Top 5 events for 6 February 2020 in Dublin

By Jacqueline Russe / February 6, 2020
Top 5 events for 6 February
On this cold Thursday, Babylon Radio has found the most interesting events for 6 February 2020 for you!

There is always something interesting to do in Dublin, even if it doesn’t seem so at first glance. Sometimes it is nice to stay at home and watch TV, but other times it is more fun to go out and do something new, like participate in an eating contest or go play a tabletop game with strangers. These are our Top 5 events for 6 February 2020!

Ramen-eating Contest

Show off your skills, and overwhelming love of ramen, by trying your hand in this contest. Compete against your fellow ramen-lovers to win the title of Ramen Eating Champion of Trinity! Caution: The ramen will be spicy, so if you’re not good with spices, maybe think twice about participating.

When: 6.30pm-9.30pm

Where: Eliz Room, Trinity College, College Green, Dublin 2

Price: €1 for participants

Wild(e) Fundraiser Pub Quiz 

We have the questions, do you have the answers? The shadow gals are bringing the fairytales of Oscar Wilde to London as part of the Vaults Festival and you can help them get there. Join them for a pub quiz with a few stories and some great prizes!

Prizes include: A poinín master class for 4 at Bar 1661, Board Game supplies by Gamers World, original art by Tales from the Shadows and a pizza for the best team name!

When: 8.30pm

Where: Chaplins Bar, 2 Hawkins Street, Dublin 2

Price: Free

Chester Beatty Annual Lecture 2020: The Great Edward Hincks

The Chester Beatty invites you to the 2020 Annual Lecture with Dr Irving Finkel, celebrating 20 years in Dublin Castle. This talk will focus on the extraordinary scholar that was Edward Hincks, and consider the vital contribution that he made to the decipherment of cuneiform writing, an achievement for which he has never really received sufficient acknowledgement. The speaker will explain why this heroic product of Trinity College Dublin should be lauded by the United Nations and celebrated on postage stamps and fridge magnets.

When: 6pm-9pm

Where: Conference Centre, Dublin Castle, Dame Street, Dublin 2

Price: Free – Registration required

Gradireland Live!

Know what you want to do but don’t know where or how to start? Do you have no idea where your future lies and are seeking direction and inspiration? Gradireland Live! has the answers you need. This is an experiential event where you can craft your skills, build confidence, find your career direction and equip yourself with the tools you need to pursue the future you want. You can also  meet top employers recruiting across all sectors and disciplines and postgrad providers from Ireland and abroad.

When: 12pm-4pm

Where: RDS Main Arena, Merrion Road, Ballsbridge, Dublin 4

Price: Free – Registration required

Dungeons and Dragons For Beginners (5th Edition)

Maybe you’ve heard it mentioned, maybe you’ve seen it on TV or online, but you never got around to playing a game of Dungeons and Dragons. Now is the best opportunity for you. DnD for Beginners have seasoned game masters to give you the best intro and guidance as you take on new adventures in the world you create. The events starts with a talk on all aspects of the game, from history and lore, to gameplay and character design. Then they will set you in a game for your first adventure. Everything will be included, but please bring pencil and paper for your own notes.

When: 6.33pm-9.33pm

Where: The Clockwork Door, 51 Wellington Quay, Dublin 2

Price: €11

About the author

Jacqueline Russe

Jacqueline is a German journalist and editor for Babylon Radio who likes comics, manga and video games. She is a state-certified translator for both English and German, currently working on her Bachelor's in Technical Translation.

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