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MY IRELAND, Stephen James Smith
Wed Feb, 2017

MY IRELAND, Stephen James Smith

St. Patrick’s Festival commissioned Irish poet and playwright, Stephen James Smith to pen a poem in response to the Festival theme for 2017 which he has entitled ‘My Ireland’. #MyIreland #stpatricksfest Watch it on YouTube. Credits:…

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Band Award Winners 2016

Band Award Winners 2016

Many of the bands that participated in the Festival parade took part in an international bands competition that was adjudicated during the parade.  An esteemed international judging panel had some…

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Photography Competition Winners 2016

Photography Competition Winners 2016

We are excited to announce the winners of our 2016 Photography Competition; 1st Place Adrian Sadlier 2nd Place David Soanes Click here to see the winning images! The winners will…

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Treasure Hunt 2016 winners!

Treasure Hunt 2016 winners!

The winners of the Festival Treasure Hunt, in association with Dublin’s Q102, are - Treasure Hunt The A-Team Craic Machine Fish and Chips Mini Treasure Hunt White Shamrocks Rang Gaeilge…

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ST. PATRICK’S FESTIVAL PARADE ENJOYED BY OVER HALF A MILLION SPECTATORS

ST. PATRICK’S FESTIVAL PARADE ENJOYED BY OVER HALF A MILLION SPECTATORS

Over half a million (510,000) people turned out to enjoy this year’s St. Patrick’s Festival Parade in excellent weather conditions today. The streets of Dublin were awash with colour as…

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