One of the top ten tourism towns in Ireland, Kenmare does not disappoint at any time of the year but at Christmas it pulls out all the stops. the lively community spirit comes to the fore as clubs, organisations, businesses, restaurants, hotels and shops all participate in Nollaig Neidin, a true celebration of Christmas for everyone.

The opening ceremony for this event takes places in the square with the crib blessing and the town lights being switched on. An evening full of fun for all the family guaranteed. Radio Kerry will be Mc for the evening which is usually followed by a charity disco for adults. Throughout the festival there will be book launches, Christmas decoration demos, Party nights in hotels and restaurants, movies for children, glamour days, craft days and much more.

Whatever your tastes you won’t be disappointed when you visit this lovely town with true Christmas spirit !