An evening of mollusc-related food, fun and frolics, with the Cork Oyster Shucking Competition. masterclasses available for the amateurs earlier in the day,
‘The Garden Table’ is our new fundraising dinner taking place at the Beech Hill Garden Centre in Montenotte on August 24th.
Embark on a historic tour of our hotel on Saturday August 12th, 2023. Venues across the city open for one day only with tours, workshops, music, exhibitions,
Cork’s most delicious week, Cork on a Fork Fest, will return for five days of feasting and fun from 16th–20th August 2023, supported by Cork City
From 18-20 August, immerse yourself in captivating author-led panel discussions, pop-up readings, or meet a renowned author at Spike Island Literary Festival.
Guinness Cork Jazz Festival takes place over the October bank holiday weekend every year. This year it returns bigger and better than before.
Cork Pride 2022 is set to be a celebration of diversity and inclusion this summer throughout the city, taking place from July 30th to Aug 6th 2023
Culture Night returns on 22nd September 2023, celebrate the very best of arts and culture with exciting events across the city and county and free transport to
The 68th Cork International Film Festival takes place from the 9th to the 19th of November this year.
Whiskey Chats hosts the Cork Whiskey Fest celebrating Cork’s long history as the centre of the world’s finest whiskey production. Dates: March
Cork’s original Palace of Varieties, The Everyman, is a beautiful 650 seat theatre. A listed building, steeped in history. See their upcoming shows here.
Nestled in the heart of the VQ, you will find Cork’s greatest comedy club where comedians such as Tommy Tiernan, Dara O Briain , Colm Murphy and Jason
Over 20 gigs are held every year at this pop-up Marquee with 4000 seats located in the heart of Cork Docklands. Keep an eye out here for a list of 2023 gigs!
A unique music venue which hosts concerts throughout the year, just a stones throw from The Metropole Hotel Cork
Westlife has changed the dates for their Cork gigs at Pairc Ui Chaoimh. See the rescheduled dates here:
Independent Park has seen some great performances in 2022, keep an eye out for announcements for 2023.
The panto is a hilarious, family friendly annual Christmas tradition in Cork. Both Cork Opera House and Everyman Cork, near to our hotel, will be hosting
Every Christmas, visitors to Cork can don their skates for a chilly experience Ireland’s first Alpine Skate Trail will re-open up in an ‘enchanted