Bram Stoker Festival

Fancy a weekend of wickedly good fun and want to see what events are on in Dublin? If you are planning your visit between the 28th and the 31st of October 2016 you can experience one of the spookiest festivals you have ever seen. The Bram Stoker Festival promises to once again bring the magical yet uncanny ‘World of Stoker’ to life on the streets of Dublin. The Spencer Hotel is the perfect base if you are visiting Dublin as we are on the door step of some of the city’s hottest spots. If you are planning a spooky Halloween break and are looking for things to do in Dublin, you should participate in the Bram Stoker madness. See below a full list of Dublin events that are happening throughout the Bram Stoker Festival 2017.

BELOW IS A SAMPLE OF LAST YEARS EVENTS. WATCH THIS SPACE AS THIS YEARS EVENTS ARE UPDATED AS SOON AS THE ITINERARY IS RELEASED!

This year’s programme of festival events includes:

  • Guts Magazine: Young Blood Oct 28th - Oct 31st, on all over town!
  • Monsters! Season at Light House Cinema Oct 28th - Oct 30th
  • Bleedin’ Deadly Oct 28th - Oct 31st, Doors 21.00, The Pillar Room, D.1
  • Nightmare Plants Oct 28th - Oct 29th, 17:30; 18:05; 18:40; 19:35; 20:10; 20.45; 21.40; 22.15 and 22.50, National Botanic Gardens of Ireland
  • Behind the Dark Oct 28th - Oct 29th, 20.30 & 22.00, St. Anne's Park, D.3
  • Mother Stoker’s Sickly Stories Oct 28th - Oct 31st, 19.30 and 21.00, 13 North Great Georges St, D.1
  • Dracula Live: Screening with Live Score October 29th, 20:00, National Concert Hall
  • Prohibition: the Beautiful and the Damned October 29th, 20.00, Irish Museum of Modern Art

October 30th

  • Guts Magazine: Young Blood Oct 28th - Oct 31st, On all over town!
  • Monsters! Season A season of films at Light House Cinema, Oct 28th - Oct 30th
  • Stokerland A pop-up Victorian fun park Oct 29th - Oct 30th, 11.00, St. Patrick's Park, D.8
  • Dracula’s Spooky Underground Sound Lab October 30th, 11.30; 14.00, The Ark, D.2
  • The Bram Jam 2016 Oct 30th - Oct 31st, 12.00, The Ark, D.2
  • Horror Expo October 30th, 14.00, Freemason's Hall, D.2
  • Spooky Music Trail Oct 30th - Oct 31st, 12.00, Various Venues - full list coming soon.
  • Bleedin’ Deadly –  Oct 28th - Oct 31st, Doors 21.00,The Pillar Room, D.1
  • Mother Stoker’s Sickly Stories  Oct 28th - Oct 31st, 19.30 and 21.00, 13 North Great Georges St, D.1
  • The Poetry Brothel – The shadow of the twilight is upon us! October 30th, Doors 20.30, The Liquor Rooms, D.2

October 31ST

  • Guts Magazine: Young Blood Oct 28th - Oct 31st, Throughout the Festival, All over town!
  • The Bram Jam 2016 Oct 30th - Oct 31st, 12.00, The Ark, D.2
  • Spooky Music Trail Oct 30th - Oct 31st, 12.00, Various Venues - full list coming soon.
  • Dracula’s Disco Get in the spooky spirit with Dracula’s own DJ October 31st, 11.30, The Ark, D.2
  • Macnas : Sleep No More October 31st, 18.00, Henry Street, D.1
  • Urban Legends October 31st, 19.00, Smithfield Square
  • Bleedin’ Deadly – Ireland’s freakiest Halloween Oct 28th - Oct 31st, Doors 21.00, The Pillar Room, D.1
  • Mother Stoker’s Sickly Stories  Oct 28th - Oct 31st, 19.30 and 21.00, 13 North Great Georges St, D.1
  • Blood and Guts Magazine and the Bram Stoker Festival come together October 31st, 19.30, The Fumbally Stables, Fumbally Lane, Dublin 8.

The festival is inspired by the heritage of world famous Dublin horror novelist Bram Stoker and his notorious novel Dracula - the most influential cultural phenomena of the modern era.

There is more to Bram Stoker than Dracula. So join us on the Halloween weekend in finding out more about the man called Bram Stoker, the myths and the meaning of his finest work.

Be sure to pop into us for an Evil East meal at our delicious Asian fusion restaurant or a blood-curdling cocktail at The Spencer Cocktail Bar.

Email events@thespencerhotel.com to book a party, cocktails or a meal at East over the Halloween weekend.

 

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