What's On

  • Early Years Workshops: Creatures from the Mermaid's Purse 19th - 20th Jul
    Visual artist Jane Groves invites very young children (Ages 2-4) and their grown-ups to meet the Beautiful Beasts...
  • Dino Discovery Weekend 20th - 21st Jul
    Roar into a fun family adventure at Dublin Zoo, with dino-mite memories guaranteed! Ranger Dan and all your dino...
  • Fairy Festival 20th - 21st Jul
    Opal the Fairy, Fairy disco, Real life Unicorn, Cronin, Circus school, A Snail's Tale, Fancy Dan, Merrow, Mandala...
  • Early Years Workshops: I’m an Animal and You are Too! 26th - 27th Jul
    In this imaginative music workshop, very young children and their grown-ups will join musician Ríona Hartman to...
  • Carnival Weekend 28th July 2024
    Fun and excitement for the whole family to enjoy! Visit your favourite animals, take part in some great games and...
  • Durrow Scarecrow Festival 28th Jul - 7th Aug
    The Durrow Scarecrow Festival is now in its 9th year. Nominated twice for ‘Best Festival’ in the Irish Times...
  • Bray Airshow 3rd August 2024
    The free, family event is one of the most popular air shows in Europe and Ireland’s biggest air festival, attracting...
  • Food and Craft Market 4th - 5th Aug
    Come along and enjoy the long-established Farmers market in the beautiful grounds of Farmleigh .There is a great...
  • Dublin Horse Show 14th - 18th Aug
    One of the highlights of the Irish summer, the Dublin Horse Show effortlessly combines sport, style and socialising....
  • National Heritage Week 17th - 25th Aug
    National Heritage Week, an initiative by the Heritage Council, celebrates all things heritage. It brings together...
  • National Heritage Week Workshop 17th - 25th Aug
    Children aged 6 to 12 will dive into the enchanting world of Irish wildlife through a hands-on craft workshop....
  • Big Grill Festival 22nd - 25th Aug
    After a wildly successful event in 2023, Big Grill BBQ and Food Festival returns to Herbert Park in 2024, , where...
  • Lobster Festival 24th - 25th Aug
    The renowned Dalkey Lobster Festival, proudly sponsored for the first time by Guinness and Tanqueray, is set to...
  • Ukulele Hooley 24th - 25th Aug
    To provide a super weekend of ukulele fun; Friday night jam, Saturday Workshops, Saturday Stage, our Bus Busk and...
  • Hell and Back Junior 31st August 2024
    HELL & BACK Junior is a fun and exhilarating 3KM obstacle challenge for national school children aged 8-12 seeking...
  • National Services Day 7th September 2024
    National Services Day – the first Saturday in September sees the bands, personnel and vehicles of the nations...
  • Book Of Kells Experience
    Embark on an immersive journey in the Pavilion, filled with stories, sights and sounds on this new Book of Kells...
  • Derby Trial - Family Fun Day
    FREE FAMILY FUN entertainment. If you’re a lover of horseracing, their family fun day events are the perfect...