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Herbert Park Sunday 21st Family Fun Day

Posted on: 17 August, 2011

Dublin City Council is organising a family fun day in Herbert Park
this Sunday, 21st August starting at 1pm to mark the Centenary of the Park.

see attached Herbert Park Centenary Programme of Events

There's loads of excellent activities on offer (hot air balloon, fun
races, the Army Band kicks off at 1pm, Punch & Judy start at 2pm,
there's a BBQ area near the Herbert Park Hotel, boat races on the
pond ... )

Well worth a visit... 

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