CBA Events

Feelgood Friday 26th May 2017

Music Generation Cork City will be creating musical ‘May-Hum’ throughout the city centre all day.  This exciting programme of events will bring the city centre to life with fun and music for the day!  

Events will take place on the boardwalk next to Electric Bar, South Mall.

 

Cork International: 

The Cork International are hosting a fabulous event this June 16th; drinks reception, 4-course dinner, fashion show and entertainment. It will be a wonderful night and it just so happens to be on a Friday!

To celebrate Feel Good Friday, Cork International are offering a special discount on tickets this coming Friday, May 26th, only.

The tickets for the event are €45 but for this Feel Good Friday they are offering a massive 20% off the ticket price – just €36!

This offer is only redeemable this Friday, May 26th, from 9am-9pm – after that tickets will be back to the regular price.

Tickets need to be booked through Eventbrite here and enter – feelgoodfriday – as the promo code

Costigan’s Pub: 

The Costigan’s crew on Washington Street are serving Jameson Caskmates with freshly squeezed apple juice for just €5 all day to celebrate Feel Good Friday!

Gallagher’s Gastro Pub:

Complimentary glass of Tawny by Stonewell cider with all of their cheeseboards.

Keane’s Jewellers: 

Keane’s will be running an in-store competition for the day. Everyone who visits the store this Friday, May 26th, will be given the opportunity to enter into a draw for the chance of winning a €150 voucher for Keane’s Jewellers!

The winner of this amazing prize will be announced at 5.30pm on Friday.

Reardens:

Try their Pizza or Burger Bundle Offer with 4 long neck bottles of beer or a bottle of wine from €20.

The Metropole Hotel: 

  • Summer Superfood Salad, herb salad, grapefruit, peppers, beans, quinoa and blue berry dressing €6.00 per person.
  • Summer Gin Cocktail with grapefruit and green tea €9.50 per cocktail.

The Oliver Plunkett:

Complimentary pint of Hop House or Guinness with any main course ordered after 4pm. 

The Shelbourne Bar:

The guys at The Shelbourne Bar, MacCurtain Street, will kindly be serving complimentary cheeseburgers with bacon and saucy onions from 6pm.

Union Grind: 

  • Free Mars Bar with any coffee sold all day and,
  • Free tastings all day of our brand new cold brew coffee – ‘The Beard Stroker’.

Vibes and Scribes: 

Receive 20% off quilting cottons, cottons poplins, selected clearance yarns, jewellery findings and beads when you ask for the “feel good friday discount”.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Feelgood Friday 30th September

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1pm, St Peter’s Cork: Cork Folk Festival – Meet Warwick Folk Festival Rob Halligan & The Harvester

5pm at the GPO:  The Polyphonics & Cork Champagne will perform outside the GPO

5pm, Daunt Square: The Aisling O’Meara Academy of Irish Dance will perform in Daunt Square

5:30pm, Opera Lane: The Montfort college of Performing Arts will present hits from Fame the Musical

5:30pm, The Oliver Plunkett: Traditional Irish Music with the Lee Sessions

6pm, Soho: Pat Fitz will be kicking off the Decades Festival in Soho

7pm, Crane Lane: Cork Folk Festival – Noel Brazil Contemporary Song Contest

7pm, The Bodega: Live jazz on the terrace

7pm, The Sin é: Atlantic Songbook Trad Session

Feelgood Friday 26th August

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Keep an eye on Twitter @CorksRedFM to win a pair of tickets for Pulses of Tradition at Triskel Arts Centre.

Bus Eireann are giving away 5 tickets for their GoBE service which travels direct from Cork to Dublin starting at 06:30 each day and 5 Expressway Tickets to travel from Cork to either Galway, Limerick, Waterford or any of their Expressway Routes from Cork.
Vouchers can be redeemed at the Travel Centre at the Bus Station – first 10 to call get the prize.

THE CLARION
Atrium Café – Iced Coffee Selection all ½ price

Breakfast in the Restaurant – Special Full Irish Buffet Breakfast for only €10 per person

Kudos Bar – All Cocktails from 5-8pm for only €5 each.  Loads of “crunchies” to give out to all diners.

