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  • Registered Users Posts: 2,657 ✭✭✭ trishw78
    26-27 July 2008
    Faugheen, Carrick-on-Suir, Co. Tipperary.
    Practice on Saturday
    Racing on Sunday

    This is Motorcycle Road Races

  • Registered Users Posts: 3,877 ✭✭✭ whyulittle

    Starting this morning, and running until Sunday, up to 1,000 bikers will be taking part in the annual Midland Motorcycle Club Fun Run for St. Luke's Hospital.

    It's starts in Moate, makes it's way through the midlands and down to Waterford where they spend the night. From there they head over to Tralee, spend the night there and then head back up to Athlone for the finish on Sunday evening.

    Full route is here. Might be something to keep an eye out for.

  • Registered Users Posts: 1,747 ✭✭✭ mdebets

    Viking Festival in Dublin
    Sat & Sun 28 & 29 June
    Wood Key and Docklands
    The Sea Stallion from Glendalough will depart on Sunday.

    Skerries 100 TT Road Race
    Practice Fri. 4 July
    Race Sat. 5 July

  • Registered Users Posts: 3,877 ✭✭✭ whyulittle

    Walderstown Races / Race of the South
    Saturday 12th and Sunday 13th July
    Walderstown, just outside Athlone on the Mullingar Road

  • Registered Users Posts: 6,334 ✭✭✭ Thoie

    Dublin Circus Festival
    Thursday 10th - Sunday 13th July 2008
    Temple Bar, Dublin

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  • Closed Accounts Posts: 710 ✭✭✭ Dundhoone

    Ennis Street Festival 5th & 6th July

  • Registered Users Posts: 4,699 ✭✭✭ ThOnda

    It looks that there'll be another "hot" night with bonfires, especially in the north. They were building them already on Monday :-)

  • Registered Users Posts: 2,657 ✭✭✭ trishw78

    JFK Dunbrody Festival
    New Ross, Co. Wexford

    Friday 18 July - Sunday 20 July

    Plenty of Music, Markets, Entertainment, Funfair & Fireworks

  • Registered Users Posts: 8,219 ✭✭✭ Calina

    Bank holiday weekend, national wakeboarding champs at Lough Muckno, Monaghan.

    no can go myself as chained to Dublin for work reasons.

  • Registered Users Posts: 8,219 ✭✭✭ Calina

    Aim for Fenit; racing is 12 until 4 most days weather permitting.

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  • Closed Accounts Posts: 817 ✭✭✭ YogiBear

    Farmleigh Affair, Sunday 3rd and Monday 4th August...

  • Registered Users Posts: 762 ✭✭✭ Buzz Lightyear

    Moynalty Steam Threshing festival in Kells, Co. Meath is on this sunday. Should be lots to keep people entertained. More info here.

  • Registered Users Posts: 3,877 ✭✭✭ whyulittle

    National Heritage Week starts today and runs until next Sunday 31/08/08, with lots of sites open to the public for free.

  • Moderators, Category Moderators, Arts Moderators, Entertainment Moderators Posts: 9,044 CMod ✭✭✭✭ CabanSail

    Dublin Culture Night is on Friday 19th September.

  • Registered Users Posts: 802 ✭✭✭ l pearse

    If your looking for something differant go visit Larchill Arcadian Garden's in Killcock,
    just outside Maynooth, Co. Kildare.biggrin.gifbiggrin.gif
    Spent four hours here. none stop picture taking.
    Lake...Archery...Med.ruins...Macro paradise....tea room. Entrence fee 7.50 worth it.

    Upcomeing event Sat, 13th Sept.
    Annual Poultrey Market day. 11am-5pm

    Also PetExpo RDS Ballsbridge, D4
    Entrence fee also. Approx 10euro Adults

    October 17th-19th
    If your thing is animal photography, this is the place for you.

  • Registered Users Posts: 802 ✭✭✭ l pearse

    Sun 14 Sept, Clontarf Castle, Co. Dublin
    Dublin Toy & Train Fair
    – With toys of all kinds including diecast models by Corgi & Dinky, trains by Hornby, chocolate beanie babies, lead soldiers, constructions sets and antique furniture for dolls houses this fair attracts dealers, collectors and anyone who wants to browse the wonders on display.For details tel. 284 9199,

  • Closed Accounts Posts: 6,281 ✭✭✭ Ricky91t

    Car show in Limerick racecourse (Patricks well turn) been there a few times always had some nice cars there might be a good day out it the weather is nice
    Sunday 10am-6pm

  • Registered Users Posts: 8,219 ✭✭✭ Calina

    I don't know the details of where but the kitesurfing is into Achill next weekend.

  • Registered Users Posts: 2,657 ✭✭✭ trishw78

    Tramore Surf & Sea Festival September 20 & 21. I just spotted it in the local paper (the Munster Express). Don't have any other details yet.

  • Registered Users Posts: 4,699 ✭✭✭ ThOnda

    It is in Botanic Gardens. And because I haven't been there before, could you recommend me a day or time when it is not crowded, please?

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  • Registered Users Posts: 802 ✭✭✭ l pearse

    Hey ThOnda.

    Haven't been to the B. Garden but am eagar to go now...:)

    Seen the site you posted and looks interesting and close to city centre.
    Guessing l would say any day from 4-6pm would be quiet enough. When you get ur pics, please post.

    Will deffo take a visit myself, thanks for the info.:)

  • Registered Users Posts: 4,699 ✭✭✭ ThOnda

    Sunday at Citywest Hotel - show and auction of historic cars.

    Another seminar on processing -

  • Registered Users Posts: 1,053 ✭✭✭ Dara Robinson

    Start Date: 04 October 2008
    End Date: 05 October 2008
    Venue: Marlay Park
    Time: 10am-6pm
    Price: free

    The Festival of World Foods takes place at Marlay Park, Rathfarnham, Co Dublin on October 4th and 5th from 10am – 6pm each day with foods, flavours, cookery demonstrations and workshops from around the globe.

  • Registered Users Posts: 3,047 ✭✭✭ kjt

    This looks like a great weekend of pictures your might not usually be able to get.

    Open House Dublin

    OPEN HOUSE DUBLIN This is a unique and hugely interesting event. For the third year Open House Dublin is taking place, this year on 16-19 Oct 2008. Over the 4 days a large amount of buildings (136!!) - most of them are normally not accessible - can be visited and guided tours are provided in most locations. All is provided for free and it is a bit like a 3-day Culture Night that focuses on buildings and architecture.


  • Closed Accounts Posts: 1,689 ✭✭✭ shepthedog

    Open house looks great.. I wonder will there be any restrictions on cameras tho? Maybe depends on the venue?
    Anyone here do it last year?

  • Registered Users Posts: 802 ✭✭✭ l pearse

    Mmmmmm! l see Croke park is one venue opened to the public.
    The map on the Linky gives adresses too. Ta kjt.
    Might be some interesting places there.

  • Registered Users Posts: 3,877 ✭✭✭ whyulittle

    Tried posting this before all the technical troubles....

    Virginia Pumpkin Festival

  • Registered Users Posts: 8,219 ✭✭✭ Calina

    Surfing in Portrush

    Kitesurfing in Banna Sat and Sun.

  • Registered Users Posts: 3,047 ✭✭✭ kjt

    Calina wrote: »
    Surfing in Portrush

    Kitesurfing in Banna Sat and Sun.

    Awh, all a bit too far to head to :(

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  • Registered Users Posts: 2,833 ✭✭✭ Arciphel

    is the horse fair on in smithfield tomorrow morning? I haven't headed to one of these before, what time should i plan on being in there for tomorrow - and any other tips?