Top Restaurants In Tipperary Announced At Irish Restaurant Awards 2017

The third of four regional finals in this year’s Irish Restaurant Awards took place in the Limerick Strand Hotel last night where 60 awards were presented to the country’s leading chefs, restaurants and pubs.   Over 600 people attended the Munster Regional Final on Tuesday evening where the top establishments in each county were named. […]

Celebrations in Terryglass as 17th Terryglass Arts Festival Opens

The 17th Annual Terryglass Arts Festival will be officially opened  on Wednesday 12th August by Niall de Búrca, and will include a performance from Ireland’s Eurovision entry Molly Sterling in the Festival Marquee. From nearby Puckane, Molly was the youngest ever entrant to perform for Ireland in the Eurovision Song Contest.   A large attendance […]

Terryglass Arts Festival Welcomes Renowned UK Theatre Director Roland Jaquarello

Terryglass Arts Festival is delighted to announce a series of master classes with Roland Jaquarello, a respected and experienced director in both U.K. and Irish theatres. Aimed at actors and aspiring actors (16 years +) it is one of the highlights of this year’s Arts Festival and a must attend for those interested in Drama.   Four […]

15th Terryglass Arts Festival Strikes All the Right Notes

Attendances at the 15th Annual Terryglass Arts Festival were significantly higher than previous years with many of the night events sold out well in advance.   The festival which concluded last Sunday featured virtuoso violinist Vladimir on Friday night and a rocking musical cabaret from the Bee- Loud Glade on Thursday night. The festival was officially launched on Wednesday 14th August by […]

Celebrations in Terryglass as 15th Terryglass Arts Festival Opens

The 15th Annual Terryglass Arts Festival will be officially opened on by Cllr. Ger Darcy, Mayor of North Tipperary County Council at 7.30pm on Wednesday next (14th August) in the Terryglass Festival Marquee.   Following the official opening there will be a special screening of the award winning film “Irish Folk Furniture” by internationally celebrated local film maker Tony Donoghue.   […]

Tipperary Tourism: Lough Derg

Lough Derg is the third-largest lake in Ireland, after Lough Neagh in Northern Ireland, and Lough Corrib in Galway.  It is a long and relatively narrow lake with shores in counties Clare, Galway, and Tipperary.  The lake is the last of the three largest on the River Shannon, with the other two, Lough Ree and […]

Council Nominates Terryglass & Upperchurch for Prestigious Pride of Place Awards

The Pride of Place Competition for 2010 is currently underway with North Tipperary County Council nominating two areas for the all-island competition this year. Upperchurch-Drombane and District Development Association and the Terryglass Arts Festival are the two entries for North Tipperary this year and their efforts in trying to achieve a prestigious Pride of Place […]