- Soul In The City 2019 -
The increasingly popular annual festival ‘Soul in the City’ returns to the Victorian Quarter Cork this June Bank Holiday weekend.
Last year’s soul packed festival saw thousands of fans who enjoy great soul food and music flocking to MacCurtain St and its surrounds. This year expect another weekend jammed with live bands, mouth-watering eats and fun and craic galore. This June Bank Holiday weekend, the Victorian Quarter of Cork city will come alive with soul as some of the country’s best Soulful Brother’s and Sister’s return to various stages around the Victorian Quarter culminating in the Grand Finale, at The Everyman Theatre on Sunday 2nd.
Following two sell out years at St Lukes, for one night only Soul in the city return to The Everyman with Aretha Queen of Soul. Cork’s very own soul diva Karen Underwood and a full band will celebrate the life of Aretha Franklin.
Local restaurants will be embracing the festivities by serving up delicious soul food. The origins of soul music is emotional, soul food eclectic in taste. This is what you can come to expect at Soul in the City around the MacCurtain St area on the Bank Holiday weekend.
People are encouraged to come rejuvenate their soul on May 31st to June 2nd. From live performances throughout the Victorian Quarter to delicious soul food and drinks. Bring your body into the city and your Soul will be replenished! We cannot wait!