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In Killorglin, Ireland’s goat king still reigns

Every year, Ireland’s oldest festival draws a crowd of more than 58,000 for three days of festivities, including the crowning of a mountain goat.
19 November 2014

Worldwide Weird

Balls will roll at a quirky Irish lottery

Every August, the town of Cobh looks like a playroom ball pit gone awry, as thousands of brightly coloured balls bounce down the streets in one of the world’s quirkiest lotteries.
Read more… 29 July 2013

Ireland's most offbeat festivals

Even in straitened times, Ireland has never needed an excuse to celebrate.
Read more… 16 March 2011

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