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Make a film on your smartphone 2


Make a Film on your Smartphone Workshop 2 Date and Time; Sunday 10th September, 11.00-1.30 Book on Eventbrite from mid-August Age 15 +. Limited to 20 places Venue; Portacabin, Donabate Portrane Community Centre. PRIZE: A hand-held DJI [Read more...]

Make a film on your smartphone 22023-07-16T16:13:40+00:00

Make a film on your smartphone


Make a Film on your Smartphone Workshop 1  Saturday 9th September Book on Eventbrite from mid-August, Free event, Workshop  1, Ages 8- 14:   Limited to 20 places Venue; Portacabin, Donabate Portrane Community Centre. Time; 11.00-1.30 Pre [Read more...]

Make a film on your smartphone2023-07-16T16:13:48+00:00

A Night At The Casino


"Shaken, not stirred" For one night in Sept. you too can imagine you are part of the Casino Royale set. Shuffling your chips, ordering your vodka martini shaken, not stirred just like Bond..James Bond, this time though [Read more...]

A Night At The Casino2023-06-21T09:44:48+00:00


The Bleeding Pig Cultural Festival is once again pleased to present Lá Idirnáisiúnta na mBan or International Women's Day. Continuing our compliance with current regulations we will be showcasing "Ban Na Leithinse" or Women of the [Read more...]


International Women’s Day


International Women’s Day Lá Idirnáisiúnta na mBan Sunday 8th March 2020 On Sunday 8th March The Bleeding Pig Cultural Festival will celebrate International Women’s Day in the Community Centre. Our celebration of the day begins at [Read more...]

International Women’s Day2020-03-01T18:32:38+00:00

Newbridge House Experience


Courtesy of The Bleeding Pig Cultural festival and Newbridge House and Farm a free tour of Newbridge House has been organised for Sat. 16th. Sept. at 11 am sharp. Assemble at front steps 10.45. Location Newbridge [Read more...]

Newbridge House Experience2023-08-23T11:08:52+00:00

Where Did You Get That Hat?


Where Did You Get That Hat? Hat Decorating Workshop Join us in the Parish Hall, Donabate On Thursday 5th September 11.00 – 1.00pm And embellish your lovely chapeau for the “Good Old Days Concert” in Donabate [Read more...]

Where Did You Get That Hat?2019-07-23T17:42:29+00:00

Drama @ The Brook


Lunch Hour... I'm delighted to welcome Louise Foxe as MANAGERESS, Eimear Regan as GIRL, and Jim Smyth as MAN, all three new to the Donabate stage.GIRL and MAN meet up for Lunch Hour at an unusual [Read more...]

Drama @ The Brook2019-07-22T12:09:52+00:00

Drama @ Community Centre


Short play by Noelle Date and Time Sat, 17th. September 2022 15:00 – 16:00 IST Location Cafe @ Community Centrel, Donabate

Drama @ Community Centre2022-06-19T18:50:43+00:00

Blooming Fabulous


Reva makes flowers in any style from any material. She reuses materials and makes bouquets from wedding dresses and memory makers from other materials. At this workshop you will be shown how to make a rose [Read more...]

Blooming Fabulous2019-07-22T10:42:25+00:00

Treasure Hunt


Date and Time Sat, 17th.  September 2022 11:00 – 14:00 Location Community Centre, Donabate

Treasure Hunt2022-06-21T18:40:58+00:00

Mol an Oige


Mol an Óige Date and Time Sat, 17 September 2022 13:00 – 14:00 Location Community Centre, Donabate Groups taking part Drama Den - Áine Dilleen Louise Flood Irish Dancers Tom Boland Guitar School Leithinis Óg Amy [Read more...]

Mol an Oige2022-07-11T21:49:22+00:00

Drama @ Café Natural


Lunch Dates - a selection of scenes in a cafe setting, first dates, blind dates, speed dates, something for everyone! Café Natural on Saturday 7th. September at 4.00pm. Cast: Julian Nolan, Clíona O’Dea, Christina Fahy, Jim [Read more...]

Drama @ Café Natural2019-08-23T18:49:27+00:00

Martello Tour 2


Hidden away in North Dublin, is Portrane’s lovingly restored Martello Tower & Gardens. Explore two centuries of history encased in 8ft thick stone walls built to withstand maritime attack by Napoleon. Experienced guide Bryan Greene gives [Read more...]

