Culture Night 2015
Culture Night is an annual all-island public event that celebrates culture, creativity and the arts. Special and unique events and workshops are specifically programmed at participating locations and everything is available free of charge. This year there are 29 individual events scheduled to take place in Cavan on Culture Night.
For more information on Cavan events click here. The events programme can be downloaded here.
Changes to our Facebook page
Cavan Arts has created a new Facebook page, as the existing one is limiting us as to the amount of followers we can have.
Click here to keep up-to-date on all arts and cultural events happening in County Cavan. The old page will be discontinued by end of October. So don’t delay, click like!
Music Capital Scheme
Heather Humphreys TD, Minister for Arts, Heritage and the Gaeltacht, has confirmed the comittal of capital funds of €210,000 for the Music Capital Scheme 2015.
The Music Capital Scheme provides funding for the purchase of musical instruments to both non-professional performing groups/ensembles and professional musicians.
The scheme was established by The Arts Council, The IRMA Trust and Music Network in 2008 as an action-research initiative designed to provide support for the purchase of musical instruments. In response to the success of the initial pilot scheme, funding has been made available since 2011 by the Department of Arts, Heritage and the Gaeltacht.
The Music Capital Scheme will open for applications on Monday 14th September 2015, with a deadline of Thursday 15th October 2015. Further information is available here.