Additional 2,000 tickets released for José Carreras and Katherine Jenkins

Midsummer Concert in Cork Excitement is building in Cork, as superstars José Carreras and Katherine Jenkins are to play a spectacular Midsummer’s Double Bill concert on Saturday 20th June at Irish Independent Park accompanied by The City of Cork Symphony Orchestra. This is due to be the biggest concert of Summer 2015 in Cork, with


Billa O’Connell and David McInerney have been presented with Cork Person of the Month awards to mark their careers in entertainment, which stretch back to the 1940′s. “They have been exemplary national ambassadors for Cork through comedy and song for nearly seventy years, and are held in very high esteem and affection by generations of

Jess & The Bandits to Play Whelan’s

Aiken Promotions present Jess & The Bandits Whelan’s (Upstairs) 24 October 2015. Country music really is a powerful thing. It unites fans, and it brings bands together too. Jess and the Bandits are the living proof. Frontwoman Jessica Clemmons, the singer-songwriter from Houston, Texas with the big voice and the warm personality, bonded with the

Cork’s Newest Hotel Holds High Tea For Brides and Grooms

Polished and sophisticated, The Kingsley is Cork’s newest hotel, a deluxe 4-star property in an appealing location right on the south banks of Cork’s iconic River Lee. From 7pm-9pm on Thursday the 28th May 2015, brides and grooms are invited to join RSVP Magazine’s Jane Lundon and the dedicated wedding team at The Kingsley, Cork’s stylish city centre

Minis on The Wild Atlantic Way 2015 – In Aid of Cork Association for Autism.

The Miniclub of Ireland are getting ready to travel along the Wild Atlantic Way taking in parts of West Cork, County Kerry and County Clare to raise funds for the Cork Association for Autism.  On Friday May 22nd their collection of Minis, of all ages, will depart from Kinsale and will drive a total of 700kms


INDIEPENDENCE MUSIC & ARTS FESTIVAL 2015 Deer Farm Mitchlestown Co Cork July 31 - August 2   New additions to INDIE15 line up,  Day to Day breakdown announced    & limited day tickets available from Friday 15th, 9am As the summer gears up, Indiependence are delighted to announce the full day to day breakdown for this year’s festival with BASEMENT JAXX headlining

An African Journey at Opera House

AN AFRICAN JOURNEY CORK OPERA HOUSE WEDNESDAY 13TH MAY, 7.30PM Presented by Terence McSwiney Community College Ballingcollig Community School Douglas Community School Three Cork schools have come together to present a unique production at Cork Opera House this week. Terence McSwiney Community College, Ballingcollig Community School and Douglas Community School will take to the stage

New Sponsor Unveiled for 2015 ‘Best Dressed Lady’ Competition @ Galway Races!

For the first time in 13 years, the Best Dressed Lady Competition at the Galway Races has a new sponsor! The Kilkenny Group is today unveiled as the Best Dressed Lady sponsor at one of the country’s most prestigious racing events. For over 51 years, the Cork-based Kilkenny Group has been the leading promoter of Irish design, with 13


BOLD as BRASS Elizabeth Fort, Barrack Street June 21, performance times: 4.30pm, and 8.00pm FEATURING SOLOISTS: JASON YARDE – CAROLYN GOODWIN (SAXOPHONES) – MICHAEL MULLINS (TRUMPET) – RODDY O’ KEEFFE (TROMBONE) – ROBERT O’ BRIEN (TUBA) – ALEX PETCU (PERCUSSION) Music Generation Cork City presents the Irish Premier of BOLD as BRASS, a large scale, hair-raising musical event

‘The Journey of the Tile’ Lusitania Commemorated

An idea, an appeal, to parents, Swells, members of the community, Interest sparked, names of volunteers gathered, an art teacher sought and engaged. The next step, a talk on the Lusitania in Carrignafoy Community College by local historian Christy Keating.  People gathered to listen to the story, which was to be the backdrop to the