Sister City Program

About the Partnership
In May 2009, Tralee, Ireland became Westlake’s sister city through the Sister Cities International program. Sister Cities International is a nonprofit organization that helps to create partnerships in an effort to exchange information and ideas, while building friendships and understanding cultural differences.
Mayor Dennis Clough, Deputy Mayor of Tralee Mairead Fernane and former Mayor Ted Fitzgerald


Our Sister City program is made possible through the generous support of Westlake World Partners.

About Tralee

Tralee is located in southwest Ireland on the northern side of the Dingle Peninsula. Tralee is the capital of Kerry County and is Ireland’s 7th largest town.


The Town of Tralee has plenty to offer including:
  • Excellent shopping
  • Historic buildings
  • Hotels
  • Plenty of green space
  • Restaurants
  • Sporting facilities

Visitor Attractions

Visitor attractions include the:
  • Aqua Dome Waterworld
  • Blennerville Windmill
  • Kerry County Museum
  • National Folk Theatre of Ireland
  • Siamsa Tíre
  • Tralee Ship Canal

Tralee International Festival

Tralee is also home to the world famous Rose of Tralee International Festival held annually in August.