City of Culture News

The city of Derry-Londonderry has had a big year. In just 12 months it squeezed in a whopping number of festivals, gigs, musicals, plays and special events. We round up the fun that was had

2013 is over, but in every corner of the city, along the Peace Bridge, on the walls and through the historic Ebrington Barracks – Derry-Londonderry is still buzzing after the most epic arty party in its history.

Huge events shook the city in 2013. There was a bounty of firsts, including the Turner Prize and the Royal Ballet. Then there was the sweet sounds of the Fleadh CheoilOther Voices and Teenage Kicks: A Punk Musical. In between these big hitters were hundreds of other events, from plays to matches, gigs to exhibitions.

Here, we review some of the highlights from a year that put Derry-Londonderry on the culture map. 

Enjoy. 

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