Summer is in full swing here in Cork with lots of things to see and do.
Let’s check out whatz on for July!
Joy in the Park – One Day Festival
When: Sunday 23rd July
Time: 11am – 6pm
Where: Fitzgerald Park, Cork
This festival is a one day event not to be missed as it is a celebration of life! Returning for its 2nd year, Joy in the Park brings with it a whirlwind of events hosting music and entertainment to those who join the party at Fitzgerald Park. This event highlights the importance of mental health and wellbeing by bringing the community together to have fun and share in joy.
Joy in the Park promises a quirky and eclectic mix of live music, spoken word, storytelling, children’s entertainment, circus, workshops, wellness activities alongside a delicious food market.
That sounds like my Sunday is sorted!
Have a peep at what’s planned for the day: Joy in the Park – Programme of Events
Method & Madness Irish Whiskey Tasting
When: Monday 24th July
Time: 7pm – 9pm
Where: Costigan’s Pub
Get ready to join in on some whiskey tasting action with Method and Madness in Costigan’s Pub!
Open to everyone (over the age of 21), this social evening is all about tasting some incredible whiskeys, you don’t have to be an expert to come along.
Joined by Barrett Stapleton, Distiller at Middleton Micro Distillery, and Matthew Smyth, Prestige Whiskey Ambassador and co-host of the podcast The Centre Cut, you are guaranteed to experience a truly amazing experience!
Costigan’s Pub is the perfect setting for lively conversation while you soak in the rich aromas of oak, malt and spice of the Method and Madness Whiskeys. Let Barret and Matthew show you four exceptional whiskeys while you slip into a sensory journey with each sip.
Costigan’s Pub won’t let you go hungry, with finger food being served on the night. They would also love for you to join them after 9pm for live music by the one and only Roy Buckley!
Reckon this whiskey event will tickle your tastebuds?
Make sure to book your tickets: Method & Madness Irish Whiskey Tasting
Mallow Arts Festival
When: Wednesday 26th of July – 30th of July
Time: all day
Mallow Arts Festival is returning, and for its 5th year!
A festival free of charge and open to all filled with activities from morning to noon and night.
With all different kinds of events, you can expect to hear lots of music, partake in a variety of workshops, have a go at some dancing, watch live performances and listen to talks. You will be surprised to see how much you can do! Fun for all the family and friends.
Check out the lineup of events: Mallow Arts Festival – Programme of Events
Echo X ROR Women’s Day Summer Social
When: Saturday 29th July
Time: 10.30am – 1.30pm
Where: Echo Athletics
A summer social event not to be missed, supported by Gym + Coffee, Pro Coffee and Femfuelz! Women empowering women for the usual morning filled with fun workouts, chats, good craic and lots of delicious food.
Also included in this event, is a chance to upskill and grow confidence in lifting weights with their lifting workshop. Who doesn’t love a bit of confidence in themselves?
And that’s not all!
Join in on the fun later that evening for their social night in Crawford and Co. with prosecco on arrival. Did someone say Girlz night? Yes please!
This is a summer social not to be missed!
Grab your tickets here: Echo X ROR Women’s Day Summer Social
Boat Cruise & BBQ
When: Saturday 29th of July
Time: 5pm – 12.30am
Where: Custom House Quay and Crawford & Co.
I can not think of a better way to spend a summer Saturday evening than to spend it boating in Cork Harbour with a BBQ and cocktails after!
Relax and soak in the views and summer sun on your Cork Cruise, enjoy the tunez of the live DJ and make use of the fully stocked drinks bar on board. Join everyone afterwards in Crawford and Co. for a mouthwatering BBQ and cocktails and let the evening run away!
An action packed evening starts with the boat departing Custom House Quay at 5pm, boat cruise until 7.30pm and arriving at Crawford & Co. for BBQ and cocktails at approximately 7.45pm!
Hmmm I am getting hungry just thinking about it!
Check this out to come aboard: Boat Cruise & BBQ
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