Something for the weekend...

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He has been dubbed the ‘outright king of live comedy’ due to his outrageous performances and you can catch him tonight in Cork’s City Limits Comedy Club. 

It’s 20 years since Jason Byrne did his first gig at the venue and he is expected to raise the roof tonight. 

Doors 8.45pm, tickets €25.

Jazz hands

Limerick will be the place to be this weekend as the city hosts top international and Irish musicians for the fifth annual Limerick Jazz Festival. 

Artists from US, Spain, UK, and Northern Ireland, as well as homegrown talent will provide top class entertainment at various venues. 

Support meeting

Anam Cara, the national organisation that supports bereaved parents, is holding a bereavement information evening on Tuesday from 7.30pm to 9.30pm in the Westlodge Hotel, Bantry. 

It’s free but Anam Cara will need to confirm numbers so RSVP to or call 085 2888888. 

That folk feeling

Cork Folk Festival is back on Thursday until Sunday showcasing the best folk and trad acts in 12 venues around the city. Highlights include Mick Flannery, Lynched, and Buttons & Bows. 

Through the keyhole

Open House Cork, an architectural festival run by a group of young architects, kicks off on Friday and runs until Sunday, October 2. 

More than 20 buildings will open up for free across the weekend, offering a chance to peek inside some unique homes. 


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