Search our site


Dear customers, the fastest way to get in touch is online. You can submit a meter reading, make a payment, fill out our form online or browse our FAQs 
Our prices are changing from the 7th of October. For more details see here.

#ThePowerBehindYourWeekend

 Energia Free-kend Map: 23rd - 25th September ☘️
 

· Cork

- The Greatest Showman Outdoor Cinema & Music

 
When: Friday 23rd of September
Link:  https://culturenight.ie/event/the-greatest-showman-outdoor-cinema-and-music/
Admission:  Free
Join us in the beautiful setting in Mallow Castle for a special outdoor cinema showcasing of “The Greatest Showman”. An evening of live music, performances, and a big screen showing of “The Greatest Showman”. Fun for all the family on the banks of the blackwater.
 
 

· Mayo

- Unveiling of Community Garden Art Piece

 
When: Friday 23rd of September
Link:  https://culturenight.ie/event/unveiling-of-community-garden-art-piece/
Admission:  Free
 
Join Involve Ballina at the Community Garden, Parkside, (St. Patricks Estate), Ballina where artwork created by young people will be unveiled.
 
Involve Ballina provides youth work services to young people aged 10 – 24 years who mainly come from the Traveller community. The art work is the result of young people working with artist Alice Dixon, they collaboratively create a large art piece that will be displayed in the community garden on culture night. This piece has been inspired by the young peoples response to the culture night theme of “Inclusion, Human Rights and Diversity” and has been created in artist led workshops prior to culture night.
 
 

· Kerry

- Harvest Festival - Wren Boys

 
When: Friday 23rd of September
Link:  https://culturenight.ie/event/harvest-festival-wren-boys-at-listowel-square/
Admission:  Free

Keeping the Wren Boys tradition alive, four rambling houses will parade down Church St Listowel before taking to the Town Square to display their talents and compete for the All-Ireland Wren Boy title.
 
The audience will be treated to a lively display of the traditional arts with musicians and dancers from the Cork/Limerick border Kileedy Wrenboys as well as Kerry based groups from Lixnaw, Ballydonoghue and Athea.
 
To celebrate Culture Night and add to the festivities, storytellers, poets, songwriters and musicians will feature between the competing groups.
 
 

· Donegal

- Kids Workshop Indoor Drive-In Movie

 
When: Friday 23rd of September
Link:  https://culturenight.ie/event/kids-workshop-indoor-drive-in-movie/
Admission:  Free

Families are invited to drop in and build their very own car for our Culture Night indoor drive-in movie experience. Art facilitators will help kids to design and build a car using recycled cardboard boxes and art materials. Once your car is built it’s time to park up and enjoy an animated movie. Children must be accompanied by an adult and bring their own cardboard box. This event will take place from 6pm until 8pm at the Regional Cultural Centre.
 
 
 

· Offaly

- A Night at the Musicals

 
When: Friday 23rd of September
Link:  https://culturenight.ie/event/clara-musical-society-presents-a-night-at-the-musicals-karaoke-style/
Admission:  Free

For over fifty years’ the Clara Musical Society have been bringing quality entertainment and national award winning productions to audiences in the midlands. They are delighted to return to Culture Night with an interactive fun way to enjoy musical theatre. The audience are invited to join in and sing along with some favourite hits from well-known musicals with the lyrics projected behind the live performers.
 

· Kildare

- Public Art Bus Tour

 
When: Friday 23rd of September
Link:  https://culturenight.ie/event/culture-night-public-art-bus-tour/
Admission:  Free

Rina Whyte, Public Art Specialist will take you on a tour like no other of the many public artworks in and around Co. Kildare!

Over two hours on Culture Night, we will tour the varied public artworks in and around the county of Kildare. We will check out some new commissions and you will find out more about those artworks that you see everyday and find those that may be hidden from view. You will hear the stories behind the artworks and their creators. Tour participants are encouraged to get involved and to share their stories and sentiments about the artworks in words, songs, poems etc.
 

· Dublin

- Dublin Vegfest 2022

 
When: 24th & 25th September
Link:  https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/dublin-vegfest-2022-tickets-390129075567?aff=ebdssbdestsearch&keep_tld=1
Admission:  Children u12 go Free, Adults €12.50

Feast your way through the weekend in our Vegan Food Village where you'll find the best and newest vegan plant based cuisines on offer and meet experts in their field of diet, health, and sustainability. You don’t have to be a vegan to enjoy Vegfest. Everyone is welcome to just hang out eating great food or learn about plant based health benefits, enjoy an inspirational talk, a food recipe demonstration by a leading chef, try natural ethical products, a workshop or performance among a super friendly gathering. Guest speakers and more to be announced soon.
 
