- Wed 6/8/2014: Discover Ireland Dublin Horse ShowLocation: Dublin
Description: From Live Music and Entertainment, award winning Crafts and Art Exhibitions, Children’s Entertainment, Fashion, Shopping Village with 300 stands, Restaurants, Bars and Snacks to the best in National and International show jumping, you won’t want to miss it.
The Discover Ireland Dublin Horse Show is one of Ireland's biggest annual sporting and social events which attracts 100,000 visitors both domestic and foreign!
Start Date: 6/8/2014
End Date: 10/8/2014
- Fri 15/8/2014: Jack of Diamonds Rhythm & Roots Festival Location: Dublin
Description: Jack of Diamonds Rhythm & Roots Festival is a three day multi-venue event taking place in many different locations throughout The Dame District and Temple Bar areas of Dublin. It comprises of 100 live acts across 10 stages bringing you Dublin's best blues, roots, folk, Americana and even traditional music all for free!
During the day, the festival hosts a busking trail which is ideal for all, including families. This offers an enjoyable tour of the city, to a great backing track, all in aid of raising awareness for Focus Ireland. Last year its raised €1,200 for the cause.
By night, enjoy an array of performances around some of Dublin's best loved music venues with craft beers and great food.
Start Date: 15/8/2014
End Date: 17/8/2014
- Sat 23/8/2014: Ukulele Hooley by the SeaLocation: Dublin
Description: Dun Laoghaire will host the Ukulele Hooley by the Sea.
It brings together some of the world's best ukulele talent and entertainers to celebrate their love and passion for the tiny instrument that is currently the world's biggest selling instrument.
There will be ukulele master classes, a "Grand ukulele public busk" and open air ukulele open mic concert for players who want to show their skills.
But the show piece event of the weekend is a FREE day long ukulele concert on Sunday at the People’s Park in Dun Laoghaire featuring the some of the best ukulele performers from round the World.
Start Date: 23/8/2014
End Date: 24/8/2014