Festivals





by Female Abroad



Deciding to visit Dublin? Wanting to know if it will be busy of worthwhile going? Check out our festival guide below - some festivals may vary or change their month so check before planning your trip around them!



January



Temple Bar TradFest - traditional Irish Culture festival



February



Jameson International film festival - Dubliniff - may take place in March

RBS 6 Nations - annual rugby tournament



March



Jameson International film festival - Dubliniff - may take place in February

RBS 6 Nations - annual rugby tournament

St. Patrick's Festival - usually 6 days long



April



Great Run - 10K run

Handel Festival



May



International Gay Theatre Festival

Dublin Dance Festival

Dublin City Soul Festival

Biodiversity Day



June



Blooms Day - marks the day on which all the action of Ulysses takes place

Dublin Pride Festival

Riverdance (runs all summer)



July & August



Riverdance (runs all summer)



September



Dublin Fringe Festival

Theatre Festival - may take place in October

Culture Night - free



October



Temple Bar Chocolate Festival



December



Christmas in Temple Bar