STAMP Festival Returns to Cork with a Programme of Interactive Craft Experiences

Interactive visual arts, craft, and design festival STAMP returns to Cork City on 16-18 May for its third year. The programme includes the popular STAMP market and hands-on demonstrations, workshops, and exhibitions at the Triskel Arts Centre. Organised by Benchspace, Cork Craft & Design, Sample-Studios, and Shandon Art Studios, most of the 35 planned events —…

“The Road Less Travelled – Artists’ Lives” Exhibition Launch

Celebrating the diverse and inspiring journeys of artists from across Cork County, “The Road Less Travelled – Artists’ Lives” is a new portrait photography exhibition curated by the award-winning Anna Groniecka. The project is run in collaboration with Cork County Council and will be unveiled on May 10th, 2024 at the LHQ Gallery in Library…

Over 65? Croke Park invites you to experience a day out with a difference with Discounted ‘Senior Squad’ Stadium Tours every Monday!

As we head towards ‘Bealtaine’ the month of celebrating arts and culture as we age, why not visit the fascinating GAA Museum with a behind-the-scenes look at the iconic stadium, or experience an all-time high on the Kellogg’s Skyline Tour! The GAA Museum at Croke Park is inviting senior citizens and active retirement groups to…

Diageo Ireland’s World Class Cocktail Competition Semi-Final in Cork City Gaol Marks a Triumph in Mixology Innovation

The semi-final of Diageo Ireland’s World Class Cocktail Competition, held at the historic Cork City Gaol recently, marked a significant milestone for the renowned event. For the first time in its history, the competition ventured beyond Dublin’s borders, embracing Cork’s vibrant culture and showcasing the city’s rich culinary and artistic heritage.   Eight of Ireland’s…

Join the Chorus of Excitement at Cork International Choral Festival’s Free Family Events on the May Bank (s)Holiday Weekend!

The world-renowned Cork International Choral Festival is set to take centre stage next week, with over 5,000 participants from across the Globe due to bring their musical talents to the city.  Billed as one of Europe’s most prestigious choral events, the festival, now in its 69th year, runs from 1st – 5th May, The spectacular…

Bookmark this Free POP up Arts Event in Cork’s Elizabeth Fort this April!

Dive into a word lover’s paradise with POP at Elizabeth Fort, a free outdoor event featuring the best of local poetry, writing, spoken word, storytelling, and performance.  Calling all book lovers! Elizabeth Fort is set to host a free celebration of books, writing, reading, poetry, creativity, and spoken word as part of the Cork World…

EDP Presents: White Horse Gospel Choir, Áine Whelan, & U.M.A.N

Experience the powerful harmonies and soul-stirring melodies of the White Horse Gospel Choir as they lift your spirits with their uplifting performance. Áine Whelan and U.M.A.N will also grace the stage, adding their unique blend of music to the mix. Don’t miss this special event taking place at Holy Trinity Roman Catholic Church. Get ready to…

Irish National Opera presents Vivaldi L’Olimpiade at The Everyman Tuesday 23rd April

Irish National Opera (INO) continues its award-winning exploration of Vivaldi’s operas with a fast and furious new production of L’Olimpiade, co-produced with the Royal Opera House, London and Nouvel Opéra Fribourg. Vivaldi’s fiery opera will tour nationally before travelling to London and Switzerland. The first performance of L’Olimpiade is in Siamsa Tíre Tralee on Saturday 20th April followed by…