- WHAT TO DO IN DUBLIN
Viking splash tour
What’s on in DublinDo you find the Hop on Hop off not exciting enough? Then you should buy tickets for the Viking splash tour. Visit Dublin on land and on water. Your viking tour guide will show you the main sights of Dublin city such as Dublin castle and St Patrick’s Cathedral but also take you down to the docklands and let you enjoy a fresh breeze. Make sure you don’t loose your Viking helmet and scream as loud as you can!
What’s on in DublinApplaude for the world famous singer Phil Collins at the Aviva Stadium this year! Amazing atmosphere and great music are promised. Thousands of fans are cheering for him all over the world during this tour. Be part of it and listen to his supporting act BLONDIE as well. Reserve your seats here.
The big grill
What’s on in DublinFrom August 17th until 20th, Herbert Park, in Ballsbridge, is hosting the annual big grill again. Find about 25 restaurants, more than 50 foodstalls, great dj’s and artists, craft beers, whiskey stands and a kids stall. If you want to be part of the grill, click here. It’s a fun event for family and friends, being very successful for the past few years.
What’s on in DublinBloomsday celebrates the 16th of June 1904, the day James Joyce, an Irish Writer, released the famous novel Ulysses. The day, named after Leopold Bloom, the central character of the book, makes people dress up like characters of the book back in the days. Celebration appears in forms of readings, afternoon tea, music acts on the street, visits of historical buildings and this year’s pub crawl. Sounds good to you? Get your ticket and the programme here.
What’s on in DublinMarlay park is the location for this spectacular event. Happening from the 14th until the 16th of July, the festival promises a sunny weekend ahead. Tickets can be purchased for single days or whole weekends, depending on which artists you would rather see. The line up includes performers such as The Weeknd and Milky Chance. Food and drinks will be available all weekend long. Make sure you book your tickets quickly, Saturday’s ones are already SOLD OUT.
Royal Horse Show
What’s on in DublinThe RDS Arena is the place for this event of the year. The English and Irish love their horse shows and you should absolutely be part of this luxurious and prestigious event right in Dublin city. From the 9th until the 13th of August, Dublin will be a very busy city for all horse fanatics. It’s a national jumping and showing competition that has been held for decades. Enjoy equestrian entertainment, shopping and great food among the high society of Dublin