Community Events Programme


The Community Events Programme, as part of The Ballincollig Winter Music Festival 2019, is kindly funded by the Cork County Council Ballincollig Carrigaline Municipal District Creative Communities Scheme.

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Conversations at The Hares Corner

With Michael Carr of Cork’s 96FM and very special guests JERRY DOUGLAS, DONAL LUNNY & PADDY GLACKIN!

Friday 25th January | 5.30pm | FREE ENTRY | REGISTER HERE!

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Fiddle Workshop with Liam Flanagan

Saturday 26th January | 10am | Gaelscoil Uí Riordáin | €10 | BUY TICKETS


Sean Nós singing workshop with Máire Ní Chéileachair

Saturday 26th January | 10am | Gaelscoil Uí Riordáin | €10 | BUY TICKETS


Contemporary songwriting workshop with William Lucey (Rubyhorse)

Saturday 26th January | 10am | Gaelscoil Uí Riordáin | €10 | BUY TICKETS

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Crossroads, Platforms and Dance Halls:

Saturday 26th January | 1.30pm | Upstairs at The White Horse | FREE ENTRY

A collection of stories, anecdotes and interviews that aim to offer insight into the social dancing scene of the 50's and 60's in the hinterland of Ballincollig, collected and narrated by Dick Beamish.


Sean Nós Dance workshop with Tríona Mangan

Sunday 27th January | 10am | The Hare’s Corner at The White Horse | €10 | BUY TICKETS

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The Big Community Sing with Gemma Sugrue

Sunday 27th January | 2pm | Castlewest Shopping Centre | FREE ENTRY


Other Community Events taking place over The Ballincollig Winter Music Festival

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Songs we learned at School - John Spillane


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I am a little boat - Fiona Kelleher



MIC - Pop-up concerts

Throughout the week with musicians from MIC and very special guests at Westgate Foundation, Ballincollig Family Resource Centre, Our Lady of Good Counsel School and Marymount Hospice.