A national moment, celebrating culture, creativity and the arts. On Friday 22nd of September doors will open across the county with special and unique events from the afternoon to late in the evening. Culture Night seeks to actively promote the belief that rich and varied culture is alive, treasured and nurtured in people’s lives.
It is a celebration and one night for all to showcase their unique cultural expressions. This year’s programme is free, diverse, open, inclusive and celebrates some of the very best cultural offerings from across the county. Carlow will be hosting 33 events from 3pm until late these events are coordinated through the Carlow County Council Arts Service.
Bringing together communities and artists from history groups, musicians, storytellers, visual artists, theatre makers, performers, song writers, poets, and choirs.
Most events are family friendly and celebrate diversity, inclusion and just about every culture expression.
This event will include Fairy Ring walks, Traditional song and dance, Yoga workshops, Art collections, installations, Irish language, artist talks, creative workshops, community storytelling, local musician showcases, Music, African drumming, a Craft documentary, Live performances, a Showcase, and stories of the LGBTI+ communities, exhibitions and a Big Sing. Then late into the night for 18+ there will be a ping-pong disco @ VISUAL Carlow.