Killarney is a great location for visiting with a choice of events in Killarney 2018 on all year round.
Major Colgan's is in a great location to visit these events and enjoy some great food and entertainment afterwards. Located only 4 Km from town centre and close to the INEC Killarney as well as Killarney Race Course.
KILLARNEY PARK RUN
A timed and measured 5k run which takes place at the nearby Muckross House every Saturday morning at 9.30am. It is a free event open to all, both adults and children. It is a social event which attracts everyone from the fastest runners to beginners and to those just looking for an excuse to walk 5k in the wonderful Killarney National Park and Muckross Estate.
For more information, visit www.parkrun.ie
KILLARNEY MAY RACING FESTIVAL
Killarney’s May Racing Festival kicks off on Sunday 13th of May and offers 3 days of the very best of Festival Racing. The first race on Sunday the 13th May is due to start at 2.00pm approx. The first race on Monday the 14th May kicks off at 5p.m. approx.
NATHAN CARTER WEEKEND
May 25th – 27th 2018
Country music’s brightest Nathan Carter, star returns to rock the INEC Killarney. He is the most successful live act across the venues of Ireland at this moment in time. Tickets & info here
IRELAND BIKEFEST KILLARNEY
1st - 4th June 2018
Now in its 12th year, BikeFest is a must attend international event attracting bike enthusiasts in their tens of thousands from all over the world. Ireland’s only free open biker festival, this 3 day motorcycle and free music extravaganza takes place across Ireland’s June Bank Holiday weekend in conjunction with the Harley-Davidson® 115th Anniversary celebrations in 2018.
KILLARNEY 4TH OF JULY CELEBRATIONS
Killarney will be transformed into all things American as preparations are at full tilt to celebrate the annual 4th of July festival which runs from 7 am to 12 midnight. The festival, now in its 5th year is shaping up to be bigger, better and more colourful than ever before with an unforgettable parade through the streets of the town, BBQ, live street music, entertainment, street performances and much much more.
JULY RACING FESTIVAL
Killarney’s July Racing Festival gets under way from Sunday 15th of July to Thursday 19th of July, for five days Killarney Racecourse will combine the very best of horse racing with a fantastic festival atmosphere for all Racegoers.
AUGUST RACING FESTIVAL
The Killarney Autumn Racing Festival takes place on Wednesday 22nd to Saturday 25th of August 2018.
The first three days of racing are all evening meetings, Killarney Racecourses Ladies Days have a long association with style and elegance; Saturday 25th of August will see Killarney Racecourse host its second Ladies Day of the Season.