The Philadelphia Rose of Tralee Tea Party at The Radnor

2013 Philadelphia Rose of Tralee, Brittany Killion with the 2014 Judges: Brendan Gallagher, Chairman of the Glenside Gaelic Athletic Association, Colleen Gallagher, 2007 Philadelphia Rose of Tralee and David Brennan, General Manager of the Wayne Hotel and Chair of the 2014 Philadelphia Rose Judging Panel

A special Philadelphia Rose of Tralee Mother Daughter Tea Party was held at The Radnor Hotel on Saturday, March 22, 2014. Roses, Rosebuds, Petals and their mothers enjoyed a lovely afternoon sharing thoughts and getting ready for the Philadelphia Rose Selection and Dinner at The Radnor Hotel on Friday, April 11, 2014.

(Photo Credit: Margaret King)

The Rose of Tralee is one of Ireland’s oldest (since 1959) and largest festivals. It is a world wide celebration of Irish culture and heritage. The Philadelphia Rose of Tralee was established in 2002, giving young women of Irish descent from the Philadelphia region the chance to participate in one of Ireland’s most beloved traditions. The Philadelphia Rose Selection & Dinner will be held on April 11th at The Radnor Hotel. Jim Donovan of CBS3 will join as Master of Ceremonies and David Brennan, General Manager of the Wayne Hotel (who hails from Limerick, Ireland,) will Chair the 2014 judging panel. Visit the Philadelphia Rose Centre to learn more.