Upcoming Events in Cork

Kinsale Arts Festival

19th Sep 2014 - 28th Sep 2014

Kinsale Arts Festival is an annual celebration of international and local arts and culture, taking place in the unique setting of a seaside town in Co. Cork.  Now in its ninth year, the festival has become an integral part of Ireland’s cultural calendar, welcoming a selection of the most exciting established and emerging artists, writers and performers to takeover the town for nine days each July.See

Cork Folk Festival

2nd Oct 2014 - 5th Oct 2014

This four day festival is emerging as one of the most important folk and traditional music events in Ireland and has a growing reputation in Europe. Performances take place in concert halls, music venues, in 30 bars and on the streets. See

Cork Jazz Festival

24th Oct 2014 - 27th Oct 2014

The Cork Jazz Festival is an annual music festival held in Cork and is Ireland's biggest jazz event attracting hundreds of musicians and fans to the city. The Imperial Hotel hosts music throughout the weekend. Book early! See

Cork Film Festival

8th Nov 2014 - 16th Nov 2014

As well as playing a rich selection of the best of contemporary world cinema, it has a lively and varied music on film programme, and a timely event series, which uses films to explore some of the burning issues of our time. The Festival operates out of the Cork Opera House, the Triskel Christchurch, and the Gate Cinema. See