Follow Lovin Dublin

Here's Why Dublin Car Spaces Will Look A Little Different Tomorrow

By Sharron

September 14, 2017 at 12:11pm


Friday 15th September is Dublin Park(ing) Day!

The initiative was started in San Francisco back in 2005 and now, it's making an appearance right here in Dublin.

It sees car parking spaces in the city transformed into mini public parks, games or art installations for one day. 

The aim of the day is to promote creativity, civic engagement, unscripted social interactions, generosity and play around the city.

Artists and designers as well as urban, environmental and public health activists will create unique installations around the city that'll each make a statement in favour of more people-friendly streets.

It's happening all around the city but to check out what parklet is closest to you, have a look at their interactive map.

READ NEXT: This Irish Band Showing You Around Dublin Will Give You Goosebumps


Join the Lovin Dublin Newsletter

* indicates required


Marketing Permissions

Please select all the ways you would like to hear from Lovin Media Group:

You can unsubscribe at any time by clicking the link in the footer of our emails. For information about our privacy practices, please visit our website.

We use Mailchimp as our marketing platform. By clicking below to subscribe, you acknowledge that your information will be transferred to Mailchimp for processing. Learn more about Mailchimp's privacy practices here.