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Culture Night Programme

Local authorities, together with other stakeholders, may provide music performances, exhibitions and tours in museums, galleries, libraries and other venues as part of national Culture Night.

Culture Night 2023 - Open Call


This open call is now closed but you will information below if you are interested in applying for next year. 

Open Call for organisations interested in hosting events for Culture Night 2023.

What is Culture Night?
Culture Night is an annual all-island public event that celebrates culture, creativity and the arts. It will take place on Friday 22nd September, 2023 from 4pm till late. Arts and cultural organisations present hundreds of free events, tours, talks & performances for you, your family and friends to enjoy. Building on the great success of previous years, County Tipperary will again celebrate Culture Night in 2023. Coordinated by Tipperary County Council, we are now inviting arts organisations, creative practitioners, artists, performers, community groups and schools to hold an event(s).

Culture Night is brought to you by The Arts Council in partnership with Tipperary County Council.

Please find an Information Sheet and Application Form below.

Closing date for submissions: 12 noon on Friday 23rd June 2023

This open call is now closed.


Grant Size: €500

What types of events could I hold?

Culture night is an opportunity to showcase unique cultural and arts events using venues such as museums, galleries, castles, libraries, heritage and arts centres, interesting buildings, places and public spaces.

·Live music and live art

·Street performances

·Exhibitions and workshops

·Book readings or storytelling

·Film screenings

·Cultural trails

·Walking tours

·Outdoor projections on buildings

·Multicultural celebrations


See what others have done.  Log onto to see what happened around the Country last year.

Related Information

Culture Night 2021

Celebrate Culture Night in County Tipperary

Culture Night invites everyone, everywhere on one joyful night to discover and celebrate all that our culture is today. Join us in celebrating Culture Night in County Tipperary with a fantastic programme of FREE live and virtual events for all to enjoy.

In line with government guidelines on COVID-19 social distancing measures will be adhered to for physical happenings and performances. Please note due to COVID-19 measures booking for physical events will be a requirement.

Culture Night 2022

Culture Night Flyer 2022

Openness – Discovery – Celebration- Belonging