The Earl of Pembroke Tall Ship

The Earl of Pembroke is just one of the many stunning tall ships which will be present at Riverfest 2017 this June Bank Holiday, Saturday 3rd – Monday 5th of June. Climb on board the Earl of Pembroke and be transported back in time, tours will be taking place from 12pm – 6pm daily over […]


The Shtandart Tall Ship

We are delighted to be welcoming The Shtandart Tall Ship to Riverfest 2017! Not only will you be able to gaze at this beauty gliding through the River Liffey, you will also be able to climb aboard for a tour, from 12pm – 6pm over the Riverfest Festival weekend. It’s History… The Frigate Shtandart is […]


Watch JAWS on the big screen at Riverfest 2017!

We are delighted to announce that Retro Drive-in Movies will be part of #Riverfest2017! Discover a cinema experience like no other with the world’s largest outdoor screen! Rock Up, Roll In and watch a movie from the comfort of your car listening to the movies on your car stereo. Yes, you can listen to the movie from your car […]


City Kayaking at Riverfest 2017

City Kayaking run fantastic guided Kayaking trips on the River Liffey through the heart of Dublin City Centre. These trips really give you the chance to see the city from a different angle while also exploring underneath some of Dublin’s most famous bridges. It truly is the ultimate urban adventure in Dublin! 


Dublin Bay Cruises Festival Trips

Enjoy front row seats at this years Riverfest from the MV St Bridget. Dublin Bay Cruises are delighted to announce their exclusive Riverfest sailing schedule. With round trips on the Liffey departing at 11am,1pm and 3pm into Dublin Port and Docks and out on the bay ALL weekend. Sip a beer or a glass of […]


Street Entertainment & Workshops

As well as DJ’s and competitions daily, open air markets, Funfair Attractions, Children’s Choir, Shanty Singers, Art Workshops and Pirate Demonstrations to name but a few, we will also be joined for Dublin Port Riverfest by entertainers from Tumble Circus and Barren Carousels. They will be on hand over the whole bank holiday weekend to […]


Win a Berth on 15 Day Gulden Leeuw Tallship Voyage

This is the opportunity of a lifetime to win a berth on the Tall Ship Gulden Leeuw for a 15 day voyage from 25th May – 8th June 2014. Join 43 other young people (age 18-25 years) on this fantastic trip from Belfast to Dublin and back to Bangor. The voyage includes two days hiking/camping […]


Georgian Choir & Dancers

We cannot tell you how lucky we are to have the company of Rustavi Singers and Sukhishvili dancers, both Georgian, at Dublin Port Riverfest.   Songs and dances for work and war, spectacular costumes, the unique Georgian style of polyphonic singing and rich voices characterize the Rustavi Choir. Their sacred hymns with their overlapping, continuously […]


Moira Sweeny’s “Rhythms of a Port” Exhibition

Audio Visual Artwork on Dublins’ Docks for Riverfest 2014 Moira Sweeney’s unique audio-visual artwork Rhythms of a Port will be exhibited as part of Riverfest 2014 in the heart of the Dublin Docklands. Multiple screens displaying video and photography will hang from the rafters of the stunning Redbrick Warehouse by the Samuel Beckett Bridge on […]


Pirate Brethren Invade Dublin Port Riverfest

We have been reliably informed that the 3 tall ships and 4 schooners coming from Belfast may have pirates onboard! The ship’s crews will be joined for the festivities at Dublin Port Riverfest by The Pirate Brethren from Liverpool, UK. They will be on hand for the three day festival taking part in sword fights […]


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