I'm Grand Mam and Kildare Village team up for live podcast in aid of Belong To

Kildare Village is teaming up with Cork babes PJ and Kevin for an I’m Grand Mam live podcast, all in support of Belong To.

The image shows PJ Kirby (left) and Kevin Twomey (right) who will recording their podcast I'm Grand Mam from Kildare Village. The two are in front of a pink background and are smiling. PJ has his hand in front of his mouth and Kevin has head tilted to the side.
Image: Kildare Village

To celebrate Pride Month 2023, the lovely folks at Kildare Village will be hosting everyone’s favourite mammies’ boys, PJ Kirby and Kevin Twomey, for a live recording of the smash hit I’m Grand Mam podcast.

On Saturday, June 10, the lads will be having their usual cuppa and chats in the heart of Ireland’s premiere shopping destination, discussing style and personal expression and what it means to them. 

If you ask us, this sounds like the perfect way to get some outfit inspo for whatever Pride party you’re attending. After taking tips from Cork’s finest gay fashionistas, you’ll be in the perfect place to pick up the best seasonal bargains!

And if that weren’t enough, as we all know, Pride is about more than just rainbows and parties. It’s about supporting the community, and Kildare Village is doing just that. All the proceeds from this unmissable event will go directly to LGBTQ+ youth charity Belong To – an incredibly worthy cause.

In order to make a day of it, be sure to kick things off early with a celebration breakfast in Saba or Sprout. Then, enjoy shopping over 120 leading Irish and international brands. 

After catching up on Kevin and PJ’s antics, finish the day in style with dinner and bubbles at Dunne & Crescenzi L’Officina.

With only 60 places available, this is going to be an intimate event not to be missed, so make sure to book early to avoid disappointment. 

Tickets are priced at €25 and available to buy from Eventbrite, and don’t forget, all the profits from the ticket sales will be donated to Belong To Youth Service.



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Set in the beating heart of the horse-racing country, the outlet is located just an hour south of Dublin. A bastion of Irish talent, Kildare Village strikes a balance between regional charm and an artful spread of homegrown and international brands. Additionally, with a range of restaurants and cafés in the Village, guests can also unwind and some good ol’ fashioned celebrated Irish hospitality. 

And if you want to make the most of your trip, you could always pamper yourself by booking an exclusive Personalised Shopping Experience. The three new exclusively designed Personal Shopping Suites are a haven of quiet luxury to elevate your visit to a new level of comfort and delight. To book an appointment, lasting approximately 90 minutes, simply email [email protected].

For those in a hurry, the ‘Perfect Palette’ service offers expert colour analysis during a 40-minute appointment, which includes an individual seasonal colour swatch for each guest.

It really does sound like they’ve thought of everything to get you in the mood for Pride, so be sure to check out KildareVillage.com for more information and get your tickets for the podcast from Eventbrite.

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