Oxegen Music Festival

Oxegen 2014: TBC

Oxegen has become one of the most famous music festivals in Europe since it was first held in 2004. The event takes place at Punchestown Racecourse in Co. Kildare in the Republic of Ireland and people come from all over Europe to enjoy it. Oxegen is usually held over a weekend in mid-July.

Most people stay for the weekend to make the most of the event and there is plenty of space nearby to pitch a tent....but you can also come for the day. Don't miss Oxegen......

Photo October Bank Holiday/ Halloween 2014

October Bank Holiday/ Halloween 2011

October Bank Holiday/ Halloween

Halloween is celebrated on the night of the 31st October. Halloween originates from the pagan festival, Samhain, Lord of the Dead, which was celebrated among the Celts of Ireland, Scotland, Wales and Brittany on the 31st October.

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June Bank Holiday

June Bank Holiday

June Bank Holiday brings with it hope for children that the academic year will soon be drawing to a close and that the holiday season is just around the corner. Summer holidays, warmer weather and open-air concerts in the park - June marks the start of a whole series of events organised for the summer months, from music in the park to photography exhibitions and garden festivals. Many families enjoy a day out on this bank holiday and take the opportunity to go away for a long weekend break if the holiday falls on the day before or after the weekend.

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