Events and festivals in Kerry invited to apply for regional festival funding

Organisers of festivals and events in Kerry are being reminded they can apply for funding under Fáilte Ireland’s 2017 Regional Festivals and Participative Events Programme.

The programme supports festivals and events which drive local tourism.

It provided funding to 205 events across the country last year to the value of almost 700,000 euro.

Applications can be submitted online at the Fáilte Ireland Trade Portal at where a copy of the programme guidelines can also be accessed.

Receipt of applications closes at 12noon on Monday January 16th.