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Pint of Science

Pint of Science Festival

If when you think of Scientists, you picture a monosyllabic man in a white coat muttering away in dark laboratory, then this is the festival to smash your preconceptions. Started in the UK in 2012, Pint of Science is a worldwide organisation that allows us to meet some brilliant scientists, pick their brains and have a […]

Cavan Arts Festival

Cavan Arts Festival 2019 – An Arty Party For Everyone

  After a tremendous first year in 2018, the Cavan Arts Festival is back. With an incredible line up of top quality local, national and international talent, this year’s edition promises to deliver entertainment for all interests and ages.   Head to Con Smith Park in Cavan town, between Friday 17 May and Sunday 19 […]

What’s on the for May Bank Holiday 2019

May Day madness – What’s on the for May Bank Holiday 2019   So you survived the Easter holidays and the inevitable chocolate coma. And all of a sudden along comes another long weekend. Whether you have children to entertain or friends to amuse, you might be in need of some inspiration this May Bank […]

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Darkness Into Light for Pieta House 2019

Darkness Into Light is a fundraiser for Pieta House..

Top Ten Easter Family Events

Easter is one of our favourite times of the year. The evenings are getting brighter, the flowers are in full bloom and there is the perfect excuse to eat chocolate. What is not to love! We have featured some of our top picks for family days out over the Easter holidays. For a full list […]

GIGS IN Cork

Top 6 Gigs in Cork this April

We have an eclectic mix of musical genres for our top 6 gigs in Cork. Whether you’re in to classical music, folk or pop there’s something for everyone this April   The Cork Orchestral Society have a lovely event planned for Thursday 4 April in the School of Music. Raphaela Grimes is an exceptional young cellist. […]

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What to do for Mother’s Day?

  Mother’s Day is on the 31st of March this year. And though your mother might say ‘Sure I’m grand, don’t be making a fuss….’, this is one holiday you don’t want to ignore. After all she’s done for you, just a card isn’t going to cut it either. So spend a little time with […]

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St Patrick’s Day with a Twist 2019

The daffodils are in full bloom and the evenings are getting a bit brighter. The wind chill may still ensure that hats and coats are required, but there is no doubting that Spring is well and truly sprung. In almost every town and village in Ireland this Sunday 17th March, communities will be gathering to […]

International Women’s Day 2019 – Your guide to what’s on around Ireland

International Women’s Day 2019 takes place on Friday March 8th. A time to celebrate all the wonderful women who have stood and continue to stand against injustice and who fly the flag for equality. A time to remember acts of courage and determination by ordinary women who have played an extraordinary role in the history […]

20 Festivals Happening this March

  March in Ireland is always going to be associated with St Patrick’s Day. However there are lots more fantastic events happening this month that don’t involve shamrocks, parades or patron saints. Here’s 20 brilliant festivals happening all around Ireland this March….   Festivals Galore For the first weekend of the month, the best place […]

Midterm Events

Midterm Inspiration this February 2019

It might seem like we are only just recovering from Christmas but for many families, February midterm is upon us. It can be a tricky time of the year to find ways to entertain the little ones. The evenings are still short, and the camp options are limited. But all across the country there are […]

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The Gathering 2019

The Gathering Traditional Festival in the INEC Killarney is one of the highlights of the music calendar in Ireland. Now in its 20th year, the festival is a celebration of traditional music and dance. With visitors flocking to the Kingdom from all over the world, it’s a must for trad lovers everywhere.     Top […]