2024 Grand Marshal – Richie Power

Richie Power has been announced as the 2024 Grand Marshal of the St. Patrick’s Day Parade, Kilkenny City. Carrickshock and Kilkenny hurling legend and one of the County’s best loved sons, Richie Power is a modern hurling icon with almost unparalleled success at both club and county level. His achievements include 8 All-Ireland Senior Medals, […]

Kilkenny Cats: Ancient Tales to Present Day Legends

The 2024 St. Patrick’s Festival Kilkenny theme has been announced! Kilkenny Cats: Tales and Legends. From ancient tales to present day legends! With history and stories from witches and cats to Tudors and castles and present day legends in sports stars, musicians, artists and community leaders. Kilkenny has it all! The centre of every St. […]

St. Patrick’s Festival Kilkenny 2024!

“St. Patrick’s Festival Kilkenny 2024 is shaping up to be our biggest St. Patrick’s Festival ever!” according to Festival Director Marian Flannery.  The annual St. Patrick’s Day celebrations, which has now spread to a multi-day event, will take over Kilkenny city from 15th – 18th March 2024. Building on the success of the last few […]