Martello Tour 22023-08-13T11:55:50+00:00

Martello Tour 1


Hidden away in North Dublin, is Portrane’s lovingly restored Martello Tower & Gardens. Explore two centuries of history encased in 8ft thick stone walls built to withstand maritime attack by Napoleon. Experienced guide Bryan Greene gives [Read more...]

Martello Tour 12023-08-13T11:53:20+00:00



Harvest: A Tribute To Neil Young will play Keelings, Donabate on Thursday 12th September - celebrating the best of the legendary Canadian singer-songwriter. Donabate residents, Sean O'Leary and Alison Blood (O’Leary) are members of the band. [Read more...]


P.P.A.I. Exhibition


We are delighted to announce an exhibition of award-winning photographs on loan from the Press Photographers of Ireland. This exhibition features photographs from some of our best-known press photographers. The 2019 exhibition features 101 prints and [Read more...]

P.P.A.I. Exhibition2019-07-07T13:05:29+00:00

Art & Photography competition.


The Bleeding Pig is staging the Amateur Art & Photography Competition for the second year, as a result of a fantastic response to last year’s Competitions. The Sponsor of both Competitions is Ray O’Rourke of Easy [Read more...]

Art & Photography competition.2019-06-17T16:03:48+00:00

Take a Walk on the Wild Side


Take a Walk on the Wild Side… Biodiversity  Walk & Talk with Hans Visser. Venue: Turvey Nature Reserve, Turvey Ave, Donabate, K36 N792 Time: 11.00 am  RogerstownEstuary/TurveyNatureReserve Biodiversity is the shortened form of two words "biological" [Read more...]

Take a Walk on the Wild Side2023-06-21T13:46:44+00:00

Gala Concert


This year's Gala Concert in St. Patricks Church, Donabate sees the return of some old favourites alongside new acts which we hope you will all enjoy. Back again are the Young Dublin Symphonia. Venue; St. Patricks [Read more...]

Gala Concert2023-09-05T09:17:04+00:00

Sing A Song


Sing A Song or Singalong Venue: Shoreline Hotel, Donabate. Tower Singing Circle Smyth's Crew The NoName Band

Sing A Song2019-05-06T12:39:01+00:00

September Miscellany


Date and time: Sunday 18th September. 11.30 am Venue:  Church of Ireland

September Miscellany2022-09-04T15:25:23+00:00

Festival Launch


The Festival Launch is back on Thursday 7th. Sept in The Brook, Portrane @9.00pm Eamonn Galldubh and friends are back providing the music and you will provide the Craic! Eamonn Galldubh Eamonn [Read more...]

Festival Launch2023-06-15T14:00:01+00:00

Church of Ireland tour


During the tours of the Church of Ireland church in The Square, Donabate, Brian Scott will guide visitors through the historic interior and exterior of this fine building which dates back to the 13th. century. The [Read more...]

Church of Ireland tour2022-07-08T16:19:18+00:00

Art workshop


From our Peninsula to Outer Space!  Join artist Robert Shaw for a unique opportunity to see how our Peninsula has inspired his 20 year career as an artist. His paintings hang on walls across the world and even [Read more...]

Art workshop2019-08-27T17:31:26+00:00

Film Festival


The Bleeding Pig Film Festival is back for its fifth edition from Monday 11th to Wednesday 13th of September. This year's venue is the popular St. Patricks Church of Ireland in The Square. The film festival [Read more...]

Film Festival2023-06-20T14:14:16+00:00



Mokhuhanga - Japanese Woodblock Printmaking Workshop for Beginners. Mokuhanga (Japanese woodblock print) is a beautiful, ancient printmaking technique dating back to the 8th Century. This one-day workshop is suitable for complete beginners or those with some [Read more...]


Basket Making


Basket Making Workshop. Come explore your creative side and discover one of the world’s oldest crafts. In this beginner basket-making course, Ronan and Elaine from Newgrange Willow Design will introduce you to the basic techniques and [Read more...]

Basket Making2019-04-30T22:01:01+00:00

The Good Old Days


The Good Old Days come to the Peninsula during The Bleeding Pig Cultural Festival Work is well on the way organising the themed concert during The Bleeding Pig Cultural Festival in September. The Concert is based [Read more...]

The Good Old Days2019-08-04T06:53:38+00:00
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