September in Dublin- Events, Weather and Travel Tips
Dublin‘s weather is known to be changing and that usually means…it will rain. No matter when you visit the city. If you prefer to avoid the jam-packed city in July and August, then planning to visit Dublin in September is a good idea. Apart from avoiding the tourist hordes, September is also a nice month to visit if you want to attend events and festivals.
September Events in Dublin
Dublin Fringe Festival – This is one of biggest fringe festivals in Europe. The festival is Ireland’s most important festival which supports performers. Dublin Fringe Festival is open to Irish and international performers alike. The festival takes place between September 5 and 20.
Rugby Show Live – This is an action packed, interactive event that will enlighten, inspire and enhance your rugby abilities. The event takes place at Shelbourne Hall on September 12 and 13.
Bulmer’s International Comedy Festival – If laughter is really the best medicine, then the city of Dublin will give you the newest prescription on laughter this September. Now, on its 6th year, the festival has turned out to be one of the top 5 comedy festivals in the whole world. It served as host to the finest of Irish and international talent. The festival this year takes place between September 6 and 27.
Ulster Bank Dublin Theater Festival – The festival will celebrate its 52nd year this September and pledges to excite, dazzle and challenge not only the city but the world as well. The festival is known as the oldest devoted theater festival on the continent. The festival is expected to be a special theater celebration for the city starting from September 24 until October 11, 2009.
Dublin Culture Night – For one evening, artists’ studios, churches, cultural centers, galleries, historic houses, museums and many more venues will open their door for an evening of amusement, adventure and discovery. Lavish free chats, events, performances and tours will be offered for everybody to partake in and enjoy. Come, join and stay awake for this culture night on September 25, 2009.
September Weather in Dublin
A lot of people choose to go to Dublin anytime from May to September, particularly when the weather is at its most pleasing.
Avg. high 63°F/17°C
Avg. low 50°F/10°C
Avg. precipitation 2.59 inches/6.6 cm
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A cheap flight to Dublin in September is very possible as there are airlines that offer good deals to travelers. All you have to do is search for these airlines, know their sales or packages and book in advance.
Where to Stay
Travelers to Dublin during this month, can easily find affordable accommodation varying from the most elegant hotels providing the last in luxury and top-rate facilities to cheap hostels, and everything in between.
However, it is always sensible to choose and book a hostel or hotel for your trip to Dublin this September in advance. Consider all of the practical aspects of hostels/lodgings which you choose. If possible, try to choose the one with good deals, discounts and packages.