new year festival in Dublin

New Year  in Dublin with Isaacs Hostel 

This year’s  New Year’s  Eve festival in Dublin looks pretty nifty with some pretty cool events taking place across 2 days. Better still they are just around the corner from Isaacs Hostel at Custom House Quay- so not far to stagger  at all. This is two day extravaganza and though some events are sold out,  there are some free ones to  attend. Failing that you will be able to see to see the NYF lights all across  Dublin from 11.30pm on your merry way to midnight in Dublin

Here at Isaacs we will also have a limited supply of tickets for the Hostels special New Year’s Eve Pub crawl which gains entry to pubs and night club with some games and mighty craic with like minded people. Tickets are €40 per person and can be purchased here at the desk from 28th December. First come first served or email

On New Year’s Day to allow for the morning after the night before we have also  extended our breakfast times from 8- 11am on with extra ham, cheese, eggs, nutella , toast and yoghurts and unlimited tea, coffee and juice as soakage ! Woo hoo !

New Year’s Eve NYF Dublin 

New Year's Festival Dublin630 – 730 pm  At Custom House quay Families and friends of all ages can celebrate the New Year together at this new and exciting early countdown event.Watch in amazement as colourful aerial and aquatic acrobats take to the streets, the sky and the River Liffey. Enjoy jaw-dropping performances from Heliosphere’s high flying acrobats and FLYBOARDERS as they perform amazing stunts.

1130pm Watch Liffey Lights Midnight Moment in amazement as the breathtaking, high-flying spectacle of lights and acrobatics takes to the Dublin Sky on New Year’s Eve. This world-class spectacle will be performed against the backdrop of the iconic Custom House with the River Liffey taking centre stage for a dazzling lighting,  Check out

New Year’s Day

1230-430pm You should kick-start the New Year at the free family-friendly New Year’s Day Celebrations which includes award-winning performers and the hugely popular New Year’s Day Concert featuring the arousing Garda Band, the Line Up Choir, Hit Machine Drummers and so much more!

Lined up is a packed schedule of entertainment with pop up performances from jugglers, mime artists, stilt walkers and face painting. You’ll be stunned by amazing FLYBOARDERS who will perform their jaw-dropping aquatic and aerial stunts on the River Liffey.

Whatever you get up to, we wish you a very happy and peaceful New Year from all at Isaacs hostel and hope we get to see you in 2018

Happy New Year  in Irish:  Athbhliain faoi mhaise dhuit



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