 

· Mayo

- Equinox Festival

 
When: September 24th
Link:  https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/equinox-festival-tickets-411333548717?aff=ebdssbdestsearch&keep_tld=1
Admission:  Free

A festival of light and laughter for all the family starring contortionists, tumblers, hula hoop artists, jugglers, flow dancers, music and spoken word poetry from across the world.
 
Equinox is when the island falls quiet. Visitors leave and the sun begins to set early. It's the birth of another season, when we gather indoors to celebrate what the summer has brought and the winter may bring. We find warmth by the fire. Come join us to celebrate this special time of year and herald in the autumn.

 

· Louth

- WellCome Family Fun Day

 
When: 25 September
Link:  WellCome Week Family Fun Day Tickets, Sun 25 Sep 2022 at 13:00 | Eventbrite
Admission:  Family ticket €15

St. Francis National School are raising funds to create a wellness program for our children. This will include a program of activities such as yoga, movement and life skills. We have planned an exciting fundraiser- 'Well-come Week'- with lots of activities from September 19th-25th culminating in a Family Fun on Sunday 25th.
 
 

· Sligo

- Wild Atlantic Wag 2022

 
When: 25 September
Link:  https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/wild-atlantic-wag-2022-tickets-402615272117?aff=ebdssbdestsearch&keep_tld=1
Admission:  U16- €10, Adults €20
A weekend of dog friendly fun in Enniscrone, Co. Sligo. Goody bags and medals for all entrants. Run or walk with your dog on Enniscrone beach. 5km or 3km.

 

· Galway

- Drop-In Drumming Workshop

 
When: Friday 23rd September
Link:  https://culturenight.ie/event/drop-in-drumming-workshop-oranmore/
Admission:  Free

Drumadore Drum School will facilitate a 2-hour drumming workshop in Oranmore Library. It will be a fun filled inclusive evening, suitable for all ages, languages and abilities. Drumadore are all about rhythm, movement and fun. There will be 25 drums available in rotation allowing all visitors to get a chance to experience the joy of drumming.
 
 

· Limerick

- Pigtown Parade

 
When: Friday 23rd September
Link:  https://culturenight.ie/event/pigtown-parade/
Admission:  Free

Limerick Food Group will celebrate Culture Night by bringing back the Pigtown Parade! Leaving Bedford Row at 6.30pm our giant Pig family (which is growing yearly) will walk the parade route, along with guest floats, and all our new piglet masked family that want to partake before ending at the Limerick Milk market where we will have face painting, Pigtown mask making with LUMEN and a mobile petting zoo among other highlights. This year Pigtown Culture & Food series starts on the 17th of September, where we will build up to the parade with Limericks favourite Pig family doing guest appearance in local Limerick establishments before their big day out on Culture Night.
 
 

· Cavan

- Contemporary Circus & Street Theatre

 
When: Friday 23rd September
Link:  https://culturenight.ie/event/street-arts-contemporary-shows/
Admission:  Free

Join us as we take over the streets of Cavan Town with some of Ireland’s most incredible contemporary circus and street theatre companies for Culture Night 2022.
 
Flips and Fleas, incredible feats of human physical skill, sense defying silliness and some very opinionated puppets.
 
5 awe inspiring shows to make your jaw drop and your eyes pop.
 
Starring Cikada Circus, Currach Circus, Yer Man’s Puppets, Mr. H and Pignuts Dazzling &  Spectacular Flea Circus featuring Ireland’s most highly trained Fleas
 
 

· Antrim

- Aspects Festival

 
When: 22 Sept 2022 - 2 Oct 2022
Link:  https://discovernorthernireland.com/whats-on/aspects-festival-p802461
Admission:  Free to paid events

Aspects Festival, Bangor's annual celebration of the written word is back for 2022! The Festival is renowned for promoting Irish writing from well-known authors, as well as showcasing local and emerging talent and this year is no different!
 
With events celebrating historic writing, politics, sports and history, there is plenty on offer across all genres of literature including book launches, new writing and discussions
 
Author Malachi O'Doherty makes a return to Aspects to discuss his latest book and the Festival is delighted to welcome back best-selling authors Martina Devlin and Jan Carson to talk about their latest works.
 
Events for young readers and writers include the ever-popular Woodland Chew and Yarn at Clandeboye Estate along with book-themed yoga, storytelling and creating your own animated story at the Tablets and Text workshop.
 
 

· Derry

- Family Circus Workshop

 
When: Friday September 23rd
Link:  https://culturenight.ie/event/family-circus-workshop/
Admission:  Free
Have you ever dreamt of running away with the Circus?
Well on Culture Night 2022 your dream may become a reality!! In Your Space Circus is throwing its doors open for a one-night-only circus skills workshop where you can learn to juggle three balls, throw a diabolo, or spin some poi.
 
Just come along to our venue on Waterloo Street, just next to the Scullery Café at 6.30pm and bring the whole family! Arrive early to avoid disappointment as numbers are limited.
 
