Cirque na nÓg at Elizabeth Fort

11am - 5pm

Event Information:

Host:  Circus Factory Cork in partnership with Cork City Council

Age Range: All Ages

Location: Elizabeth Fort

Times: 11am - 5pm

More Details:

Roll up, Roll up! Circus Factory is hosting a family fun day of workshops and performances at Elizabeth Fort in Cork City for Cruinniú na nÓg. This day will have something for everyone!

Juggling, hula hoop, spinning plates and flower sticks Circus Explored workshops with will be interspersed by circus shows and walkabout performers, with a DJ and additional entertainers keeping the atmosphere joyous throughout the day. 

So come one, come all and have a little bit of circus magic in your life on June 15th!

Circus workshops will happen at 11am, 1pm and 3pm and are recommended for kids aged 7+. 

There will be Circus shows at 12.15pm, 2.15pm and 4.15pm (no booking required) and loads of entertainment throughout the day! So come one, come all and have a little bit of circus magic in your life on June 15th!

Media Notice: There will be photos and video recorded at this event. It would really help us if you could complete the consent form ahead of time for any young people who will be at Elizabeth Fort and wish to be included in photographs.

A 'media-free' area will be designated for those who do not wish to be recorded. A limited number of 'No Photo, No Video' stickers will also be available for attendees to wear.  

Travel Notice: Walking, cycling and travelling by public transport to Elizabeth Fort is recommended. There is no parking available on site and space for drop offs is extremely limited. You are advised to refer to traffic updates in the city centre if travelling by car. You are also kindly asked to be aware of the need for local access by residents and to respect resident-only parking zones.


Free event. Booking required for workshops only. Workshops are recommended for age 7+. Book your workshop place at Circus Taster Workshops | Cirque na nÓg - Circus Factory (

Drops in welcome anytime to view the performances and enjoy the atmosphere at Rock the Block in Elizabeth Fort.