Are you in search for a perfectly-pulled pint of Guinness or keen for some Irish culture? Listen to locals playing live music, experience traditional Irish craic at a comedy night, or go on a whiskey distillery tour. You can discover prose, poetry, and playwrighting, or lose yourself in one of Dublin's beautiful art galleries.
From fresh-off-the-boat seafood—including juicy oysters—and exceptional beef and lamb, to artisan cheeses, Dublin has an exceptional natural pantry on its doorstep. Whether you're looking for the craic of a traditional pub, a gourmet tasting-menu, or a Michelin Bib Gourmand restaurant, Dublin has plenty on the menu.
There's plenty to see and it's all within walking distance. Take in the classical architecture of Trinity College, then delve into the literary masters at the Museum of Literature Ireland. Why not discover Dublin's Viking past at Dublinia, the majestic Christ Church Cathedral, or take a historical tour of the Georgian architecture?
Ring in 2024 with New Year's Festival Dublin. There'll be a host of spectacular events taking place across the city from 29 December, 2023-1 January, 2024. You can expect family-friendly events, incredible live performances, and dazzling light shows. Enjoy music, food and entertainment for all ages.
TradFest is the ultimate celebration of Irish identity through music. Over 50 live concerts take place in historical landmarks across the city. You can expect traditional Irish music, festive-folk, jazz, and hip hop. There's free ticketed gigs and paid ticket events so there's something for everyone. Visit from 24-28 January, 2024.