Entries by Skibbereen & District Chamber of Commerce

Countdown to National Digital Week

Please click image to get a glimpse of what’s happening in Skibbereen this week…… and if that has whetted your appetite you can preview the full schedule here: Digital Week Full Schedule Remember you can keep fully up to date with what’s happening in Skibbereen during National Digital Week by checking the following links too: Website […]


OPEN TO ALL 14-19 YEAR OLDS -NO PREVIOUS EXPERIENCE NECESSARY-  AUDITIONS WILL TAKE PLACE AT ST.JOSEPHS NATIONAL SCHOOL, SKIBBEREEN ON FRIDAY, 18TH SEPTEMBER FROM 7.30PM-8.30PM. THOSE INTERESTED IN AUDITIONING  SHOULD CONTACT BACKSTAGE-IRELAND 091-590706/e-mail backstageireland@eircom.net This September, Backstage Academy of Performing Arts-Skibbereen, will hold auditions for a youth production of Shakespeare’s ‘The Merchant of Venice’.   This […]

Backstage Academy “Frozen Summer Camp” in Skibbereen

Backstage Academy of Performing Arts are holding a “Frozen Summer Camp” in St Joseph’s National School, Skibbereen from Mon 6th to Friday 10th July.   For more details please contact Backstage – 091 590706 or backstageireland@eircom.net. More information can also be found on the registration form which can be downloaded here Backstage Summer Camp Form […]

Skibbereen’s St Patrick’s Day Parade

A Big “Thank You” to everyone who came out to enjoy what was one of Skibbereen’s biggest and best parades! The Skibbereen & District Chamber of Commerce would like to thank everyone who got involved this year to make the parade such a success particularly the participants who put so much creativity into their efforts […]

Celebrate St Patrick’s Day in Skibbereen!

This year’s St Patrick’s Day Parade in Skibbereen is themed – “The Wild Atlantic Way” and schools, clubs and businesses throughout the community are encouraged to participate in this ever popular family event.  Businesses can get involved straight away by dressing their windows and turning Skibbereen “green” for the festival of events. Festivities in Skibbereen […]

Latest Update on Skibbereen Flood Relief Scheme

“We are edging ever closer to construction and to work on the ground ” was the verdict from Skibbereen Floods Committee after their meeting at Leinster House last week with Simon Harris T.D., Minister of State with special responsibility for the OPW and Public Procurement. Historically Skibbereen  has had major floods in 1943, 1944 x2, […]