare – and Ireland’s most iconic and recognisable brands – Newbridge Silverware, and charts their journey from […]

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Easter Breaks in Kildare

Easter is just around the corner and with two whole weeks off school, why not round the family up for a night or two away in none other than County […]

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Meet the Maker – Barry from Lock 13

Meet the makers: Over the course of this series, we are celebrating and getting to know some of Kildare’s biggest and best producers in their respective fields. Lock 13 Brewpub […]

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St. Patrick’s Long Weekend Staycations in Kildare

St. Patrick’s Day celebrations are back with a bang this year with a whopping four day weekend. You might feel overwhelmed with options on how to spend this very much […]

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St. Patrick’s Day Parades and Events in Kildare

You will be glad to hear preparation for St. Patrick’s Day Parades in County Kildare is in full swing! After two years of virtual parades and celebrating from home, towns […]

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February Midterm Staycation Offers in Kildare

Looking to book a staycation in Kildare over the midterm break but not sure of where to go? We have got you covered! Hotels in Kildare have some amazing offers […]

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Humans of Kildare – Sr. Phil from Solas Bhríde

𝙏𝙚𝙡𝙡 𝙪𝙨 𝙖 𝙗𝙞𝙩 𝙖𝙗𝙤𝙪𝙩 𝙎𝙤𝙡𝙖𝙨 𝘽𝙝𝙧𝙞𝙙𝙚. Well, Solas Bhríde is a Christian spirituality centre that focuses on St. Brigid and her legacy, unfolding that legacy, and how it can […]

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