The Rose of Tralee is over for another year and we have a new lovely lady taking the crown, 21-year-old Kirsten Mate Maher.

The Waterford Rose is the first African-Irish woman to win the Rose of Tralee and is a student and a part-time model.

There were plenty more shenanigans before Kirsten's emotional win however, with a much talked-about Irish dance to Usher while Fungie the dolphin even got his moment in the spotlight.

Take a look at some of the best reaction online below: