Dates for your Diary 2018

Christmas in Cork

Wed 12th to Wed 19th December

Here's A Penny

Cork Arts Theatre

Cork Penny Dinners presents 'Here’s A Penny' by Orla Daly & Marion Wyatt from an idea by Caitriona Twomey & Malcolm Urquhart.

'Here’s a Penny' is a dramatisation of chats held with those who struggle. It is inspired by the Malcolm Urquhart song 'Penny for Your Thoughts' and aims to spread the message: “you are not alone.”

In aid of Cork Penny Dinners.

Christmas in Cork

Friday 7th to Sunday 9th December

Christmas on the Grand Parade

The Christmas Market is back at the Grand Parade in Cork every weekend (Friday to Sunday) in the run-up to Christmas. And, as usual, the gigantic Ferris Wheel will be there as well as the Bishop Lucey Park experience for children. Don't miss it!!.

Christmas in Cork

Dec 1st – Jan 5th, Tues to Sun each week

The Adult Panto

An Spailpín Fánach

CHATTYBOO PRODUCTIONS celebrate 10 YEARS of Adult Panto awesomeness this year and this year they bring you…HANSEL AND GRETEL (the Adult Panto) the funniest (and apparently filthiest) ADULT PANTO yet. Definitely not one for the kids but always a great night out for the grown-ups. 18+ and ID required.

Christmas in Cork

Thursday 29 Nov - Sunday 20 Jan


Cork Opera House

Cork Opera House is delighted to bring the enchanting tale of Aladdin to life on their stage. Don’t miss this spectacular Cork Opera House production, jam packed with the magnificent scenery, costumes, live music, spectacular dance routines, comedy capers and the magical special effects you’ve come to know and love!!

Christmas in Cork

Sun 1st Dec - Sunday 13 Jan



This year’s Everyman panto is 'Cinderella'.

Who shall go to the ball? It’s you! 'Cinderella' stars the same crazy gang as last year’s sold out 'Beauty and The Beast'!

Jam-packed with panto fun, they bring this magical story to life! 'Cinderella' gets a re-boot but it's a show for all generations of panto lovers – old and new.

Christmas in Cork

7, 8, 14, 15, 20, 21, 22 December
@ 10.30pm

The Improvised Panto

Cork Opera House

An over 18's Panto packed with laughter, fun, made-up hilarity, on the spot songs, dancing, and insane dialogue! An annual tradition for many, including hundreds of work and Christmas parties each year, audiences can enjoy a night of gas craic altogether. Strictly over 18's!