Thurles St. Patrick’s Day Parade 17th March 4pm Liberty Square

The official Launch of the 2017 Thurles St. Patrick’s Day Parade took place on 1st March in the Thurles Chamber Enterprise Centre. An array of trophies, plaques and medals were on display at the launch, courtesy of Michael’s Jewellers, one of our main sponsors. We were also delighted to have Father Martin Hayes present on […]

Terry Waite CBE and Colm Tóibín set for Lismore for Immrama Festival of Travel Writing 2017

Multi award winning author Colm Tóibín, humanitarian and author Terry Waite CBE, journalist and author Des Ekin, writer and documentary maker Tom Feiling and adventurer and author Andre P. Sykes are some of the world-renowned writers who are about to set their compass for Lismore in County Waterford this June 15th to 18th for the […]

Brian Wilson Presents Pet Sounds At Galway International Arts Festival 2017

He’s revered by Beatles and rock royalty, the main creative force behind some of the most cherished recordings in rock history and one of the most influential composers of the last century. Galway International Arts Festival and Róisín Dubh are delighted to announce that The Beach Boys’ Brian Wilson will present Pet Sounds Live at […]

Spleodar Halloween Arts Festival 2016 Nenagh 29th to 31st October

Nenagh will come alive during the Spleodar Hallowe’en Festival, which runs over the bank holiday weekend (Saturday 29th to Monday 31st October). Nenagh Arts Centre will play host to a feast of fantastical, fun filled events for all the family! Explore the endless possibilities of robotics and engineering in Lego Robotics and Sphero challenges or […]

Ballyhoura International Walking Festival 2016- “All roads lead to Ballyhoura this weekend”

Event Dates: August 20th– 21st 2016   Throngs of walkers are expected to descend on the many towns and villages of Ballyhoura Country over this coming weekend as a kick start to Heritage Week, to take part in the 2016 Ballyhoura International Walking Festival. The festival, now in its 22nd year is expecting to attract […]

Jam Packed Programme of Events for All the Family at Terryglass Arts Festival

Terryglass Arts Festival is less than a month away and this year’s festival promises a jam packed programme of events for all the family.   Taking place from Wednesday 17th– Sunday 21st August, Terryglass Arts Festival offers an exciting programme of theatre, music performances, visual art experiences and hands on creative opportunities for all ages. […]

Over €110k awarded to key festivals in Tipperary

The Arts Council has awarded a total of €113,417 to help bring a number of high-quality festivals to the people of Tipperary this year. The festivals include the Cashel Arts Festival, the Dromineer Literary Festival 2016 and the Tipperary Dance Platform, which take place later this year. The Clonmel Junction Festival, which also received funding, […]

Clommel Junction Festival unveils concerts in Mitchelstown Caves, Giant 7m Rabbits and much more

“There are any number of colourful festivals in smaller pockets of the country that are well worth making the trip for. Clonmel’s Junction Festival is a cracking example” Irish Times (The Ticket) View full festival programe here   “Are you a witch or are you a fairy, or are you the wife of Michael Cleary?”   […]

Community Party Grants Available to Communities #Belonging16

Communities all across Ireland can now avail of grants of €250 to hold a community party during 2016 through The Community Foundation. These community parties are all about belonging and should encourage members of your community to come together and celebrate belonging in your community. #Belonging16 is The Community Foundation’s grants strategy for 2016. Grants will be […]

Spleodar Nenagh Community Arts Festival

Spleodar Nenagh Community Arts Festival is nearly here! The Spleodar annual week-long arts festival for children takes place during the October midterm break. The festival has established itself as a key event in the Nenagh calendar with lots of creative workshops and events from tots to teens through the week. We are so excited about this […]

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