Sanovitae Health & Fitness Club –
All our Health Club members can bring a friend for free on Friday 26th August
We are offering a 20% discount off all treatments on Friday 26th in Essence Spa

9am – 5:30pm: Mick Murphy Menswear, North Main Street – All Back To School Shoes 20%

10am – 5pm: Diana O’Mahony Jewellers, Winthrop Street will have 20% off all watches

10am – 6:30pm: Vibes & Scribes – 20% off all children’s and teen books in our new book’s shop and 20% off ALL second-hand books

12pm – 6pm: Coqbull – Kids eat free from 3pm to 6pm, 3 courses €18 from 12pm to 6pm, Free Balloons for kids

12pm – 6:30pm: Cornstore – Kids eat free from 12pm – 6pm, Live music from 6pm, 2 for 1 cocktails from 5.30pm – 6.30pm.  Free balloons for kids

12pm – 10pm: Rising Sons Brewery – Enjoy our homemade pizza & a pint of our in house brew for €10

3pm – 8pm: Arthur Mayne’s – Enjoy some complimentary strawberries & cream with every bottle of Cava, Champagne or Prosecco

4pm -7:30pm: The Oliver Plunkett – Kids eat free from 4pm to 7pm.  Lee Sessions traditional Irish music from 5:30pm to 7:30pm.  Enjoy a pint or glass of wine with a beef & beamish pie for €10

4pm – 9pm: BDSM – Let your hair down with Classic Rock Fridays! 2 for 1 Cocktails

5pm – 7pm: The Metropole – Antipasti Sample Board and shot of limoncello €5.00 per person in La Trattoria

5pm til late: The Bodega – 2 for 1 on all cocktails, with Live Jazz

6pm – 7pm: Merchant’s Quay – Mucisa Orchestra will be performing in the Shopping Centre

6pm-8pm: Reardens – Early entertainment in our beer garden.
Enjoy a bottle of wine or 4 bottles of beer & sharing board for €20/€22

6pm til late: Sin é – Home to the Atlantic Sessions, free trad sounds

 

 

 

 

 

Feelgood Friday 29th July

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RedFM will have lots of goodies to give away

Bus Eireann – First 20 people to call to the Bus Station will win a leapcard worth €15.00

Mick Murphy Menswear:
-A Fish Named Fred shirts reduced from €99 to €40 for one day only
-Selection of 3 piece suits down to €199- perfect for graduations
-Anyone who mentions Feelgood Friday while making any purchase will be entered into a draw for €100 voucher

The Card Shop, Merchants Quay: Personalised mugs for family and friends for €6.99 or 30% off

Vibes & Scribes: 20% off all children’s and teen books in our new book’s shop and 20% off ALL second-hand books for the day. The offer can’t be used with any other offers or our loyalty card.

CLARION HOTEL
Atrium Cafe – 
Iced Coffee Selection all ½ price

Kudos Bar  – All Cocktails from 5-8pm for only €5 each; Loads of “crunchies” to give out to all diners.

Sanovitae Health & Fitness Club – 
-All our Health Club members can bring a friend for free
-We are offering a 20% discount off all treatments on Friday in Essence Spa

10:30am – 1:30am: Arthur Mayne’s – Enjoy complimentary strawberries & cream with every bottle of wine or jug of pimms/sangria

12pm – 6pm: Kids eat free 12-6pm; Early Bird 3 courses for €28

12pm – 10pm: Rising Sons Brewery – Homemade pizza & pint of in house brew for €10

2pm – 6pm: Dukes Coffee, Carey’s Lane – Free ice-cream for smallies

3pm – 6pm: Coqbull – Kids eat free 3-6pm; 3 courses for €18 until 6pm; Free balloons for all the kids

3pm – 6pm: Merchant’s Quay Shopping Centre – Come visit us for some amazing balloon modelling action!

3pm – 7pm: Tedo Tapas Bar, Princes Street – Glass of Rioja plus tapas with patatas bravas for  €5

4pm – 9pm: BDSM – 2 for 1 Cocktails.  Let your hair down with Classic Rock Fridays!

5pm til late: Bodega – Live Jazz and 2 for 1 on all cocktails

5:30pm – 8pm: Cornstore – 2 for 1 cocktails 5.30-6.30pm; Live music 6-8pm

6pm til late: Sin é – Home to the Atlantic Sessions, free trad sounds

6:30pm – 7:30pm: Cork Samba band will be performing on the streets of Cork

6:30pm – 9pm: Free parking in North Main Street Carpark

Feelgood Friday 24th June

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Join us for a SOCCER SKILLS SHOOTOUT on Grand Parade from 5pm-7:30pm

With teams from  Cork City FC, Red FM, CBA, Cork City Council, An Garda Síochana and many more

