Kilkenny 400
A memorable year..
January 2, 2010 – 3:46 pm | No Comment

Thanks to everyone who visited Kilkenny in 2009 and helped us to celebrate our 400th year of civic history. We had a great time and we hope you did too… the 400 celebrations are now …

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A memorable year..
January 2, 2010 – 3:46 pm | No Comment

A memorable year..


Thanks to everyone who visited Kilkenny in 2009 and helped us to celebrate our 400th year of civic history. We had a great time and we hope you did too… the 400 celebrations are now over but the party hasn’t stopped in Kilkenny, the festival capital of Ireland.

Check out all of the latest news on upcoming festivals and events on the Kilkenny Tourism Website.

Next up is the Kilkenny Arts Festival from 6th-15th August 2010

There are no plans to continue to update the Kilkenny 400 site at the moment, however it will remain online as a memento of our year of celebration. Click here to view a short video looking back over the 400th year.

Don’t be a stranger to Kilkenny in 2010, come help us celebrate our 401st ….

Kilkenny 400 features on RTE Television’s Nationwide Programme
November 11, 2009 – 3:24 pm | No Comment
Kilkenny 400 features on RTE Television’s Nationwide Programme

Kilkenny 400 Festival, celebrating 400 years of city status, featured on Nationwide on Monday evening, November 16th on RTE 1. A stunning tribute to the festival and Kilkenny, the RTE feature included interviews …

Kilkenny: An Artists’ Celebration
October 15, 2009 – 2:37 am | No Comment
Kilkenny: An Artists’ Celebration

17 October – 20 December
Butler Gallery, Kilkenny Castle
In honour of Kilkenny’s 400th anniversary, the Butler Gallery has organised an exhibition of
important paintings and works on paper celebrating the architecture
and landscape of Kilkenny City and County. …

Weather Article to mark Kilkenny 400 on www.kilkennyweather.com
September 29, 2009 – 8:28 pm | No Comment
Weather Article to mark Kilkenny 400 on www.kilkennyweather.com

Kilkenny 400 : A Review of Yearly Temperatures back to 1659
View article
Kilkenny Weather.com is  Kilkenny weather station and website dedicated providing local weather and climate information since the closure of Kilkenny Met. Station in April …

Local Photography Website Celebrates Kilkenny 400
September 29, 2009 – 3:26 pm | One Comment
Local Photography Website Celebrates Kilkenny 400

PhotosofKilkenny.com a new website containing a collection of photographs
of Kilkenny City and County by local photographer Noel Mealy,
giving a snapshot of the city as it celebrates it’s 400th birthday.

www.photosofkilkenny.com

Exhibition Talk Butler Gallery - Religious Iconography in the work of David Godbold
September 10, 2009 – 2:21 am | No Comment
Exhibition Talk Butler Gallery - Religious Iconography in the work of David Godbold

16 September, 1pm, Kilkenny Castle
Hear Dean Norman Lynas’ (St.Canice’s Cathedral) perspective on
religious iconography in the work of David Godbold and join in the
debate on the offensiveness or lack of in the work shown in the …

400 Fruit Trees planted around Kilkenny
September 9, 2009 – 3:29 pm | No Comment

400 fruit trees were planted around Kilkenny City and County During March 2009 to celebrate Kilkenny 400

Racing at Gowran Park in 2009
September 1, 2009 – 10:30 am | No Comment
Racing at Gowran Park in 2009

Fixtures List & Reciprocal Dates

November 21st
Saturday
National Hunt

December 11th
Friday
National Hunt

Kilkenny 400 September, October, November and December Guide out now…
August 27, 2009 – 3:16 pm | No Comment
Kilkenny 400 September, October, November and December Guide out now…

The Kilkenny 400  September - December What’s on Guide has just been Published.
You can download it from here or pick it up at most venues in Kilkenny City.
Download the What’s on Guide for September, October, …

One Take Sessions - Thursday 17 September
August 10, 2009 – 3:05 am | No Comment
One Take Sessions - Thursday 17 September

Cleere’s Theatre , Parliament Street, Kilkenny
4 independent Irish musicians /
bands perform free at the One Take
Sessions.
Thursday 17 September, 9:30pm
Contact: Ken McGuire
t +353 (0)861048191
e hello@kilkennymusic.com
w www.kilkennymusic.com

President McAleese Conferred with Freedom of the City of Kilkenny
May 20, 2009 – 4:10 pm | No Comment
President McAleese Conferred with Freedom of the City of Kilkenny

President of Ireland, Mary McAleese was conferred with the Freedom of City of Kilkenny at The Great Hall, Kilkenny Castle, on Tuesday, 19th May, 2009, the ceremony started at 9.45 a.m.
Listen to the Proceedings of …