Cork County Council host street party celebrating Doneraile Court opening

This Saturday, June 22, Cork County Council is taking the party to the street to celebrate the opening of the newly revitalised Doneraile Court. The refurbishment project is expected to further boost Doneraile Wildlife Park’s position as one of Ireland’s best performing attractions. The Council’s ‘Re-Imagine Doneraile’ festivities, taking place on the street and in Fishpond Lane from 1pm…

A number of interesting literary events are taking place at the Cork Midsummer Festival

Featuring Linton Kwesi Johnson, Kevin Barry, Sinead Gleeson, Emilie Pine, Wendy Erskine, Denise Chaila, and many, many more! The Good Room presents the fourth edition of Crosstown Drift, a trail of tales and scéals across the streets of Cork and beyond, as part of Cork Midsummer Festival 2019. Over two days, this Friday, June 21 and…

Ocean Film Festival World Tour sets course for Ireland this autumn

The Ocean Film Festival World Tour is hitting UK and Irish shores this autumn with a brand-new collection of spectacular ocean-themed films. Visiting more than 35 locations, the event involves a selection of short films telling seafaring stories from both above and below the water’s surface. Witness mind-blowing marine life, wild adventures and stunning cinematography…

Annual Sculpture Exhibition set to open at Ballymaloe House

Cementing their long-standing reputation for supporting the arts, Ballymaloe House and the Allen family are once again gearing up to welcome the annual Sculpture Exhibition to the grounds of Ballymaloe Farm, based in Shanagarry in beautiful East Cork. Curated by Richard Scott, the exhibition will officially open on Thursday, June 20 at 6pm and is…

Rebelcon – Ireland’s only tech event for the tech community launches

(Donagh Horgan, Johnson Controls with Deborah Fitzgerald, Teamwork, Aidan Casey of Johnson Controls and Stephanie Sheehan of Poppulo at the launch of Ireland’s largest tech conference for the tech community, Rebelc0n 2019. Credit: Darragh Kane) Ireland’s only software conference for the tech community, Rebelcon has announced an impressive line up of national and international speakers…

‘Liv’ by Alice Barry is a unique theatre experience that’s coming to The Everyman soon

A new human story from Noggin Theatre Company. After the success of Violet Gibson, The Woman Who Shot Mussolini, and Fruitcake in 2017 The Everyman are excited to welcome back Cork’s own Alice Barry with her new one-woman show: Liv. Site specific, this arresting human story will take place in The Everyman Bar for two nights. Mistaken identity leads Liv to…