Compete in the Give Cancer a Kick Challenge or give it a go yourself

Remember all proceeds go to Cork Cancer Research Centre

 

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11am-5pm: Emmet Place – Cork Midsummer Festival Markets

1pm and 4:30pm: Unitarian Church – The Bed explores Anne Hathaway’s turbulent feelings following her husband Shakespeare’s death. Tickets €12, book online at www.corkmidsummer.com

1pm, 3pm and 5pm: Emmet Place – Backseat will take you on an exciting and unique journey through the lives of eight teenagers. Tickets €5, book online at www.corkmidsummer.com

3pm: The Roundy – Twentysomething Marion has realised, all of a sudden, that she’s a grown-up.
Tickets €10, book online at www.corkmidsummer.com

5pm: Lewis Glucksman Gallery – Amanda Coogan presents Don’t Push the River.  Admission free.

6pm: Granary Theatre – Dark Kingdom is a theatrical experience that exposes the uncomfortably familiar and the gloriously strange.  Tickets €15, book online at www.corkmidsummer.com

8pm: The Everyman Theatre – Longing Lasts Longer by Penny Arcade
Tickets normally €20, discount for Feelgood Friday to €10. Book through the festival online box office at www.corkmidsummer.com using the following discount code: arcade16

What Else is Happening

Gael Taca will be running a competition on Twitter with goodies to give away

Sheenas Boutique – Everyone who makes a purchase on Feelgood Friday will be entered into a draw for a stunning piece of jewellery

Vibes & Scribes will have a flash sale in our bookshops – with 15% off all children’s and teen books, as well as 15% off ALL second-hand books

Bus Eireann – first 20 people to call to the Bus Station will win a leapcard worth €15.00

The Body Shop will offer Complimentary makeup lessons and 10% off every purchase

J Barter Travel
Can’t rely on the Irish weather. Swap your umbrella for a parasol with J Barter Travel and get €50 off your booking!

Terms and conditions
*Holiday must be booked on Friday 24th June.
*For anyone who walks into our store and mentions FEELGOOD FRIDAY when making their booking or paying their deposit.
*Excludes flight only and accommodation only bookings.
*Subject to availability at time of booking.

Clarion Hotel
-All our Health Club members can bring a friend for free to the Sanovitae Health & Fitness Club
-We are offering a 20% discount off all treatments on Friday in Essence Spa

12pm-6pm: Cornstore – Kids eat free

1pm-6pm: Gate Cinema – Buy a medium popcorn and get a free upgrade to a large

2pm-4pm: The English Market – Face painting, special guests, magic show, balloon modelling

3pm-6pm: Coqbull – Kids eat free, free balloons for all kids

3pm-9pm: Herlihy’s Centra Oliver Plunkett Street and Grand Parade will be giving away FREE Cadbury’s Crunchies with every purchase!

5pm-7pm: Chic The World of Jewellery – All items 50% off

5pm-7pm: The Metropole – Antipasti Sample Board and shot of limoncello €5.00 per person in La Trattoria

5pm-8pm: Clarion Hotel – All Cocktails from only €5 each at Kudos Bar
Loads of “crunchies” to give out to all diners

5:30pm-6:30pm: Cornstore – 2 for 1 cocktails, live music from 6pm

6pm: The Shelbourne – Complimentary finger food

6pm-8pm: Soho – Free finger food and music in the bar with Pat Fitz and his jamming band

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Friday 27th May 2016

Click here to see the FeelgoodFriday Poster

***Red FM will be broadcasting live from their Big Red Bus with lots of goodies to give away***

May-Hum

 

Music Generation Cork City will be creating musical ‘may-hum’ throughout the City Centre all day.  This exciting programme of events will bring the City centre to life with fun and music for the day!  

 

 

12pm 202 Bus (bus-stop opposite Terence MacSwiney School)
Trad Session on the 202 Bus with Creative Tradition- departs Knocknaheeny at 12pm . With St. Mary’s on the Hill N.S.

 12pm – 1.40pm NORTH MAIN STREET (Square at junction of Adelaide Street and North Main Street, opposite Dunnes)
Performances by primary school groups in partnership with Cork Academy of Music including:
Blarney Street CBS
Holy Cross Brass Ensemble
Sundays Well GNS

 12.30pm BUS STATION, Parnell Place
Trad music with Creative Tradition. With St. Mary’s on the Hill N.S.

 1pm MERCHANTS QUAY (next to Costa Coffee)
Trad Music with Creative Tradition. With St. Mary’s on the Hill N.S.

