Fitzgerald's Park
Upstaged – Culture Night at the Park

Fitzgerald's Park

Outdoors
Fitzgeralds Park
The Mardyke

Time: 4:00pm - 8:30pm

Phone: 021 492 4000


Childrens event?: Yes. This event is specifically aimed for children.

Wheelchair Accessible?: Yes

Categories: Dance, Movement & Circus, Childrens Event

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Join us for Upstaged – Culture Night at the Park presented by Cork City Council. Celebrating Street Arts, join us for circus and street performance, music and activities for all ages.

Circus and Street Performances by Circus Factory including:

  • Will Flanaghan “Monsieur Gusto“, features juggling, escapology and magic.
  • Slí Danu three women fire show using stories from Irish mythology, Sean Nós singing, dance, fire manipulation and music
  • Grant Goldie’s “Quality Seconds”  solo show, a total winner with all ages.

Times
4pm & 6.30pm: Will Flanaghan
5pm & 7.30pm: Grant Goldie “Quality Seconds”
6pm, 7pm, 8pm: Slí Danu

The Marriage of Her Majesty’, presented by Cork Puppetry Company.
5.30pm to 6pm, 6.30pm to 7pm, 7.30pm to 8pm
Keep an eye out on Culture Night for ‘The Marriage of Her Majesty’, presented by Cork Puppetry Company. A visual walkabout that brings animal spirits from various realms to Cork City on an important quest.
Her Highness Queen Salmon must choose someone to wed, to seal the bond between Nature and Humanity. But will she find the right partner on Culture Night?

Live Graffiti Showcase
4pm to 8pm
Live graffiti showcase and opportunity to try spray painting and Q&A with local graffiti artists.

Storytelling in the park by Tallest Smallest Theatre.
4pm, 4.35pm, 5.10pm, 5.45pm, each show 15 min approx.
Come hear what the old oak told the young oak, why hedgehog is covered in spines and why the dandelion is so special.

Chalk it Down!
4pm to 7.30pm
Find the chalk games around the park and then join artist Hazel Hurley on the yellow brick road to draw, play and invent your own games with chalk!
Please note, this is self directed. 

Music
Join us for the best of trad with Comhaltas Douglas at 5.30pm and Rebel Brass, a New Orleans-Style ensemble of young musicians emerging from Cork City and County, at 7pm.

All times are subject change and the weather! Check back for the most up to date information

Map: Fitzgeralds Park

Fitzgerald's Park


Outdoors
Fitzgeralds Park
The Mardyke

Time: 4:00pm - 8:30pm

Phone: 021 492 4000


Childrens event?: Yes. This event is specifically aimed for children.

Wheelchair Accessible?: Yes

Categories: Dance, Movement & Circus, Childrens Event

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