09 August 2013 - 12 August 2013
Puck Fair is one of Ireland's oldest festivals, celebrating 400 years of documented evidence. Where else but in Ireland would a wild mountain goat be crowned King and reign over a town for 3 days? Killorglin - where a goat is King and the people act the goat! The festival celebrates 400 years in 2013 with a four day event. The first day of Puck Fair has for 400 years been called the Gathering Day which makes Puck Fair the original and oldest Gathering Festival in Ireland. You can experience the unique coronation ceremony & parade and you can enjoy free day & night concerts, storytelling, traditional music sessions & dancers, music & dance workshops, midnight madness fireworks & the Horse Fair, as part of many hours hours of free family entertainment. The carnival atmosphere includes street traders, street artists, craft fair, buskers, face painting, pet show, bonny babies, puppet theatre, music sessions and Ireland's premier funfair - Euroshow!
Telephone:+353 (0)66 976 2366
Fax:+353 (0)66 976 2366
Address: Killorglin, Co Kerry, Republic of Ireland