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Cork Opera House Panto

Cork Opera House Panto

Cork Opera House are bringing their annual panto back from the 28th of November and this time it's Peter Pan! A magical show for all the family full of entertainment, music, dance and superb costumes. 

corkoperahouse.ie

28 November
19 January
GLOW Cork

GLOW Cork

GLOW – A Cork Christmas Celebration returns to Cork city on November 29th and runs each weekend until December 22nd.  Bring the family to visit the new festive installtion at Bishop Lucey Park, take a spin on the giant Ferris wheel and browse the many food and crafts market on Grand Parade.

corkchristmascelebration.ie

29 November
22 December

Ortús Chamber Music Festival

The Ortús Chamber Music Festival brings together top Irish and international musicians to perform around Cork city and County. The festival also includes educational and outreach projects in schools and public spaces across the community.

28 February
01 March
Cork French Film Festival

Cork French Film Festival

Enjoy a celebration of French cinema from March 16th with an array of exciting films, special guests, family screenings, events, master classes and parties. 

corkfrenchfilmfestival.com

16 March
25 March
Cork Choral Festival

Cork Choral Festival

Founded in 1954 to be a dynamic force in developing choral music in Ireland, the 66th Annual Cork International Choral Festival will be held from teh 29th of April to the 3rd of May 20202 in venues across the city, centering around the City Hall, one of the most attractive and acoustically superb venues in Ireland.

corkchoral.ie

29 April
03 May
Cork Midsummer Festival

Cork Midsummer Festival

Cork Midsummer Festival is an annual multi-disciplinary arts festival that uses the city as its backdrop and inspiration. It provides high-quality arts events, both national and international, for audiences of all ages. Its programme provides opportunities for significant public participation and engagement, supports the development of emerging artists across all artforms, and provides a unique platform for work by local and national artists.

corkmidsummer.com

12 June
21 June
Guinness Cork Jazz Festival

Guinness Cork Jazz Festival

The Guinness Cork Jazz Festival is one of the biggest and longest running events on the Irish music calendar. Every nook and cranny of Cork City will come alive across the festival weekend to the sounds of over 1,000 musicians and creative artists from more than 20 countries. 

guinnessjazzfestival.com

22 October
26 October
Cork International Film Festival

Cork International Film Festival

Ireland’s first and largest film festival, the 65th Cork Film Festival will take place once more in November 2020. A port city, connected to the world, A country with close ties to Europe and beyond. A festival providing a lens on the world, connecting people through film and conversation.

corkfilmfest.org

07 November
17 November