Cork: The Creative City

A Year in Review, 2012, Highlights of a Creative City


January 2012: Launch of Creative Cork, an initiative by Cork City Council to encourage artists to present their work in temporary vacant spaces in the city centre,


February 2012: Crawford 100, a celebration of 100 years since the opening of the Crawford Municipal Technical Institute,


March 2012, Cork links with sister city San Francisco in first ever live simulcast to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day


April 2012, Wreath laying for the Titanic,


May 2012, Sunny Days, Fitzgerald’s Park, 24 May 2012,


June 2012, Shandon Street festival,


July 2012, World Street Performing Championships, Fitzgerald’s Park, 14-15 July 2012,



August 2012, Views from a Park, Open day for Tramore Valley Park, walking tour with Kieran plus Kieran’s Cork local history walks for heritage week, 2012,


September 2012, Coal Quay Festival,


October 2012, Ceili Mor, Grand Parade, Sunday 7 October 2012


November 2012, Book Launch, Young at Heart, Senior Citizen’s Group, Douglas,


December 2012, Christmas on the Grand Parade,