6 Things You Need To Know If You're Heading To Forbidden Fruit This Weekend

A dreamy weekend lies ahead.

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Forbidden Fruit, ya little ride.

All the fun of a festival without having to trek too far or sleep in a sweaty tent.

Taking place over the next three days in Kilmainham, we've drawn up a delish list of all the info you're likely to need for the weekend ahead.

1. Opening times

Friday: 4pm

Saturday: 2pm

Sunday: 2pm

Music ends at 10.45pm each evening.

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2. Getting there

  • Easy Peasy: Free Bulmers Buses will pick up at Harcourt Street at 30 minute intervals starting at 4pm on Friday and at 2pm Saturday and Sunday.  
  • Luas: Take the Red Line from Abbey Street to Heuston Station, then it's a 5 minute walk from there.
  • Dublin Bus:

40, 123 or 13 from Upper O'Connell Street or College Green

79, 79A from Aston Quay or Temple Bar

25A from Wellington Quay or Temple Bar

  • Taxi: Ask to go to James Street and Bow Lane - that's as far as they can bring you.
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3. Weather

It looks like the current scorcher is set to continue - minus the small threat of thundershowers on Saturday. Make sure you have sunblock, a zippie and sunnies at the ready!

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4. Must-see acts

Friday: Kerri Chandler, Gerd Janson B2B Detroit Swindle

Saturday: Tame Impala, DJ Deece, Jungle, Tale Of Us

Sunday: Tiga, Âme, Jackmaster

Full lineup and scheduling below.

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5. Forbidden Fruit Night 2016

The party ain't over at 10.45pm, my friends... In fact, it will just be kicking off. There are a heap of official Forbidden Fruit afterparties taking place across the city. Here's our pick of the best each night:

Friday: Detroit Swindle at The Malibu Club

Saturday: Jungle (DJ set) with Lumo Club

Sunday: Deece Series - Jackmaster with DJ Deece

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6. Other things to check out

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Getting FOMO already? 

Sunday tickets are sold out, but three-day tickets as well as Friday and Saturday tickets are still available – pick them up here.

This is gonna be greaaaaat!

READ NEXT: SNEAK PEEK: Here's What We Saw Behind The Scenes Today At The Sun-Drenched Forbidden Fruit Site

Written By

Fíodhna Horan Murphy

Fíodhna is deputy editor of Lovin Dublin and the Lovin Group. She's mad into music, gigs, cans by the canal and anything leopard print.

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