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Culture Shocks – Punk Rock Festival 2024

Friday March 8, 2024
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Show Date & Time:
Friday March 8, 6:00pm
Ticket Price:
Special Info:

Rebellious Jukebox and Regional Cultural Centre Presents:

A Letterkenny Punk Rock Festival featuring live bands over two nights! 

‘Downtown Dancer’ archive exhibition, movie screenings, talks, after show DJ sets and lots more … 



– Iconic UK punk band. A veteran act on the London punk scene, 999 rose to fame during punk’s first major explosion in 1977. They are one of the most important bands to come out of that era. 999 includes original members Nick Cash and Guy Days, Arturo Bassick (The Lurkers) and Stuart Meadows. 

The Outcasts 

– Formed in 1977 by the Cowan brothers and Colin “Getty” Getgood, the Outcasts are legends on the Belfast music scene. They were signed with Terry Hooley’s infamous Good Vibrations record label. 


– Belfast Punk Rock band formed in 1978. The Defects remain the cornerstone of Belfast punk rock.

Shame Academy (Rudi) 

– Brian Young & band play Rudi songs featuring Petesy Burns and Greg Cowan. Rudi were the very first punk band in Belfast, formed in 1975. Big Time by Rudi was the first release on Belfast’s homegrown Good Vibrations label.

Paranoid Visions 

– Dublin’s longest running punk band. Formed in 1981, Paranoid Visions have continued to be at the forefront of independent and DIY music culture in Ireland.

The Nilz 

Amazing Dublin Punk Band who formed in 2015 and quickly garnered a reputation for themselves due to their raucous live shows.

50 Foot Woman 

– Emerging Limerick punk band. Fusing post and anarcho punk, 50 Foot Woman is, without a doubt, one to watch.


When: 8th and 9th March 2024

Where: Regional Cultural Centre, Port Rd, Letterkenny, Co. Donegal, F92 C8HD



*Please note line up may be subject to change

Supported by The Arts Council and Donegal County Council


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There is a €1 booking fee per ticket. These booking fees are non-refundable and cannot be exchanged for credit.

We offer concessionary rate to students, over 65s, under 18s, unemployed and registered disabled. Current ID is essential to avail of these concessions. Concessions may not be available for some shows.

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Terms & Conditions

  1. Latecomers may only be admitted until a suitable break in the performance at the discretion of management.
  2. Management reserves the right to refuse admission.
  3. Use of flash photography and recording equipment is not permitted. 
  4. Management reserves the right to make essential changes to the cast or programme without prior notice.
  5. Management reserves the right to cancel any performance without prior notice. In this event tickets may be exchanged or refunded to the face value only from the original point of sale.
  6. Ticket holders enter the venue at their own risk and assume all responsibility for their property.
  7. Food may not be consumed in the auditorium.
  8. For safety reasons, buggies or carrycots are not permitted in the auditorium..


We strongly advise allowing ample time to find a parking space and to be mindful that traffic can be extremely heavy in Letterkenny particularly on Thursday and Friday evenings and weekends.

Our car park is located to the rear of An Grianán Theatre and has room for approximately 70 cars. It is free of charge.

After 6pm there is no parking fee for using the main street.


The Regional Cultural Centre is dedicated to being accessible to all members of the community. We very much welcome bookings from people with disabilities, both from individuals and groups. Please let us know about your requirements at the time of booking.