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Festival 2013 Blogs

15.12.14

Your Opinion Counts

Take our survey

We continuously aim to improve the festival every year, and we want your input so that we can continue to bring you the best of the best. We would like to hear from those have and those who have… Read More

06.10.14

Plan a visit to Dublin for St. Patrick’s Festival 2015

Preparations are well under way for St. Patrick’s Festival 2015.

With a great programme of FREE events for everyone from 8 to 80 don’t miss festival favourites such as the Festival Céílí (traditional Irish music) , Treasure Hunt (A fun… Read More

17.07.14

Event Industry Awards 2014

We are delighted to announce that our Head of Production, Tony Kileen, won Producer of the Year at the 2014 Event Industry Awards which took place this week in the Double Tree Hilton Hotel (formerly the Burlington Hotel) smile

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20.05.14

  • Winners!

We Won! - Best App at the Social Media Awards 2014

Social-media-award-winners

We are delighted to announce that St. Patrick’s Festival along with JustEat.ie have won the top prize for Best App in this years Social Media Awards which took place last night. #Sockies14 @mobanode

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25.03.14

A Trip Down Memory Lane

Parade

St. Patrick’s Day for me signifies the beginning of spring. The air is always a bit warmer, and the sun used to always be splitting the stones. The weather over the past number of years has turned out slightly differently, but… Read More

14.03.14

Festival App 2014!

2014 App

Our FREE app will give you all the info you need to get the most out of the four-day Festival, you’ll find a handy event guide, with info on each event, you can even favourite the ones you like the… Read More

02.03.14

Grand Marshal for 2014 Announced!

Stephen Roche Grand Marshal 2014

We’re delighted to announce our Grand Marshal for 2014, cyclist, Stephen Roche!

Each year the coveted title is given to an Irish person who has represented Ireland internationally, and as one of Ireland’s greatest ever sporting stars,… Read More

06.12.13

  • Other

I Love My City

I Love My City - The Night Lights

Every year, as part of the Festival, we celebrate Irish culture and talent through our I Love My City programme. Last year we had almost twenty, free headline events which included poetry, dance, visual… Read More

25.11.13

  • Other

15 Must-See Festivals

St. Patrick's FestivalIt’s always great to be recognised for your efforts, so when we heard we made Fodor’s list of ‘15 Festivals to Attend Before You Die’, we were delighted! The listed is compiled of festivals from all over the world,… Read More

15.08.13

Céilí House Live in Concert

St. Patrick’s Festival and RTÉ Radio One’s Céilí House will present a gala concert of the best of traditional music, song and dance.  The evening will feature exceptional celtic music maestros, Dónal Lunny’s TRIAD group (with Pádraig Rynne and Sylvain Barou);… Read More