(Dublin, Ohio) – It’s time once again for the City’s Dublin Irish Festival, which means Coffman Park will soon transform into the largest three-day Irish festival on the planet, August 4 – 6. Here’s what residents and commuters need to know.
At the Festival
Drive, walk, bike or bus—visit dublinirishfestival.org for parking and shuttle information. Discounted Uber rides to and from the festival are also available through a partnership with the Central Ohio Safe Ride program.
On the Road
From Monday, July 31 through Tuesday, August 8, Coffman Park Drive is closed from Post Road to Emerald Parkway.
On Thursday, August 3 from 6:30 – 8:30 p.m. several roads are impacted by the City of Dublin’s Dub Crawl and the IGS Energy/Dublin Irish Festival 5K & Kids Dash.
Dublin Community Recreation Center
While Coffman Park Drive is closed, members can access the DCRC via Post or Downpatrick Roads. The DCRC will have limited hours and parking during the festival:
- Friday, August 4: 5:30 a.m. – 4 p.m.
- Saturday, August 5: 7 – 11 a.m.
- Sunday, August 6: 7 – 11 a.m.
Dublin City Hall
Dublin City Hall closes early at 3 p.m. on Friday, August 4.
About the Dublin Irish Festival
Set on 38 rolling acres in the heart of Coffman Park in Dublin, Ohio USA, The Dublin Irish Festival is consistently referred to as one of the nation’s largest and premier Irish cultural events. More than 100,000 guests are expected to attend the Festival’s 30th Anniversary Aug. 4, 5, & 6, 2017. With seven stages, 65 acts and more than 535 performers, there is truly something for everyone. For more information and to buy discount tickets, please visit www.dublinirishfestival.org.
Sarah McQuaide, Public Information Officer
614.410.4523 – Desk
614.593.9438 – Cell