Upcoming Events

Bandon is a town built on history, and there is an amount of history in West Cork. Below are some upcoming history events.


Kilmurry Independence Museum

Thursday 24th November

Talk with author Peter O'Shea and his new book Murder most Local .

Seán Hales Centenary Commemoration Weekend

9-11 December 2022

Friday Night 9th December: Munster Arms Hotel. Historical lecture of life of Seán Hales by Liz Gillis (historian and author) and Gabriel Doherty, UCC History Lecturer

Saturday 10th December:  Prayer Service at Seán Hales Grave in St. Mary's Cemetery, Innishannon 2pm. Remembrance mass 6:30pm Innishannon.

Sunday 11th December: 2pm Seán Hales Monument, Bandon. 100 years commemoration with key speaker, military honours and wreath laying. 

Bandon G.A.A

Saturday 26th November 8 p.m

"A History of Bandon GAA” book launch at Bandon GAA Pavilion. 

Bandon GAA club are delighted to announce that Cork GAA legend Teddy McCarthy will attend on the night to officially launch our club history book. 

PRE-ORDER Your Book.

If you would like to Pre-Order the limited edition book for €50 each please click on the link below


Heritage on one street...

The Earl of Shannon's Street. The name originates from Shannon Park near Carrigaline. Think Shannon Park Roundabout on the way to...

Fair Bandonia rolls....

"Where Castle- Bernard sees with glad surprise, At every wish, successive beauties rise...... See! - where the vale draws down the...