Dublin Port Riverfest 2017
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Dublin Port Riverfest 2017, Celebrating Dublin Port and it's unique connection to the city!
This June Bank Holiday, Saturday 3rd – Monday 5th June, North Wall Quay will once again play host to the Dublin Port Riverfest. #Riverfest2017 will be activating the River Liffey from Sir John Rogerson’s Quay right through to Dublin Port and into Dublin Bay. ThunderCat Racing UK, high-speed power boat racing, will be headlining the event with their first ever Dublin performance! On the water activities will include river ferries and cruises, boat tours of Dublin Port and Dublin Bay, ‘Try Sailing’ sessions on both sailing dinghies and keelboats, Stand Up Paddle boarding (SUP) sessions and Kayaking trips.
There will be multiple Family Zones with FREE activities such as Zip Lines, Rock Climbing, Street Performers, Music, Fun Fair attractions, Face Painting, Pirate re-enactments and children’s Art & Circus workshops.
There will be a total of 8 stunning Tall Ships at #Riverfest2017 which will be offering FREE tours daily from 12pm – 6pm.
Did You Know? Many of these vessels offer an experience known as ‘Sail Training’, a course in personal and professional development championed by youth organisations, multi-national corporations and even navies from across the world.