Cork City Centre July Newsletter

A monthly newsletter updating the businesses and people of Cork about the events and activities happening in our wonderful city centre

Feelgood Friday

Feelgood Friday returns this Friday, June 29th. This is an exciting event that takes place throughout the streets of Cork City centre on the last Friday of every month, from May to September. For some highlights of last year’s Feelgood Friday please see

Vibes and Scribes Lee Swim Saturday June 30th

The Lee Swim is a point-to-point swimming race through the centre of Cork City, Ireland. There is a carnival atmosphere to the Swim, with celebrations continuing late into the evening. A video made in 2013 gives a sense of the atmosphere on the day.

Ripple Effect Night Market

Join Triskel and Scrypt Cafe Bar for the Ripple Effect Night Market. Starting on Thursday 28 June 2018, the markets will have a combination of stalls of local crafts, foodies, vintage clothing and wellness as well as a doggie treats stand for the dog lovers.If anyone is interested in joining the Ripple Effect Night Market please contact

Dates: Thursday 28 June, Thursday 5 July, Thursday 2 August, Thursday 23 August, Thursday 6 September
Time: 6pm – 9pm

Laya Healthcare Cork Street Spectacular (Sat 14th & Sun 15th July)

The 13th annual Laya Healthcare Cork Street Spectacular returns this summer to Cork’s Fitzgerald Park. This free family festival showcases the best in international street performance, the world’s leading living statue artists, over 100 free family activities, delicious street food from around the world on Just Eat Street as well as a pet area with charity partner the DSPCA.

Cork Cycling Festival

Cork Cycling Festival takes place this year from 14th to 21st of July. This year’s festival have over 30 events with something for everyone- day, lunchtime and evening cycles.

Summer in Fitzgerald’s Park 2018

Cork City Council is delighted to present Summer in Fitzgerald’s Park in Cork’s largest and most beautiful park.
Click the link below for the full proigramme:
Summer in the Park 2018