23rd August 2012 – 26th August 2012

CONTACT

Tallships2012@dublincity.ie

WEB

www.dublintallships.ie

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The Tall Ships Races 2012

Venue: Dublin Port

This August Dublin will welcome back the International Tall Ships Races for the first time since 1998.

As final host port for the 2012 Tall Ships Races, the event will see over  Tall Ships sail into the capital for a four day festival and celebration from 23rd-26th August 2012. Ships from Chile, Mexico, Argentina, the US, Italy and Norway will chart their course to Dublin.

 Check out what’s going on down by the river..  
Click here to download the full programme of events (3.35MB)

Over 5000 participants will compete in these races and there will be opportunities for young trainees from Dublin to be selected to participate in the races. The event offers young people a unique setting for developing skills like team building, leadership, multi-cultural understanding and friendship with participants from up to 50 countries taking part.

The Tall Ships Races is an annual international event that will make its way to Ireland’s Capital in August 2012. Dublin, as Final Host Port, is expecting to see over 42 Tall Ships visit for this four day festival.

The event will end on the 26th August with a regatta setting off towards Liverpool.

There will be opportunities to jump aboard the ships, in addition to free street entertainment, live music, parades, funfairs, treasure hunts, water sport activities and lots more. This will be the biggest Festival in Ireland in 2012 with over 42 ships arriving, so don’t miss it!

Click here to download Meet the 2012 Tall Ships (811KB)

Day 1 Free Festival
-Fleet Arrival
-Opening Ceremony
-Captain's Dinner at the Mansion House
-Ships open to the Public. Live music, street theatre, markets, fun fairs, water sport activities and participative family events.

Day 2 Free Festival
-Crew Parade at Custom House
-Prize Giving
-Crew Party
-Ships open to the Public. Live music, street theatre, markets, fun fairs, water sport activities and participative family events.

Day 3 Free Festival
-Crew Activites
-Ships open to the Public. Live music, street theatre, markets, fun fairs, water sport activities and participative family events.

Day 4 Free Festival
-Farewell to Ships
-Parade of Sail
-Regatta from Dublin to Liverpool
-Live music, street theatre, markets, fun fairs, water sport activities and participative family events which are themed around our farewell programme for the ships.

For more information: www.dublintallships.ie

The Tall Ships Races 2012

23rd August 2012 – 26th August 2012

CONTACT

Tallships2012@dublincity.ie

WEB

www.dublintallships.ie

Share

Venue: Dublin Port

This August Dublin will welcome back the International Tall Ships Races for the first time since 1998.

As final host port for the 2012 Tall Ships Races, the event will see over  Tall Ships sail into the capital for a four day festival and celebration from 23rd-26th August 2012. Ships from Chile, Mexico, Argentina, the US, Italy and Norway will chart their course to Dublin.

 Check out what’s going on down by the river..  
Click here to download the full programme of events (3.35MB)

Over 5000 participants will compete in these races and there will be opportunities for young trainees from Dublin to be selected to participate in the races. The event offers young people a unique setting for developing skills like team building, leadership, multi-cultural understanding and friendship with participants from up to 50 countries taking part.

The Tall Ships Races is an annual international event that will make its way to Ireland’s Capital in August 2012. Dublin, as Final Host Port, is expecting to see over 42 Tall Ships visit for this four day festival.

The event will end on the 26th August with a regatta setting off towards Liverpool.

There will be opportunities to jump aboard the ships, in addition to free street entertainment, live music, parades, funfairs, treasure hunts, water sport activities and lots more. This will be the biggest Festival in Ireland in 2012 with over 42 ships arriving, so don’t miss it!

Click here to download Meet the 2012 Tall Ships (811KB)

Day 1 Free Festival
-Fleet Arrival
-Opening Ceremony
-Captain's Dinner at the Mansion House
-Ships open to the Public. Live music, street theatre, markets, fun fairs, water sport activities and participative family events.

Day 2 Free Festival
-Crew Parade at Custom House
-Prize Giving
-Crew Party
-Ships open to the Public. Live music, street theatre, markets, fun fairs, water sport activities and participative family events.

Day 3 Free Festival
-Crew Activites
-Ships open to the Public. Live music, street theatre, markets, fun fairs, water sport activities and participative family events.

Day 4 Free Festival
-Farewell to Ships
-Parade of Sail
-Regatta from Dublin to Liverpool
-Live music, street theatre, markets, fun fairs, water sport activities and participative family events which are themed around our farewell programme for the ships.

For more information: www.dublintallships.ie

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