Old Year Celebrations in Portmagee, County Kerry For over a century and a half, the arrival of each new year is celebrated in Portmagee with a unique custom called ‘The Old Year’. It’s a little bit crazy, a little bit amazing and a fantastic time. History of the ‘Old Year’ Celebration The year was 1727 when, three days after Christmas, a Kinsale brig, flying a French flag, landed in the Port…

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