#Events


Dublin Inner City Education Fair, To Feature Colleges & Experts (Nov 20)

On the 20th of November a host of colleges, education institutes and experts will converge on the Gresham Hotel in O’Connell Street, to let Dublin city residents know about their options for education and further training. This looks like a very useful event for those who wish to re-start their... 

Starz Ireland Final – Results, Review, Pics

IMAGE: Kelly Hannon, Starz Ireland 2013 Final Winner, pic by Louise Hannon Photography Saturday 19th October has been marked on my calendar for a while now, so when it finally came, I arrived at Liberty Hall here on Eden Quay in our wonderful city of Dublin to see the Starz final show of 2013. After... 

Promotion: Creative Parties Dublin, for Birthdays, Hens and Team Building

One Dublin woman has come up with a unique idea that will offer you an alternative type of birthday, hen or team building party in Dublin. From her Docklands base, Ayelet Lalor will treat you and your friends/colleagues to an unforgettable day out. Ayelet will teach you the basics of painting and decorating... 

Crunch Time For Top Notch – The Starz Ireland Final (Oct 19)

With less than one week to go who is going to be crowned King, or indeed Queen of the Starz’s competition? After months of hard work for all the acts and the judges, it’s crunch time. Top Notch as you may be aware, is a rap and hip hop artist and is in the finals after being saved with a wild card... 

Fusion Sundays: World Culture Market, Newmarket, Dublin 8 (Oct 13)

This Sunday, in Newmarket Square (off Cork Street), a market that is rich in cultural diversity is taking place. Fusion Sundays is hosted by the Dublin Food Co-op every second Sunday of the month, and is advertised as a ‘World Culture Market’, serving up ethnic handmade products plus music... 

Local Hip Hop Crew Book US Artist For Voodoo Lounge Gig (Nov 29)

Bone Thugs-N-Harmony playing live @ Double Door in Chicago, September 2013. Bloodshed Promotions are proud to have recently have announced the legendary and the Grammy award winning group from USA, Bone Thugs-N-Harmony, for one night only, Saturday 29th November at the Voodoo Lounge, Arran Quay Dublin. Tickets... 

Join Pink Walks In Dublin 8 For Breast Cancer Awareness Month 2013

Throughout October each year, in many countries around the World, Breast Cancer Awareness Month takes place. The tradition of turning everything pink for the month of October first began in the United States, but has been subsequently taken up in many countries, including our own. The 2013 Irish Breast... 

Record Numbers To Run 2013 Dublin City Marathon

This years Dublin City Marathon, sponsored by Airtricity, will have a record number of runners, joggers, walkers and wheelchair participants. There will be around 14,500 people taking part in the 2013 Dublin City Marathon according to many media reports, including possibly many folks from right here... 

Irish Collectables Toy Fair @ Liffey Valley (Oct 6)

If you have nothing on this weekend, you could head over to the Clarion Hotel in Liffey Valley to check out one of the largest collections of collectables you will witness on this island. The kids will certainly enjoy themselves, but there are many adults who will enjoy themselves even more, because... 

Red Line Book Festival 2013 (Oct 15-20)

In association with South Dublin County Council, The Red Line Book Festival is about to get underway across libraries in Dublin. There are plays, book readings and poetry being featured, with authors and poets reading at selected venues across Dublin. Arise & Go! – Stephen James Smith &... 

Starz Ireland Grand Final To Be Held On October 19th

On Saturday 14th September, 36 Acts battled their way through the Starz’s Music competition at the Vanilla night club in Donnybrook here in our wonderful city of Dublin. 26 of the 36 acts bagged themselves a place in the final which will be held Saturday 19th October in Liberty Hall, Eden Quay here... 

Car Boot Sales Guide For Dublin, Ireland

Car boot sales are becoming popular and it’s a fun way to make some money and get rid of any old tat lying around your house. Not only is it a great source of superb bargains, it’s also a fun way to socialise and meet new people. Take advantage of this and get down to a car boot sale and start making... 

Real Gone Kid: Deacon Blue @ The Olympia

It was another great night on Wednesday the 18th September when Deacon Blue, the great group from Scotland, played to a packed house at the Olympia Theatre here in our wonderful city of Dublin. This gig was just brilliant and it ticked all the boxes for me. Ricky and the other five piece group –... 

Eyes To The Skies: The Dublin FlightFest

All eyes were to the sky on Sunday 15th September as up to 100,000 people flocked in to our wonderful city of Dublin to witness what had to be one of the best air shows not only in Ireland, but possibly Europe. You could not get an empty spot beside the Liffey as thousands upon thousands of people queued... 

Dublin Squares Conference/Open Day – Sept 13th/14th

The Dublin Civic Trust is celebrating the heritage of Dublin’s Squares by hosting a Dublin Square Conference on Friday September the 13th, and a Dublin Garden Square Day on Saturday the 14th of September. DOWNLOAD PROGRAMMES OF EVENTS: Dublin Squares Conference 2013 (Sept 13th) Dublin Garden Squares... 

Pieta House Fundraiser, Sweeneys Bar Thursday 12th September

On Thursday the 12th September at Sweeney’s Bar on Dame Street, in our wonderful city of Dublin at 8pm till last order’s, you can once again catch the one and only, Explosive Joe Wrenn. One of Dublin’s most wanted men on the Rap & Hip Hop scene, he will be joined by Jay Hickey, Noel Sweeney,... 

Alice Lynskey Through to Final of THE HIT

We are very pleased to see that Alice Lynskey has made it though to the final of RTE’s songwriting series, THE HIT. Her song, entitled ‘Run and Hide’, was recorded by The Stunning and released last week, alongside a competing track, ‘New Tatoo’ which was wrote by Dublin-based,... 

Artists Compete @ The Voodoo Lounge To Support US Act

On Saturday 20th of July at The Voodoo Lounge on Arran Quay, I arrived to witness what I can only describe as an evening of pure pleasure from beginning to end. At least 15 hip hop acts where there to battle it out and try to earn themselves a chance of a lifetime. Irish rap & hip hop acts came... 

Local Hip Hop Artists Put On Motor Neurone Benefit Night

A group of Hip Hop artists from our local area have come together to put on a benefit night for the Irish Motor Neurone Disease Association (IMNDA). Organised by Joe Wrenn aka Explosive Joseph Wrenn, the gig takes place tomorrow night at Sweeneys Bar on Dame Street, with doors opening at 8pm. The admission... 

Dublin Tenement Experience & Museum – Living The Lockout

In 1913 a man by the name of Jim Larkin was appalled by the way some employees were treating the men, so he urged those workers to strike. This strike went on for nearly 6 months, and it had a huge knock on effect for the workers, who had their wages suddenly stopped. There where public meetings, riots... 
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