Africa Day Ireland

Preparations for the Africa Day 2015 programme of events are well underway. Full details of events throughout the country are coming soon!


  • Africa Day 2015 – Preparations are underway!

      Preparations for Africa Day 2015 are well underway with new, intriguing elements to be added to this year’s line-up.  Irish Aid’s flagship event ‘Africa Day Dublin’ will return to the grounds of Farmleigh Estate in the Phoenix Park on Sunday, 24th May.   Africa Day 2015 is guaranteed to be an exciting, engaging and highly entertaining experience. As always, […]

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  • Celebrations to mark Africa Day 2014 a great success

    Following Africa Day last Sunday, 25th May, a lot of great events have happened across Ireland to celebrate the African Union, and some are still about to happen! The Africa Day flagship event was celebrated last Sunday, 25th May and, despite intermittent showers, was a roaring success with 27,000 people of all ages attending the […]

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  • Dublin Bus to Provide Free Shuttle Bus to Africa Day

    Dublin Bus will provide a free shuttle bus to visitors of Africa Day Dublin this Sunday, 25th May from the bus stop at Parkgate Street/Heuston Station (stop number 1474) to Farmleigh Estate. The bus will drive up Chesterfield Avenue and drop passengers within a very comfortable walking distance to Farmleigh House. Visitors are encouraged to use public […]

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  • Stage Line Up Announced!

    We’re delighted to reveal the stage times for all activities at the flagship Africa Day event in Farmleigh, taking place this Sunday. This FREE event kicks off at 11am & runs until 6pm, with music performances across three stages, as well as a jam-packed schedule of entertainment & family-friendly activities throughout the venue. The countdown […]

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  • Full Line-Up Announced for Flagship Africa Day Festival at Farmleigh

    A free family festival to celebrate Africa Day will take place in the grounds of Farmleigh inDublin’s Phoenix Park this coming Sunday, 25th May.  The event will feature a jam-packed schedule of live music over three stages, with headliners including the internationally renowned Irish folk and world music group Kíla and Colours Afrobeat Foundation, as well as children’s entertainment, food, dance, drumming […]

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  • Take Luas to Africa Day!

    Africa Day is only three days away!  If you’re planning how to get here, remember that the best option is to take public transport. Take Luas to Africa Day in Farmeigh, Phoenix Park, this Sunday. The closest Luas Stop to Phoenix Park is Heuston on the Luas Red Line, Heuston is just a 7 minute […]

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  • Tig Linn Confirmed to Perform on Africa Day Dublin Main Stage ‘Kwassa Kwassa’

    We are delighted to announce that the fantastic Tig Linn will perform as newcomers on the Africa Day main stage ‘Kwassa Kwassa’ at this year’s flagship event on Farmleigh Estate this coming Sunday, 25th May. Tig Linn was formed when a number of Irish and African musicians came together in advance of Barack Obama’s visit in […]

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  • Square Pegs Confirmed to Perform on Africa Day Dublin Main Stage ‘Kwassa Kwassa’

    We are delighted to announce that the fantastic Square Pegs have confirmed their performance on the Africa Day Dublin Main Stage ‘Kwassa Kwassa’ at this years flagship event on Sunday, 25th May on Farmleigh Estate in Dublin’s Phoenix Park. Square Pegs consists of Dublin based seasoned musicians Colm Quearney, Graham Hopkins, Keith Duffy, Justin Carroll, […]

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  • Line-Up for Atilogwu Stage Announced

    One of the most popular features of Africa Day Dublin, the Atilogwu Stage, returns to the flagship event on Farmleigh Estate this year! In less than 10 days from now, the stage which is dedicated entirely to rap, hip-hop and RnB, will be in full swing! As last year, Nigerian born entrepreneur and music promoter […]

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  • ‘Best Dressed’ Competition & Fashion Parade Return to Africa Day Dublin

    Make sure to dress in you most colourful, glamorous, and dazzling clothes at this year’s Africa Day Dublin flagship festival as the event will see the return of the hugely popular ‘Best Dressed’ Competition and Fashion Parade. As in previous years, both will be coordinated by Tritees the organisers of Miss Africa Ireland. Tritees will be on the lookout […]

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For all information on Africa Day events please contact us.

DHR Communications,
80 Francis Street,
Dublin 8.
Tel: 01-4200580

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