WHAT'S ON IN DUBLIN
Dublin plays host to numerous events and festivals each year. From sports to drama, fashion to film, there is something for everyone. Highlights of the Dublin festival and events calendar include;
- Dublin Horse Festival 9th - 13th August: Since it was first held in 1864 the Horse Show has become a Dublin institution. A celebration of Ireland's affinity with the horse, from the best show horses to the best international show jumpers. It is one of Ireland's largest events, a highlight of the summer, each year welcoming tens of thousands of people from Ireland and all over the world
- Tiger Fringe Festival - 9th - 24th September: Fringe is a curated, multi-disciplinary festival and year-round organisation focusing on fresh and innovative approaches to the arts from Irish and international makers.Followed by fans and first timers alike, Dublin Fringe Festival draws more than 33,000 spectators for 14 days each September and transforms Dublin into an exposé of great creative talent from around the globe.
- Dublin Theatre Festival - 28th September - 15th October: Dublin Theatre Festival is Europe’s longest running theatre festival, and runs for 3 weeks each autumn. The bring world-class theatre to Dublin, support artists in creating outstanding work and provide a platform to showcase the best of Irish theatre to the world.
Not staying during these events? Dont worry, there's plenty of others on around the city. Check out VisitDublin.ie to look at date when your in Dublin.