The Shandon Street Festival

The organisers are currently putting the finishing touches to this year’s Shandon Street Festival which will take place on Saturday, June 18th from 1p.m. to 6p.m. Great fun for all to be had for all.

Purple Flag

In late 2015, Cork City Centre was awarded the prestigious Purple Flag accreditation. The international award is for excellence in the evening and nigh time economy and was led by the City Centre Forum.  It signifies a vibrant  offering with a wide range entertainment...

Feelgood Friday

Retailers and businesses in the city centre come together to host Feelgood Friday, an exciting event that takes place throughout the streets of Cork on the last Friday of every month. The first one kicked off in May and our next event is on Friday, October 28th. There...

Joys of June-City Events

Cork City Centre is the place to be this June with a host of exciting events for all the family, both on land and water. These include all kind of races ranging from dragon boats to the tenth Cork City marathon. Another exciting addition this year is the first Soul...

George boole house to be saved

The derelict former home of world-famous mathematician George Boole is currently being refurbished. He conceived of Boolean algebra at UCC, whose research laid the groundwork for modern computing. UCC, where Boole was the first Professor of Mathematics, celebrated 200...