Kerry County Council is looking at plans to pedestrianise parts of Killarney town centre by night.
The proposal was put before the council by Killarney councilor Michael Gleeson, who suggests such a move would greatly enhance the visitor experience, especially in the summer.
He wants the council to begin by pedestrianising Plunkett Street and Main Street, from 6pm onwards.
The idea is currently being examined by the local authority, as part of the Killarney Traffic Management Study.
Cllr Gleeson believes Killarney could emulate the atmosphere of Grafton Street in Dublin: