Top 3 events for 8th of August

Ireland’s reputation as a multicultural country is further enhanced by the events slated for the 8th of August. 

The day brings bags of fun and thrills as you enjoy the best Ireland has to offer. 

Babylon Radio Introduces the best multi-cultural events for 8th of August, 2019;

Examine Europe Workshop

The Trinity Long Room Hub Arts and Humanities Research Institute has created a series of workshops for Thursday, 8th of August. 

These workshops will discuss Europe’s identity through landscapes and Townscapes, interdisciplinary methods and cultural heritage. 

What effect will the recent immigration splurge have on Europe in the future, how does Brexit affect Europe’s identity? These are some of the questions which will be answered at this workshop. 

If you are interested in Europe and would love to understand how the European economy, media and other elements are viewed, then this workshop is for you. 

When: Thursday, 8th of August, 10am-4.30pm 

Where: Trinity Long Room Hub, Trinity College, Dublin

How much: Free

The Wine & Cheese Festival

The Wine and Cheese Festival 2019 poster: Photo: Eatyard/Twitter

Iveagh Gardens will play host to the 2019 Wine and Cheese Festival. The event which is promoted by EatYard will see visitors taste, eat, drink, listen, learn and dance at the wine & cheese party. 

There are two-time slots for the event on Thursday, 8th of August. 

When: 12 pm to 4.30 pm and 5.30pm to 10.30 pm 

Where: Iveagh Gardens, Clonmel Street, Dublin 

How much: 12pm-4.30pm (16 euros), 5.30pm-10.30pm (20 euros) 

Sold tickets cannot be refunded nor transferred to alternate timeslots.

2019 Boyne Music Festival

Thursday 8th of August will kick off the 2019 Boyne Music Festival which will be held in Drogheda.  

The four-day event which will end on Sunday, 11th of August brings together musicians, poets and artists from various cultures. 

The 2019 Boyne Music Festival will feature traditional Irish music as well as workshops and tours in numerous historic venues around Drogheda. 

When: From 4 pm 

Where: Townley Hall, Drogheda, Co. Louth 

How much: Between 6.85 euros to 80.93 euros depending on the event. You can book online at

No refunds 

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