Top 5 Events for 31 January 2020

It’s finally Friday! The end of the work week ushers in new opportunities for fun and excitement. Why not kick things off today? Here are the Top 5 events in Dublin tonight that’ll make this a very fun Friday! Check them out below.


Dumpling Day

The Chinese New Year celebrations keep on rolling this Friday with Dumpling Day, hosted by Asia Market. Visit for a delicious dumpling experience! In store, there will be dumpling making, dumpling cooking, and dumpling tasting all day long (well, 12-5:30pm)! Dumpling Day features flavours from around the world including kimchi filled dumplings from Korea, chicken and vegetable gyoza from Japan, and pork and Chinese chive dumplings from China. And that’s just a sampling of what’s on offer! You will also be able to learn how to make your own traditional savoury dumplings during the live demos held throughout the day.


When: 12PM – 5:30PM


Where: Asia Market

18 Drury Street

Dublin 2


Cost: Free! Drop in throughout the day.


Check out the other Chinese New Year activities and events here!

Australian Bushfire Crisis Fundraiser Night

We might be far away from Australia in physical distance, but that doesn’t mean it doesn’t have a global impact. Tonight is the night to do your part in helping those impacted by the terrible fires raging down under. This fundraiser, hosted at The Underground Venue, will consist of three different acts: Echo Fold, Strawman and the Jackdaws, and INSIDEAWAVE. Donations can be made on the night at The Underground Venue or online at WIRES, Wildlife Victoria, and the Fire Relief Fund for First Nation Communities. Definitely don’t miss this event. It’ll be great music for a great cause, so go check it out!


When: 7:30pm

Where: The Underground Venue

64 Dame Street

Dublin 2


Entry: Free, donations strongly encouraged!


Neon Party – Hosted by Latin Fever Dublin

Who doesn’t love to dance covered in glowsticks and UV lighting? Come on out to the Neon Party, because it’s your time to shine! You will get free neon party accessories, glow sticks, neon balloons, and UV lights. Dance the night away to Dublin’s top Latin DJs including DJ Mario Romo and Ronix in the club, and DJ Denis Santana at the bar! Why not warm up for the night at the 9pm salsa and merengue class, hosted by Salsa Dublin? There will be free entry all night and pints and bottles from €3.50! For more information and updates, follow Latin Fever Dublin on Instagram.


When: 8pm till late


Where: River Bar

O’Connell Bridge

Dublin 1


Entry: Free!


Saved by the 90s Dublin

The UK’s ultimate 90s night is coming to Dublin! While not everyone is a 90s kid, we are all 90s kids at heart, fostering a secret, or even not-so-secret love for the Spice Girls, NSYNC, Shaggy, and of course Britney. This Saved by the 90s party is surely going to Spice Up Your Life and take you back to a time to make you feel Larger than Life. The night will be bumping with all of your favorite 90s pop bands and artists that are sure to move your feet and help you dance the night away. The event is strictly 18+ only, and fancy dress is definitely encouraged.


When: 11:30PM – 3AM


Where: The Workman’s Club

10 Wellington Quay

Tickets: €8.00 (plus €1 booking fee)

Get your tickets here.


Check out our other favourite late night bars in Dublin!

The Upstairs Sessions

Do you have a song in your heart that’s bursting to break free? How about a poem of beautiful words or a story to tell? Come on out to The Upstairs Sessions, hosted by MVP. The Upstairs Sessions is an open platform for people to come and share music, poetry, and stories in a relaxed setting. It’ll be a great night of making new friends, listening to talented people, and maybe even sharing some of your own talent with the world. All are welcome, and entry is free!


When: 8:30PM – 12:30AM


Where: MVP Dublin

29 Upper Clanbrassil

Dublin 8


Tickers: Free entry


Like music? Check out other music gigs this month!


Have any other cool events on tonight that you think we should all check out? Let us know in the comments!


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