Eggcellent Easter festivities in Tralee

Children in Tralee and beyond have been sent a special message from the Easter Bunny to dust off their fancy-dress costumes in preparation for the eggstremely popular annual Family Fancy Dress Charity Fun Run in Tralee Town Park on Saturday April 20.

The Easter Bunny hopped into Garvey's Supervalu Tralee to announce details of this year's Charity Fun Run which will take place on Easter Saturday from 12.30pm and he encouraged children of all ages to book their place early at

The entry fee is only €5 with all profits going to Down Syndrome Ireland and every registered child who takes part will receive an Easter Egg from Garvey's.

The event will eggsplode into action with a Zumba Warm-up with Zumba Kerry, while there will be face painting, music and a prize of family lunch at the Ashe Hotel for the Best Dressed Family.

But that's not all. There will be lots of other fun events in Tralee over the Easter holidays.

Among the attractions are teddy bear trails, an Easter art and craft camp and Sásta Saturdays at the County Museum.

There's also activity camps in Tralee Sports and Leisure Centre, John Mitchels GAA Complex and Tralee Dynamos; Pottery Workshops in Mounthawk; egg hunts at the Aqua Dome and much more

For the full run down of all that's happening visit