Tag: Bicentenary

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.

Walking Tours of Harbour

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

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 Art Design and Technology With musical support from Newpark… Read more »

The Kingstown 200 welcomes Dublin Bay 24 periwinkle

The historic Dublin Bay 24 Periwinkle is coming home to Dun Laoghaire Harbour this July. The boat will take part in the Kingstown 200. This unique race takes place on the 8th July as part of the Bienniel Dun Laoghaire Regatta. The race is a celebration of the Harbours Bicentenary and will welcome classic boats… Read more »

From Thomas Moore to the Beatles and Beyond

Dun Laoghaire Rathdown County Council in association with the IADT present From Thomas Moore to the Beatles and Beyond. 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 College of Art Design… Read more »

Marine Art Exhibition Spring/Summer 2017

A local group of Marine Artists return to the East Pier Dun Laoghaire this Spring/Summer. The artists exhibit a variety of different artistic perspectives of Dun Laoghaire Harbour and surrounds. The exhibition is open to new local artists who wish to exhibit during the Bicentenary year.  An application form can be downloaded below April 15th,… Read more »

Share your written stories

This is your opportunity to share your written stories about the Harbour and those of your families with the world !