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What To Do Today: Your IMAGE Guide To The Weekend


by Niamh ODonoghue
17th Jun 2017
What To Do Today: Your IMAGE Guide To The Weekend

Looking for something to do this weekend? Go fly your kite, go vegan, or celebrate PRIDE. Happy weekend from Image!


Fly Your Kite Here

The annual Dublin Kite Festival takes place tomorrow, June 18th, on Dollymount?beach.?With free entertainment all day long, it is the perfect way to spend a summer Sunday with family and friends. The fun kicks off from 11 AM and Kite flyers of all levels are welcome! For more info click here.

Celebrate Pride At The MOTHER Block Party Here

The Pride Block Party will take place next Saturday, 24 June, at the outdoor venue at The Tivoli Theatre, Francis St. Featuring live sets from Scandinavian Eurovision ?Euphoria? star Loreen, Choice Music Prize nominated electronic artist Daithi, ‘disco devilment provided by the fierce Faune. We’ll also have DJ Sets from Panti Bliss, the inimitable MOTHER DJs, and performances from some of the best party queens on the scene, Veda & Her Witches. Also expect plenty of food stalls for refuelling and bespoke interactive installations. Tickets €20 + booking fee. For more info and tickets click here.

Prepare For The Dublin Makers Festival Here

Attention all makers, tinkerers, inventors, hackers and do-it-yourselfers: a creative carnival of show and tell, Dublin Maker is set to take over Merrion Square this Summer, transforming it into a spectacular family-friendly festival of invention, creativity and resourcefulness – and you’re invited. It’s a while away yet, but it gives all you thinkers, do-ers, smellers, eaters, creators, and talkers to think of a way to take part! For more information or to register for this free event visit dublinmaker.ie

Celebrate James Joyce Here

June 16th is Bloomsday, the very day in 1904 on which all the action of James Joyce’s renowned novel Ulysses takes place. A lively celebration of all things Joyce, join avid Joyceans from all over the world as they descend on Dublin on June 16th. From breakfasts to readings, songs, and bicycle rallies – you’ll find it all happening on June 16th! Find all your local Joyce events here.

Enjoy A Vegan Supper Here

Brother Hubbard is one of the city’s best-loved caf’s. Known for their spin on middle eastern cuisine, they have recently expanded into supper clubs and it is all going splendidly. This long table dinner will see the folks at Brother Hubbard apply their signature flair to a vegan menu brimming with flavour and showing off fine local, seasonal produce.?Meet some new friends and bond over culinary experiences at Brother Hubbard, where the food is less sugar and more spice. Tickets €34.95, click here for more yummy info.

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