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Family Events around Munster in 2017



Celebrate Science (Family Fun)
Celebrate Science (Family Fun)
  11/11 to 18/11
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Cork Science Festival is a celebration of science events taking place this November. Experience our program of free public engagement events, open days, science tours, talks, exhibitions, shows, workshops and school events. Cork Science Festival is a main partner of Science Week Ireland, one of the largest STEM engagement events in the Irish science calendar. Admission: Free www.corksciencefestival.ie
e: corksciencefestival@gmail.com
Western Gateway Building, Western Rd, Cork
Ballymaloe Craft Fair
Ballymaloe Craft Fair
  16/11 to 18/11
021 475 7200
It is the season for making a list, checking it twice, and scrambling to find the perfect gifts for family and friends. The Ballymaloe Craft Fair, a curated gathering of the designers, makers, doers, and dreamers who define craft and design communities across Ireland, is a stress-free, one-stop shopping weekend.
Times: 10am until 6pm & Friday 6 to 9pm Admission:  €5, under age 16 are free ballymaloefestivals.ie
e: bree@ballymaloe.com
Ballymaloe House, Shanagarry, Midleton, Cork
Community Festival of Science
Community Festival Of Science
  11/11 to 18/11
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Science doesn’t end when you leave school: its impact is everywhere.  Join us for some amazing events and explore all the science Cork has to offer!  The links below show a selection of Cork Science Festival activities, from family days to adult events there is something for all. The majority are FREE (with a few understandable exceptions) and all are welcome to come along, engage and enjoy.
Times: 12 - 5pm Admission: Free www.corksciencefestival.ie
e: corksciencefestival@gmail.com
Neptune Stadium, 95 Gerald Griffin St, Blackpool, Cork
Free on first Wednesdays
Free On First Wednesdays
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ON THE FIRST Wednesday of every month, various heritage sites managed by the Office of Public Works that normally charge admission throw their doors open for free. So it won’t cost you anything to bring the family to Charles Fort in Kinsale, Co Cork; Athenry Castle in Co Galway; and Trim Castle in Co Meath and the Rock of Cashel in Co Tipperary – to name just a few. Visit website linke below for details of participating locations. (Note - not applicable at Kilmainham Gaol, Dublin Castle and Brú na Bóinne Visitor Centre). Admission: FREE www.heritageireland.ie
Various Locations
Cork Opera House - Aladdin
Cork Opera House - Aladdin
  29/11 to 20/01
+ 353 (0) 21 – 427 0022
The widely acclaimed creative team that brought you Beauty and the Beast, Cinderella and Ireland’s only 5 star panto – Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs returns to bring the enchanting tale of Aladdin to life on our stage. Don’t miss this spectacular Cork Opera House production, jam packed with the magnificent scenery, costumes, live music, spectacular dance routines, comedy capers and the magical special effects you’ve come to know and love!
Times: 2pm & 7pm Admission: Tickets start at €27.50 www.corkoperahouse.ie
e: info@corkoperahouse.ie
Emmet Place, Cork City,