Our 10 Choices For Culture Night 2021

Cork City Culture night 2020 is only just around the corner! (it’s tomorrow in fact) So we decided to put together this short list of our 5 Culture Night choices.

DESIGN POP 2021

This weekend on the 27th to the 30th of August, Cork will be hosting the Design Pop festival 2021! To celebrate creativity and collaboration, different events will be held around the city to spread joy and wonder. Exhibitions, pavilions, conversations, architecture and even food stalls will be waiting for you over the course of these…

Cork Heritage Open Day 2021

Cork Heritage Open Day which is organized by Cork City Council in partnership with the Heritage Council, is a wonderful celebration of the built heritage in the city. To mark the start of National Heritage Week, Cork Heritage Open Day will take place virtually this Saturday August the 14th. The website http://www.corkheritageopenday.ie will go live…

Coffee Shops within 5 minutes of CEC!

In Cork you will find some of the best local, independent & friendly cafés & coffee shops! Forget about your Starbucks, Costa Coffee & Café Nero. Whether you are like a simple americano, a creamy cappuccino or a cool iced caramel macchiato here is a list of some of the very best Cork coffee establishments!…

Some Inspiration for your Long Weekend!

3 days is more than enough to enjoy some of the things Cork and its surroundings have to offer. Here are some ideas on how to make the most of your long weekend here in Cork. ELIZABETH FORT Elizabeth Fort is an early Seventeenth-century star-shaped fort in Cork City. This fort is steeped in history…

CORK PRIDE 2021 – 5 FAB EVENTS

From the 24th of July 2021, Cork will be celebrating its LGBT+ pride Festival; this year’s theme being: Together Apart. For the past 16 years, Cork Pride has celebrated the LGBT+ pride festival promoting equality, inclusion, advocacy, diversity, and visibility. So, if you want to join in the fun, here are 5 of our favourite…

7 Choices for Cork Harbour Festival 2021

Cork Harbour Festival, now in its seventh year, continues to unite heritage, water sports, outdoor activities, culture, nature, conversation and conservation through its common theme: celebrating Cork’s connection with the water, its river and harbour. This years festival is in full swing and we’ve put together 7 suggestions for things to see & do. For…

Experiencing Lockdown & Covid-19 Restrictions in Cork.

We asked 6 young people from all over the world what their experience of lockdown life was like here in Cork. Over the coming weeks we will be posting their interviews to give you a sense of what Covid has been like here. We’ve spoken to Cristina, Anais and now it’s the turn of Tiev…

Experiencing Lockdown & Covid-19 Restrictions in Cork.

We asked 6 young people from all over the world what their experience of lockdown life was like here in Cork. Over the coming weeks we will be posting their interviews to give you a sense of what Covid has been like here. First we had Cristina, now meet Anais from France! Can you tell…

Experiencing Lockdown & Covid Restrictions in Cork.

We asked 6 young people from all over the world what their experience of lockdown life was like here in Cork. Over the next 6 weeks we will be posting their interviews to give you a sense of what Covid has been like here. First up is Cristina from Spain! Can you tell us your…

Travel Inspiration for Your Long Weekend!

Ahead of the May Bank Holiday Weekend, we have put together some exploring inspiration for Cork City & County! COBH & SPIKE ISLAND Cobh is a pretty town built on a steep hill on the Great Island in Cork Harbor. It is only 20 minutes from Cork city and there are hourly train and bus…

SOME IDEAS TO CELEBRATE EARTH DAY 2021

Every year, on April 22nd, Earth Day is celebrated around the world. In 1970 an environmental movement began in the United States in which 20 million people demonstrated by taking to the streets to fight for a healthy environment. Earth Day is an annual event that brings together people who are focused on protecting the…