John Healy Literary Weekend 2016

The annual John Healy Literary Weekend is scheduled for the 24th – 26th of November, with all events taking place in Charlestown Arts Centre. Thursday, 24th November 7:30pm – Official Opening Reception The John Healy Weekend will be officially opened by guest speaker Fr. Micheál McGréil with complimentary wine reception. 8:30pm – Bridging the Infrastructure… Read more »

Halloween Events

Here are some ideas that may help to fill your diary and keep all the family entertained over the Halloween break.   On Saturday, 29th October, Charlestown Arts Centre will be hosting a Kids Art & Craft Workshop. This Halloween themed workshop will be facilitated by the fantastic Aisling Holian. The workshop is suitable for children… Read more »

Charlestown Arts Centre

Charlestown Arts Centre have a range of activities planned for the coming months ahead. With activities to suit both young and old, there is something for everyone!!! For more information, check out Charlestown Arts Centre on Facebook . Also, keep an eye on our events section, as all upcoming events will be posted here!

Kids Art & Craft Workshop

On Saturday, 24th September, Charlestown Arts Centre will host a Children’s Art Workshop with the fantastic Aisling Holian. This workshop is the first of many that is scheduled for the Autumn. These workshops will give children the opportunity to explore their creative side – learning everything from collage to printmaking, painting to paper craft and much… Read more »

Culture Night

Culture Night 2016 will take place on Friday, 16th September. On Culture Night, various artistic and cultural organisations in participating towns and cities throughout the country extend their opening hours to provide the public with increased access to workshops, collections and other events. Cultural Night is an opportunity for each county to celebrate its unique… Read more »


Congratulations to everyone involved in the re-launch of Charlestown Arts Centre last weekend. There is now a smart new lift giving access to visitors who may have difficulty with the stairs. Iarlaith Farrell cut the ribbon and sent the new lift upwards for the first time ahead of an entertaining afternoon of art, music and… Read more »

Arts Centre Grand Re-Opening

Charlestown Arts Centre will Re-Open on Sunday 10th July to celebrate the installation of the new elevator, making the Arts Centre accessible to all! With Music , Food and Art from 2-4pm! Come join us to view the New re-vamped Arts Centre and sign up for the Summer Workshops! We have a summer programme of children’s… Read more »

Mayo Day 2016 at Charlestown Arts Centre

Kids Art Workshop: 10.30-1.30pm Mayo Inspired DROP IN Children’s Art and Craft Workshop with Aisling Holian! Design and Make you own ‘Mayo Day Festival’ – create all the elements for a festival using paints, colourful paper, air dry clay and Crafty bitz!! Children to burn own water and snacks if needed. , Time: 10.30-1.30pm, Ages : 4-13 years, €3… Read more »

Upcoming Events @ The Arts Centre

Charlestown Arts Centre, Barrack St, Charlestown: See Upcoming Events & FACEBOOK Page or call 087-9417959. Charlestown Arts Centre presents its Spring Visual Art Exhbition  featuring work by Daniel Chester, Caul Audiac and Nathalie El Baba. With Mixed Media Print and Painting works, this Visual Art Exhibition featuring some of Mayo’s Best Artists will be on view in  Charlestown Arts… Read more »