Dublin has a packed events and festival calendar with a wide range of music, arts, performance and cultural festivals taking place around the city throughout the year.
Dublin offers tourists and residents a rich array of exciting and fun festivals and events to attend throughout the year.
Visitors can experience amazing performances throughout the year with a packed events calendar each month.
Some of the biggest festivals of the year include:
The Dublin Dance Festival
The Dublin Dance Festival held in May each year brings together dance artists and choreographers from across the world to share vibrant contemporary dance with audiences in Ireland. This festival allows individuals to experience the heart felt impact of dancer artists and is a true display of talent.
Marley Park Summer Festival
Marley Park Summer Festival takes place in July each year with the Longitude Festival being the main event during the summer. Some of the most popular artists to have taken to the stage at Marley Park include Foo Fighters, Coldplay, Oasis, The Chemical Brothers, Van Morrison and many more.
St Patrick’s Festival
St Patrick’s Festival is the biggest festival that takes place in Ireland each year. A national holiday that is celebrated in more countries around the world than any other, St. Patrick’s Day is the day when everyone wants to be Irish. The highlight of the celebrations is a parade through Dublin city centre with Ireland and Europe’s brightest street performers taking part. There is also a five day festival of top-class entertainment including concerts, exhibitions, street theatre, fireworks and general frivolity.
Dublin has a variety of captivating festivals and events for everyone. Book your stay in our hotel in Dublin city centre if you are planning on attending any upcoming festival or event, but remember festivals are a really busy time in Dublin so book early to get the best rates!