Celebrating Cultures, Promoting Integration
LIVE MUSIC – 11 Shamrock
Tonight, don’t miss the multicultural band 11 Shamrock in live at Wigwam! These three musicians from Spain and Italy will get you dancing with their sunny rhythms, from Flamenco to Ska music, including Rumba and Reggae. You will definitely enjoy them and ask for some more: that’s a good thing because you will see them again during Babylon Radio’s big event on 25th of May!
Fri. 18th May
54 Middle Abbey Street, Dublin 1
LIVE MUSIC – Indie Underground
On Saturday, FlutterTone presents Indie Underground, an exciting night of live music with one of the best rising talents in Ireland! Don’t think twice and go to discover Enemy II Lines, Dylan Harcourt, MyÇide and Jason Flynn: you will definitely enjoy it!
Sat. 19th May
The Sound House,
28 Eden Quay, Dublin 1
FESTIVAL – International Literature Festival Dublin 2018
This weekend is the launch of the International Literature Festival Dublin 2018 which is Ireland’s primary literary event. The festival is taking place in various locations in Dublin until the 27th of May and like every year, it will host prestigious Irish and foreign writers and offer a lot of debates, readings, workshops, performances, screenings, etc. The whole programme is available on the website.
Free and paid events
Sat. 19th May – Sun. 27th May
Dublin – Various locations
FESTIVAL – YESTIVAL
This Saturday is the third birthday of Ireland saying ‘Yes’ to same-sex marriage. For the occasion, Mother hosts The third Yestival with its very special guest Sophie Ellis-Bextor, for a spectacular night of music and fun!
Sat. 19th May
10 PM – 3 AM
Francis Street, Dublin 8
FESTIVAL – Féile na Gaeilge
On Sunday, celebrate Irish culture in all its form (language, history, music, dance) with this completely free and family-friendly event, no matter whether you speak Irish or not! Live music, film screening, Irish storytelling… Check their facebook page to know the whole programme!
Sun. 20th May
12:30 PM – 5:30 PM
Custom House Quay, North Dock, Dublin 1
FESTIVAL – Culture Date with Dublin 8
Culture Date with Dublin 8 is a two-day festival offering free activities for everyone to celebrate the history and culture of Dublin 8. Guided tours, exhibitions, concert… Check the programme online and come to discover the hidden treasures of this central neighbourhood!
Free admission – Some events require booking
Sat. 19th – Sun. 20th May
Various locations, Dublin