7 Must-Do Activities for This Bank Holiday Weekend

Words: Shamim de Brún
Images: Unsplash, Instagram, Press

Ghoulish gals and ghastly guys, the witching hour is upon us. To mark our excitement for a truly haunting weekend, we’ve put together a guide to Dublin’s best Halloween events all about food and drink. We have combed the city to provide you with a blood-curdling and spooky range of things to do over the banker so you don’t have to.

Go forth and enjoy a much needed long weekend.

The Kraken’s ‘Trick’ or ‘Treat’ Cocktail Bar
Camden Street

Experience a one-of-a-kind pop-up ‘Trick’ or ‘Treat’ cocktail bar hosted by The Kraken Black Spiced on October 27. Enjoy devilishly delicious cocktails, tempting treats, and surprises from ‘The Beast.’ Tickets are limited, so book early for an unforgettable night.

Nine, Bray

Enjoy a delightful family-inspired dining experience at Nine in Bray. Their ever-changing menu offers a three-course set menu for just €55, with optional wine pairings. Don’t miss the exciting supper clubs on Friday and Saturday evenings.

Bushmills X Gra Chocolate Pop-Up
Eat Yard

Get your chocolate fix with bespoke spiked hot chocolate at this unique pop-up collaboration between Bushmills and Grá Chocolates. It’s an affordable and delicious way to warm up this bank holiday weekend.

Wines from Down Under – A Tasting Experience
The Fumbally Stables

Join a wine-tasting and travel slideshow event on October 27 at The Fumbally Stables. Explore unusual wines from South Australia, including Australian prosecco, Riesling, and sparkling red. Plus, they might sneak in a Polish wine for a unique twist.

A Spooky Party
The Church

Dive into the Halloween spirit at the Church event on October 29. Expect a night of spooky pop music, captivating drag performances, and prizes for the best costumes. It’s a must-attend Halloween bash.

The Green Hour: An Absinthe & Blues Experience
The Little Pig Speakeasy

Unveil the mysteries of absinthe at The Little Pig Speakeasy on October 29. Enjoy an absinthe-tasting experience while being serenaded by blues music. Immerse yourself in the ambience of the Belle Époque for a unique evening.

Enjoy yizzer banker gals and ghouls!

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