Organised by Dr. Hiram Morgan and supported by Cork County Council's Commemorations Committee and U.C.C. in Cork, a wonderful historic and commemorative event is set to take place in Kinsale on Saturday 9th June 2018.
The Municipal Districts of West Cork & Bandon/Kinsale are launching the third year of the Special Music Event Scheme which is a great community initiative endeavouring to bring the business and voluntary music communities together to promote their local town.
Food, flower arranging, farming, fashion, drones, music and lots of family fun are on the agenda for this year’s Cork Summer Show , taking place on 16 and 17 June 2018. Organised annually by the Munster Agricultural Society and supported by Cork County Council, Cork Summer Show 2018 promises to be a huge hit this year as the show has expanded it’s line up this year to include drone racing, flower demonstrations, a fashion and catwalk tent and extended horticulture area for ‘grow your own’ enthusiasts.
Millstreet Tidy Towns are launching their Anti Dumping Initiative in cooperation with Cork County Council & Southern Regional Waste Office. This is a Pilot Project which, if successful, is envisaged to be widely used across the southern region by Tidy Town Groups and hopefully City and County Councils. As part of this project we are introducing Smart Store Cooking. There will be a Cooking Demo, some entertainment and Country Clean will be on site to demonstrate how to compost and recycle correctly.
The Creative Ireland Programme, which was announced in December 2016, has already met with great support and enthusiasm right throughout the Country and in particular here in the County of Cork; with one of the key aspects of same being a national day of cultural engagement – Cruinniú.
Official Opening of Phase 2 & 3 of the Ballybrack Valley (Mangala)
Pedestrian and Cycle Route will take place on Saturday 23rd June at 12 noon.
Join in on this family fun day
Free parking at Douglas Community Centre and Lions House Car Park on Church Road, Douglas, Co. Cork.
The path being is officially being opened by The Mayor of the County of Cork, Councillor Patrick Gerard Murphy and the Deputy Chief Executive of Cork County Council Mr. Declan Daly.
Follow the balloons along the path to the party...
2018 West Cork Chamber Music Festival
June 29th – July 8th, Bantry, West Cork
Philippe Cassard was the first winner of the Dublin Piano Competition in 1988 and the most recent winner of the triennial competition in 2015 was Nathalie Milstein, the first female winner, and both are appearing at this year’s West Cork Chamber Music Festival. Booking for one the highlights of the Summer, which presents world-class chamber music on the shores of Bantry Bay from June 29th until July 8th, is already brisk.
Following the huge success of last years inaugural West Cork Chamber Music Fringe Festival,
free pop up performances and workshops from the world of classical music will entertain all comers to experience and enjoy.