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Cork County Mayor’s Charity Ball Lineup Announced

RTE sports pundit Marty Morrissey and RTE One’s Ireland’s Fittest Family coach, host of RTE 2FM Breakfast, and Irish rugby legend Donnacha O’Callaghan have been announced as the MC and special guest respectively at the upcoming Cork County Mayor’s Charity Ball on June 10th 2022, joining C103’s Patricia Messinger.

Hosted by the Mayor of the County of Cork, Councillor Gillian Coughlan, it promises to be a stylish and social affair. The event will reflect the Mayor’s passion for supporting the best of Cork County while raising funds for three local charities who make lives better – Breakthrough Cancer Research, the Irish Red Cross Ukraine Appeal for Cork County and the West Cork Women Against Violence Project.

The glamorous black-tie evening will see the ground floor of Cork County Hall transformed into a glittering ballroom for one memorable summer evening that you won’t want to miss.

Proceedings will kick off at 6.00pm with a West Cork Drinks Reception with Kinsale Drinks CompanyEight Degrees Brewing Company, and Stonewell Cider, before guests enjoy a 3-course Taste of Cork County dinner with pairing wine and Kinsale Mead.

During the evening, MC Marty Morrissey will be joined in conversation with Donncha O’Callaghan followed by a Q&A with guests.

The voice of Cork County, C103’s Patricia Messinger will also host a short discussion with the charities benefiting from the event.

 Following that, guests can dance the night away to the Love Bugs and a late-night DJ, making it a fantastic evening for teams and friends alike.

Tickets, which are priced at just €100 per person or €1,000 for a table of 10, include the drinks reception, a three-course Taste of Cork County meal, wine and entertainment in the unique setting of Cork County Hall. And most importantly, 100% of profits will go to charity.

Book tickets at or contact [email protected] for more.

Source: Cork County Council

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