Celtic Steps

A spectacular display of Irish music, song and dance, featuring 2013 World Irish Dancing Champion, David Geaney.

* Please contact Reception for price/booking information.


The Liam O'Connor Show

The Liam O'Connor performance is a spectacular explosion of music, song and dance rooted in the Irish music tradition - a spellbinding display of raw energy, passion and melodic genius. Liam O'Connor is an internationally renowned musician of 20 instruments and his spirit will swiftly sweep across your soul as the enchanting melodies are executed from his 'fastest fingers in the world' (Guinness Book of Records 2008).

The show recommences in the Summer months.

Kerry Colour Run 2015

Killarney is the venue to be at on August 8th for Kerry Colour Run 2015!

A fantastic, 'crawl, walk, or run', Family Colour event suitable for all ages and abilities.

Celebrating healthiness, happiness, individuality, and giving back to the community with all proceeds going to "Aware - your supporting light through Depression".

Not so much about speed or endurance and more about having the time of your life, The Kerry ColourRun is a family fun event in which participants of all ages are covered from head to toe in different colours as they make their way around the beautiful Killarney Demense 5km route. People can choose to walk, crawl , dance or run as much or as little of the 5km as they wish. 

With only two rules, the idea is easy to follow:
1. Wear white at the starting line
2. Finish plastered in colour

For more information, please visit:

Date: Saturday 8th August

Killarney August Racing Festival

Killarney's August Racing Festival takes place over 4 days in August, commencing on Wednesday 19th August. Wednesday to Friday are all evening meetings with Saturday being an afternoon meeting as well as incorporating Ladies Day.
The Festival features the very best of festival racing, the Vincent O'Brien Ruby Stakes on the opening day of the festival always attracts some great runners. Over the four days racing the festivals offers a prize fund of nearly €400,000.

Dates: Wednesday 19th August - Saturday 22nd August

1km from The International Hotel

Long Distance Triathlon

Test your fitness levels to the limit on the most amazing triathlon course in Ireland. A 3.8km swim on the beautiful Lakes of Killarney is followed by a 180km bike ride on the fabulous Ring of Kerry and then a 42.2km run in the Knockreer Demesne in Killarney National Park.

Registration now open at http://www.hardman.ie/
Date: Saturday 22nd August

The Wrong Way Round ~ Killarney Cycling Festival

If you have been bitten by the Ring of Kerry bug then add cycling it The Wrong Way Round to your “bike-it” list!

We are welcoming cycling enthusiasts from all over Ireland on Saturday, August 29 to Killarney for the Wrong Way Round Killarney Cycling Festival where they will take on the infamous Ring of Kerry but in the opposite direction to the traditional anti-clockwise route.

Take on the part of The Wild Atlantic Way route and breathe in the breathtaking landscape from Molls Gap to Sneem, Waterville, Cahersiveen, Glenbeigh and Killorglin and onto the homeward stretch through Beaufort and onto Killarney.

The festival is open to all levels of cyclists and should be viewed as a leisure cycle rather than a race. There will be food stops dotted along the 160km route offering refreshments as well as designated water points to refill any empty bottles. Whats more there will be official festival road captains to accompany and guide you along the way.

Registration is €50 with an optional charitable donation.

Date: Saturday 23rd August

Killarney Women's Mini Marathon

Killarney Women’s Mini Marathon will take place at  on Saturday 19th September this year. The route takes in the streets of Killarney town and the scenic Killarney National Park.

Please note that there are no registrations on the day. This is a strictly pre-registered event.

For more information please visit: 

Race Details
Date:  Saturday 19th September 2015
Time:  11:00 am
Distance:  10km & 5km
Starting Point:
 Mission Road, Killarney

Killarney Adventure Race - October 2015

The Killarney Adventure Race is a one day multi-adventure sport race that gives competitors the chance to run, hike, cycle and kayak some of the most beautiful and stunning scenery in the south-west of Ireland. There are 3 different routes options to suit all levels of fitness:70km, 60km & 27km and participants can enter either as an individual or as a 2/3/4 person relay team.

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Date: Saturday October 3rd


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Kenmare Place, Killarney, County Kerry, Ireland
Tel: +353-(0) 64-6631816
Email: info@killarneyinternational.com