Don’t be bored this weekend, get out and get active! And if being outdoors on your day off isn’t your thing, then we’ve got you covered too. With the help of Discover Ireland and the Wild Atlantic Way websites, we’ve sourced the best bits. There’s plenty of things to do in Ireland this weekend:
- Family Christmas Market – Dublin
On Sunday 20 November at the Dublin Food Co-Op, there will be more than 40 stalls brimming with local art, design, organic gifts and more. This local family Christmas market will keep the entire family entertained. With a special, free zone for kids, the little ones can indulge in some face painting or even get their hands dirty with an art workshop. Admission is free! Check it out here.
- Guinness Series 2016: Ireland v New Zealand – Dublin
This Saturday at the Aviva Stadium, Ireland will take on the reigning world champions New Zealand this November. Experience two of rubgy’s most high-profile teams battle it out in an adrenaline-fuelled clash. Check it out here.
- Cork Science Festival – Cork
Fancy using your brain and learning new things? The Cork Science Festival is Cork's premier event showcasing science, technology, engineering and mathematics to young people, their parents and teachers. It takes place from November 12th to 25th! Check it out here.
- Hidden Ireland Tours – Kerry
Want to see the real Ireland that’s waiting on your doorstep? Hidden Ireland Tours provide corporate, conference and incentive travel groups visiting the Southwest of Ireland with a suite of personalized services and opportunities to experience the “hidden” Ireland. For centuries, these great trips take visitors on journeys of immense beauty, sprinkled with riches of nature and culture. Read more here.
- Big Adventure Sea Safari – Mayo
Sea Safari from Rosmoney pier, which is an 8-minute drive from Westport, is a fleet based on the island of Collanmore in the heart of inner Clew Bay. The Adventure Islands provide a host of water activities including dinghy sailing, sea kayaking, deep sea fishing, sea safari powerboat rides, scuba diving, water skiing, wake boarding, surfing, kite surfing, stand-up paddle boarding, coasteering, and island BBQ. Land-based activities include combat games, archery, zorbing, laser clay pigeon shooting, bike hire, horse riding, orienteering and mountain trekking. Sounds perfect! Read more here.