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Dublin on a Budget: Free Events in June 2024

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The Emerald Isle shines in the summer sun and Dublin bursts with life in June. But what if your pockets are a little lighter than Guinness? Fear not, culture vultures and fun seekers! Dublin has a fantastic selection of free events to keep you entertained all month long.

Festival Fun:

  1. Festival UCD
  • Data: June 8, 2024
  • Location: UCD, Bellfield. 
  • Immerse yourself in the vibrant university scene at the annual UCD festival. Expect live music, student performances, quirky competitions and a chance to explore the historic campus.
  1. Festival Bloomsday
  • Data: June 16, 2024
  • Location: Various locations in Dublin 
  • Celebrate James Joyce’s literary masterpiece, Ulysses, with readings, performances and walking tours. Dress up in Edwardian attire and join in the festivities that bring famous scenes from the novel to life.
  1. Dublin City Summer Concert Series
  • Data: Every Sunday in June
  • Location: Santo Estevão Green 
  • Enjoy a variety of musical performances in the picturesque setting of St. Stephen’s Green. From classical to contemporary, these concerts provide a delightful way to spend a Sunday afternoon.
  1. Culture Night at the National Gallery
  • Data: June 21, 2024
  • Location: National Gallery of Ireland 
  • Explore the National Gallery after hours during Culture Night. With guided tours, interactive workshops and live performances, this event offers a unique cultural experience for all ages.
  1. Docklands Summer Festival
  • Data: June 8-9, 2024
  • Location: Grand Canal Dock 
  • This family-friendly festival offers water sports, live music, food stalls and entertainment. The Docklands Summer Festival is a perfect way to enjoy the vibrant waterfront area.
  1. Phoenix Park Biodiversity Week
  • Data: June 10 to 16, 2024
  • Location: Phoenix Park 
  • Celebrate Biodiversity Week with guided nature walks, workshops and talks focused on the flora and fauna of Phoenix Park. It is an excellent opportunity to discover Dublin’s natural heritage.
  1. Outdoor yoga sessions
  • Data: Every Saturday in June
  • Location: Parque Merrion Square 
  • Attend free yoga sessions every Saturday morning. Whether you’re an experienced yogi or a beginner, these sessions offer a great way to relax and rejuvenate in the heart of the city.
  1. World Street Artists Championship
  • Data: June 28 to 30, 2024
  • Location: Merrion Square 
  • Watch some of the world’s best street artists compete in this exciting championship. Expect a mix of comedy, stunts and magic that will keep the whole family entertained.
  1. Art exhibitions at Hugh Lane Gallery
  • Data: Throughout the month of June
  • Location: Hugh Lane Gallery 
  • Visit the Hugh Lane Gallery to explore exhibitions of contemporary and modern art. The gallery offers free entry, making it accessible to all art enthusiasts.
  1. Film screenings at Meeting House Square
  • Data: Every Friday in June
  • Location: Meeting House Square, Temple Bar 
  • Enjoy outdoor movie screenings of classic and contemporary films. Bring a blanket, some snacks and enjoy a cinematic experience under the stars.
  1. Dublin Pride Parade
  • Data: June 29, 2024
  • Location: City center 
  • Join the celebration of diversity and inclusion at the Dublin Pride Parade. This colorful and joyful event is a highlight of the city’s social calendar.

Finding More Free Fun:

  • Dublin events guide: This fantastic resource [Dublin Events Guide] provides a comprehensive list of free events taking place in Dublin every week. Sign up for the newsletter to stay in the loop.
  • Eventbrite: Search “free events” or “Dublin” on Eventbrite [Eventbrite] to discover hidden gems and unique experiences happening throughout June.

Bonus tip: Many of Dublin’s museums offer free entry on specific days or nights. Check their websites for details and plan your exploration accordingly.

So, with a little planning, you can have a fantastic and fun-filled June in Dublin! From lively festivals to cultural explorations, the city has something for everyone. Lace up your shoes, pack your picnic basket and get ready to experience the magic of Dublin on a budget.

Author: Thiago

I moved to Ireland 2012. I work as a business administrator and travel a lot to Europe with my work. I enjoy writing and athletics during my vacation and try to visit friends and family every year in Brazil.
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