St. Patricksday

The best event of the year

THE best out door event of the year

ST patricksday

Monday, March 17th, 10am

Cork City, Ireland


agenda of the day

The Parade: 1pm

You will marvel at the spectacular performances from arts, community and sporting groups from all over the city and county, along with five specially commissioned pieces, created by renowned street theatre companies, and inspired by legendary tales

The Lee Sessions: ALL DAY

An extensive series of free traditional Irish Music Sessions in Cork City Centre pubs featuring masters of traditional music.

1pm The Oliver Plunkett, Oliver Plunkett St, non-stop trad over 2 floors, including dancers!

2 - 4pm Sin É, Coburg St.

4 - 6.30pm The Ovens Bar, Oliver Plunkett St.

6 - 8.30pm The Rock Bar, Gillabbey St. & The Corner House, Coburg St.

9.30pm An Spailpín Fanách, South Main St. & The Porterhouse, The Mardyke.

The Street Entertainment: ALL DAY

Douglas Comhaltas: 11.30am
Local Douglas in Cork Comhaltas group will entertain people pre-parade on the boardwalk on Grand Parade on St Patricks Day. Lots of traditional music and dancing to be enjoyed.

The Céili Allstars: 2.15pm
A fresh and exciting five piece traditional Irish music band, they evolve from a group of friends playing on the session trail in CorkCity in the late 90’s.

The Papa Zitas: 3.45pm
Ireland’s definitive Motown Big Band experience. This 10 piece outfit from Cork deliver an incredible performance with all the Motown classics we all know and love.