2017 Southern California

Rose of Tralee Events

Saturday, May 6, 2017

"Race for the Rose" Derby Party

Southern California Rose of Tralee

Presentation & Selection

- Special Guests-

2016 International Rose of Tralee

Maggie Mc Eldowney

2016 Southern California Rose of Tralee

Clara Murphy

9:00am-12:00pm - Judges Interviews

Location: TBD


12:00pm-4:00pm - "Race for the Rose" Derby Party

  • Meet the reigning 2016 International Rose of Tralee, Maggie McEldowney & 2016 Southern California Rose of Tralee, Clara Murphy!

  • Roses please wear Garden Attire and Hats; and if you'd like to perform your "party pieces" please let us know!

  • Open to the public, please come, mix and mingle with the Roses, with MC former Miss Ireland, Olivia Tracey!

Location: Auld Dubliner Long Beach 

Cost: Cash Bar

6:00 - The Wild Geese Football Club - Annual Dinner Dance

Presentation & Crowning of the

"2017 Southern California Rose of Tralee"

Location: Holiday Inn Long Beach Airport 

2640 N. Lakewood Blvd., Long Beach, CA 90815

Tickets: $65 - All invited - Purchase Tickets Here

- 2017 Southern California Rose Applicants are sponsored by

The Wild Geese Football Club's -

Honorary Chairman - Kevin Mac Donnell. - Thank you!
















Lovely Past Roses...from left to right; Aileen Whelan, Molly O'Keefe, Sarah Felong, 2013 Rose Laura Walsh, Erin Kelly and Brittany Kelly.

Saturday, April 22, 2017


Rose Orientation


Time: 12:00pm

Location: Dublin 4 - Gastropub




Please join us for Questions & Answers with


2016 Southern California Rose of Tralee

Clara Murphy


Sunday, April 23, 2017


Newport Beach Film Festival 

Irish Film Showcase & Party

All Southern California Rose Applicants

are guests of the festival!

Time: 7:00pm - 10:00pm

For tickets & Information:


March 2017 

St. Patrick's Day Events

11:00am - Irish Civic Ceremonies

Los Angeles City Hall - Irishman & Irishwoman of the Year Presentation

St. Patrick's Day Lunch

1:00-3:00pm -St. Patrick's Day Luncheon


Honoring the 

Irishwoman of the Year

Deirdre O'Neill Machin  


Irishman of the Year 
Terry Anderson
honored with a special
"Brian Boru Lifetime 
Achievement Award"

& other Community Honoree's

Olivia Tracey,

former Miss Ireland

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