Cork Backpackers Hill Walking Club (CBHC) Patrick’s Day Celebrations
CBHC members are taking a break from hiking, climbing and mountaineering this St. Patrick’s Day.
It’s that time of year again! Time to dig out those Leprechaun Hats and indulge in a few green coloured pints for one of the most craic filled days of the year – St. Patrick’s Day.
Hope you can join at any of the meeting point trails for free fun on the streets as our city bursts into life for this festival full of colour, music, comic fun, amusement and treats. The details are as follows:
MEETING POINT 12.45 hours: – Steps of the Court House, Washington Street, Cork – Parade kicks off in the heart of the city centre at 13.00 hours until 14.30 hours.
After the St. Patrick’s Day parade, twenty food stalls will line the Grand Parade where food can be purchased. Stage and street entertainment will be provided. You can enjoy antics, circus performers and music performers at this point.
MEETING POINTS FOR THE LEE SESSIONS – A series of free Traditional Music in the Heart of Cork City
16.00 hours – The Long Valley (Winthrop Street)
17.00 hours – Rearden’s Bar (Washington Street) The four piece band “Hell for Leather” will be playing a variety of Irish music for an early and late session (22.00 hours).
21.00 hours – An Spailpín Fánach (South Main Street).
I am sure you are proud to be Irish so get out and celebrate it and sport your shades of green too!
Looking forward to seeing you on this festive day that is six days away!
Liz – Social Officer – CBHC
Liam Long – Assistant – CBHC.