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Gather friends, family, fangs and vampires for these free events throughout the city.

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The Northern Lights are coming to Dublin this Hallowe’en!    Details on how to attend this FREE event will be be released in early October. Sign up to our Newsletter to be alerted when details are released on how to enjoy this free, family-friendly spectacle.   BOREALIS, a mesmerising installation of light and sound, […]

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Curse Hunters

Dublin Castle

Venue: Your Home Fri 30 Oct – Mon 2 Nov | Available via Actionbound App An interactive adventure game, playable at home anywhere in the world,  delivered through your phone or tablet. Fun for all ages, although we think Curse Hunters aged 6-11 will love it most of all… If you are reading this, then […]

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Venue: Your Home Throughout November Dublin’s streets have always teemed with life and light, and this year we invited a diverse selection of writers and humorists to  recount amusing horror stories with personal twists and flights of fancy, all rooted in their experience of Stoker’s home town. Featuring stories by Tony Cantwell, Hannah Mamalis, Séamas O’Reilly, […]

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 Venue: Your Home Join The Boy Explorer and create your own magical world of Macnas at home. The Boy Explorer has returned and he needs your help. He had been wondering how to celebrate Hallowe’en. Well, he’s come up with a brilliant idea: along with magic-makers Macnas, he’s inviting dreamers of every age, from […]

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Venue: Your Home – via Rte.ie/Culture Fri 30 Oct – Mon 2 Nov Great grand-nephew of Bram Stoker and best-selling international co-author of Dracul, Dacre Stoker’s compelling audio-visual presentation gives an intimate insight into Dracula’s history within Stoker family lore, examining Bram Stoker’s life in Dublin and London, separating fact from popular fiction, and revealing […]

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Three Castles Burning

National gallery of Ireland

Venue: Your Home – via rte.ie/Culture & Podcast Outlets Donal Fallon’s Three Castles Burning podcast is dedicated to the lesser-known dimensions of Dublin’s past. In this special edition for Bram Stoker Festival, he explores Stoker’s Dublin, and wonders if any of these places did influence Stoker, separating facts from mythology. Our journey takes us from […]

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Venue: Your Home – Via rte.ie/Culture & podcast outlets Liam Geraghty sinks his teeth into the legacy that Bram Stoker left pop culture in the podcast series FANGS. From film to animation and from music to puppets, this five episode series features guests such as Bram’s great-grand nephew Dacre Stoker; Anne Marie Pace, author of Vampirina Ballerina; Charlaine […]

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Venue: Your Home Fri 30 Oct – Mon 2 Nov Set in Victorian London, Abe, an overworked Irish writer draws inspiration from his day job in the theatre to write a bloody brilliant novel. Starring Colin O’Donoghue, David Bamber, Owen Roe and Jonathan Ryan, Abe’s Story premiered at the Galway Film Fleadh in 2019 and […]

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Venue: Your Home Fri 30 Oct – Mon 2 Nov Horror comedy fans will love The Early House, a short horror-comedy from award-winning filmmakers Derek O’Connor and Ian Whelan, created especially for Bram Stoker Festival.  An after-hours Dublin boozer plays host to a nest of vampires, including Glen, a troubled teenager with one thing on […]

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Venue: Your Home Sun 1 Nov at 2.30pm A new take on an annual favourite at Bram Stoker Festival, we’ve summoned Dracula’s own DJ to create a special online disco for all music-loving ghosts, ghouls and little monsters to enjoy at home. Get in the spooky spirit as we welcome back the dastardly DJ Will […]

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