Are you ready for the Tralee Nun Challenge on June 15th? Saturday week will see a black and white crowd descending on Tralee Town Park attempting to break the Guinness World Record of the largest gathering ever of people dressed as nuns, as part of Feile na mBláth 2019. Tralee Nun Challenge is looking for at least 1,500 nuns to turn up at 6:30pm to this fundraising event, organised by the Tralee Rowing Club in conjunction with Pieta House.
There will be music, entertainment and food stalls during the event in the Town Park, as well as spot prizes for “Best Bearded Nun”, “Funniest Make-Up” and “Best Sister Act”. A number of local pubs and restaurants will be offering special promotions exclusively for nuns in costume during that Saturday only.The event is gathering momentum on social media with the hashtag #traleenunchallenge. You can find a video of Ultan Dillane supporting the Tralee Nun Challenge, or Eoin “Bomber” Liston’s photo in nun costume and more.Tralee Nun Challenge tickets are €20 per person, which includes a nun costume to keep forever. You MUST wear BLACK SHOES to be counted as a nun for the Guinness World Record. Purchase tickets on, call 087 7819051 or buy them on the day of the event at the marquee. The nun costume can be collected with your ticket from The Grand Hotel on Friday 14th of June, between 6:30 and 8pm. Or they can be collected on the day of the event, Saturday 15th, from 5:30pm at the marquee in Tralee Town Park.
Tralee Nun Challenge, Guinness World Record attempt, Saturday June 15th, 6:30pm, Tralee Town Park. Let’s smash that record and have a ball!!
PROMOTIONS FOR NUNS IN COSTUME ONLY ON JUNE 15th ….Paddy Mac’s- A free shot with a pint for nuns John Dough- €2 for a doughnut for nuns The Brogue- Free tea/coffee with lunch for nuns..Hennessy’s – Buy 2 drinks get 1 free, late bar 2am with free entry for all nuns in costume…Fiddlers -Stag and Doe Session €6 tickets for nuns (€10 normal price)…Ashe Hotel – A glass of Guinness or Irish Coffee with your meal for nuns..Benners Hotel – A free hot dog for nuns. Live music that night…Abrakebabra – 15% discount on every meal for nuns in costume…Yummy Cafe – For every person in nun’s costume that spends €5, they will donate €1 to Tralee Rowing Club.