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Culture Night 2017


Friday 22nd September is Culture Night 2017!


Culture Night is an annual public event that celebrates culture, creativity and the arts.


This year’s edition in Youghal will feature a vast array of free arts and culture events taking place in many venues throughout the town. There will be something for everyone to enjoy – free of



List of events happening on Friday 22nd September ;


1.The Mall Arts Centre, Mall House, from 7.30 pm -9.30 pm

‘Oiche Chultúir na hEochaille’ – A quiz, music and céilí disco, directed at teenagers and broadcast on Community Radio Youghal.


2.St Mary’s Collegiate Church, Emmet Place from 7.30 pm – 9.00 pm

‘Celebrate Youghal Culture’ – A celebration of Youghal’s renowned culture and heritage with performances by an amalgam of local artists.


3.The College Gardens, Emmet Place from 8.00 pm -10.00 pm

‘Lark in the Park’ – A gathering of local musicians who will celebrate the contemporary musical culture of our town in the wonderful medieval garden surrounds.


4.Tynte’s Castle, North Main Street from 7.30 pm – 9.30 pm

Give us a recitation! – Youghal Celebrates History, Youghal Little Theatre and Youghal Men’s Shed present a night of old favourite recitation performed by people who have made them their own.


5.Youghal Community Centre, North Main Street from 7.00 pm – 9.00 pm

Gaeilge, Ceol and Rince – A relaxed evening of Irish conversation, with a talk about the origins and history of Irish Dance and poetry readings in Irish.


Culture Night is supported by Cork County Council and the Department of Arts Heritage Regional Rural and the Gaeltacht.


Youghal Community Bus is the ‘Culture Bus’ on the night – and it’s free!



Culture Night encourages people to move from one venue to another. Youghal Community Bus will be acting as a shuttle bus facilitating the movement of people throughout the town to all Culture Night venues.


Bus Route:

Starts The Mall Arts Centre


Stop No 1 St Mary Collegiate Church Gate


The College Gardens – Lark in the Park


Stop No 2 Tynte’s Castle


The Community Centre


The Culture Bus will start at 8 pm leave every 30 minutes from the Culture Stop at the Mall Arts Centre. Last bus is at 9 pm.