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Free Fathers Day Event
Free Fathers Day Event
  16/06 to 16/06
+353 (0)1 878 1323
FREE Father’s Day event on June 16th between 12.30 – 5.00pm. Visit our Father’s Day lounge on the ground floor for fun games the whole family can enjoy. Meet Kenny Cunningham and challenge Dad to a Keepy-Uppy competition. Theres live World Cup matches, music, drone demonstrations and lots, lots more.
Times: 12.30 - 5.00pm
Admission: FREE
Jervis Shopping Centre Dublin
Summer Solstice Spectacular!
Summer Solstice Spectacular!
  14/06 to 23/06
The GAA Museum at Croke Park is celebrating the ancient tradition of Summer Solstice with a truly enchanting family-friendly evening and Celtic-themed live performance on June 22. In addition to the performance your ticket will also include Croke Park pitch viewings with GAA Museum tour guides, access to the GAA Museum and Interactive Games Zone
Times: 6pm & 8pm Admission: Adult: €16, Child €12, U.3's F
GAA Museum, Croke Park Dublin
Malahide Castle Fairy Trail
Malahide Castle Fairy Trail
Join us for the launch of the magical FairyTrail at Malahide Castle in aid of Share a Dream Foundation.  Explore the enchanted woodlands of the West Lawn and experience what will be the best interactive Fairy Trail Dublin has yet to see! There will be lots of entertainment and fun in addition to the excitement of being one of the first to experience (and tell others about!) the magic at Malahide Castle.
Times: 12pm - 7pm Admission: Family €20 - Child €4 - Adult €7.50
Malahide North Dublin
Dublin City Street Velodrome
Dublin City Street Velodrome
  14/06 to 16/06
(01)222 2222
Get a taste of track cycling on the world’s only pop up velodrome StreetVelodrome brings 3 days of FREE family entertainment to Smithfield Square Saturday will host Dublin’s Cycling Village & Family Fun
Times: June 14-15 10am to 6
Admission: FREE for spectators
Smithfield Square,Dublin 7
Laya City Spectacular
Laya City Spectacular
  06/07 to 08/07
+353 (1) 661 3788
Laya Healthcare’s City Spectacular will return this July. Entry to this family friendly festival is entirely free of charge. The festival runs over three days in Dublin and two days in Cork, showcasing the best in international street performance, interactive family activities, delicious artisan producers and street food from around the world as well as a pet wellness area with DSPCA.
Times: 12pm - 8pm Admission: FREE
Merrion Square, Dublin
Roald Dahl's Fantastic Mr Fox
Roald Dahl's Fantastic Mr Fox
  13/06 to 24/06
Following on from the Sell-Out Success of Summer 2017’s James & the Giant Peach, this year Mill Productions will be bringing another Roald Dahl Classic to the dlr Mill Theatre stage in June 2018 - Fantastic Mr Fox!  This production will certainly end the academic year on a high note but it will book out fast so please book early!
Times: Weekdays 10am & 11.4 Admission: Adult: €16 /Children U12:€14 /
dlr Mill Theatre Dundrum Town Centre Dublin
<span style='text-transform:uppercase;'>NPC</span> Education Conference
Npc Education Conference
01 887 4034
The NPC Education Conference 2018 takes place on Saturday, 16th June at the National College of Ireland. Speakers will include experts in the area of education and parental involvement from Ireland and the Netherlands All parents are invited to attend free of charge and lunch will be provided. Places are limited, to secure your attendance you must register in advance.
Times: 10:30am - 4pm Admission: FREE
National College of Ireland, Mayor Street, Dublin
Dublin Kite Festival
Dublin Kite Festival
  10/06 to 10/06
Fun, fresh air and frolics are promised for the Dublin Kite Festival taking place at North Bull Island, Clontarf. With FREE entertainment all day long, it’s the perfect way to spend a summer Sunday with family and friends. Brought to you by Dublin City Council.
Times: 11 am - 5 pm Admission: FREE
Dollymount Strand, North Bull Island, Dublin
<span style='text-transform:uppercase;'>SENSE</span>able Tots!
SenseAble Tots!
+353 1 906 0861
This June, EPIC is are delighted to welcome Karen from SENSEable Tots who will be running a fun sensory workshop for your little ones. Learn through messy play and exploration at this session, and be sure to wear clothes suitable for messy play! There will be free tea and coffee provided by Bakehouse CHQ, as well as some lovely treats and a chance to sit back, relax and have the chats. (Ages 6 months - 3.5 yrs). Tickets available via Eventbrite.
Times: 10am - 11:30am Admission: €10
EPIC The Irish Emigration Museum, CHQ, Dublin
Playstival with the Happy Bear
Playstival With The Happy Bear
  11/08 to 12/08
086 152 2200
Set across two days in August at the beautiful Airfield Estate and working farm in Dundrum, Dublin 14, the aim of Playstival with The Happy Pear is to create unforgettable days of play for families, and a wholesome and delight-filled alternative to screen-based fun. The focus of Playstival is to experience a more innocent approach to games and play.
Times: 9:00 - 13:00, 14:00 - 18:00
Admission: Standard €12.42
Airfield Estate, Dundrum Dublin