The Kenmare Easter Gathering took place on the 30th-31st of March. A plaque was unveiled in Kenmare commemorating those who lost their lives in the War of Independence and the Headford Ambush. The event attracted close to 500 people.
The Brosnan Clan Gathering Castleisland took place from July 25th to July 28th. The festival strove to celebrate the journey of the East Kerry diaspora and the Brosnan Clan Gathering was its centerpiece. Brosnans from New Zealand, Australia, Singapore, Dubai, USA, Canada, Germany and the UK, travelled to Castleisland for a packed four day programme.
I received the following Certificate from President Michael D. Higgins for the Kenmare Easter Week Gathering: