Events

Life of Frida Kahlo celebrated in Jackie Edwards exhibition

Life of Frida Kahlo celebrated in Jackie Edwards exhibition

An exhibition of paintings, celebrating the life and work of one of the world’s best loved artists, Frida Kahlo, will run in Gormleys Fine Art, Dublin, from August 1 to 15. Artist, Jackie Edwards, was inspired to create the exhibition, after completing a month-long artist’s residency in Lake Chapala, Ajijic, Mexico four years ago.

Cork Pride Festival 2020

Cork Pride Festival 2020

CORK PRIDE! The Cork LGBT+ Pride Festival announced that Cork’s Pride Festival will take place between 19th and 26th of September, subject to HSE Guidelines. This year’s theme will be ‘Family Matters.   Finally, some useful links to support you throughout this period. HSE Guidelines Cork City Council Cork City Libraries  COVID – 19 Payment

Culture Night Cork County 2020 is set to go ahead

Culture Night Cork County 2020 is set to go ahead

CULTURE NIGHT CORK COUNTY 2020: INVITATION TO PARTICIPATE  Friday 18 September 2020  Online registration form: https://tinyurl.com/ycu9y4cs Culture Night 2020 is set to go ahead on Friday September 18, and they are inviting organisations to take part, either by holding an event in their local area, or by doing a virtual online event, which can be promoted […]

Pride Inside announces LGBT festival line-up

Pride Inside announces LGBT festival line-up

Pride Inside — the online LGBT festival organised by Kerry Pride, Killarney Pride, Black Pride Ireland, Galway Pride, Limerick Pride, Mayo Pride, and Sligo Pride — is delighted to announce the line-up of events happening from the 11th-19th of July. Opening on Saturday, July 11th with Limerick Pride’s virtual parade and closing on Sunday, July […]

Facebook Live 6pm: NUI Galway on Support for Older Adults

Facebook Live 6pm: NUI Galway on Support for Older Adults

‘Hope in the Age of Dementia’ a new programme exploring international developments in dementia, includes NUI Galway research centre   Facebook Live Event to explore Issues facing older people in the age of COVID-19 A new documentary and a live event from NUI Galway aim to broaden the debate about the public policy options that […]

LGBT+ stars to parade rainbow-dressed pooches in Pride dog show

LGBT+ stars to parade rainbow-dressed pooches in Pride dog show

LGBT+ celebrities will join other dog lovers parading their pets in a virtual dog show for charity this month with a special category to celebrate Pride. With hundreds of dog shows and Pride parades cancelled due to the coronavirus, the charity Guide Dogs, which provides blind and partially sighted people with guide dogs, wants people […]

Singapore’s gay pride event forges ahead despite opposition

The organisers of Singapore’s annual gay pride rally vowed on Tuesday to push ahead with an online event after nearly 30,000 people signed a petition demanding restrictions and called the content “immoral”. The Pink Dot rally has been held since 2009, under stringent public assembly laws, at a park in Singapore […].

Invite: LGBTI+ Youth Storytelling Event with the Dublin Story Slam

Invite: LGBTI+ Youth Storytelling Event with the Dublin Story Slam

Would you like to join ‘BeLonG To’ and some brave LGBTI+ story-tellers, for an evening of entertainment on Monday? BeLonG To are partnering with the Dublin Story Slam on Monday, June 22nd, at 7pm, for an evening of online storytelling to kick off Pride Week. There will be stories from LGBTI+ young people to do with the […]

Isolation: Global Pride to unite LGBT communities

Isolation: Global Pride to unite LGBT communities

(Reuters) – After the cancellation of hundreds of Pride parades due to the COVID-19 pandemic, national Pride networks have set up a new digital Global Pride Day on June 27, to unite people all over the world in celebration and support. The 24-hour stream of music, performances, and speeches will feature politicians, including US presidential hopeful […]

Black actors and singers to headline livestream for global gay pride

Black actors and singers to headline livestream for global gay pride

Black actors, writers, and musicians, including US singer-songwriter, Todrick Hall, and actress, Laverne Cox, will take part in a 24-hour online celebration of LGBT+ pride attended by world leaders, organisers announced on Saturday. LGBT+ campaigners will work with founders of the Black Lives Matter movement, to demand racial justice, at the event on June 27, […]