The Rose Hotel is delighted to be the official home of The Rose of Tralee International Festival. The Rose of Tralee International Festival is one of Ireland’s largest and longest running festivals and takes place every August in Tralee Co. Kerry, and runs from the 16th-22rd of August, 2017.
The Festival incorporates seven days of fantastic street carnival and entertainment, in addition to the Rose of Tralee Selection Nights broadcast live on RTE Television from the Festival Dome located right beside the hotel. The action packed festival programme includes; children's entertainment, live music, concerts, Ireland’s biggest International Fashion Show, fireworks, workshops, markets, circus, funfair, and Rose parades, however this is just the tip of the ice-berg, and events take place throughout Ireland and around the world in the months leading up to the festival itself.
The Rose of Tralee International Festival celebrates the achievements of young Irish women throughout the Irish diaspora, culminating in the selection of the Rose of Tralee at the International Festival every year. To stay at The Rose Hotel click here for all our special offrers, or call us on + 353 66 7199100. If you wish to book tickets for any of the events or check out the fantastic programme for this year's Festival click here.
The Rose Hotel is at the very heart of the action, located metres from the famous `Dome’ and home to the Roses for the week - the epicentre for this famous Festival!