 3.30pm – 8pm EMMET PLACE STAGE
A range of performances all evening including:
Barrack Street Beginner Band
SoundOUT
Youth Work Ireland Cork
GMC Beats
Mahon Community Hub (Cork Academy of Music)
Ballyphehane Youth Music Project

 5pm RAP-A-MILE departs from Emmet Place
Rap and Beats Parade with GMC Beats begins at Emmet Place and travels down Paul St, Grand Parade, up Oliver Plunkett St, Patrick St, Opera Lane and finishes back at Emmet Place.

 5.30pm
MERCHANTS QUAY (next to Costa Coffee)
Barrack Street Youth Band performance


What’s Happening

12pm-6pm: Cornstore, Cornmarket Street – Kids eat free (T&C’s apply)

3pm-6pm: Coqbull, French Church Street – Kids eat free and free balloons

3pm-9pm: Herlihy’s Centra Oliver Plunkett Street and Grand Parade- Free Cadbury’s Crunchie with every purchase

5pm-6:30pm: Electric, South Mall – Deadliest Catch in the FishBar, 2 Specials & 2 Sides for €30

5pm-7pm: The Metropole Hotel, MacCurtain Street – Antipasti Sample Board and shot of limoncello €5.00 per person in La Tarttoria

5pm-7pm: Soho, Grand Parade – Pat Fitz and the Jamming Band, free finger food from 6pm-8pm.

5pm-8pm: Kilkenny Shop, Emmet Place – Enjoy free prosecco and get style advice from the team.  Everyone who purchases something on Feelgood Friday will be entered into a competition to WIN a stunning Orla Kiely handbag

5:30-6:30pm: Cornstore, Cornmarket Street – Happy hour 2 for 1 cocktails and live music

5:30-7:30pm: The Oliver Plunkett, Oliver Plunkett Street – Lee Sessions traditional Irish music
Enjoy a pint or glass of wine with a beef & beamish pie for €10

6pm: The Shelbourne Bar, MacCurtain Street – Complimentary finger food

6pm: Vibes and Scribes, Lavitt’s Quay – The Bookshop Band concert and album launch (adults only)

6pm-7pm: St. Peter’s North Main Street- MGCC/UCC Cork Community Gamelan free workshop.
Book at www.musicgencc.eventbrite.com

6pm-8pm: Reardens, Washington Street – Early entertainment
Enjoy a bottle of wine or 4 bottles of beer & sharing board for €20/€22

6pm-8pm: Electric, South Mall – Mall Mixer, live music and complimentary finger food


Clarion Hotel

Kudos Bar:

  • All Cocktails from 5-8pm for only €5 each
  • Loads of “crunchies” to give out to all diners

Sanovitae Health & Fitness Club:

  • All our Members can bring a friend for free on Friday
  • We are offering a 15% discount off all treatments on Friday in Essence Spa

Merchant’s Quay Shopping Centre

Peter Marks – If you mention ‘Feelgood Friday’ when making you appointment you will receive a luxury L’Oréal hair treatment worth 12 euro as part of the hair service and will be automatically entered into a prize draw to win a 50 euro Peter Mark Gift card

4pm: Tony Quinn Health Store – Nutrition talk with Roselyn Cleary

5pm: The Card Shop –  Elsa and Anna from ‘Frozen’ will visit the The Card Shop for fancy dress and face-painting.
There will be a competition for the best dressed costume from any character in the movie!

6pm – Eye Love Nails – Nail art demonstration


Gate Cinema

Free Terri’s Chocolate Orange Bar if you buy any Medium Meal or get a free Coke Glass with any Large Meal.


J Barter Travel

Get €50 OFF your holiday booking on Friday 27th (from 9am to 5pm). T&Cs apply.

“Book your perfect holiday with J Barter Travel today and get €50 off!”

“Can’t rely on the Irish weather. Swap your umbrella for a parasol with J Barter Travel and  get €50 off your booking!”

Terms and conditions:

*Offer valid on Friday 27th May only.

*For anyone who walks in our store and mentions FEELGOOD FRIDAY when making their booking or paying their deposit.

*For bookings above €500 per person.

*Excludes flight only and accommodation only bookings.

*Subject to availability at time of booking.


Follow us on Twitter @FeelgoodCork or find us on Facebook www.facebook.com/FeelgoodFridayCork

All events are subject to change

Feelgood Friday is a Cork Business Association initiative in association with Cork City Council