Entries by Skibbereen & District Chamber of Commerce

Skibbereen Comhaltas prepares for St. Louis Irish Arts visit!

ST LOUIS IRISH ARTS TO VISIT SKIBBEREEN THIS WEEK   Skibbereen Comhaltas are currently preparing for a visit this week by a group of fifty members of St Louis Irish Arts Comhaltas from Missouri, USA. This visit is one of Skibbereen’s largest 2013 Year of the Gathering events and is kindly supported by the Cork […]

Comhaltas Seisiún, 9pm every Wednesday night, July & Aug

Skibbereen Comhaltas summer Irish nights will return to the West Cork Hotel this summer on each Wednesday night starting on this coming Wednesday, July 10th at 9pm. Séisiún presents an authentic show of Irish traditional music, song, dance, stories and more, bringing our Irish cultural traditions to life. Each Seisiún show offers a unique audience experience for […]

Rebel Passport launch roadshow in Skibbereen!

Rebel Passport Launch SAVE THE DATE: 28th JUNE 2013 You’re invited to the Rebel Passport Roadshow in Skibbereen An opportunity for your business to be part of it! Your business is invited to the Rebel Passport Roadshow as part of the preparation for Cork’s flagship Gathering, Cork Rebel Week. This is your chance to be […]

Rebel Passport Roadshow in Skibbereen

Rebel Passport Launch SAVE THE DATE: 28th JUNE 2013 You’re invited to the Rebel Passport Roadshow in Skibbereen An opportunity for your business to be part of it! Your business is invited to the Rebel Passport Roadshow as part of the preparation for Cork’s flagship Gathering, Cork Rebel Week. This is your chance to be […]

The Annual Baltimore Fiddle Fair, 9th-12th May

For Schedule of events & ticket sales visit www.fiddlefair.com ‘ Hi there Fiddle Fair fans – we are delighted to announce the line-up for our 21st anniversary festival. We hope you agree that its pretty special: We kick off on Thursday 9th with a candlelit concert at Dún na Séad Castle with John Carty and Arty […]

Ballydehob Jazz Festival 2013, 3rd-6th May

The boutique festival in the back of beyond packing a bombastic artistic punch. Since its inception in 2007, the Ballydehob Jazz Festival has grown in stature and standard due to its commitment to a first-rate and varied programme of events.  Over the years this off-beat little hamlet has hosted a string of extraordinary musicians and […]

Drimoleague Feile Beag 2013, 3rd-6th May

It is a great honour to announce that Mr Steve Redmond, Oceans 7 Swimmer and West Cork Person of the Year, will perform the opening ceremony of the Féile Beag 2013.    New Events on the programme this year include the Dawn Chorus Guided Walk, led by Lesley Lewis, along the River Ilen, to hear the […]

Ballydehob Trad Festival 22nd – 24th March

Featuring famous musicians from far and wide as well as local musicians, with wide-ranging events including an all star concert, session trails, music, song and dance workshops, a singing session, a céilí, sean-nós dancing workshops, street seisiún competitions and recitals. For full information on this year’s festival, please browse our website www.ballydehobtradfestival.com

Skibb Theatre Society presents ‘The Hen Night Epiphany’

SKIBBEREEN THEATRE SOCIETY’S 2013 drama festival circuit production is ‘The Hen Night Epiphany’, the latest offering from Jimmy Murphy. His previous hit plays include The Kings of the Kilburn High Road and Brothers of the Brush, both of which had all male casts. This is his first attempt at getting inside the female mind. As […]

Skibbereen retailers are in for a welcome surprise this Spring

Funded and managed by the West Cork Enterprise Board. Retail guru James Burke will deliver the training programme on behalf of the Board along with visual merchandising expert Celine Cummins.  The West Cork Enterprise Board ran this programme in both Clonakilty and Bandon in 2012 and both programmes were a huge success with fantastic feedback […]

Skibbereen retailers are in for a welcome surprise this Spring

Funded and managed by the West Cork Enterprise Board. Retail guru James Burke will deliver the training programme on behalf of the Board along with visual merchandising expert Celine Cummins. The West Cork Enterprise Board ran this programme in both Clonakilty and Bandon in 2012 and both programmes were a huge success with fantastic feedback […]