Things to do in Dublin: Hunter's Weekend Picks

It's finally here and you know what we're going to say; get to the park, a garden, door step,  window ledge whatever but just make hay for goodness sakes! Here's what else is happening apart from y'know...sun.   Open Air Cinema  Sandymount Tidy Towns Community Association and DCC are delighted to present a screening of one of our favourite movies, Billy Elliot on Sandymount Green. They're encouraging you to bring your rugs, blankets, picnics and alcohol free drinks. Film starts when the sun goes down. Shot 2016-05-13 at 16.51.55Family Event  To celebrate the wonderful diversity of families in Ireland the sixth annual Family Day Festival is taking place this Sunday 15 May from 11am in Wolfe Tone Square. All entertainment, workshops, games and activities are FREE! Plus there's lots more to keep the kids entertained including the record attempting Ireland’s Biggest Family Tree, and Caterpillar the Half labyrinth, half Chinese dragon, the Caterpillar will bend and wind its way across Wolfe Tone Square! Screen Shot 2016-05-13 at 16.49.23Howth  The Howth Peninsula with its picturesque harbour , lighthouses, beaches, walks, martello towers and sea life has  some of the finest scenery in Ireland with magnificent panoramas over Dublin Bay. You'll also find some great restaurants, pubs and wine bars and on Saturday there's a craft market in the Abbey Tavern. Go early as the Dart will be packed!