Join in the celebration of live performance as the best of independent music is brought together in a lively atmosphere at the Busker Fleadh, taking place in Smithfield Square on Sunday 7th October. Brought to you by Dublin City Council, this FREE family-friendly event will showcase some of the most thrilling musical talent and street performance Ireland has to offer.
Everyone is invited to share in the experience as Smithfield Square is filled with the music of Ireland’s supreme Buskers, coming together to provide a diverse and multi-cultural programme of street performance and music. Open to all, there are delights for everyone as a variety of street performers, such as rock bands, singers, choirs and rap artists and much more take over this central venue!
Visitors can discover their new favourite performers and watch as one act is chosen as the winner of The Dublin Busker Fleadh! The winning act will have the chance to perform live in Whelan’s and will receive a free recording session (valued at €1,000) in Windmill Lane Recording Studios, with a professional sound engineer and digital copy of their recordings.
Inspiring musicians and buskers are welcomed to apply online to take part in the Busker Fleadh, at www.buskerfleadh.ie.
Whether you’re a fan of rock, folk or hip hop, there’ll be something for everyone to enjoy at the Busker Fleadh – 12 noon to 5pm, Sunday 7th October, in Smithfield Square, Dublin 7!
The Busker Fleadh is brought to you by Dublin City Council.
The seventh Bram Stoker Festival will take place from Friday 26th to Monday 29th October 2018.
The festival takes the legacy of Dublin horror novelist and Dracula author Bram Stoker as inspiration. Get ready for four days of living stories and four nights of deadly adventures.
By day, the Bram Stoker Festival programme presents Gothic intrigue at family-friendly events, talks and interactive experiences and at night, the city will embrace the darkness as a host of venues deliver deadly adventures for festival goers in search of macabre thrills and late-night parties.
Bram Stoker Festiva
Scarefield at Airfield Estate – The Princess and Uncle T
This Halloween immerse yourself in Scarefield, featuring the fictional spooky love story of The Princess and Uncle T at Airfield Estate.
Discover the tale of the Overends sisters, their beloved Uncle Tommy and his princess fiancé in a transformed Victorian/colonial Scarefield House where there will be story-telling, crafts and lots of spooky fun along the way!
Pre-booking is required for Scarefield: The Princess and Uncle T. Tickets for this event are free with your membership or normal daily admission ticket. Places are limited so book now before they are gone!