5 Things to Do This Week

5 Things to Do This Week

15 – 21 February – Our top 5 things to do this week

From film festivals to a comedy night, history lectures to a virtual 5k, lockdown doesn’t have to be boring. Here’s our favourite things to do this week…..

FESTIVAL: Rathmullan Film Fest

Rathmullan Film Fest is back from 18th – 21st February and it’s going online. Celebrating talent and creativity in the northwest, with films, workshops, watch parties and more.

Link: Rathmullan.ie


Cúl Stories is a new project from GuideFest to unleash the pent up talents of the story tellers and entertainers of Ireland. They have something planned for everyone! History geeks, foodies, fans of myths & legends, story lovers, something for kids and more. Check out Wednesday’s edition ‘Around the world with St. Valentine’

Link: Cúl Stories

COMEDY: Bright Club Online

Funny and clever, Bright Club Online is back with a very special ‘Women in Tech’ themed gig. Check it out this Wednesday at 8pm for some high-brow laughs.

Link: Eventbrite

HISTORY: Hidden Histories: Irish, Jewish & Irish Jewish History

On Thursday Epic- The Irish Emigration Museum, will host an online talk exploring Irish-Jewish experiences alongside encounters between the Irish and Jewish diasporas. In the nineteenth and early twentieth century, Irish and Jewish emigrants often found themselves living side by side in the tenement housing of the migrant working class, particularly in the East End of London and New York’s East Side.

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Link: EpicCHQ

Fitness: Operation Transformation Virtual 5K

The Operation Transformation 5K in association with Athletics Ireland and Sport Ireland is back! On Thursday, Friday and Saturday, the 18th 19th and 20th of February, we are inviting you to take part this year by participating in a VIRTUAL OT 5K. You MUST register to take part in this event.

Link: Operation Transformation

Finally, all details on our list of things to do are correct at time of publication. Please check with the organiser before finalising your plans. In addition, we ask that you are mindful of the current HSE Covid -19 guidelines at all times.

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