SoGo Arts Festival

The SoGo Arts Festival in Dublin city centre will , this May Banl Holiday Weekend celebrate the coming of summer with a wide range of arts events. There will be something foe everyone from busking, funky fashion, food trail, car boot sale and and for the kids there will be street painting, face painting, Lambert Puppet Theatre Show and a kids discos.


SoGo Arts Festival Programme

  • Tug of War – Today FM take on Newstalk in a mighty battle of the presenters!
  •  The Best of Busking with Mutefish, The Mighty Steph, Captain Magic, Hot Sprockets amongst playing in LeCirk. Saturday is reggae day while Sunday will have a more soulful vibe, with bluegrass and trad sessions
  • Once in Waltons – a screening of the fabulous Once in the music store championed in the movie
  • Pimp My Art – guerrilla art: give your family portraits and dreary landscapes a rude awakening
  • Foodies Marc and Conor Bereen, the duo behind Coppinger Row and South William Bar, are coordinating a gastro-trail of all that is delicious in SoGo
  • The Big Breakfast with Declan O’ Regan from Le Geuleton
  • Buy and sell your wares at the Car Boot Sale in the eircom car park
  • Muzu TV will be streaming live webcams and broadcasting on screens in the SoGo area


SoGo Weekend Activities In Powerscourt

  • All Day Food Market
  • Crochet and Knitting Beginner Sessions
  • Una Gildea and the Illustrators Guild present ‘Drawers’- former Buttercups Space
  • 16.00 – 18.00 Aoife Casey’s Performance- former Circus space


1st May TBC

  • All Day –  DJ at the Loft Market
  • All Day – Food Market
  • All Day – Matcha Bar- Tea Tasting
  • 12-16.00 – Children’s Entertainment
  • 12-16.00 –   Children’s Crafts at Powerscourt Gallery
  • 12-16.00 –  Lambert Puppet Theatre Show
  • 15.00 – Bonsai Workshop
  • 16.00 – Russian and Ukranian Dance Troupe
  • 19.00 –  Magic of the Musicals-Powerscourt Gallery

2nd May TBC

  • All Day – Live Acoustic Music at the Loft Market
  • All Day – Una Gildea and the Illustrators Guild present ‘Drawers’- former Buttercups Space
  • 12-16.00 – Children’s Entertainment
  • 13.00-18.00 – This is Knit- Annie Modessit Combination Knitting and Book Signing
  • 14.00-16.00 – Complimentary chair massage
  • 12-16.00 – Children’s Crafts at Powerscourt Gallery
  • 14.00-16.00 – Four piece Jazz band performance on Powerscourt stage
  • 16.00-18.00 – Aoife Casey’s Performance- former Circus space
  • 19.00-21.00 – Powerscourt Gallery-Luke Sheehan’s Spoken Word Event – The Chair