St Patrick’s Festival 2022
Dates: March 17th to 20th, 12pm to 6pm daily
Location: National Museum of Ireland, Collins Barracks, Dublin 7
New for St Patrick’s Festival 2022 is Festival Quarter. Enjoy four free days, of family friendly events from theatre to live shows and giant games to a Céilí Mór.
Hosted in the National Museum of Ireland, Collins Barracks from March 17th to 2oth, Festival Quarter will be open from 12pm to 6pm daily. You are invited to come along with friends and family and immerse yourself in the many activities taking place. You can also enjoy connecting and relaxing in the Irish Food & Craft Village, where you can feast on diverse Irish cooking from some of Ireland’s best food trucks while you listen to sweet sounds from the Festival Quarter Bandstand.
Date: March 17th at 3.30pm
Location: Mainstage @ Festival Quarter, Collins Barracks
Céilí Mór is back! This free outdoor, bilingual, participative event celebrates traditional Irish dance, language and music.
If your dance steps are a little rusty, don’t worry, former Riverdancer and champion Irish step-dancer Dearbhla Lennon and her talented friends will be on hand to give basic instructions on some of the most well -known (and simple!) céilí dances.
Music will be provided by the legendary Shandrum Céilí Band and fun and laughter is guaranteed for all the family. Put the call out to friends and relatives and get down to the main stage in the festival quarter on Thursday 17th March at 3.30pm for some Shoe the Donkey or Walls of Limerick!
Mark The Science Guy
Dates: March 18th, 19th and 20th
Location: Spiegeltent Mór @ Festival Quarter, Collins Barracks
Expect whizzes, pops, booms and plenty of laughter when Mark the Science Guy hosts a fun-filled, energetic display of his favourite science experiments for the whole family to enjoy!
Guido Fanzini’s Thunderous Entertainment Haberdashery
Dates: March 19th at 1pm & 3pm and March 20th at 1pm
Location: Spiegeltent Mór @ Festival Quarter
Fanzini Productions presents Guido Fanzini and his Thunderous Entertainment Haberdashery, a 40 minute comedy circus show of pure fun, death defying stunts and general comic carry on!
Suitable for all ages, this is a free show but is seated and seats are allocated on a first come, first served basis.