What's on in Dublin

Viennese Christmas by Candlelight

London Concertante is the UKs leading chamber orchestra, currently celebrating its 25th Anniversary season. The ensemble celebrates Christmas with a host of wonderful Viennese music, including works by the “King …

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Winter Funderland

Funderland celebrating over 40 years at the RDS. A part of Christmas 2016 in Dublin, it has been said that Funderland is an annual appointment for thousands of families. Funderland …

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The Snow Queen

A special adaptation of Charles Dicken's classic Christmas story in a production suitable for ages five and up. …

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Michael McHale – Valentines Piano Recital

Internationally acclaimed pianist, Michael McHale, gives a beautiful and enticing recital at Dublin’s stunning Christ Church Cathedral, full of romantic masterpieces including Beethoven’s magical Moonlight Sonata. Michael has performed all …

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Dublin International Film Festival

There will be more than 130 screenings at this year's Film Festival in Dublin, covering feature length films, shorts, documentaries, animated movies and a good programme for kids. If you fancy …

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Dublin St Patrick’s Festival

Dublin holds Ireland's biggest St Patrick's day festival, a six day non-stop series of events, day and night, with something for all ages. The big event is the annual parade through …

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Mountains to Sea dlr Book Festival

The Mountains to Sea Festival honours the surprisingly large number of highly regarded and successful authors who hail from or live in the Dun Laoghaire Rathdown area of Dublin. Now in …

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Taste of Dublin

This annual foodie fest features tastings from some of the best restaurants in Dublin, alongside cookery demonstrations, food markets, outdoor music performances and more. It's held in the beautiful Iveagh gardens, …

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Dublin Pride

This is a joyful and colourful celebration of LGBT life in Dublin, with a 10 day programme of events culminating in a huge parade through the streets of Dublin on the final …

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City Spectacular

This event is build around free events in two city parks – Merrions Square in Dublin and Fitzgerald Park in Cork – during which a host of street performers from …

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Dublin Horse Show

This is the big event of the year for Irish show jumpers and horse breeders, a hugely competitive event with classes for all types of horse from tiny ponies to …

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Dublin International Piano Festival

A relatively new kid on the block which was founded in 2013 with the dual mission of bringing great piano music to Dublin audiences and to assist the next generation of …

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Gaze Film Festival

This festival, showing mainly films not previously screened in Ireland, is aimed not just at the Dublin gay community but at anyone interested in film. There is a particularly strong shorts …

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Dublin Fringe Festival

The term 'fringe' may suggest this is a relatively small event. It isn't, running in the weeks prior to the Dublin Theatre Festival it has become one of the largest …

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Culture Night

Once a year Ireland's museums, galleries, historic buildings, artist's studios and other cultural venues throw their doors open to the citizens of the city, and keep them open late into …

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Dublin Theatre Festival

Dublin Theatre Festival is one of Europe's premier theatre events and enjoys a wonderful reputation worldwide. The invariably huge attendances at the festival events are drawn not only from the city’s …

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Open House Dublin

For one weekend Dublin buildings of all types and periods will open up their doors to the public, many of them private home or buildings to which the public do …

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Digital Biscuit

A film festival at the intersection of film and technology, with a strong focus on creating links and fostering collaboration between those working in the industry. …

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