Beara Arts Festival Begins with a Special Commemoration

The Mayor of the County of Cork, Cllr. Christopher O’Sullivan, will officially launch Beara Arts Festival 2019 at the Beara Coast Hotel, Castletownbere, at 3 pm Saturday, August 3rd. The Festival, which is proudly supported by Cork County Council, will run until August 11th. The launch event will also mark the opening of the exhibition, Landscapes of a Life: The Paintings of John Eagle.

Square gets Re-Imagined as ‘Free Market’ Pavilion lands in Macroom

As part of its national tour, the acclaimed architectural exhibition, Free Market, arrived in Macroom last weekend, to a very positive response. The County Council supported event explores the vital role that market places play in the life of rural communities. Free Market, was Ireland’s national representation at the 16th International Architecture Exhibition, La Biennale di Venezia, last year. The exhibition won widespread acclaim for its exploration of the unique identity of Irish rural towns.

Culture Night 2019

The countdown is on! Just one week to go until Culture Night Cork County!

Whether you’re interested in dance, theatre, art or literature there is something for everyone to enjoy! Culture Night takes place on Friday, the 20th of September from 4pm to midnight, showcasing the very best of local, national and international talents!

The event caters for all age groups, from family-friendly puppet shows to paint and processo workshops. With over one hundred events happening throughout Cork County there is plenty to choose from and everything is free!