Top Summer Camps for Kids in the Mall Arts Centre, Youghal!

Its almost that time of year, schools will be out and its time to get looking and booking summer camps for kids for Summer 2018.   As the long school holiday stretch ahead, parents’ your thoughts are no doubt turning to how to keep your youngsters occupied during the summer months?  Well look no further than the Mall Arts Centre, Youghal where we have to offer Starcamp, drama and multi activity camp and Designer Minds  a science and technology camp to spark kids interest in the world of STEAM, two super summer camps and both an absolute must for your child!

DESIGNER MINDS Science, Design and Technology Summer Camp 7th (Tue) to 10th (Fri) August 2018


Designer Minds is run by Helena and Donal Lyne, operating summer camps covering the STEAM subjects throughout July and August.  Both juniors (aged 8-9) and senior (10-12) groups are catered for.  Each day a different topic, science, technology, engineering, arts and math all get equal billing.

Robots, magnets, Lego, K’nex, tablets and other electronics are some of the equipment Designer Minds brings to lessons,giving the children the opportunity to experience an array of scientific and technological toys and gadgets, awakening curiosity and broadening minds.


STARCAMP Drama and Multi- Activity Summer Camps 13th (Mon) to 17th (Fri) August 2018.

starcamp1Starcamp performing, fun and games summer camp promises the absolute best, most exciting and varied summer camp experience to date and you will not want your child to miss it.

Camps are for both boys and girls aged 4 to 12 years and are so much more than a performing arts camp.  Born from a desire to instill confidence in children Starcamp offers a mind blowing array of activities for both boys and girls including:
A superhero masterclass taught by real superheroes, fun news and weather reporting, daily arts and craft section and of course singing, dancing and drama.


For lots more information on our super camps and other events taking place in the Mall Arts Centre and St Mary’s Collegiate Church, Youghal please visit our website or call me on 087 9593276.




Big Variety of Quality performances come to Youghal

A variety of cultural gems accumulate to make St Mary’s Collegiate Church and the Mall Arts Centre’s spring/summer schedule 2018, a musical feast for the people of Youghal and surrounding area.

Top class musical events are presented for our spring and summer program with Youghal Choral Society presenting ‘Music for a Summers Evening”,  this will showcase the best of local choral talent and demonstrate the flair, ability and talents of Youghal Choral Society.  Other musical delights will take place in the stunning surrounds of St Mary’ Collegiate Church  from the impressive Fandango Duo and the Cologne Philharmonic Orchestra.  The Mall Arts Centre will host “Loughborough on Tour” a musical extravaganza with guest performance from local Comhaltas musicians.

ycsYoughal Musical Society presents “Music for a Summers Evening in aid of St Vincent de Paul Youghal.  Date TBC.

Under the tutelage of the accomplished Patricia Whyte, St Mary’s Collegiate Church will play host to the wonderful talents of Youghal Choral Society.  This is going to be such a unique event one that showcases the wonderful vocal talents of the choir.  All involved are so enthusiastic about the event, and excited to perform in such and amazing venue. Looking forward to seeing you there.
Ticket prices TBC.


fdo-dWe are thrilled to have the Guitar Fandango Duo, featuring Colin McLean and David Keating in Concert on Saturday 16th June.  Trained in Classical and Latin Guitar, these musicians have played in all the great concert halls at home and abroad, to much critical acclaim, winning medals and competitions galore. We are honoured to have them play in St Mary’s Collegiate Church, presenting a lively evening of beautiful and virtuoso guitar music with a South American twist. This promises to be a fantastic night of guitar virtuosity for all ages!!

Ticket €15/€12 concessions available at 087 9593276 or email


fffffffffffffffOneStage tours presents “Loughborough on Tour” in the Mall Arts Centre on Tuesday 17th July.   Featuring  LES Music Centre,  a concert band comprising of 26 musicians whose  repertoire is both extensive and varied.  Comhaltas will also be performing on the evening, welcoming our visitors and celebrating Youghal’s long tradition of Irish music, dance and story telling.
Come along and soak up the unique atmosphere of the Mall Arts Centre, prepare yourself for mesmerizing performances in what promises to be a truly memorable experience.

Tickets €10 are available at 087 9593276 or email


These events are brought to you by Yew Wood Venues, part of Youghal Socio Economic Development Ltd.

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