Nothside Today – Interview with Sorcha Donohoe about the new Coastival festival

Paula Wiseman chats with Sorcha Donohoe, the Communications Officer at Dun Laoghaire Rathdown County Council about the amazing new festival, Coastival.

Coastival 2023 will run 1-9 July and will celebrate everything to love about Dún Laoghaire. This new week-long festival will coincide with the Volvo Dún Laoghaire Regatta and includes exciting family fun each day both on land and water. There is a full programme of live music and comedy for Coastival Nights.

Events include:

  • Maritime movies on the green,
  • Live music including KILA, Jerry Fish, Mack Fleetwood and much more,
  • Comedy club with Dave McSavage and Dublin Improv,
  • Boat cruises and boat trips,
  • Family fun day at the dlr LexIcon Library,
  • Free sailing, kayaking and paddleboarding,
  • Summer of heritage events and much more!