Culture Night takes place in the county on September 23 as 25 cultural hotspots will be sharing and showcasing a wide variety of events.
Busily finalising their programmes of activity for the night are Scoil Acla in Achill, Comhar Dún Chaocháin and Áras Inis Gluaire in Erris, Ballina Arts Centre, Ballina Library, and the Jackie Clarke Collection in Ballina, Ballinglen Arts Foundation in Ballycastle, Custom House Studios and BLINK Visual Arts Trail (10 visual art venues ) in Westport, Linenhall Arts Centre and Artsquad in Castlebar, Claremorris CCÉ and Claremorris Open Exhibition, and the National Museum of Ireland – Country Life in Turlough, Charlestown Arts Centre, and the Nephin Blacksmith Revival Group in Lahardane.
Planned activities range from family workshops to films to exhibitions to performances, to craft displays, to music seisiúns and much more. With almost 70 free events taking place throughout the county and catering for all ages, there is bound to be something for everyone.
More details on Mayo Culture Night will be available over the coming weeks and a programme of events will be available from the Arts Office early in August. Contact Mayo Arts Office on 094 902 4444, ext 7558 and 7560 or by email [email protected]