Experience the festive season on the Grand Parade as the much-loved festival GLOW, A Cork Christmas Celebration, organised by Cork City Council opens Friday November 29th. GLOW will run every weekend in the build up to Christmas
GLOW kick starts the city’s seasonal celebrations, and with them a promotional drive by Cork City Council and the Cork Business Association to encourage people to come into the city centre and to shop locally in the lead-up to Christmas.
Enjoy fantastic views of Cork City on the 30m Ferris Wheel, sample delicious food at the Christmas Market and listen to beautiful music by Cork choirs and bands on the Grand Parade.
No trip to GLOW is complete without a visit to Bishop Lucey Park which will be magically transformed into a Christmas wonderland.
GLOW will take place on the following dates:
Friday 29th November to Sunday, 1nd December
Friday 6th December to Sunday, 8th December
Friday 13th December to Sunday, 15th December
Friday 20th December to Sunday, 22nd December
Bishop Lucey Park will be open on these dates from 16:30 to 20:30. The Christmas Food Markets on the Grand Parade will be open from 12:00 to 20:30. The Ferris Wheel will be open each day from 12:00 to 21:00.
The media sponsors for GLOW, A Cork Christmas Celebration are Cork’s 96FM, C103 and the Evening Echo.