07 12 2011
This year more than ever, the centre will play host to an abundance of Christmas Activity through out the month of December. All entertainment is COMPLIMENTARY,with something for all of the family! There will be ‘Create Christmas’ workshops for adults and Children on te second floor, Lunchtime Opera, Puppet Shows and creative puppet making workshops as well as Choirs and Entertainment on stage thoughout the month of December.
As there is so much fantatic entertainment happening we have compiled an Events Calender for you – which has everything listed. Please Click on the Icon below to view the full Powerscourt Events Calendar!
Christmas Last Weekend Market
“Last Weekend Market to get those special Christmas gifts at the Powerscourt Gallery festive arts and crafts Market.”
The Christmas Last Weekend Market will commence on Saturday 10th of December from 12 – 5pm.
The Market aims to showcase the best of Ireland’s artists and crafts people.
If any one is looking for an original unique present … look no further than the Christmas Last Weekend Market in the Powerscourt Gallery.
Crafts such as beautiful jewellery, wedding stationary, Hand-crafted knitwear & hand-bags, amazing original artworks to name but a few, all at very affordable prices. Drop By and check it out and get the most original Christmas gifts that everybody will love!
30 11 2011
Create Christmas is Coming to the Powerscourt Centre!
Create Christmas is a temporary creative space which will open in the Powerscourt Townhouse Centre, Dublin, for the Christmas period. There will be workshops for adults and children, where you can learn how to make your own Christmas cards, wrapping paper, decorations or small gifts! Get creative this Christmas!
Workshops will begin on Thursday the 1st of December.
Thurs 1st December: at 1-2pm & 6-7pm for adults
Friday 2nd December: at 1-2pm and 6-7pm for adults
Saturday 3rd December: at 11-12pm and 2-3pm for young people aged 6-12
Sunday 4th December: at 3-4pm for young people aged 6-12
Thurs 8th December: at 1-2pm & 6-7pm for adults
Friday 9th December: at 1-2pm & 6-7pm for adults
Saturday 10th December: at 11-12pm & 2-3pm for young people aged 6-12
Sunday 11th December: at 3-4pm for young people aged 6-12
Thurs 15th December: at 1-2pm & 6-7pm for adults
Friday 16th December: at 1-2pm & 6-7pm for adults
Saturday 17th December: at 11-12pm & 2-3pm for young people aged 6-12
Sunday 18th December: at 3-4pm for young people aged 6-12
Thursday 22nd December: at 11-12pm & 3-4pm for young people aged 6-12
For More Informaiton Check out the Create Christmas Blog:
30 11 2011
The SCOOP’s BETTER THEN SOCKS Christmas Auction & After Party takes place in the Powerscourt Centre THIS FRIDAY December 2nd @8pm!
Better Than Socks is an Auction of surreal and ideal Christmas gifts, the brilliant and different. THE GIFTS MONEY CAN’T BUY, nor can you buy in the shops. The gifts that will (honestly) make someone’s Christmas, or could even change their lives!! Anything that’s Better Than Socks!
Yes, you can buy your brother a skydive, your wee sis the chance to be a Zoo Keeper, your Gran can ring the bells at Christchurch on New Year’s Eve, your Dad can play a round at one of Ireland’s top courses, or you can get your mum a brand new fitted marble Fire-Place!
DONT MISS OUT!! FRIDAY DECEMBER 2ND 2011 @ 8PM
Concern Ambassador, Rob Kearney was on hand to launch the Concern ‘Be a Star this Christmas’ Gift Campaign with a little help from Ava O’Kearney (5) and Allan O’Kearney (4).
Concern Worldwide is an international development charity working in 28 countries. They have been dedicated to tackling hunger and poverty for over 40 years. Their online shop ‘Concern Gifts’ is packed full of fun and quirky presents that people will love to give this Christmas, knowing that their gift will also help someone living in poverty. With over 20 gifts to choose from, there is something for everyone on the Christmas list – from adorable piglets and donkeys to vital school supplies and emergency food and whats more is you will be helping Concern Worldwide raise vital funds for our life-changing projects around the world!
September 8th- 11th 2011
Well-known faces from the Irish fashion scene, as well as the general public, will be treated once again to an extravagant showcase of this year’s style and fashion from around Dublin, as the successful Dublin Festival of Fashion is back by popular demand! The festival made a successful debut last October and this year is promised to be even better! The festival is aimed at celebrating the wonderful range of fashion available in the Dublin City Centre.
Powerscourt Centre launch their hidden Gem – The Grand Tour
This week saw Powerscourt Townhouse Centre launch one of its hidden secrets ‘The Grand Tour’ at number 59 South William Street, one of the finest Georgian Townhouses in Dublin. Taking place in Lost Society one of the many stylish bars in Powerscourt.