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January Gigs

Ed Sheeran is in Dublin o2 this January, stay at Barnacles Temple Bar

Yes, we are spoilt for choice with amazing gigs in both Dublin and Galway this January! Get a taste in our Friday’s Spotify Feature: Christy Moore is in Dublin’s Vicar Street on 8th, 15th and 16th of January Gary Barlow is Read on

Temple Bar TradFest

Stay at Barnacles Hostel for Temple Bar Trad Fest

The Temple Bar TradFest has gained a reputation as the one of the biggest and best traditional Irish music and culture festivals in Ireland, since 2005 when it first started. It is now a firm fixture on the National and Read on

Gathering Galway

Gathering at Barnacles

We are going to be 20 this year! OMG!!! To celebrate, we are putting huge party at Barnacles Galway, and calling it Barnacles Galway Reunion Birthday Party. Its on 15th -21st July. Be prepared for all sort of awesomness – music, comedy, Read on

Best Harlem Shakes

Ireland Harlem Shake

We are all about Harlem Shakes in Ireland! Have you seen these gems jet???   Pub Edition:   DCU Harlem Shake (best costumes by far!)   And one from Galway…  

Temple Bar Fight

Temple Bar by Day

It’s rarely we get to see full chase around Temple Bar, beautifully edited as this one! Enjoy!