Literature in Cork City

Cork World Book Fest

This huge literary festival combines talks and readings by Irish and international writers with book stalls, music, street entertainment, workshops, film screenings and more.
Food & Drink in Cork City

Cork Oyster & Seafood Festival

Seafood is king at this three-day event which includes cooking demos, tastings, a Gourmet Trail, an oyster-shucking contest and live music at venues across town.
Music in Cork City

Cork Folk Festival

A long weekend of foot-stomping fiddle, hushed ballads and big-name headline acts such as Martin Simpson, Dick Gaughan and Kate Rusby.
Music in Cork City

Cork Jazz Festival

Cork's biggest festival has an all-star line-up of jazz, rock and pop in venues across town.
Performing Arts in Cork City

Cork Midsummer Festival

A week-long arts festival celebrating music, theatre, dance, literature and visual arts.
Film in Cork City

Cork Film Festival

Eclectic, week-long program of international films.
LGBT in Cork City

Cork Pride

Week-long gay pride celebrations.
Music in Cork City

International Choral Festival

A five-day celebration of choral music held in the City Hall and other venues.
Food & Drink in Cork City

Cork VegFest

A day-long celebration of vegan food, with talks, films and cooking demos, staged at Cork City Hall.