This annual appointment for families is back again at the RDS, hours of fun and shared memories are to be expected. The event is home to an array of attraction that suits all ages and tastes including Ireland’s only looping roller coaster. The Winter Founderland is open during a month from the 14th of December. Note that there are not open on Christmas day. All the information’s here.
Dublin Bowie Festival
A year after David Bowie passed away, Dublin hosted its very first Bowie Festival. After this successful first run, the festival is back this January from the 5th to the 10th. This second edition takes place in many venues across the centre of Dublin and includes movie and documentary screenings, debates and discussions, markets, DJs, literary art and fashion events. To have a look at the full line up, go to the festival website here.
Good Morning Mr Turner
Visit the annual Turner watercolours exhibition at the National Gallery of Ireland from the 1st of January to the 31st. This year the exhibition will be complemented by etching and drawings by Kerry-based master printmaker Niall Naessens. On the 15th, the National Gallery of Ireland will host an exquisite evening of masterpieces, music and food to celebrate the return of this exhibition. After a tour, you will be invited to unwind with a buffet supper and relax with live music. More info on the exhibition and the Flavours of Art event on the National Gallery website.