St Patricks Festival – Big Day Out
Merrion Square, the heart of Georgian Dublin provides the stunning setting for this day-long street carnival, bursting with energy, colour, whimsical antics and the truly bizarre. Be wowed by daring aerial shows, sensational street theatrics, mind boggling workshops, lively spoken word, rousing music and more. It's going to be a Big Day Out with the family!
Watch out for theatrical performances, including The Lift from the UK, with three hilarious bellhops, ready to welcome you into their ornate elevator. Hoopelaï from Belgium demonstrating dizzying hoolahoop tricks which seem near to impossible. The Fanzini Brothers’ circus tale of sibling rivalry and pogo sticks and poetic pantomime with the living doll, Bambolina & Dodo, by UK circus act Circle of Two. See this year’s Dublin Unesco City of Literature Citywide Reading choice, Danger is Everywhere, come to life in the children’s literary marquee. Comedian and author David O’Doherty and illustrator Chris Judge will have children and adults in stitches with their brilliant live show. Click here for futher information and to pre-register.