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Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day all weekend long at the inaugural Irish Weekender Festival at SKYCITY!

Held over three days from Friday 17th March to Sunday 19th March, the SKYCITY Beachside Pavilion will come to life in celebration of all things Irish! Packed with fun, laughter, music, food and all round good craic, The Irish Weekender will showcase everything there is to love about the land of the green.

Kicking off at 5pm on St. Patrick’s Day, Friday night will all be about the hearty Irish food with dishes such as colcannon, beef and Guinness pie, Irish soda bread and more, plus everyone’s favourite snack, Tayto crisps will be available to purchase! There will also be live entertainment by local musician, Keith Meisener and performances by the Keltikka Irish Dancers.

The Saturday and Sunday line up will also be jam packed with entertainment and activities providing fun for all ages. The southern hemisphere’s best U2 tribute act, The U2 Show – Achtung Baby will perform their explosive show of melody and rhythm as the band traverse the hit studded history of Bono and the lads. There will also be Keltikka dance performances, face painting, best dressed competitions, games and plenty of food and drink to keep everyone happy.


Plus, don’t miss your opportunity to win a trip for two to Dublin to visit the Jameson Irish Whisky distillery.

Get your green on and come and experience the best of Ireland in Darwin – perfect for an after-work meet up, leisurely family outing, or a buzzing event out with friends. 

Free Entry! Doors open 5pm on Friday and from 12noon Saturday and Sunday

All ages until 9pm | 18+ Event 9pm onwards