Dublin Marathon 2019 Route & Traffic Diversions

The annual Dublin Marathon will take place on Sunday 27th October around Dublin City. Over 20,000 runners from 50 different countries will take part, leaving Merrion Square at 9am. We have all the details you need to know regarding road closures and restrictions in place throughout the weekend. Don’t forget, there is always live traffic… Continue reading Dublin Marathon 2019 Route & Traffic Diversions

National Ploughing Championships 2019: the AA Roadwatch guide

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The 88th National Ploughing Championships takes place this year in Ballintrane, Fenagh, County Carlow from Tuesday 17th to Thursday 19th September, 2019. The Ploughing Championships is Europe’s largest outdoor exhibition and agricultural trade show. Over 240,000 patrons attended last year’s event. Due to the large numbers expected, traffic delays are inevitable. It is therefore essential… Continue reading National Ploughing Championships 2019: the AA Roadwatch guide

All you need to know about Ironman 70.3 Dún Laoghaire 2019

Ironman 70.3 returns to Dún Laoghaire on Sunday 25th August. The course will take in parts of south Dublin and north Wicklow, bringing road closures and traffic diversions to affected areas. ROUTE A 1.9km swim will kick off the day, and take place early Sunday morning in Scotsman’s Bay, Dún Laoghaire. Swimmers will exit the… Continue reading All you need to know about Ironman 70.3 Dún Laoghaire 2019

The Best St. Patrick’s Day 2019 Parades in Ireland

We’ve put together information on 120 of the biggest and best St. Patrick’s Day parades that will be taking place across the country on the weekend of March 17th. Before you set out to join your local celebration – or make alternative travel plans for the big day – make sure to check below for… Continue reading The Best St. Patrick’s Day 2019 Parades in Ireland

What to expect at the Dublin Horse Show

The Dublin Horse Show takes place this year from Wednesday 8th to Sunday 12th August.  You’ll horse through our short guide in no time! Opening times The official public opening time is 9am. The Main Hall entrance will be open from that time each day. The public can enter the showgrounds via the RDS Concert… Continue reading What to expect at the Dublin Horse Show

The National Ploughing Championships 2016

It’s that time of year again to pack the sandwiches and flasks of tea, as The National Ploughing Championships returns from Tues 20th until Thurs 22nd Sept. The event is Ireland and Europe’s largest outdoor exhibition and Agricultural Trade Show, with some of the finest food, machinery, farming attire and of course ploughing, around. Now… Continue reading The National Ploughing Championships 2016