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#Puck Fair

# puck-fair - Sunday 13 August, 2017

The legends behind the Kerry festival that crowns a goat every year

What’s with the royal goat?

# puck-fair - Wednesday 10 August, 2016

Scaled-down protest at Puck Fair after alleged threatening calls to activists

ARAN wants the goat removed from the festival and has appealed to the “common decency” of festival-goers.

# puck-fair - Thursday 28 July, 2016

From The Daily Edge This Kerry GAA club's puck fair draw poses the ultimate dilemma Heifer Cruise

# puck-fair - Thursday 13 August, 2015

From The Daily Edge One punter lost a rather unusual item at the Puck Fair the other day Gnashers

One punter lost a rather unusual item at the Puck Fair the other day

All the glamour of the fair.

# puck-fair - Monday 10 August, 2015

'You'll be f***ing beaten out of town': Puck Fair protest cancelled after threatening calls

Animal rights group Aran was planning to stage a demonstration.

# puck-fair - Thursday 6 August, 2015

This year's King Puck has been picked... But what exactly happens at the Kerry fair?

The organisers of the Puck Fair have responded to criticism from animal rights groups.

# puck-fair - Tuesday 4 August, 2015

Animal rights campaigners want to "take the Puck out of the fair"

ARAN wants the goat removed from the festival.

# puck-fair - Monday 11 August, 2014

Raising of King Puck goat goes ahead amid animal welfare concerns

The festival organisers say the animal is well cared for and his welfare is a priority.

# puck-fair - Thursday 10 July, 2014

From The Daily Edge 10 of the most inspired responses to the Garth Brooks shenanigans Friends In No Places

10 of the most inspired responses to the Garth Brooks shenanigans

Because laughter is the best medicine. *bursts into tears*

# puck-fair - Friday 10 August, 2012

Weekend of culture: Puck Fair and Fleadh Cheoil kick off

Street performers, a cattle fair, fireworks and traditional music…Kerry and Cavan have it all this weekend.

# puck-fair - Friday 12 August, 2011

The Daily Fix: Friday Daily Fix This post contains videos

The Daily Fix: Friday

It’s your Friday Fix: the McGivern family react to the HIQA report, should our taxes be as high as Germany’s… and Enda Kenny the goat, King of the Puck Fair.