5 good reasons why Cork is great for your business event!
Great city centre car parks, 10 minute walk from the train station to town centre and the airport is a 15 minute drive. Whether flying, driving or by public transport the city is very well connected- so the getting-there part is sorted! The handy size of Cork makes everything a walk away, so if your conference or event takes place in one venue and your reception or networking event takes places across town, you’ll be a short and pleasant stroll away.
An Active Audience
Cork is home to many large multinational companies from Apple to Tyco, the giants of industry have chosen Cork as centre of operations as well as many high-performing Cork-grown businesses. The city has an internationally renowned university and an excellent Institute of Technology as well as many colleges, design schools and more. Whether you are looking to engage with our existing industry or hope to talk to our rising stars we will have an engaged and broad audience to connect with.
Hostess with the Mostess
Cork is one of the friendliest cities in the world. We pride ourselves on our genuine warm welcome and great hospitality offering within the city. From 5 star hotels to homely B&Bs we can guarantee you and your team will feel comfortable in Cork. With great night life from traditional music playing 7 nights a week with the Lee Sessions, to contemporary music and theater venues to some of the best restaurants in Ireland we promise that after a hard day’s work, we can offer you plenty of down-time options!
Cork-flavoured Team Building
Cork City is packed with awesome team-building activities from active brain-storming group events such as a jail-break in a 19th Century city Gaol, a walk and taste tour of the best food and drinks of the city with Fab Food Trail or a relaxing whiskey tasting tour of the Jameson distillery, we have bundles of unique activities that will entertain and connect your team.
A Break from the Norm
This city is teeming with unique charm and character and we have venues to match! Fancy a change from the conference room offering? Check out St Peter’s Cork which offers state of the art presentation facilities, artisan catering in a contemporary and stylish setting. St Peter’s stands on the grounds of a 12th century church and the current building dates back to 18th century. The interior was tastefully designed by our City Architects and the centre boasts the best café in Cork! Capacity for standing events is 300 and for seated events we can accommodate up to 200 guests. Suitable for conferences, seminars, product launches, networking and parties….St Peter’s Cork is a great reason to bring your business to Cork.