• National Maritime Museum Exhibition – 200 Years of Dun Laoghaire Harbour History

    As part of the Bicentenary Celebrations the National Maritime Museum have curated a commemorative exhibition. The exhibition detail the Construction of Dun Laoghaire Harbour, Charts and Maps on display at the Maritime Museum. Save Save Save Save Save

    11th April 2017 @ 11:00 am - 30th October 2017 @ 5:00 pm
  • Dublin Painting & Sketch Club Exhibition

    DPSC will exhibit paintings inspired by Dun Laoghaire Harbour at County Hall, Marine Road.

    8th May 2017 @ 10:00 am - 21st May 2017 @ 5:00 pm
  • Contemporary Harbour Art Exhibition

    An exhibition of local contemporary art including works from local artist Peter Pearson.

    16th May 2017 @ 11:00 am - 9th July 2017 @ 5:30 pm
  • Bicentenary of the Pier – Dun Laoghaire Historical Society Exhibition

    The exhibition will focus on the building of the Harbour including the wages, conditions and names of the construction workers.

    18th May 2017 @ 9:00 am - 31st July 2017 @ 5:00 pm
  • From Thomas Moore to the Beatles and Beyond

    Institute of Art Design and Technology – Monday 22nd May at 8:00 Come and enjoy a combination of an  informative talk and  live performance of   popular melodies  spanning the  200 years of Dún Laoghaire Pier’s existence Hosted by Dr. Michael Murphy from Dún Laoghaire Institute of Ar...

    22nd May 2017 @ 8:00 pm
  • RTE Sunday Miscellany

    A mix of 'music and musings'.

    23rd May 2017 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • Walking Tours of Harbour

    DLR Heritage will commemorate the Dun Laoghaire Harbour Bicentenary walking tours of the Harbour.

    30th May 2017 @ 11:00 am - 15th June 2017 @ 12:00 pm
  • Bicentenary Opening Ceremony

    The laying of the first stone of Dún Laoghaire Harbour on May 31st 1817 will be commemorated at an official event, 200 years later on 31st May 2017.

    31st May 2017 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
  • International Harbour Food Festival

    A unique event featuring over 24 international food concessions and featuring 4 historical re- enactments (public theatre).

    4th June 2017 - 5th June 2017
  • Dún Laoghaire Harbour: A Writing Workshop for Children

    A host of Childrens creative writing , artist and sketching workshops taking place at the LexIcon Library this June.

    17th June 2017 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
  • Dún Laoghaire Harbour: A Comic Strip Workshop for Children

    With author and illustrator Alan Nolan Age 7 to 9 Max 15 children June 17th 2017 1 hour 11.30 – 12.30 Level 3 Room A Lexicon Ever wondered what it would be like to be a seal? Or a dolphin? Or even a jellyfish? Join author and illustrator Alan Nolan for a mind-bending ‘Brain Swap... Read more...

    17th June 2017 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
  • Dún Laoghaire Harbour: Junior Family OFFSKETCH

    Reserve your place info@dlharbour.ie before 17:00 on 3rd June 2017. Workshop numbers are limited so please book early to avoid disappointment.

    17th June 2017 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
  • Bicentenary Harbour Walks – Wed & Sunday until 3rd September 2017

    Rob Goodbody is a local historian and member of the Dun Laoghaire Harbour Bicentenary Group.Rob has teamed up with DLR Heritage to share his knowledge about the harbour with the public. Rob is the historian in the DLR Summer Heritage Programme, walking members of public around the harbour and impart...

    28th June 2017 - 3rd September 2017
  • Kingstown 200 Cup

    The ‘Kingstown 200’ on July 8th is a unique classic team race and will be a key event in the Biennial Dún Laoghaire Volvo Regatta.

    6th July 2017 - 9th July 2017
  • Viewing of Historic RNLI vessels

    View vintage RNLI Lifeboats on 8th & 9th July 2017 at the RNLI Dun Laoghaire Lifeboat station.

