(Dublin, OH) – 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 3 – 5. 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 Lyft 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 30 through Tuesday, August 7, Coffman Park Drive is closed from Post Road to Emerald Parkway.
On Thursday, August 2 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 3 – 5:30 a.m.-2 p.m.
- Saturday, August 4 – 7-10 a.m.
- Sunday, August 5 – Closed
Dublin City Hall
Dublin City Hall closes early at 3 p.m. on Friday, August 3.
About the Dublin Irish Festival
The 2018 Dublin Irish Festival is highlighting the love, loyalty and friendship that connects Ohio and Ireland August 3, 4 & 5 in Dublin, Ohio USA. Seven stages, set on 38 acres in Coffman Park, provide the backdrop to one of the largest samplings of Irish music, entertainment and culture in the world. More than 100,000 fans will experience Irish music ranging from traditional to Celtic rock. Learn more at dublinirishfestival.org.
Sarah McQuaide, Public Information Officer
614.410.4523 – Desk
614.593.9438 – Cell