Presented by Makeshift Ensemble and Southern Hospitality Board, Quarter Block Party, the three day music and arts festival on North & South Main Street, Cork, returns for a fifth year from 8-10th February 2018.

Acts announced for this years event include Hilary Woods, Le Boom, Landless, Shookrah, Junior Brother, Post Podge and the Technohoppers,
Laurie Shaw, Ghostking is Dead, Laura Duff, Extravision, Silverbacks, Eve Clague, Rising Damp, Spekulativ Fiktion, Barry Wilson, Yenkee, Sam Clague,
Gaptoof. Sofia, Trick Mist, Anna Mieke and Lonely Tourist.

With over 50 artists on the line up this year will see Quarter Block Party expand across the city for the first time, with pop-up events happening in unique locations. Audiences will relive legendary Leeside club night SWEAT, dance late into the night on Douglas Street, and partake in an array of multidisciplinary arts events and workshops.

Quarter Block Party’s vision lies in a long-term strategy of investment; in developing audience in order to create and nurture a context for the presentation of exciting, ground-breaking work in Cork.

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Purchase: Tickets can be purchased from
Bundle Pass (3 show pass) €25, Super Bundle Pass (6 show pass) €50, and individual show tickets are available from

We will have a physical box office at St Peters Church on North Main street during the following dates and times – 13th – 27th January (excluding Sundays and Mondays) – 12 – 4pm
29th January – 4th February – 10:30am – 6pm