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150 Events Announced at 85 Venues at Culture Nights Cork City 2022

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On Friday, September 23rd, Culture Night will once again open venues across the country late into the night with offerings in music, art, comedy, fashion and literature. Culture lovers want real fun. The City of Cork’s unique Culture Nights program features more than 150 of his amazing events in 85 venues.

Cork City Council and The Good Room will host a Magic Night by the Lee at Cork City Hall. This is a late night free event that runs from 9pm to midnight. It brings together some of Cork City and County’s most legendary artists, as well as the freshest sounds from contemporary musicians. This extraordinary audiovisual feast celebrates the history and culture of Leaside’s music and arts. FishGoDeep has his own backing of productions and tracks he’s created over the last 25 years. I’m here. Cork’s foremost bard, John Spillane, has teamed up with poet and novelist extraordinaire Doirian nee Gryofa for a special show exclusively for Culture Night. Brian Deady will be joining the show with alternate versions of some of his biggest hits and unleashing his new work that night. Stevie G, along with Minnie Marley and Kestin, brings hip-hop and an urban flair to Cork’s Fresh Rising His Stars two-pronged proceedings.

Also based in the city hall, this year the cultural bus provided by Bus Airen will be revived. Words in Motion – Featuring word performances by Cork poets and writers, curated by the Munster Literature Center and supported by the Local Live Performance Programming Scheme. A special bus service starts at 7pm and runs until 10pm at night, with buses departing from his three cultural stops at City Hall approximately every 20 minutes.

All Culture Night events, including the Culture Bus, are free, but some require reservations and operate on a first-come, first-served basis.

Reserve your free spot in the Cork Opera House Recital Series by Cara O’ Sullivan Associate Artists. A special online program of the Cork International Film Festival celebrating the Irish language in cinema. Cork Wright her orchestral performance of music inspired by her 1920s and her 30s orchestras at Cork City Prison. Kabin Studio’s rap, beat and songwriting workshops for kids and their teens. A guided tour of the Cork Public Museum’s newest exhibition, Unearthed: Discovering Cork, the city of trade and culture. Behind-the-scenes tours of Everyman’s historic buildings, exclusive punt storytelling and much more! Plan your #CultureNight trail at

For more information on Cork City Culture Night 2022, please visit Stay up to date on program additions by following our online #CultureNight / #OícheChultúir and #CorkCultureNight conversations. Check us out on Facebook and Twitter @corkcityarts, or Instagram @culturenightcorkcity.