Things to do this weekend in Ireland | June 28 - 30

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Flavours of Fingal

An unforgettable farm, flowers, food and family fun experience in the beautiful surroundings of Newbridge House and Farm. Family fun includes music, magic, street entertainment, traditional games and paddocks of bouncy castles.


The first ever festival takes place this weekend in Russborough House. The Kaleidoscope Festival will provide three days of fun for all the family and is specifically designed to entertain everyone from babes in arms to those eligible for a bus pass! 

Old Fort Quarter Festival

Over three days this weekend, the Old Fort Quarter will come alive celebrating the heritage of the Old Fort of Maryborough in Portlaoise.

This year the will be a live music stage, a Laois Heritage Pub trail while the historic streets will be a hive of activity with live street theatre, artisanal food markets and lots of activities for young children.

Buncrana Music Festival

The Buncrana Music Festival returns, bringing top class live music to the Inishowen Peninsula this weekend with a spectacular line-up that includes Delorentos, Hudson Taylor, Hot House Flowers, The Blizzards and more.

Wexford Maritime Festival

Take the whole family out for the weekend to join the party where there is an endless list of events taking place. including visiting boats, water activities , search and rescue demonstrations and live entertainment.

Legends of GAA tour

Every summer the GAA Museum hosts unique tours which see some of the biggest names in GAA history relive their memories and give fans a unique chance to experience the stadium from a player’s perspective.

This weekend one of the county's greatest-ever hurlers, Martin Storey, returns to the scene of Wexford's 1996 All-Irleland victory.

Irish Game Fair & Fine Food Festival

This Irish Game Fair moves from Galway to Shane's Castle, Antrim this weekend promote the preservation of the Irish countryside and the rural way of life with competitions, a living history village, fine local food and craft and family entertainment.

Kildare Derby Festival

Since 1978, Kildare Town has hosted their annual Festival in conjunction with the Irish Derby. Events run all week with the main event, the Dubai Duty Free Irish Derby Day, on Saturday and a Family Fun Day on Market Square on Sunday.

The Big Brick Experience | Farmleigh House

The Big Brick Experience at Farmleigh House in Dublin is a fun, exciting and educational display of construction toys and 3-dimensional jigsaw puzzles. There will be LEGO Demonstrations, a play area for children and the chance to win prizes.

Kilflynn Enchanted Fairy Festival

This year's parade takes place on Saturday evening as the wonderful Kilflynn fairies reveal this year's Treasure Map.

Sunday is a magical day with enchanting activities for all the family, using the special map to find the little houses that can only be seen by the strong believers in fairies, elves and magical people.

Donegal Sumer Festival

Returning to the Diamond for another weekend of live music and family fun featuring live performances from Stevie G, Ryan Mack, Key West, kids tractor races, soap box derby, family fun day and lots more.

The Wells Western & Space Party

To celebrate the release of Toy Story 4, there will be face painting, cowboys, cowgirls, astronauts and a kids disco with yummy BBQ and a special treasure hunt to help Little Bo Peep find her sheep!

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