Up Coming Events for 2017


Racing Home for Easter Festival  15th, 16th & 17th April 2017

An excellent 3 day Easter Festival at Cork Racecourse Mallow and Mallow Town with something for everyone to enjoy from horse racing to Easter Egg hunts.

Cork International Choral Festival 26th April – 30th April 2017

One of Europe’s premier international choral festivals, Cork is noted for its high standards, eclectic and wide-ranging programme, and the friendliness of its welcome. Festival events and performances centre around Cork’s City Hall, capacity 1,000; one of the most attractive and acoustically superb venues in Ireland. As well as foreign choirs, the Festival annually features up to 100 Adult, Youth and School choirs who participate in National Competitions. Overall the Festival attracts some 5,000 participants. The Festival continues to ensure that choral music, representative of many historical and cultural traditions, is brought to the people of Cork and the many visitors who we are delighted to welcome to the city for the event.

Ocean to City, Cork Harbour Festival  3rd to 11th June 2017

Ocean to City – is Ireland’s friendliest rowing race and maritime festival attracting thousands of spectators each year. Taking place in Cork Harbour, one of the largest natural harbours in the world, Ocean to City is a true flagship event celebrating Ireland’s unique maritime culture and heritage.

Cork Midsummer Festival  16th to 25th of June 2017

Cork Midsummer Festival is an annual multi-disciplinary arts festival that uses the city as its backdrop and inspiration. It provides high-quality arts events, both national and international, for audiences of all ages.

Blarney in Bloom Summer Garden Fair  9th July 2017

This year’s Blarney in Bloom Summer Garden Fair is bigger and better than ever. For the more serious gardeners there will be a range of talks from internationally renowned expert garden speakers. The fair is located within the extensive grounds of Blarney Castle and visitors to the fair will also have the opportunity to explore these wonderful gardens. Come along for a great family day out!