What’s on this weekend

Are you struggling to think of something to do this weekend, well don’t worry! Here at Emerald, we’ve made a list of events happening this weekend for you check out.


1. The Wine and Cheese Festival

Date: Thursday 8th August – Sunday 11th August
Time: Afternoon: 12.00pm-4.30pm | Evening: 5.30pm-10.30pm (Sunday 9.30pm)
Place: Iveagh Gardens, Clonmel Street, Saint Kevin’s, Dublin, Ireland

This festival has a less intimidating approach to normal wine and cheese festivals, it’s more about having fun! Enjoy some of the best selections of wine and cheese while enjoying some live music too. Tickets range from €17 – €22.

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2. Dublin Comic-Con

Date: Saturday 10th August – Sunday 11th August 2019
Time: 10am
Place: The Dublin Convention Centre, Spencer Dock, N Wall Quay, North Wall

Come along to Dublin Comic Con to experience all things from Movies/tv shows to comic books! You can cosplay as your favourite characters/ superheroes, go to a meet and greet with famous actors/ artists, go to a Q&A panel and much much more! Tickets range from €11.97 – €107.77 depending on the day and the package you choose.

Find out more here

3. Dublin Horse Show

Date: Wednesday 7th August – Sunday 11th August 2019
Time: Various
Place: RDS Main Arena, Ballsbridge, Dublin 4, Ireland

A huge event for any equestrian sports lover, The Dublin Horse Show is back yet again in the RDS for five days of fun. But it’s not all about the horses, the entertainment programme has something for everyone. Ladies day is one of the most popular aspects, so get dressed up and enjoy the social side of the show. Tickets are priced at €22+.

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4. Yoga + Swim

Date: Saturday 10th August 2019
Time: 8:30am – 9:30am
Place: Forty Foot, Sandycove, Dublin

Enjoy a relaxing yoga with a refreshing dip in the sea afterward. Suitable for all ages and levels, the yoga session is a great way to start your day and take a look around sandycove once you’re done. Tickets are €8.

Find out more here

We hope this helps! Hopefully, you can get to at least one of these great events and have a fantastic weekend!



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