Posts tagged with ‘cork city’

  • Cork Ghost Tours Cork Harbour Festival

    Cork Ghost Tour

    - by Clare Hennessy

    • June 3, 2017 - June 11, 2017
      19:00 - 20:15

    Cork Ghost Tour aims to fright and delight! Wander the streets of olde Cork, waking the dead, and having the time of your lives! We take in the sights, interweave local ghost stories and Cork’s maritime history. There will be plenty of comedy and boo-scares too! Recommended for families, friends and couples. Tour begins at (more…)

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    Cork City


  • A City by the Sea exhibition St Peter's Church for Cork Harbour Festival

    A City by the Sea

    - by Clare Hennessy

    • June 3, 2017 - June 11, 2017
      10:00 - 17:00

    Cork has been a maritime hub since records began. A City by the Sea depicts this history in a dynamic, thought provoking and at times humorous manner that can be enjoyed by all ages. Be taken on a journey through Cork’s rich and varied history with the sea. Exhibition curated by author and historian, Turtle (more…)

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    North Main Street, Cork City


  • Youth Circus Open Day

    - by Clare Hennessy

    • June 3, 2017
      10:30 - 12:00

    With Circus Factory Learn to climb an aerial rope then tumble like a pirate all in the safety of dry land at the fantastic Youth Circus Open Day. All young sailors and pirates will be taught some fundamental circus skills in a fun-filled morning. Workshop includes warm-up and team building games. Book Here: youthcircusfactory@gmail.com to (more…)

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    Centre Park House, Centre Park Road, Cork City


  • Kayaking under the bridges Cork Harbour Festival

    Urban Kayaking Under the Bridges

    - by Clare Hennessy

    • Tuesday
      June 6, 2017
      18:30 - 21:00
    • Wednesday
      June 7, 2017
      18:30 - 21:00

    With Atlantic Sea Kayaking  See Cork City from the river! An experienced guide will lead you under the bridges of the beautiful River Lee. From there, you will kayak under Patrick’s Bridge. This is a gentle sight-seeing kayak suitable for beginners.  Spray decks, jackets and buoyancy aids provided. Wear warm and comfortable clothing. Book Here: (more…)

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    Cork City


  • Elizabeth Fort Cork Harbour Festival

    Elizabeth Fort – Free Guided Tour

    - by Clare Hennessy

    • June 3, 2017 - June 11, 2017
      13:00 - 13:45

    Take a guided tour of Elizabeth Fort; the early 17th century star fort in Cork City centre. Hear about the history of the fort, 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. The fort was built to (more…)

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    Barrack Street, Cork City


  • Tairlearach – from beyond the sea

    - by Clare Hennessy

    • May 29, 2017 - June 10, 2017
      09:00 - 17:00

    With Meitheal Mara. Opening Friday 2 June at 5.30pm at Cork City Hall Tairlearach, is an exhibition that steps away from the historical ‘grand’ narratives of Cork Harbour and the Lee valley river system and rather shifts our perspective sideways, illuminating beyond geographical specificities how water can pervasively enter into our lives and imaginations. With (more…)

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    Anglesea St, Ballintemple, Cork City


  • Cork City

    - by Clare Hennessy