Culture Night at City Hall

City Hall is the hub of Culture Night Cork City

Stop by to plan your evening, get your brochure, ask a question, or hop on a Culture Bus. City Hall also consists of several venues - both formal an informal, with something for everyone.   

Highlights in the civic complex this year include

Music on The Plaza - 5pm to 10pm


Join us for a night of music on the Plaza at New Civic Offices to celebrate Culture Night.

Music runs from 5pm to 10pm and includes performances from Comhaltas Douglas Youth Group, City of Cork Male Voice Choir, Voices of Cork and much more. 

Lord Mayor's Chambers Tours - 4 to 8:30pm

Join us for tours of The Lord Mayor’s Chambers and Council Chambers, situated at City Hall and built in 1936. On display are the artifacts, gifts and art works, both ancient and modern, which form part of the life and traditions of the First Citizen of Cork.

Tours from 16:00 - 20:30. Booking required - email

Millennium Hall: Science Of Dragons Show

Fire Breathing Dragon

Shows at 4:30pm & 6pm, 4:30 show - ISL interpreted
Join Scientific Sue on this most historical and creative journey of discovery. 

Her dragons are celebrating the hatching of the latest baby dragon, there is just one problem - this little dragon can’t fly yet!

With the aid of lots of volunteers Sue will explore the physics of flight, the engineering behind capturing a dragon, the skill set required to train a dragon and the science behind many of the dragons ‘Fire Types’ – Explosive rocks and gases, flammable liquids, icy fog, colour camouflage, sparks, fire-fighting and fire-lighting gases, to name but a few!

Pirate Vikings, dragons, magic and laughter: the perfect mix!

The Concert Hall at City Hall

The Electronic Music Council Presents ‘Faoi Choim Na HOí­che’ - see Listings