Moby Dick Festival Youghal
Captain Heaphy and the Moby Dick Crew, bring a summer festival of Fun to Youghal over the June Bank Holiday Weekend.
The weekend of events will welcome you to the seaside town of Youghal, where Melville’s Moby Dick Novel was committed to film over 60 years ago .
The fun starts on Friday with live music, a free barbecue and games on the beach.
This weekend offers fun for all family includung street music and Ceilí, storytelling, treasure hunts, open air markets and the monster teddy bears picnic in Greenpark at 3pm on Sunday 4th.
Schedule of Events
Friday 2nd of June:
6:45pm - Official Launch by Mayor of Cork County Council
6.45pm - Fancy Dress at Nealon’s Quay
6:45-9pm - BBQ on the Mall Beach
6:45-9pm - Elvis Presley Tribute act on the Mall Beach
Saturday 3rd of June:
Look out for invited buskers throughout the town for the weekend.
From 10:30am - Market and Amusements in Nealon's Quay
11:00am - Crazy Golf - Nealon’s Quay
11:00am - Crab fishing on Nealon’s Quay
11:30am - Adult Art Trail - From Nealon’s Quay
From 11:30am: Youghal Coast Guard. Rescue Helicopter 117 doing a fly over
12:00pm - 4:00pm - Youghal Fire Brigade Open Day
12pm - 3pm - Adults and Kids Drumming Workshop - Marquee at Nealon’s Quay
12:30pm - Kids Art and Crafts - Marquee at Nealon’s Quay
1:00pm - 3pm Treasure Hunt - From the Marquee at Nealon’s Quay
2pm - Seafaring Tour of Youghal by Cliff Winsor leaving from the Marquee at Nealon’s
2pm - Puppets and Drumming in the Marquee at Nealon’s Quay.
3:30pm - Social Dancing the Marquee at Nealon’s Quay
5pm - Karaoke the Marquee at Nealon’s Quay
Sunday 4th June:
12:30pm - Market and Amusements - Nealon’s Quay
12:30pm - Obstacle Course and Cyclone on Mall Beach
2:30pm - Dog Show in Green park
3pm – Kathleen and May talk (John Kelly)
3pm -Teddy Bears Picnic at Greenpark
3pm - Rock Painting at Greenpark
3pm - Games and Sports day at Greenpark
3pm - DJ Ger at Greenpark