Category: News

HARBOUR – A Willfredd Theatre Production

In celebration of the Dun Laoghaire Harbour Bicentenary Willfredd Theatre are showing a selection of stories and music from their forthcoming show entitled HARBOUR. The event will take place in two parts over the weekend of the Sat 26th & Sun 27th August 2017. _____________________________________________________________________________ Venue  1 : LexIcon Childrens Library Event Description : Stories,… Read more »

Harbour Lodge & East Pier Battery – Open House October 15th 2017

To celebrate the Bicentenary of Dun Laoghaire Harbour we are delighted to get involved in the Open House Programme 2017. Open House is run annually by the Irish Architectural Foundation. The open day takes place on Sunday 15th October, opening up historic building around Dublin to the public. Two properties of the Dun Laoghaire Harbour… Read more »

Dunleary Lifeboat Project

The DunLeary Lifeboat arrived in Dun Laoghaire Harbour boat yard beside the West Pier on Tues 15th August 2017. Dunleary Lifeboat Project was set up to acquire the registered historic lifeboat named the ‘Dunleary‘ which was on service in Dun Laoghaire, Co. Dublin, Ireland (formally Kingstown) from 1919 – 1937. The group plan to restore… Read more »

The National Museum of Childhood – Lecture & Exhibition

The National Museum of Childhood –  Project Dún Laoghaire Event Day —————————————————————————————– On Saturday 19th August, The National Museum of Childhood will be in conversation with international award winning illustrator Brian Fitzgerald on Childhood and inspiration. Venue: The Ferry Terminal.Time: 4.15-4.45pm. Tickets : FREE EVENT —————————————————————————————— Saturday 19th,Sunday 20th and Monday 21st August – National… Read more »

Vikings invade the East Pier Sun 20th August

To celebrate the Dun Laoghaire Harbour Bicentenary we welcome a pretty angry group of Nordic sea farers to our 200 year old harbour. Vikings will invade the harbour on Sunday 20th August and the East Pier is open to the public to view this exciting event. A Viking camp will be open to the public… Read more »

The 87th Dun Laoghaire Harbour Swim takes place Sunday 13th August 2017

The 87th Dún Laoghaire Harbour Race takes place on Sunday 13 August with over 300 swimmers taking to the waters of Dún Laoghaire Harbour.    As this year also marks the Bicentenary of Dún Laoghaire Harbour the race will be a special occasion both for sea swimmers, spectators and the citizens of Dún Laoghaire. Each weekend… Read more »