The World Goes Green For St Patrick’s Day
Mar11

The World Goes Green For St Patrick’s Day

Tourism Ireland reveals the quirkiest ‘Greenings’ for St Patrick’s Day 2017 More pictures below. What do the Big Banana in Australia, an Ethiopian Airlines aircraft in Addis Ababa and two rhino statues in Nairobi have in common? They are just some of the more unusual participants in Tourism Ireland’s Global Greening initiative for St Patrick’s Day 2017. Tourism Ireland’s annual Global Greening initiative has gone from strength to...

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ProdiJig Opening At The Cork Opera House
Mar23

ProdiJig Opening At The Cork Opera House

Here’s a taster of the fantastic ProdiJig; the Revolution of Irish Dance. Opening this July at the Cork Opera House. This promises to be an exhilarating show, the preview videos are amazing. Working with revolutionary young Cork born choreographer and World Champion Irish dancer Alan Kenefick, and his award winning troupe of dancers, Cork Opera House is proud to be bringing to the stage this ground breaking new Irish dance show,...

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Lives of Ordinary People in 1916 Dublin to be Explored at Centenary Event in Christ Church Cathedral
Feb15

Lives of Ordinary People in 1916 Dublin to be Explored at Centenary Event in Christ Church Cathedral

The First Minister of Northern Ireland, Arlene Foster MLA, has indicated that she will attend a special 1916 Centenary event in Christ Church Cathedral, Dublin, next week. A state of chassis’ – Ordinary People in Extraordinary Circumstances in Dublin in 1916 takes place on Wednesday February 17 at 7.30 pm in the cathedral. The evening of engaging presentations by leading Irish historians with an opportunity for discussion is being...

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Tourism Ireland announces Global Greening Lineup for St Patrick’s Day 2016
Feb12

Tourism Ireland announces Global Greening Lineup for St Patrick’s Day 2016

~ Stadiums, statues, palaces and towers will go green to celebrate our national day ~ Tourism Ireland today announced that the Colosseum in Rome, the Leaning Tower of Pisa, the Sacré-Cœur Basilica in Paris, the Christ the Redeemer statue in Rio de Janeiro and Nelson’s Column in London will go green this year to celebrate St Patrick’s Day, as part of the organisation’s seventh annual Global Greening initiative. New ‘greenings’ for 2016...

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TradFest Temple Bar 2016
Jan19

TradFest Temple Bar 2016

TradFest Temple Bar 2016 takes place in Dublin from the 27th – 31st of January. Free events include family concerts on Saturday the 30th and Sunday 31st at City Hall from midday until 5pm and Live at the Hub Showcases on the 28th and 29th at The Old Storehouse, Crown Alley, Temple Bar. Amongst other up and coming musicians, Live at the Hub features liveireland 2016 music award winners. Liveireland best New Group, Connla play on...

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Feel every note at Dublin’s pulsating Tradfest
Oct16

Feel every note at Dublin’s pulsating Tradfest

There is every chance of being awe-struck at the Irish music festival that closes the door on winter and ushers in the light and energy of spring. Because TradFest is back again (27 – 31 Jan 2016) to offer awesome opportunities for feeling every note from a stellar line-up of traditional and folk music acts in some of the Irish capital’s most historic places. Based around the cobbled streets of Temple Bar, Dublin’s heaving...

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