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A Fair land grass and spoons high res

Where: The Irish Museum of Modern Art When: 12th – 28th August 2016 This summer IMMA is collaborating with Grizedale Arts to create an extraordinary new project called ‘A Fair Land’, which will see a re-imagining of The Royal Hospital’s stunning cobblestoned quadrant as a small village. This exciting project will take shape as a


Iverna in partnership with The Dean Hotel present: The Sunday Edition Location: The Dean Hotel, 33 Harcourt Street, Dublin Date: Sunday, July 3rd from 2:00pm to 5:30pm Iverna on-line gallery, owned and operated by our friend James Earley, is bringing some of Ireland’s top artists up to our Blue Room for a series of intimate


World Tapas Day is being celebrated simultaneously in many cities around the world today with tastings, cooking demonstrations, activities in local markets, and much much more… But we think one of the best way to celebrate World Tapas Day on June 16th is to head to Taste of Dublin and enjoy a couple of mini

Outside Shot

We love to let you know when the coolest events are happening around Dublin. One of our favourite weekends of the year is rolling around again, The Wellington Weekender at The Workman’s Club. Taking place on 24- 26, June, it’s full to the brim with music, comedy, craic, a market, a mouth-burning-wing-eating competition, deadly DJs

Aidan Kelly

This edition of #thisisOURdublin shines a light on one of the most interesting individuals in our fair city! Mr. Aidan Kelly. DJ, artist, photographer and all round nice guy. Read on for his take on Dublin, in his own words!   “I can’t help it but I’m a creature that stumbles around in the mornings,

Dean Dublin I fell in love here

First thing that catches people’s eyes walking into our Dean Dublin lobby is the glowing Neon LED sign “I Fell in Love Here”. It sits proudly over the otherwise fashionably low lit check-in of the lobby. But what some don’t realise is that this is actually a deadly piece of artwork designed by well-known English

Parnell Street China Town

Chinese New Year 2016, February 6th – 21st This month Dublin welcomes the Chinese New Year. The Year of the Monkey falls on the 8th of Feb and we’re up for joining in the celebrations and ringing in the New Year all over again. There are a host of super cool events showcasing the true traditions


A Dublin day & night with real live humans who dwell in our city. This week #thisisOURdublin is from Jo Linehan, a Dublin-based stylist and writer and Editor at Large of The Coven. The former IMAGE Magazine editor has returned from a freelancing stint in New York where she styled for Barneys NY. Now, she’s

2014 Leopardstown Christmas Festival, Leopardstown Racecourse, Dublin 28/12/2014
The At The Races Maiden Hurdle
Identity Thief ridden by Bryan Cooper clears the last fence on his way to winning
Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Ryan Byrne

A not-to-be-missed traditional highlight of the Irish horse racing calendar (not to mention the social calendar!) is the annual Leopardstown Christmas Festival. This festival offers National Hunt racing, or fancy horse racing in layman’s terms, at its very best over 4 spectacular days. The festival kicks off on Saturday 26th December and features some of

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The Dean meets Limerick’s own sweet queen, Nicole Dunphy, founder of Pandora Bell Confectionary.  In our fifth instalment of the #thisisOURdublin – Who Makes That?series, we hook up with Nicole Dunphy, founder of Pandora Bell, the multi award winning Irish confectionary company based in Limerick city   Pandora Bell was dreamt up by Nicole in