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Make Way in my 5K!

Limerick welcomes the annual access awareness day which is #MakeWayDay21.

Tomorrow, 24 September sees the return of the Make Way Day campaign where access issues are highlighted in Limerick and across the country.


Land Development Agency launches plans for Colbert Station Quarter

The Land Development Agency (LDA) has today launched a public consultation on plans for a major urban development and rejuvenation project in the heart of Limerick City. The Colbert Station Quarter project will transform this part of Limerick city, incorporating new urban districts to be developed over time delivering potentially 2,800 homes in addition to commercial space, public spaces alongside sustainable transport options.


Mayor of Limerick city and county pays tribute to the late Thomas Ryan, RHA

The Mayor of Limerick city and county has paid tribute to the late artist, Thomas Ryan, RHA who has died.

Thomas Ryan was born in St. Joseph’s Street, Limerick in 1929 and grew up in Davis Street in the city. He was educated in the Limerick School of Art and what is now the National College of Art and Design in Dublin.


Limerick Jazz Festival celebrates the return of live music with international line-up for 2021

Limerick will play host to a wealth of both local and international musicians for the tenth annual Limerick Jazz Festival, which runs for the week of September 20th-26th, 2021. Bands from Switzerland, Chile and Scotland will play live during the festival along with local musical stars and will feature a mix of online and live events. All live events will feature allocated seating and other public health measures.


Free Autumn Yoga classes to continue in the People’s Park

Due to the success of the recent Breathe & Stretch classes, Healthy Limerick has announced it will continue its series of free yoga classes in the People’s Park.

Five free classes will take place in the park as part of the Breath & Stretch series which starts on Tuesday 28th September at 12 noon.


National Women's Enterprise Day registration open for Limerick's Entrepreneurs

Female entrepreneurs and budding businesswomen from across Limerick are being encouraged to look to the future and register for this year’s National Women’s Enterprise Day after the line up for the event was announced.

The Local Enterprise Office (LEO) initiative, now in its 15th year, will be hosted by founder and broadcaster Aine Kerr.


Culture Night Limerick returns with eclectic line up of live events for 2021

Culture Night 2021 will take place this year on Friday 17th September, and artists and cultural organisations across Limerick have announced a stellar line up of events and activities!

Limerick City and County Council Arts Office is delighted to be able to present a programme of events, taking place both live and digitally to showcase the wealth of culture that Limerick has to offer.