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Arts Alliance Mallow Present Dinner Theatre

Posted by on Feb 21, 2012 in Blog, Valley Events | 13 comments

Arts Alliance Mallow Present Dinner Theatre

Arts Alliance Mallow Present Dinner Theatre (click on picture to download a pdf poster) La Scala Resturant, Bridge Street, Mallow Tuesday 28th February 2012 at 7.30p.m 2 course meal plus a glass of wine/beer/mineral. Theatre – Racoon by Julie Sharkey Tickets available at Sugrues Electrical Shop O’Brien Street, Mallow or telephone 087-6725369. Tickets €30 Arts Alliance Mallow are supported by Cork County Council and Mallow Town Council. Bookmark on Delicious Digg this post Recommend on Facebook share via Reddit Share with Stumblers...

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Art Exhibition at the Gilbert Centre in Mallow

Posted by on Nov 23, 2011 in Blog, Valley Events | 5 comments

Art Exhibition at the Gilbert Centre in Mallow

The Gilbert Centre Arts Group Presents the “Craic on Canvas” Art Exhibtion Opening on Tuesday 29th November 2011 at 12 noon. All welcome. Learn more about the Gilbert centre here. Bookmark on Delicious Digg this post Recommend on Facebook share via Reddit Share with Stumblers Tweet about it Subscribe to the comments on this post...

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Annual Mushroom Hunts! Sunday 16th & 30th October 2011 Longueville House, Mallow

Posted by on Oct 7, 2011 in Valley Events | 3 comments

Annual Mushroom Hunts! Sunday 16th & 30th October 2011 Longueville House, Mallow

10th Annual Mushroom Hunt at Longueville House on two dates, Sunday 16th & Sunday 30th October 2011 Don your boots and wellies and hike around the estate in search of edible mushrooms varieties home grown here on our Estate. (Also bring waterproof hats and over coats due to our inclement weather plus a pair of sunglasses always come in handy!). With the guidance of our very own mushroom expert, you can discover the pleasure of this exciting sport here at Longueville House. Afterwards Chef/Proprietor William O’Callaghan along with his...

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Local Art Gallery Rolls Out New Exhibition

Posted by on Sep 28, 2011 in Valley Events | 1 comment

Local Art Gallery Rolls Out New Exhibition

You are most welcome to attend Open Evening of Art, Wine and Chat This new exhibiton opens on the 30th of September 2011 Time: 7.30pm Venue: Spiralli Gallery, Market Square, Mallow This exhibition will run from the 30th September to the 30th November The Spiralli Gallery is a semi-private working art gallery, please call to arrange a viewing 022-55002. Currently exhibiting: Maree J O’Sullivan, Silk Painter Karen Billing, Acrylic Painter, 3D Artist John Hooton, Photographer Brid Coakley, Photographer Seamus Ó Suilleabháin,...

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Local Attractions and Activities

Posted by on Sep 15, 2010 in Featured | 2 comments

Local Attractions and Activities

The Blackwater Valley is a best kept secret. Whether you are looking for excellent fishing spots, activities like canoeing, horse riding, hiking, mountain biking, or more laid back pursuits such as site seeing, dining out, a round of golf or a good pub music session, you’ll find plenty of options along the Blackwater. Visit our Accommodation, Dining and Activities pages to see a list of establishments who will offer you a warm welcome. The Blackwater Valley Tourism Blog will also provide you with up-to-date news on local events, special...

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Blackwater Valley Tourism

Posted by on Sep 15, 2010 in Featured | 1 comment

Blackwater Valley Tourism

This is a resource guide for visitors and those who live and work in the Blackwater Valley. The area is loosely defined by the course of the Cork Blackwater River from Lismore to Millstreet. This is a vibrant region in the heart of Munster. This site will show how best to enjoy and partake in country pursuits and meet the real people that are the heart and soul of Irish countryside. Bookmark on Delicious Digg this post Recommend on Facebook share via Reddit Share with Stumblers Tweet about it Subscribe to the comments on this post

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Local History and Culture

Posted by on Sep 15, 2010 in Featured, Valley History | 1 comment

Local History and Culture

A quote taken from Page 493 of The Penny Cyclopaedia of The Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge, Volume III Athanaric – Bassano, C. Knight, 1835   The scenery all along is highly beautiful and picturesque, and a recent tourist has lately pronounced the decent of the Blackwater from Mallow to Lismore equal to that of any other river of its size in Europe.   A quote taken from page 1 of The River Blackwater In Munster by J.R. O’Flanagan There are few localities in the British Islands so rich in picturesque scenery,...

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