St. Canice's Cathedral & Round Tower

The Cathedral Church of St Canice,
The Close, Coach Rd,
Kilkenny City, Ireland.

Phone : +353 (0)56 7764971

Fax: +353 (0)56 7723646

Email : info@stcanicescathedral.com

Christmas Tree Festival

Thanks to all our tree creators and parishioners who helped welcome all our visitors to the Cathedral over the festival.

2017 The provisional dates for this years festival are Friday 8th to Wed 13th December. Make a note, especially if you'd like to enter a tree.


Fridays 8p.m. Bell Ringing Practice. Please ring the Cathedral during opening hours to give your name if you would like to try out the art of campanology.


Forward Planner for 2017





Thursday 6th April Cor na Nóg Concert. Schools Concert 8pm.

Saturday 8th April Mary Black at Canices Cathedral, Kilkenny Doors 7.30, Show 8pm Tickets €30 euros plus booking fees from Rollercoaster Records and online from maryblack.net and ticketmaster. Unreserved as with all the shows.

Sunday 23rd April Confirmation Service at 4pm

Thursday 11th May
Missouri Western University Choir 4.30pm

Sunday 14th May GFS Service 2.30pm.

Tuesday 16th May Wartburg Choir 5.00pm

Saturday 27th May Friends of St Canice's Cathedral Evensong 3pm.

Wednesday 31st May Lawrence High School Wind Ensemble 4.30pm

Wednesday 31st May Mother's Union Diocesan Festival Service. 7.30pm

Saturday 10th June Sonoran Desert Chorale 8pm

Wednesday 21st June Lake Grove Presbyterian Sanctuary Choir . 8pm

Monday 3rd July Tumlare Concert

Saturday 15th July Chorus of East Providence 4.30pm

Sunday 16th July
Mansfield 1st Methodist Chancelor Choir (Morning Service 11.30am)

Friday 11th -Sunday 20th August Kilkenny Arts Festival

Sunday 12th November Remembrance Sunday 11.30 Service

8th Dec to 13th Dec – Christmas Tree Festival