10 Events Not To Be Missed Along The Ring of Cork

10 Events Not To Be Missed Along The Ring of Cork

The Ring of Cork is known for its breath-taking views, delicious cuisine, and unforgettable beaches but it is also bursting with fun festivals, creative workshops and exciting events. Head to a festival with friends, enjoy memorable family time at fun events and make memories to last a lifetime. In this article, we are going to fill you in on lots of  fun events taking place along the Ring of Cork over the next month.. Life is short so be sure to attend some of these exciting days planned around the Ring of Cork and enjoy every moment.

New investment scheme to benefit up to 62 towns

New investment scheme to benefit up to 62 towns

Fáilte Ireland will invest €15.5million through the local authorities to boost the attractiveness and tourism appeal of up to 62 towns across the country. Minister of State for Tourism and Sport, Brendan Griffin T.D., made the announcement today at an event in Dublin...
Haulbowline Island Park set to open in May 2019

Haulbowline Island Park set to open in May 2019

Haulbowline Island Park which is set to open in May as the newest park within the Ring of Cork. The site has had a remarkable transformation within Cork Harbour over the last year with the ongoing project that was signed off 8 years ago to . The 22 acre site was once...
Ballymaloe Awarded World’s Best Trolley of the Year 2019

Ballymaloe Awarded World’s Best Trolley of the Year 2019

In Paris, on Monday 18th February, Ballymaloe House won global recognition as winners of the inaugural food Oscars ‘Trolley of the Year 2019’ award at the World Restaurant Awards. Ballymaloe House and Café Paradiso (in collaboration with Lucy from Gort-na-Nain...
€500,000 for Youghal Eco-Boardwalk Extension

€500,000 for Youghal Eco-Boardwalk Extension

The allocation of €500,000 for the extension of Youghal Eco-Boardwalk has been welcomed by Cork East Fine Gael TD and Minister of State at the Department of Justice, David Stanton. Funding is being made available to Cork County Council under the Outdoor Recreation Infrastructure Scheme 2018 operated by the Department of Rural and Community Development.

Old Youghal railway line to be re-purposed as greenway

THE disused railway line between Youghal and Midleton will be repurposed as a greenway. A cycle and pedestrian route linking the two towns will be developed which will also connect the villages of Mogeely and Killeagh. The route will be 23km in length and a planning...
Spooky Town at Fota Island Resort

Spooky Town at Fota Island Resort

Fota Island Resort are delighted to announce the fa-boo-lous Spooky Town, the brand new Halloween experience taking place from October 12th to November 4th. Spooky Town is a friendlylicous, kiddylaughy, scary kinda, funny place for smallies and other family monsters. ...

Coming soon…

Ring of Cork Travel Series Ring of Cork are proud to announce the soon arrival of their very own Travel Series. Several Ring of Cork members will be featuring in the videos as the series will showcase the destinations of Cobh, Youghal, Ballincollig, Midleton,...
FEAST 2018 – East Cork Food & Drink Festival

FEAST 2018 – East Cork Food & Drink Festival

FEAST 2018 – East Cork Food & Drink Festival Since last year, Feast Cork has stepped up onto the solid foundations created by the Midleton Food Festival over the past fifteen years, and started to build a festival that stretches beyond Midleton to the...
Youghal Medieval Festival 2018

Youghal Medieval Festival 2018

Youghal Medieval Festival 2018 On the 19th August this year Youghal will once again celebrate its renowned beauty, heritage, history and welcoming camaraderie with its celebrated and award winning Youghal Medieval Festival. Celebrating National Heritage Week, Youghal...
Mackey Coaches add THREE new minibuses to their fleet!

Mackey Coaches add THREE new minibuses to their fleet!

Mackey Coaches add THREE new minibuses to their fleet! Mackey Coaches are delighted to announce their purchase of three stunning new LDV minibuses. With two 15-seaters finished in pure white and a striking lava grey 17 seater, they bring added comfort and prestige to...
Chase the Sunset with Ocean Escapes

Chase the Sunset with Ocean Escapes

Hop Onboard for an Unmissable Cork Harbour Sunset Cruise A cool ocean breeze on your face, a salty spray on your skin, watching the sparkling water and basking in the beauty of a glorious pink and orange sky as the sun begins to set on the horizon. Doesn’t this sound...

Midleton wall to honour WWI dead

The memory of 200 East Cork men killed in the First World War will be kept alive by a memorial wall in Midleton. It is the culmination of three years’ work by a small group of locals who sought to identify as many as possible of the area’s war dead. The names have...
Cruise Ships to visit the Ring of Cork in 2018

Cruise Ships to visit the Ring of Cork in 2018

Here are all of the latest cruise ships to land within the Ring of Cork in 2018. Please note that this is subject to change. May 2018 Vessel Pax Arrives Berth Departs ROYAL PRINCESS 3604 May 15th at 08:30 Cobh Cruise Terminal May 15th at 20:00 AIDAVITA 1582 May 16th...
Cobh Museum 2018 Exhibitions

Cobh Museum 2018 Exhibitions

Cobh Museum are delighted to announce their 2018 Exhibitions which this year feature Anchors Aweigh, the story of the American Navy in Queenstown (Cobh) total of 92 American ships were stationed in Cork Harbour during the last two years of the World War One. Also...
Ring of Cork “Getting On Board” Tourism Seminar

Ring of Cork “Getting On Board” Tourism Seminar

Kevin Cullinane – Head of Communications with Cork Airport was the Guest Speaker at the “Getting on Board” Tourism Seminar at the Radisson Blu, Little Island on the 13th of December 2017. The Seminar was organised by Ring of Cork and it coincided with their AGM....
2017 Ring of Cork AGM / Tourism Seminar

2017 Ring of Cork AGM / Tourism Seminar

The 2017 Ring of Cork AGM and Tourism Seminar take place place on December 13th at the Radisson Blu Hotel in Little Island at 12PM. This year our keynote speaker at our “Getting On Board” Tourism Seminar is Kevin Cullihane Head of Communications at Cork...

Cork comes out on top in YourDaysOut Awards

Well done too, to Quality Hotel and Fota Wildlife on their recent Golds, awarded by YourDaysOut. Well done also to Perks Entertainment Centre and Cork Harbour Boat Hire too on their well deserved Silver. We always knew that Cork is one of Ireland’s top...
Robin Hill House – Best of Both Pamper Package

Robin Hill House – Best of Both Pamper Package

“Best of Both Pamper Package” Warming foot spa Full body aromatherapy massage Extended foot massage Rejuvenating organic facial Head massage Light refreshments and sorbet €89 Upgrade Overnight stay with continental breakfast  25% discount vouchers for 3...

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