July in Ireland might not be as hot as in other countries, but Dublin is definitely one of the liveliest cities in Europe! This weekend’s best of the best includes music (music is what we breathe in Dublin!), science, family events and much more!


No more talking, let’s dive right into our  Dublin weekend events!

1. The Colour of Light… | Jul 15 – Aug 23

Colour! in the Ark,  dublin weekend events

Dublin’s hub for family and children’s’ activities, The Ark is organising a summer event called Colour! which is introduces little ones to the world of… colour, no surprise! This week’s theme is the wonders of stained glass, where kids can learn and create their own artwork with the help of the renowned artist John Kavanagh. Time for a little fun!


2. The Classic Beatles in the SupperClub | Jul 25

The Beatles  dublin weekend events

Book your tickets with or without the 2-course yummy meal in the SupperClub for Saturday and spend an evening remembering the 4 Liverpool boys who made rock history!


3. Dublin Live Art Festival | Jul 24

The Dublin Live Art Festival dublin weekend events

Art comes alive this weekend in the capital of the Emerald Isle, as the the Art Lot, MART, and the Casino in Marino host a wide array of events which honour local live artists as well as artists from the 4 corners of the globe! Come and see for yourself!


4. The Festival of Curiosity | Jul 23 – 26

The Festival of Curiosity in Dublin dublin weekend events

Culture, technology and sciences make this festival one of the most unique of its kind. Bring all the family and stand in awe at the lively programme full of surprises during the day, and at the scientific installations at night! Pick and choose from a wide array of mysterious programmes brought to you by the one of the most innovative festivals in Europe!


5. Vodafone Comedy Festival | Jul 23 – 26

The Vodafone Comedy Festival in dublin weekend events

The four-day programme of the Vodafone Comedy Festival looks more than promising! Don’t let the rain dampen your spirits, join us in a celebration of the best medicine in the world!



At The National Wax Museum Plus, we hope you can make the most out of your summer weekends in Dublin! Don’t forget to say hi to our iconic figures such as our preeeeecious Gollum, Superman and Pierce Brosnan!


Article written by Dorottya Kiss, our Hungarian-born marketing intern currently on a work placement from her French university. She’s a big fan of Dublin and of everything Irish!