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2,000 Free LUAS Tickets for The Summer Sensational
This summer the Railway Procurement Agency is supporting a number of events which are aimed at encouraging people to enjoy a range of mostly free activities in the heart of the city.
The Summer Sensational, which is organised by Temple Bar Cultural Trust www.templebar.ie is a new summer celebration in the city. The festival includes a wide range of activities from family films, baby discos and kids workshops to world music nights, outdoor movie screenings and exhibitions.
Luas are offering 2,000 FREE Tickets to travel to The Summer Sensational in Temple Bar, Dublin’s Cultural Quarter on 8th, 9th, 10th and 11th July 2010. These tickets are Adult 1 Day All Zones tickets valid for unlimited travel on Luas on the date indicated. Tickets will be issued one per person on a first come, first served basis and will be available to pick up in person at Temple Bar Cultural Trust, 12 East Essex Street, Temple Bar, Dublin 2 as well as at all the festival venues throughout Temple Bar from the 17th June 2010.
HOW TO GET THERE
Getting to Temple Bar couldn’t be easier with Luas. Just take Luas to Jervis Stop on the Red Line or St. Stephen’s Green Stop on the Green Line. Both Luas Stops are within walking distance from Temple Bar. Taking the car? Use Luas Park + Ride services. See www.luas.ie for information.
RPA in partnership with Temple Bar Cultural Trust The Summer Sensational.
Travel for free on Luas to visit The Summer Sensational Festival in Temple Bar.
Luas is offering 2,000 free tickets for travel on 8th -11th July inclusive to The Summer Sensational Festival in Temple Bar. Click here for information on how to obtain your free ticket.
Luas in partnership with the Temple Bar Cultural Trust is offering 2,000 FREE TICKETS for travel to The Summer Sensational Festival on 8th -11th July inclusive. Tickets are Adult 1 day all zones ticket valid for unlimited travel on both Red and Green Luas lines. These tickets will be issued one per person on a first come, first served basis and will be available to pick up in person at Temple Bar Cultural Trust, 12 East Essex Street, Temple Bar, Dublin 2 as well as at all the festival venues from the 17th June.
The Summer Sensational is a new summer celebration in the city and is brought to you by Temple Bar Cultural Trust in partnership with 15 Cultural Organisations throughout Temple Bar.
This age friendly festival will be bursting with exciting events for you, your family and friends to participate in and enjoy. Whatever the weather, Temple Bar will be warm and welcoming - enjoy all that the city's vibrant cultural centre has to offer and experience culture in every sense!
The festival will feature special workshops for children including Feast for the Senses, in association with The Ark, A Cultural Centre for Children, special visual arts workshops where the five senses – taste, touch, sight, sound and smell – will be explored.
Temple Bar Cultural Trust is linking up with the Irish Film Institute for their annual IFI Family Festival. Families will enjoy exclusive screenings of family classics, new releases, animation workshops and a special outdoor family screening of Ireland’s Oscar-nominated, The Secret of Kells under the stars on Meeting House Square. The Summer Sensational also promises lots of fun for adults with the return of the hugely popular Movies on the Square with Dirty Dancing (1987), Jaws (1975) and Stand by Me (1986).
Other highlights for children and families include Rattle & Roll Club - a dance extravaganza for 3-8yrs old, the action packed award winning street theatre show Cliffhanger and the hilarious walking tour Colin Farrelly’s Tour of the Temple. If walking tours are not your thing, why not join Galway girl, Julie Feeney, when she takes to the stage of Meeting House Square for an extra special free outdoor performance.
On Sunday 11th July, grab your picnic blanket and bring your family and friends down to Meeting House Square for Summer Sunday On The Square. Pick your spot on the grass, as Meeting House Square will be transformed into a green city oasis for a jammed packed day of free entertainment including performances from Dublin Gospel Choir and Ottoni Brass Ensemble, Leprechaun Storytelling, street theatre and more!’
Most events are free, some are ticketed and a few have admission charges. For more detailed information and booking details see www.templebar.ie
The Summer Sensational Festival Programme, click here for more information
Taking the car? Use Luas Park & Ride services, click here for more information.
Last edited by Colm Moore : 21-06-2010 at 23:15.