Events for the weekend (24&25 June)



RadFest (Rathfarnham and Disctrict) - 21 June - 1 July




Stoneybatter Festival (various locations)  - 23 - 25 June




Tallafest - 24 June


Free family fun in the Protected Historical Area of Tallaght Village. 



Family Day at dlr LexIcon - 24 June


No booking required, first come, first served for all events. Events will take place in various locations around the LexIcon.



Horseback Archery and Weapon Show at Rathbeggan Lakes - 24 June




Drop-in Activity: Meet the Flint-Stones in the National Museum of Ireland (Archaeology) - 24 June


Stone, especially flint, was a very important material for people living in Prehistoric Ireland. Drop in to our ground floor education space and meet archaeologist Dave O’Reilly to handle replica stone tools and weapons and learn more about how people living in Ireland thousands of years ago used stone to their advantage. 



Interactive Installations: Music, Movements & Light in The Ark - 24 & 25 June


Free Entry! Discover fascinating and quirky electronic sound installations by composer Jonathan Nangle. Drop-in activity for kids over 4.



Children's Workshops in the National Botanic Gardens - 24 & 25 June





Midsummer Music Weekend at The Ark - 24 & 25 June





Flavours of Fingal at Newbridge House and Farm - 24 & 25 June


The Flavours of Fingal County Show is a three day event jam packed with events, combining the sights and sounds of an agricultural show with an unforgettable food and family fun experience all taking place within the historic walled garden of Newbridge House and Farm, Newbridge Demense, Donabate, County Dublin.



Teddy Bear Picnic at Rathwood - 24 & 25 June




Flavours of South Dublin Food Festival in Rathfarnham Castle Park - 25 June


This free food festival organised by South Dublin County Council and sponsored by Energia will showcase the very best cuisine from the locality and will showcase the diversity and vibrancy of the food culture in the county. Come along and try some of the gourmet cuisine and delectable tastes!



Free Sunday Sketching in Hugh Lane Gallery - 25 June


During these workshops for families we invite you to explore and respond to our permanent collection and temporary exhibitions such as Port Life: Eugeen van Mieghem, through discussion and drawing. Parents must stay with children at all times. Bring your own sketchbook along or avail of the drawing materials provided. Suitable for kids over 4.



Midsummer Garden Party in Killruddery House and Gardens - 25 June


All-singing, all-ukulele playing trio " The Kooky Ukes" will turn tracks inside out and serve them back to you with a totally new vibrant flavour on our main lawn from 12pm to 3pm along with lots of garden games for all the family from 11am- 4pm. Killruddery will have our own farmed pig on the spit, sweet and savory crepes and our usual Tea room delights.


Have Fun!