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2018 Top of the Hill Festival – 2nd to 3rd June



The Top of the Hill Festival is back this year and will run on Saturday June 2nd and Sunday June 3rd. The local business association on top of the hill have come together to run the festival with a view to promote businesses on the hill as well as to providing some fun for one and all.

There will be loads of activities for children starting at 1.30 in the Great Island Community Centre on the Saturday and then starting at 12 on the Sunday. Also we are providing 2 Bouncy Castles, The Fun Bus, Face Painting, Balloon Animals and Tarot Reading. Local businesses will be running stalls on the days.

For adults the pubs on Top of the Hill will be providing music on both nights and on Friday night there will be a darts expo in Jack Doyle’s with former world champion Jelle “ The Cobra “ Klassen taking on local players in a fundraiser in aid of Cobh Hospital and Park Road Centre. Come out on support the festival and have a great weekend of fun and music.

Schedule for Saturday
13.30 Dance Display from Sinead Sheppard School of dance
14.00 Fancy Dress (Sponsored by Sinead Sheppard School of Dance)
15.00 Mini Queen (Sponsored by Sinead Sheppard School of Dance)
There will be a cake sale on the day.

Schedule for Sunday
Dog Show (Sponsored by Pets Plus)
12.00 pm Small / Medium Dogs
13.00 pm Large Dogs
15.00 pm Results of Colour Competition (Sponsored by Lou’s Barbershop)
15.30 Bonny Baby (Sponsored by Crew’s Cuts)
16.00 Glamorous Granny (Sponsored by Harbour Browns)

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Sirius Suppers Presents: The Silken Same, 15 Feb




Sirius Arts Centre, Friday 15 February
Food served from 7.30pm, music at 9pm sharp

€20 includes meal and music. Tickets available online at or through the office / 0214813790

The Silken Same are Galway duo Mossy Nolan and Colm McGowan. They draw on musical influences that are both familiar and exotic to the ear. Their’s is a sound that artfully combines the bygone and the new. Songs that on the face of it will seem instantly familiar, but that supplant the traditional with fresh melodic and conceptual ideas. The Silken Same are releasing their debut album in early 2019.

Sirius Suppers combine an evening of food and music, with evening meal provided by foodies Comida, followed by new music from the best of Ireland’s emerging artists. A sociable and affordable evening offering opportunities to hear new music and try out local fare, at Sirius Arts Centre.

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