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. Laya Healthcare City Spectacular:

Date: 12th –  14th of July 2019

Time: from 12pm onwards

place: Merrion Square

Taking place in Dublin’s Merrion Square, Laya Healthcare’s City Spectacular is a completely free festival. With over 150 street performances, live music and numerous activities for all ages, this festival is filled with fun! It’s taking place from the 12th to the 14th of July, so go with your friends and have a spectacular day!

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2.Volvo Dun Laoghaire Regatta

Date: 11th July -14th July 2019

Time: various

Place: Dun Laoghaire Harbour

The Volvo Dún Laoghaire Regatta is a great day out, with up to 470 bobbing boats; cruisers, keelboats and dinghies from all over the UK and Ireland racing in the harbour. The waterfront will be packed with spectators, creating a lively atmosphere. Even if you have never been to a boat race before, you’ll still have fun! There will be entertainment and food ashore for all to enjoy.

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3. Dublin Wizard Con

Date: 13th July – 14th July 2019

Time: 10.30am – 7.00pm

Place: RDS, Ballsbridge, Dublin 4.

Dublin Wizard Con is a fan convention about all things Harry Potter! For its second year running, it will be taking place in an even bigger venue and adding for more to show, such as Magic Alley Market, Enchanted Escape Rooms as well as the opportunity to see set pieces and personalities from the wizard world. Prices start from €22. Come join the magical fun!

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4. Loco Land

Date: 13th of July

Time:  1pm – 10:30pm

Place: Dun Laoghaire Harbour

Loco Land Festival is Irelands first immersive entertainment festival, with musicians, DJ’s, comedians and of course a game of the famous bingo loco!  There will also be carnival rides, a marathon and a Christmas market…yes that’s right, a Christmas market! Come and join the fun on the 13th of July, tickets are from €52 and the event will take place in Dun Laoghaire Harbour.

Find out more here

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