Tallow Horse Fair

Visited the Tallow Horse Fair
The fair, which is one of the oldest in Ireland attracts sellers and buyers from all over Ireland and abroad. The most noted annual event in the history of Tallow is “Tallow Horse Fair”. It was founded in 1910 and has been the veritable Mecca for the two essential groupings necessary to an event of the kind – Sellers and Buyers.  Trafficking their piebalds, greys and bays and frequently enlivening the proceedings to the extent of keeping the peace preservers busy. Many famous horses have been bought and sold at the fair.

September 03rd, 2012 Posted by Vicky Comerford Filed in: Uncategorized