Regional Cultural Centre

John Soffe exhibits Letterkenny Trad Week (2014-2019) Collection

John Soffe offers an insight into the first five years of Letterkenny Trad Week.   Over the past five years John Soffe has documented Letterkenny Trad Week and in our sixth year, we are delighted to host an exhibition of these photos during and after the event. John is a…...

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Trad Week 2020 presents quintessential Irish sounds

TRAD Week, which takes place from 19th to 26th January, welcomes a very exciting Irish harp and uilleann pipes duo to Letterkenny for 2020. Tiarnán Ó Duinnchinn and Laoise Kelly will take to the stage at the Regional Cultural Centre on Wednesday, 22nd January with support from The Straddy Session.…...

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Beannachtaí an tSéasúir, Season’s Greetings

Nollaig Shona agus Athbhliain faoi Mhaise Daoibh Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year   THE Regional Cultural Centre closes its doors today (Friday, 20th December) at 5pm and will reopen to the public again on Tuesday, 7th January 2020 at 9.30am. On behalf of everyone at the RCC, we…...

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Lemoncello look forward to home gig for Letterkenny Trad Week

THE upcoming Letterkenny Trad Week 2020 (19th to 26th January), now in its sixth year, will not only host well-known artists, but also offer a stage to showcase upcoming talents. One of these acts will be Lemoncello who will be supporting Cavan singer/songwriter Lisa O’Neill and her trio in the…...

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Letterkenny Trad Week 2020 is a family affair

THE sixth annual Letterkenny Trad Week (19th to 26th January) will feature two well-known musical families as part of its 2020 line-up. On Tuesday night, 21st January the Regional Cultural Centre, Letterkenny welcomes Donegal family group Clann Mhic Ruairí. Made up of siblings Tony (singer), Aodh (singer/guitar), Sean (singer), Dónall…...

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Radical ReThink – Learning from others’ experience in art

A FREE event aimed to create dialogue and provoke critical thinking around art and culture welcomes two special guests to Letterkenny this week. Radical ReThink – Conversations in Contemporary Art Practice is an event series giving artists a platform to work, talk about their art practice and how that connects…...

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Two local album launches this month

THE Regional Cultural Centre is proud to be hosting no less than two local album launches this month. Tomorrow night (Thursday), 7th November, well-known Letterkenny native Terry Monaghan takes to the RCC stage with some of the finest musicians the northwest has to offer to launch his latest album, Mercy.…...

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Terry Monaghan to launch new album at RCC

A Gortahork-based musician launches his latest collection of songs in the Regional Cultural Centre, Letterkenny next week. On Thursday night, 7th November, well-known Letterkenny native Terry Monaghan takes to the RCC stage with some of the finest musicians the northwest has to offer to launch his latest album, Mercy. A…...

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Fiona Higgins makes welcome return with art classes

Well-known Letterkenny artist Fiona Higgins makes a welcome return with her art classes next week. Fiona is once again offering day-time classes at the RCC commencing on Friday, 4th October and artists of all abilities are most welcome. A batik artist who works at home in her Letterkenny studio in…...

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Well-known surgeon celebrates Donegal’s Wild Atlantic Way

A WELL-KNOWN Donegal-based surgeon’s love of photography and poetry as led to a new publication being launched next month. Dr Michael Sugrue’s new book, Donegal’s Wild Atlantic Way, will be officially launched at the Regional Cultural Centre, Letterkenny on Saturday, 5th October. A labour of love compiled by Michael over…...

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