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7 Things You Can Do This Weekend In Dublin That Don't Involve Drinking

By katedemolder

May 13, 2017 at 8:57am


Looking for something to do this weekend that won't make you feel crap by Sunday?

We gotchu. 

There's plenty of things going on this weekend that doesn't revolve around tipples, just see for yourself...

1. David O'Doherty, Vicar Street

Yes, yer man from 8 Out Of 10 Cats is gracing Dublin once more.

The self-proclaimed 'Aldi Bublé' and 'Ryanair Enya' is hitting Vicar Street on Sundy, May 14 for an evening of brand new jokes, songs, and boldness. 

Tickets are €25 and can be bought here.

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2. The Magic of Motown, Olympia Theatre

Music fans are invited to the biggest party of the year as the unstoppable Magic of Motown show steams into town today. 

Celebrate the sound of a generation as the timeless music of Marvin Gaye, Diana Ross, Stevie Wonder, The Temptations, The Supremes, The Four Tops, Martha Reeves, Jackson 5, Lionel Richie, Smokey Robinson and many more sensationally recreated for you by an exceptionally talented cast and band.

Tickets are €38.50 and can be bought here

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3. Watch Eurovision Live, The Lighthouse Cinema 

It's all kicking off this Saturday, May 13 in Smithfield

Bring your mates for a night of singing, heckling and glitter. It's gonna be a super-fun night so get your tickets while you can. Book now right here

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4. Pawsitivity In The City, Merrion Square

Yep, a whole day dedicated to dogs.

This free event on Sunday gives you the chance to meet fellow dog lovers, cuddle with puppies from the ISPCA and chat to experts for advice on all aspects of feed, care and play. 

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5. Handstand Workshop, YogaHub

Were you always the kid who couldn't do handstands?


Well now's your chance to conquer your fears and get back up on that horse. Let YogaHub be your guide tomorrow. 

Tickets are €25 with member discounts and can be bought right here

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6. Inflatable Zipline, Harold's Cross Festival

Now we're talking.

There will actually be a full inflatable zipline ready to play with in Harold's Cross this weekend, to celebrate the village in all its glory. Check it out right here

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7. Kayaking, The Liffey

Get stuck into the city right at the heart of it with some river kayaking. A perspective you rarely ever see - just try not to fall in!

€15 per person - can be booked right here

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Surely one of them will float your boat, or perhaps, your kayak...?

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