Gates open 5pm
Tory Top Park
Taking place on Midsummer’s Day and the Summer Solstice; it’s the longest day of the year and what better excuse to throw a party!
Hosted by the people of Ballyphehane, this evening celebrates its rich local history with a great line-up of both Cork and international artists and musicians. Includes appearances from Club Ceoil, Ballyphehane Pipe Band and Ballyphehane Youth Project, special guest singer songwriter John Spillane with his own take on Ballyphehane and reggae funk summer sounds from The Light Runners. Topped off with some extra Midsummer moments including 1000 Flowers, a participatory project by international artist Luke Jerram.
Supported by the Creative Ireland Programme, an all-of-Government five-year initiative, from 2017 to 2022, which places creativity at the centre of public policy. Further information from creative.ireland.ie and ireland.ie
Supported by Cork City Council as part of Creative Ireland.