What's on in Ireland in January

NYE Dublin: New Year Festival

Fri Dec 29th - Sun Dec 31st 2017 (Provisional)

For many Dubliners greeting the New Year means gathering outside Christchurch Cathedral at mid-night to hear the bells ring.

Castlecomer Wellie Race

Sun Dec 31st 2017 (Provisional)

An annual fixture on the New Year calendar in which the denizens of 'Comer take to streets in outrageous fancy dress, …

Dublin Bowie Festival

Sat Jan 6th - Tue Jan 9th 2018 (Provisional)

Billed as Dublin’s first annual Bowie Festival, events include ┬áLive Music, Q&A’s, Memorabilia & …

BT Young Scientist Exhibition

Wed Jan 10th - Sat Jan 13th 2018 (Provisional)

A hugely popular annual Science Fair for secondary School (ie High School) students, who display their scientific …

Temple Bar Tradfest

Wed Jan 24th - Sun Jan 28th 2018 (Provisional)

Traditional music takes Dublin over at the end of January for this festival that celebrates the music session.

Brigid of Faughart Festival

Sun Jan 28th - Sun Feb 4th 2018 (Provisional)

An unusual event which celebrated both the Catholic feast day of St Brigid and the ancient Pagan Winter festival of …

Map of Events in Ireland in January