stoneybatter festival

Discover the Heart of Dublin at the Stoneybatter Festival

Dublin is set to come alive with the Stoneybatter Festival from June 21st to June 23rd. This beloved festival promises a vibrant mix of culture, music, and community.

With over 100 events, the Stoneybatter Festival has something for everyone. From live music and food tastings to creative workshops and historical tours, it's a true reflection of the neighbourhood's eclectic spirit​​​​.

Friday, June 21st: Opening Night

The festival kicks off on Friday evening with a grand launch event. Pauline McGlynn, known as Mrs. Doyle from "Father Ted," will host the ceremony, featuring performances by the Stanhope Street School Choir and local bands​​. It's the perfect start to an exciting weekend.

Saturday, June 22nd: Explore and Enjoy

Saturday offers a variety of activities, including history trails, guided tours, and creative workshops. Unique events like a Spoken Word session at local hairdressers and pet portrait workshops add a special touch​​. Food lovers can indulge in tastings and competitions, while music fans can enjoy performances across the neighbourhood.

Sunday, June 23rd: Family Fun Day

On Sunday, Stoneybatter and Manor Street will be closed to traffic from 12 noon to 6 pm for a family fun day​​. Highlights include "The Great Batter Bake Off" with Pauline McGlynn and the popular Woofstock dog contest. The day will be filled with street performances, food stalls, and activities for all ages, ensuring a memorable festival finale.

The Stoneybatter Festival is a celebration of community and culture in one of Dublin's most historic neighbourhoods. It's an opportunity to meet friendly faces, and enjoy a diverse array of activities. Support local artists and businesses while immersing yourself in the vibrant atmosphere.

If you are a proud Stoneybatter local then be sure to check out our selection of Stoneybatter products including a tote bag and art print featuring some of the neighbourhood’s most iconic and adored bars, restaurants and landmarks available to purchase online or in Project 29 Stoneybatter!

For more details, visit the official Stoneybatter Festival website
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