Friday, August 26, 2016
Soundings with Dylan Haskins & Lisa Hannigan

Culture Vultures, Soundings and IMRO all descend on Kilkenny for Tradfest this weekend.
Aisling O’Sullivan, Mark O’Rowe, Derbhle Crotty, Garry Hynes and Eugene Downes launching DruidShakespeare. Photo: Pictures In Publicity/Brian McEvoy

Following a three-year sold-out residency by Shakespeare’s Globe, the Festival is collaborating this year with one of the world’s great theatre ensembles, Druid, in a co-production with Lincoln Center Festival, New York.
Kilkenny are Leinster League Division 1B Champions. Photo: Ken McGuire

Kilkenny beat Longford at Foulkstown to secure the Leinster League Division 1B title on Sunday.
Kilkenny Tradfest will have Kilkenny buzzing 14-17 March. Photo: Pat Moore

The 3rd Annual TradFest Kilkenny, which takes place from the 14th – 17th March, has a jam-packed programme full of free and ticketed events.
Kilkenny Great Beers Club

Lovers of all things craft beer should delight in the launch of a new beer club this week heading to Brewery Corner.
Kilkenny's Wes Carter in action.

Kilkenny continued their good Provincial Towns Cup form with a win today over New Ross.
Sharon Shannon

The third annual Kilkenny Tradfest programme launches officially tonight in Paris Texas, but leafing through the programme online, it's already proving to be a festival punching nicely above its weight and landing some great...
IMRO Live Music Venue & Festival of the Year Awards. Photo: Shane Gillen via Twitter

Kilkenny's got two more awards coming home tonight with Cleere's and the Kilkenny Roots Festival taking top honours at the 2014 IMRO Venue & Festival Awards.

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