Dive into an Ocean of Light at this year’s Wild Lights in Dublin Zoo, with an entirely new cast of illuminated giant silk lanterns celebrating the wonders of the life aquatic. From giant squid to polar bears, penguins, colossal blue whales and dainty seahorses, Dublin Zoo, once again, will be transformed into a world of illumination with lanterns tailor-made especially for this year’s event.
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Leopardstown Racecourse, famous for horse racing is located close to the Talbot Hotel Stillorgan and is the ideal hotel near Leopardstown. Completed in 1888, Leopardstown Racecourse was built by Captain George Quin, having been modelled on Sandown Racecourse in England. This popular racecourse holds many race days a year, including the renowned Christmas Festival which is attended by people from far & wide.
A not-to-be-missed traditional highlight of the Irish horse racing calendar (not to mention the social calendar!), the annual Leopardstown Christmas Festival offers National hunt racing at its best over 4 spectacular days