In honour of Dublin’s most famous son, Arthur’s day kicks off with a bang as across the country, with the world looking on, we celebrate the black stuff! Since its inception in 2009, Dublin has been the celebratory hub of Arthur’s Day, with world class acts rubbing shoulders with local musicians on stages around the city.
This year, the focus has shifted from being simply a music festival to a celebration of Irish talent and creativity, with locations like the Storehouse being transformed into cultural hubs, all with the aim of singing the praises of Ireland’s cultural revival. As always it promises a night to remember and in honour of the occasion why not get your hands on a book sure to get you into the spirit of things!
Pint-sized Ireland: In search of the perfect Guinness by Evan McHugh is a witty and comical travel blog which is impossible to put down. As both a travelogue and a guide to drinking in Ireland, McHugh’s writing style is intelligent and quirky which has you hooked within its first pages. Full of humorous anecdotes, of sarcasm and mayhem , this delightfully entertaining book is sure to put a smile on your face as you follow a man on his quest – A quest to find the perfect pint!
For more details on Arthur’s Day visit: www.guinness.com