 

· Down

- Oíche Cheoil & Pop-Up Gaeltacht

 
When: Friday September 23rd
Link:  https://culturenight.ie/event/oiche-cheoil-pop-up-gaeltacht/
Admission:  Free
 
Táimid ag reáchtáil Oíche Chultúir do mhuintir Áit Tí Chathail. Is scoth na gceoltóirí áitiúla ar fad a bheas ann. Ina measc sin, beidh an Holy Cross Band a bhfuil Craobh na hÉireann bainte acu an iliomad uaireanta, beidh iomaitheoirí shóisearach agus sinsearach de chuid Scór agus an ghrúpa Comhaltas áitiúil, Boirche Íochtar. Reáchtálfar Pop-Up Gaeltacht ar an oíche agus b.eidh oíche den scoth againn. Cuirfear sólaistí ar fáil.
 

·Wexford

- Viewpoints

 
When: 19th-30th of September
Link:  https://culturenight.ie/event/viewpoints-enniscorthy-library/
Admission:  Free
 
On Culture Night Enniscorthy Library will be inviting families and young people to experience the wonderful art exhibition, Viewpoints. The library staff will be on hand to guide visitors through the exhibit creating an interactive experience for Culture Night audiences.
 
Viewpoints explores the potent realm of children’s literature as a place for young people to develop and understand their rights. This exhibition has been developed in partnership with the Glucksman Gallery in UCC. Seven Irish picture book authors/artists Fatti Burke, Peter Donnelly, Chris Judge, Roisin Hahessy, Chris Haughton, Mary Murphy and Niamh Sharkey created new illustrations to respond to different themes within the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child.
 
Supported by the Arts Council of Ireland, the touring Viewpoints will be on view in Enniscorthy library from the 19th to the 30th of September.

 

·Kilkenny

- Kilkenny Famine Experience

 
When: Friday 23rd of September
Link:  https://culturenight.ie/event/kilkenny-famine-experience/
Admission:  Free
The Kilkenny Union Workhouse is now beautifully restored as MacDonagh Junction Shopping Centre. This award-winning FREE AV tour, begins at the customer service desk and will guide people around the buildings of the former Workhouse. Hear the human stories of the inmates that lived and died within the wall. Learn about the unexpected discovery of over 970 human remains described as the most significant discovery in the world relating to the Irish Famine.
 
Tour includes complimentary Starbucks coffee.
The tour lasts approx. 50 minutes and is at 9 marked points throughout the shopping centre.
 
 

· Dublin

- Kilmainham Gaol Museum

 
When: Friday 23rd September
Link:  https://culturenight.ie/event/guided-tour-of-kilmainham-gaol-museum/
Admission:  Free
A visit to Kilmainham Gaol will take you on a journey through Irish history. You will discover the stories of people held here as ordinary criminals alongside those who fought for Irish independence. From the 1798 rebellion, to the 1916 Easter Rising, the Anglo-Irish War (1919-21), to the devastation of the Irish Civil War (1922-23) all these important events have a chapter in the story of Kilmainham Gaol.
 
Highlights of the tour include access to the ground floor corridors, Victorian East Wing, the prison yards, and the Stonebreaker’s Yard. Please arrive 15 minutes before your tour time. The guided tour takes 30-35 minutes.
 
 

· Dublin

- Tour of Skerries Mills

 
When: 23rd of September
Link:  https://culturenight.ie/event/guided-tour-of-skerries-mills/
Admission:  Free
Skerries Mills are offering a guided tour of our unique location as part of culture night. On the tour you will experience the history of milling and Skerries Mills. Try your hand at stone grinding flour, then see the water wheel in action turning the sheives, shakers, blowers and all inside the mill. Take a walk across the crop field and go up inside the four sail windmill then onto the five sail Great Windmill of Skerries which dominates the local skyline. Tickets are limited to 20 places.

 

· Dublin

- Ghosts of Dublin: Haunting Stories & Legends Outdoor Game

 
Link:  https://www.eventbrite.ie/e/ghosts-of-dublin-haunting-stories-legends-outdoor-game-tickets-348652528097?aff=ebdssbdestsearch&keep_tld=1
Admission:  €9.99

Do you spend your time playing with Ouija boards and watching spooky videos indoors? Yawn. Newsflash: your twenty-year-old house is about as haunted as YouTube – MySpace at a push.

The present (and past) is outside, in real life, where all the creepy buildings, monuments and verifiable ghost sightings hotspots are.

With this in mind, we’re inviting you to visit places that are truly haunted. Let that sink in for a moment.

The route you will follow is full of haunted and spooky places, mysterious clues and challenges, and real facts/accounts from the past and present.

The experience will play out like you’re the main characters of a movie, only that you’re experiencing everything in the first person! Fun dialogue, intrigue, and unexpected interactions are guaranteed.

< Go Back