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Switch on of Cork City Centre Lights Postponed

Due to a severe weather warning from Met Eireann, with rainfall amounts of 50mm likely in the period from: 0600  Thursday – 0600 on Friday, 17th – 18th November, the Switch On of the Cork City Centre Lights due to take place on Friday 17th November has now been postponed until Friday, 25th November. 

β€˜In the interests of Health & Safety, and the comfort of the public, we have unfortunately had no choice but to postpone this event.  However we look forward to seeing Cork light up next Friday, 25th November.’ City Manager, Tim Lucey. 

Full details of the event will be available from early next week on www.corkcity.ie , with both the City Centre retail lighting scheme and A Cork Christmas Celebration installation on the Grand Parade launching on the same evening. 

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