Busy Bank Holiday Weekend Ahead
Dublin Port’s Riverfest
Sat 30th May – Mon 1st June
This June Bank Holiday, North Wall Quay will once again play host to the Dublin Port’s Riverfest, with a jam packed programme of entertainment and family fun.
A huge array of activities are planned over the course of the weekend including the arrival of 3 tall ships and four schooners, which berth at North Wall Quay for the weekend. There will be try-it-out kayaking sessions on the Liffey, Dublin Bay Cruises (St. Bridget will offer three three trips daily out into Dublin Bay) and the Jeanie Johnson will once again be offering free tours over the course of the weekend. Dublin Tug Boats, Shackleton & Beaufort, perform their amazing dances again…not to be missed.
Further details of the maritime festival programme of events on : http://dublinriverfest.com/programme/
Dublin Bay Old Gaffers Association Regatta
Fri 29th May – Mon 1st June
The DBOGA Regatta, based at the Poolbeg Boat and Yacht Club, is timed to coincide with the Dubin Port Company's hugely successful Riverfest.
Weather permitting on Saturday the OGA will race in Dublin Bay for the Leinster Plate Trophy. Skippers Briefing on Saturday at 10.30am, at PYBC.
On Sunday they will sail upriver and berth alongside the North quays, to enjoy the 2015 Riverfest atmosphere until 16.30 when they will slip lines and parade down river back to PYBC.
On Monday the OGA will join the Tall Ships out to Dublin Bay in their farewell Parade of Sail.
To register, please contact David Owens ASAP at firstname.lastname@example.org or contact him on + 353 87 7642 94
Join us at Poolbeg Yacht & Boat Club for an eventful weekend in conjunction with the Riverfest festival.
Great socialising, lots of music and plenty of craic!