funders, sponsors, donors + patrons.

K-FEST could not exist without the support of arts, community, and tourism grants, sponsorships by Killorglin and Kerry businesses, and donations from local pubs, restaurants, pharmacies, beauty salons, plus myriad other small business and individual donations.

public Funding

 
 

Key Sponsors

 
 

additional sponsors

 

SILVER: Crafty Divils. BRONZE: AIB, Astellas, Bank of Ireland, Boyles Topline, Carrig House, John J. Galvin & Son, Taxamo, Temmler, Cara Credit Union, Slogadh Signs, and Myers Recycling.

 

Patrons + Donors

 

THANKS TO OUR PUBS AND RESTAURANTS, WHICH PROVIDE PATRONAGE AND STAGES FOR K-FEST MUSIC

Sol y Sombra, Billy O'Shea’s, Bunkers, Francie Sheahan’s, Falvey’s Bar, Clifford’s Tavern, Cyril O'Neill, Kingston’s, The Old Forge, The Bianconi, O'Gradys Bar, The Manor Inn, and Welcome Inn.

 

THANK YOU TO ACCOMMODATION PROVIDERS, WHO GIVE FINANCIAL CONTRIBUTION OR SPECIAL FESTIVAL RATES FOR K-FEST ARTISTS AND GUESTS

River's Edge, Sun Valley House B&B, Grove Lodge B&B, Laune Bridge House, Kilburn House, Kerdon House, Canberra House.

 

SPECIAL THANKS TO THE BUILDING OWNERS, WHO GIVE THE GALLERY AND VENUE SPACES THAT MAKE THE FESTIVAL SO UNIQUE

R. Boyle and Sons, Ltd., Jackie O’Connor, Ciaran Moriarty, Jackie McGillycuddy, Sheila and Dodo Sheahan, Pa Foley, Jo Lalor, Brendan O’Neill, Sean Murphy, Gina Sheahan, Joseph Crowley, John O’Sullivan, and Kevin Stoker.

 

THANKS ALSO TO THE FOLLOWING FOR THEIR SPECIAL CONTRIBUTIONS TO K-FEST ARTISTS

Donal Cronin, Eleanor Daly, Maureen Ahern, Noreen Ahern, Doug Victor, Bridget Moriarty, and Brendan Ahern.

 

BIG THANK YOU FOR THE TREMENDOUS FINANCIAL SUPPORT WE GET FROM BUSINESSES AND INDIVIDUALS THROUGHOUT KILLORGLIN

Mike Dowd, Karl Falvey, Ahern's Dentist, Dr. Anne Cronin, Eddie & Catherine O'Donoghue, Dream Chinese Restaurant, Hoare’s Machinery, Kerry Photo Stores, A4 Office Supplies, Moriarty’s Carpet Store, Moriarty’s Furniture, Mulvihill’s Pharmacy, Star Gifts, Aidan O'Shea, Danny O'Sullivan, Dr. Eugene Cotter, Eoin Mangan, Gene Ahern, John Noonan, Liam Crowley, Mid-Kerry Cabs, Stephen Clifford, Tim Lynch, Tythers Bookmakers, Aqua Design, Dr. Gerard and Liz O'Shea, Haven Pharmacy, Mickos Apache Pizza, Paudie & Geraldine O'Shea, Quirke’s Quarries, The Handy Haven, Donal Mangan, Edzo Crowley, Headfirst, Jack’s Bakery, Peevers Slye Cotter, Quinlan’s, Chicken Zone, O'Sullivans Bakery, Sean Taaffe, Zest, Stevie Coffey Taxi, Harrison Dwyer Solicitors, Jones Eurospar, Keanes Supervalu, Pauline Bewick, Giovanelli’s, Darragh Burns, Mad Mix, Humpty Dumpty Shoes, Eamon Sheahan, Frank Coffey Engineer, Magic Touch Beauty Salon, Starlite Dry Cleaners, The Powder Rooms, Dr. Mulligan, Johnny Porridge O'Connor, Martha Browne, Nigel Corkery, Dan Horgan Taxi Service, Bernadette and Maurice Corkery, Woods Electrical, All About Flowers, Cahillanes Butcher, Darval O'Sullivan, O'Sullivan Accountants, Pat Pigott, Phillip O'Connor, Sethu, Adrian Hassett, Geoffrey Mahony, Red Fox Inn, Chase Resourcing, Shades of Bloom, O'Donoghue Solicitors, Laune Pharmacy, O'Sullivan Londis, Tyre Stop, James Barber, Burkes Butchers, Joe O'Shea, Tim Cronin, Crowley’s Drapery, Deirdre Houlihan, Joan Harmon, Kathleen Finnegan, Mary Mangan, and The Mill Coffee Shop.

 

AND AN EXTRA THANK YOU TO OUR SUPER DONORS

Vita Jakelyte, Pa and Rosemarie Browne, Healy Crowley Ahern, Promed, Selina’s Café K, Owens McCarthy, Dr. Edmund Prendiville and Josette.

 

THANK YOU TO OUR FUND IT SUPPORTERS, WHO HELP US HIT OUR FUNDRAISING GOAL THIS YEAR

Stephen Henken, The Real Burger, Dominika Lisiecka, Reis, The Brand Geeks, Sharon Lyster, Shelly Kelly, Mike McCaffrey, Josie O'Donnell, Brian Houlihan, Approved Productions, Faith Redmond, Tim Clifford, Conor Browne, Penny Dahl, Katie Graham, Dave Coffey, Rose O'Sullivan, Shane McElroy, Brian O'Maolain, Neil Browne, Patrick Cahill, Laurence O'Toole, Dave Ryan, Diana LaCross, Ciara Chapman, Stephen Thompson, Mary McGillycuddy, Michael Ledwith, Jacinta Browne, Kerry Abel, Joanne Murphy, John Ahern, Cait Carroll, Michael G. Kenny, The Marketing Crowd, Margaret Houlihan, Ger Dowling, Paddy Maher, Rachael Coffey, Laura Wade, Hannah Moriarty, John P. Costello, Sarita Mangan, Kevin Griffin, Diarmuid Sullivan, Sinead Pigott, Bjorn Zarske, Shota Kotake, Catherine O'Connor, Fran O'Connor, Ruth Albrecht, Jason Browne, Ronald McLean, Carissa Lagasca, Lee Griffin, Sheila O'Shea, Billy Browne, Alan Robinson, Dee Keenan, Amy O'Shea, Katie Brennan McCaffrey, Eilish Doyle, Cian Laffey, David Creane, Rita McMahon, Emma O'Hara, Natasha Van Meenen, Helena Grimes, Kathryn Murphy, Gabby Clark, Martina Furlong, Eithne Hehir, Susan Houghton, Averil Larke, Amano Miura, Rochelle Lucey, Brian Richardson, Seamus Griffin, Kath Mulhall, Catherine Houghton, Winnie Fee Kurzke, Sinead Keogh, Naomi O'Connor, and Lynda Horgan.

 

AND THANKS TO THOSE WHO DONATE VOUCHERS, GIFTS, FOOD AND BEVERAGES, SPACES, PARKING, AND MUCH MORE FOR OUR FUNDRAISING INITIATIVES, COMPETITIONS, AND FOR THE K-FEST WEEKEND ITSELF

Aime O'Shea Designs, Dooks Golf Club, Jack's Coastguard, Beauty Within, Go Ireland, Beaufort Bar, Aloha House, Sunhill Natural Honey, Larkins Pub, Crafty Divils, FEXCO, Irish Crane & Lifting, Sol y Sombra, Crystal Cave, Reeks District Office, the Evans Family, and Pa Foley.