There is something for everyone in Dublin, making it the ideal destination for a bank holiday weekend break with a number of fantastic events throughout the city. This summer there are a number of bank holidays to head away and we have all you need in this centrally located Dublin hotel.
Dublin comes alive throughout the year with back to back festivals and events taking place throughout the city. This summer a number of fantastic festivals take place in Dublin, we have picked the ones we think are well worth attending;
Dublin Dance Festival takes place from the 17th – 28th of May and brings together dance artists and choreographers from across the world to share vibrant contemporary dance with audiences in Ireland. This festival allow individuals to experience the heart felt impact of dancer artists and is a true display of talent.
Waterways Ireland Docklands Summer Festival takes place on the 21st and 22nd of May in Grand Canal Square. The festival showcases exciting on water sporting activities and on land family amusements.
Bloom is Ireland’s largest gardening, food and family festival. It takes place in the Phoenix Park on the June bank holiday weekend. The eagerly anticipated and spectacular five-day event showcases exquisite gardens from the very best of Ireland’s landscape gardeners and designers.
Also taking place on the June bank holiday weekend is the Dublin Port River Fest, this festival provides a wide range of activities on and around the River Liffey and the river quays for families.
Taste of Dublin is a stunning celebration of Dublin’s unique and progressive dining scene. The city’s latest, greatest and hottest restaurants will each fashion together exquisite signature dishes, allowing you to pick and choose as you wander the idyllic Iveagh Gardens. This event takes place from the 16th – 19th of June.
The 143rd Discover Ireland Dublin Horse Show takes place from the 20th – 24th of July and it’s one of Ireland’s biggest annual sporting and social events which attracts over 100,000 visitors both domestic and foreign.
While staying at the centrally located Maldron Hotel Smithfield you will have top class accommodation and relaxing dining combined with the amazing surroundings Dublin has to offer. Maldron Hotel Smithfield is the perfect place to get away for this summer’s bank holiday weekend.