    8th July 2017 - 9th July 2017
  • Dun Laoghaire Arts Centre Exhibition

    A collection of artists from the Dun Laoghaire Arts Centre will exhibit from Friday 14th July to 28th July. The local artists are resident in the old Coast Guard Cottages here in Dun Laoghaire Harbour and will exhibit in the Ferry Terminal Building. Surrounded by history and beautiful views of the h...

    14th July 2017 @ 10:00 am - 28th July 2017 @ 5:00 pm
  • Sea Shanties with Anthem Choir- East Pier

    A selection of Musical Performances to take place on the East Pier over the Summer.

    16th July 2017 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Seascapes – 4th August

    Seascapes is a weekly 30-minute Irish radio programme covering maritime matters broadcast on RTÉ Radio 1. Produced by Marcus Connaughton the August 4th episode will focus on the Bicentenary of Dun Laoghaire Harbour. Save Save

    4th August 2017 @ 10:30 am - 11:00 am
  • International Harbour Swim

    The 88th Annual Harbour Swim will take place in August with a commemorate theme.

    13th August 2017 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  • The National Museum of Childhood – Children’s Art Exhibition

    National Museum of Childhood Art gallery . Drawing and showcasing children’s artwork from the NMC Event Day Ages: All ages Opening Hours : 10am -5pm Dates : Saturday 19th – Monday 21st August 2017. Where: The Ferry Terminal Building , Harbour Road. Lots of other events taking place this week...

    19th August 2017 @ 10:00 am - 21st August 2017 @ 5:00 pm
  • The National Museum of Childhood – Conversation with Award winning illustrator Brian Fitzgerald

    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, Harbour Road Time:4.15-4.45pm.

    19th August 2017 @ 4:15 pm - 4:45 pm
  • 8th Port Dun Laoghaire Sea Scouts Camp – Sun 20th August 2017

    The Dun Laoghaire Sea Scouts will give a 'seamanship' display on the East Pier Summer 2017.

    20th August 2017
  • Viking Invasion – East Pier Sunday 20th August (12noon to 5pm)

    On Sunday 20th August, Irish National Sailing School in conjunction with Dún Laoghaire Harbour Company will feature a Viking invasion.

    20th August 2017
  • Heritage Week – Water Wags Race

    As part of Heritage Week the Water Wags have in place a Historic Sailing in Dun Laoghaire Harbour. The event takes place 23 August, 6:30pm – 8pm. Find out more

    23rd August 2017 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
  • HARBOUR – Willfredd Theatre at the LexIcon

    Willfredd Theatre invites the people of Dun Laoghaire , young and old and in between to a selection of music and stories from its forthcoming show. HARBOUR Triumph, tragedy, prosperity and calamity, the arms of the harbour have seen it all. They’ve welcomed seamen and travellers, kings and que...

    26th August 2017 @ 1:00 pm - 3:30 pm
  • HARBOUR – Willfredd Theatre East Pier – Sun 27th August 2017

    27th August 2017 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
  • Long Race 2017

    A unique race hosted by the St Michael's Rowing Club to commemorate the Hobblers.

    9th September 2017 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am
  • Sea Shanties – Celtic Choristers Choir – East Pier 10th September

    Celtic Choristers are a Male Voice Choir with a wide repertoire from popular, jazz, classical, traditional and spiritual musical genres. Join us at 14:00 on Sunday 10th September on the East Pier sun shelter as the group celebrate the Dun Laoghaire Harbour Bicentenary with  sea shanties for all the...

    10th September 2017 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
  • Treasure Hunt – Sunday 17th September 17

    Treasure Hunt Prizes 1st Prize A voucher for a family dinner for Toscana Dun Laoghaire or The Gourmet Food Parlour to the value of €150. 2nd Prize A voucher for family cinema tickets for IMC Cinema in Dun Laoghaire to the value of €70. 3rd Prize A voucher for the Art & Hobby Shop to... Read ...

    17th September 2017
  • Open House – Sunday 15th October 2017

    Open House in an annual event taking place in October. Its an extensive programme of talks, tours and exhibitions, it is the goal of Open House to highlight the buildings of Dublin that have altered our vision of the city over time, shaped how we live and inspire new ways of living in the future.......

    15th October 2017