Philadelphia Rose crowned 56th annual International Rose of Tralee

Philadelphia Rose Maria Walsh has been crowned the 56th International Rose of Tralee. The 27 year old is originally from Boston Massachusetts, however 20 years ago, she moved to Co. Mayo with her family.

2014 Rose of Tralee Maria Walsh
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  She returned to the States after she finished college, and now lives in Philadelphia. Maria was crowned the 2014 Rose of Tralee, by the 2013 winner, Hayley O’Sullivan from Dallas, Texas. Maria Walsh will join Jerry O’Sullivan on Kerry Today tomorrow morning.