Daily Attractions

  • Kid’s Model Boat Exhibition

    - by Cork Harbour Festival

    • May 17, 2019 - June 12, 2019
      10:00 - 17:30

    With Cllr Kieran McCarthy & Meitheal Mara. Cork City Library hosts the exhibition of prize-winning model boats created by Cork’s young and talented boat builders. The exhibition is the result of a popular and long-running project which encourages primary and secondary school children to design and build model boats from recycled materials. All model boats (more…)

    Venue:  

    Address:
    Cork City Library, Grande Parade, Cork City


  • Outer Edges |  Exhibition by Ita Freeney

    - by Cork Harbour Festival

    • May 23, 2019 - June 22, 2019
      10:30 - 18:00

    With the Lavit Gallery. This exhibition of subtle atmospheric paintings includes a series of views of the estuary including Fota, Marino Point, Passage West and Little Island – observed and studied at different times of day, in different seasons and from different vantage points. The block of buildings of Marino Point were of particular interest (more…)

    Venue:  

    Address:
    Wandesford Quay, Clarke's Bridge, Cork, T12, Cork, Ireland


  • Blue Notes | Exhibition by Johnny Bugler

    - by Cork Harbour Festival

    • May 24, 2019 - June 14, 2019
      10:00 - 17:00
    • May 24, 2019 - June 14, 2019
      22:00 - 17:00

    With Backwater Artist Group. Johnny Bugler is a multi-disciplinary artist from Cork. His work has been exhibited widely both nationally and internationally. Locally, he is best known for his public art commission Singer’s Corner on Grand Parade. In the exhibition Blue Notes the artist responds to a common theme in his artwork; that of the (more…)

    Venue:  

    Address:
    First Floor, Backwater Artists Group, Wandesford Quay, Cork, Ireland


  • Cobh Seafood Fest

    - by Cork Harbour Festival

    • June 1, 2019 - June 9, 2019
      00:00

    Cobh is offering seafood specials during Festival Week. Watch the world sail by while you enjoy what the chefs have to offer – or dream of sailing out the harbour on one of the liners! Nothing as relaxing as seafood by the sea. Participating Restaurants: The Commodore Hotel Jacob’s Ladder Restaurant Grand Italia Restaurant Leonardo’s (more…)

    Venue:  

    Address:
    Cork, Ireland


  • Tools of the Trade Exhibition

    - by Cork Harbour Festival

    • June 1, 2019 - June 14, 2019
      09:30 - 17:30

    Have you ever wondered what interesting things happen behind the scenes of workplaces in the city? This is exactly what pupils from Greenmount NS and Bunscoil Chríost Rí had the opportunity to explore. This year’s exhibition is the culmination of the pupils’ journey from the river to open sea, working with Meitheal Mara, Ballycotton SeaFood (more…)

    Venue:  

    Address:
    City Hall, Anglesea St, Centre., Cork, Ireland


  • Spike Island exhibition and talk Cork Harbour Festival

    Spike Island Tours

    - by Cork Harbour Festival

    • June 1, 2019 - June 9, 2019
      10:00 - 15:00

    Con Spike Island. Tome el ferry a Spike Island para una visita guiada completa de Fortress Spike. Aprenda todo sobre el segundo puerto natural más grande del mundo y escuche historias de naufragios como el Lusitania, el Titanic y el Aud. Una vez que haya completado su recorrido, use su mapa gratuito y la aplicación (more…)

    Venue:  

    Address:
    Cobh, Co. Cork


  • Guided tour of Elizabeth Fort

    - by Cork Harbour Festival

    • June 1, 2019 - June 9, 2019
      13:00 - 13:45

    With Elizabeth Fort. Take a guided tour of Elizabeth Fort, the 17th century star-shaped fortification in Cork City centre. Hear about the fort’s history, with particular reference to its connection to all things maritime. This fort has an immense link to the harbour and the maritime history of Cork City. It was built to protect (more…)

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    Venue Website:

    Address:
    Barrack Street, Cork City


  • Cork Ghost Tours

    - by Cork Harbour Festival

    • June 1, 2019 - June 9, 2019
      20:00 - 21:15

    With Cork Ghost Tours Tour. A one-hour walking tour that aims to fright and delight! Join us as we wander through the streets of the olde city, giving voice to the Spirit of Cork! Finely mixing local ghost stories, Cork’s rich maritime history and fun frights. Tales of Old Cork, pirates, ghosts, and restless spirits! (more…)

    Venue:  

    Address:
    Emmett Pl, Centre, Cork, Ireland


  • 5th Class Primary Schools Initiative Projects

    - by Cork Harbour Festival

    • June 4, 2019 - June 9, 2019
      10:00 - 17:00

    With Port of Cork & UCC MaREI. An exhibit of some of the 3D Art projects submitted to the intiaitve.  Themed ‘Maintaining a Healthy Harbour’ the initiative aims to make school children aware of marine litter and the detrimental effects it can have on our oceans, harbour and shorelines. With the help of MaREI, classes (more…)

    Venue:  

    Address:
    Custom House St, Centre, Cork, Ireland