Audio Jack is not only a sound, lighting and marquee hire company. They have a strong creative passion and believe that all events are unique and should be treated as such. They cater for all types of festivals and events throughout Ireland and the UK. They also do term-leases and installations for clubs, pubs and live music venues.
Book A DJ Cork is the simplest, most convenient and reliable way to book a professional and experienced DJ for any event, wedding, party or venue in Cork. All their DJs use top quality PAs, sound and lighting equipment, have vast music collections, are approachable, well spoken and dress accordingly.
Under the direction of former West End musical theatre performer Stephen Cullinane-O’Regan, Brightlights Studios performing arts classes are designed to help build confidence, self-esteem and stretch imaginations, while creating a true love of the arts. Their dedicated staff provide effective teaching of the highest quality in disciplines throughout the performing arts, while never forgetting the importance of having fun along the way.
Discover a piece of Ireland’s Ancient East at Cork City Gaol. The Gaol is a unique visitor attraction, showing what life was like for those who ended up behind its walls in the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries.
The Guinness Cork Jazz Festival is a world-renowned music festival celebrating all things jazz for five days every year all across Cork City.
Cork School of Dance offers a progressive curriculum in ballet, modern, jazz and contemporary dance for students from three years of age in a caring, safe environment under the direction of Principal and Artistic Director, Sinéad Murphy. At Cork School of Dance, dance is taught with a sense of fun and enjoyment, while encouraging every pupil to realise their full potential.
Crawford Art Gallery is a National Cultural Institution and regional art museum for Munster, dedicated to the visual arts, both historic and contemporary. Through its temporary exhibitions, publications and education programmes, the Crawford Art Gallery is committed to fostering recognition, critical assessment, and acknowledgement of historical and contemporary Irish and international art practice.
If you’re looking for something different for a great night out in Cork, you’ll find it at Curraheen Park Greyhound Stadium. Some of the most prestigious greyhound fixtures of the year take place right here. You can watch all the action unfold from the comfort of the bar, or maybe from your table in their bright and atmospheric restaurant, where you can relax and place a bet with their table-side Tote service.
Racing every Friday and Saturday
Gates open at 6:45pm
First Race 7:40pm to 8pm
The Everyman is a non-profit company that produces and presents the best in Irish and international performance for Cork and Irish audiences. Their mission is to be indispensable to all of the communities they serve: audiences, artists, employees and suppliers, while remaining rooted in, and inextricably linked to, Cork.
As well as displaying a wonderful collection of local scenes, including the Old Head, The Gallery Kinsale‘s reputation has grown from promoting the best of Irish and international contemporary art. Their acquisitions regularly change so that visitors will always find something to suit.
The Half Light Gallery and gift shop specialises in original art and prints, showcasing quality Irish designer gifts and handcrafted luxury items.
Leahy’s Open Farm has a range of activities on their farm, from daily petting times to real JCB working diggers, along with seasonal activities such as dog agility, pig races and cow milking! They also do many school tours each year, cater to birthday parties, communions etc! Whatever kind of get together you’re having, they aim to cater to, with a guide to bring you around the farm, a variety of food options and added extras, such as digger rides and crazy golf! They also now have an Ice Cream & Chocolate Factory! All of which will be made from Maisy the Cow’s milk right on the farm.
The Mardyke Entertainment Complex is an all-in-one entertainment destination that combines bowling, pool, ping pong, and karaoke stations with a variety of bars, Holy Smoke pit-smoked BBQ restaurant, Woolshed Baa & Grill international sports bar and Barcadia, the only retro arcade with kitchen and bar in Cork.
Montfort College of Performing Arts is one of Ireland’s most prestigious and credible training grounds for young talent for children aged three years of age upwards. The college is dedicated to developing performance skills in dance, drama, singing and musical theatre, as well as having fun and building self-confidence in an exciting, creative and nurturing environment. They have the experience and dedication to offer your child the very best in theatre arts training.
Whether you’re on holidays to Ireland, or are looking for an out-of-the-box corporate event, an Ocean Escapes sea safari experience is one that can’t be missed. The perfect outing for any age, everyone in your group will have the time of their lives exploring the waters and coastlines of Cork Harbour. Perfect for groups of up to 24 people, Ocean Escapes is a great way to have an interactive and exciting adventure. Whether it’s a tourist group, a school group, or even a social event, their sea safari adventures around Cork Harbour are perfect for any age.
Old Cork Waterworks Experience offers a warm welcome ensuring your visit is enjoyable and memorable. Journey through their Victorian architecture. Discover some of Cork’s industrial heritage. Investigate their interactive exhibits and enjoy a coffee in the playground and garden.
The Party Company is a Cork-based store located right next to the Airport Roundabout. They stock a huge array of costumes, wigs, and accessories for all ages. From kids to adults, they have costumes for parties, hens and stags and just fun events. They love what they do and are really glad to help and will be able to order any size that you might not be able to find.
Spike Island is dominated by the 200-year-old Fort Mitchel, the star shaped Fortress which became a prison holding over 2,300 prisoners. Take the scenic ferry ride from Kennedy Pier, Cobh, and enjoy a fully guided tour of the island and fortress, and relax in the café and picnic areas. A short and scenic ferry ride from Cobh brings visitors to Spike Island and our storytellers will relay the history and mystery of the peoples and places that make Spike Island so special. Children of all ages can explore and learn through their curriculum led, age-appropriate school tours, starting with a short ferry ride that tells the story of Cobh and Cork harbour. Walk an abandoned prison, sit in a solitary cell, experience a place of punishment, once called ‘Ireland’s hell’.
Ted Dunne Entertainment is one of Ireland’s leading professional music, DJ and entertainment booking agencies, covering all aspects of the industry, including weddings, parties and events. Based in Cork and widely recognised as one of Ireland’s most established entertainment agencies, Ted Dunne Entertainment offers professional services and expertise to both corporate and individual clients, seeking music and entertainment solutions for all types of events, including weddings, corporate functions, private parties, festivals, fund-raising events, debs and grads, fashion shows, and lots more.
Trabolgan Holiday Village is well known for its magical surroundings, excellent facilities and range of indoor and outdoor activities, suitable for all the family, whether you want to relax, have fun or both.
The Warren Gallery shows the work of William Scott, Tony O’Malley, William Crozier, Mary Swanzy, Arthur Maderson, Terry Bradley, Kevin Sharkey, Maria Gallwey, Ber Burns, Sir Terry Frost, Mary Fedden, John Emmanuel, Neil Canning, Majella O’Neill Collins, John Verling, Kenneth Webb, John Minihan, Felim Egan, Paddy Campbell, Mike Fitzharris, Sean Scully amongst many other talented painters.
The West Cork Model Railway Village in picturesque Clonakilty is the leading tourist destination in West Cork and an excellent way to start your tour of the region. The village is a fully scaled handmade model of the old West Cork Railway Line with fully working trains and the towns that the railway served and so is a delightful way to whet the appetite for your visit to Clonakilty, Kinsale, Dunmanway and Bandon. Each model is a replica of the town as it was back in the 1940s and it’s a great way to make local history real for all ages.