Opening Hours & Event Updates
We are pleased to confirm the reopening of Solstice Arts Centre from 9am on Monday 29 June 2020. Our Café and Gallery will operate...Read More
You Are Made of StardustTue 30 Jun 2020 - Fri 28 Aug 2020
Solstice is delighted to present George Bolster, You Are Made of Stardust, an exhibition of new and recent work by New York-based...Read More
Zoom Zoo WorkshopWed 22 Jul 2020, 2.00 p.m.
Age 8 - 12. Online Arts and Storytelling workshop with artist, performer, storyteller, poet, art teacher and general maker of...Book Now Read More ››
Theatre Making & Devising Workshop with Kate FineganFri 24 Jul 2020, 10.00 a.m.
Young Adult Workshop - Kate Finegan of fierce and ferocious aerial duo Femme Bizarre leads a weekend workshop for teenagers & young...Book Now Read More ››
Creative Summer Fun at Solstice - Puppet MakingWed 29 Jul 2020, 11.00 a.m.
Age 6-8 years: Inspired by the ancient heritage of Meath, reimagine the High Kings who once ruled from the Hill of Tara.Under the...Book Now Read More ››
Creative Summer Fun at Solstice - Mask MakingThu 30 Jul 2020, 11.00 a.m.
Age 9-12 years: Be inspired by the mythical stories connected to the Boyne Valley such as The Salmon of Knowledge or the Great Bull...Book Now Read More ››
Creative Summer Fun at Solstice - Living SculpturesWed 5 Aug 2020, 11.00 a.m.
Age 6-8 years: Whether it’s a walk along the Boyne or in the woods at Balrath, be inspired by the great outdoors and our beautiful...Book Now Read More ››
Creative Summer Fun at Solstice - Stained Glass WindowsThu 6 Aug 2020, 11.00 a.m.
Age 9-12 years: Inspired by Evie Hone's stained glass in St. Patrick's Church on the Hill of Tara, create your very own paper...Book Now Read More ››
Movement & Voice Online Workshop with Jade O'ConnorThu 13 Aug 2020, 10.00 a.m.
Teenagers & Young Adults - Movement & Voice Online Workshops led by Jade O'Connor from FemmeBizarre Theatre Company1 Hour Warm-up...Book Now Read More ››
Musical Theatre Camp with Caithriona MongeyMon 17 Aug 2020, 10.00 a.m., 1.00 p.m.
Age 8 – 12 years: Caithriona Mongey leads a fun three-day musical theatre camp where children and teens can learn their favourite...Book Now Read More ››
Heritage Week: Patterns in PrintWed 19 Aug 2020, 10.00 a.m.
Age 5 - 8. Join artist Claire Halpin for this experimental printmaking workshop inspired by the Megalithic Art in our historical...Book Now Read More ››
Heritage Week: Experimental Patterns in ArchaeologyWed 19 Aug 2020, 1.30 p.m.
Ages 9 - 12 years - Celebrate National Heritage Week with artist Claire Halpin. Join her on a journey of experimental print making...Book Now Read More ››
Summer Crafty Camp with Creative GenieThu 20 Aug 2020, 10.30 a.m.
Age 6+ Packed full of crafting activity from painting, sculpting and weaving to model making and more. Children will have three...Book Now Read More ››
New Era - Exploring Climate ChangeSat 12 Sep 2020 - Fri 6 Nov 2020
New Era is an exhibition featuring four younger generation Irish visual artists Rachel Doolin, Siobhan McDonald, Martina O’Brien...Read More
An Introduction to Botanical Art with Yanny PettersSat 19 Sep 2020, 2.00 p.m.
This introduction to botanical art with Yanny Petters includes a brief history of this form of illustration and many insights into...Read More SOLD OUT
A Day in the Death of Francis LedwidgeFri 2 Oct 2020 & Sat 3 Oct 2020
I'm alive and dead, a voice in your head Francis Ledwidge, soldier and poet, bridges a century and more, to speak to us in his own...Book Now Read More ››
The Man in Black - CancelledFri 16 Oct 2020, 8.00 p.m.
Friday 16 October, 8:00pmThis event has been cancelled. Box office will be in touch with patrons regarding refunds or transfers to...Book Now Read More ››
3 Hail Mary'sFri 22 Jan 2021 & Sat 23 Jan 2021
This nursing home experience will have you in tears of laughter and is the work of Tommy Marren – writer of the highly-acclaimed...Book Now Read More ››
Farmer Michael & Kathleen - LIVESat 13 Feb 2021, 8.00 p.m.
The King & Queen of farming satire, after only 3 years on the comedy scene, Stevo & Sinéad have gathered a following of over...Book Now Read More ››
The Star of Chester’s LaneFri 26 Feb 2021, 8.00 p.m.
This is a man’s world: always has been. Or has it…? 1854: Mr McGrath has fallen to his death working on the building of the Boyne...Book Now Read More ››
THE BEST OF BOND in ConcertWed 7 Apr 2021, 8.00 p.m.
To commemorate the release of the 25th Bond movie The Irish Filmharmonic Ensemble proudly present this spectacular concert...Book Now Read More ››
I AM BABAThu 22 Apr 2021, 10.00 a.m., 11.00 a.m., 12.30 p.m.
I AM BABA is a magical theatre adventure of song, lights and textures for babies aged 0-12 months by internationally renowned...Book Now Read More ››
Mary BlackThu 13 May 2021, 8.00 p.m.
Following a sold out performance in September 2019, Mary Black returns to Solstice Arts Centre in March 2020 for one night...Book Now Read More ››
DirtBirds #NoFiltersFri 11 Jun 2021 & Sat 12 Jun 2021
In a world where women are expected to have the patience of Mother Teresa, the arse of Jennifer Lopez, the social media profile of...Book Now Read More ››
An Evening with Michael HardingThu 7 Oct 2021, 8.00 p.m.
Join Ireland’s foremost storyteller as he takes to the roads, dispensing his unique take on ordinary and extraordinary life in...Book Now Read More ››
Callan’s Kicks LiveSat 9 Oct 2021, 8.00 p.m.
Rescheduled to Saturday 9 October 2021, 8:00pm Aiken Promotions and Leo Varadkar (ledgebag and Teesh) are totes excited to announce...Book Now Read More ››
Mid-Summer Solstice COVID DancesTue 28 Jun 2022, 10.00 a.m.
The 2020 Summer Solstice weekend should have seen the premiere performance of Fiona Quilligan's new work 'Ancestor' at Solstice...Read More SOLD OUT
Be INspired - Mette Sofie Roche
It is evident from Mette’s interview that she loves what she does. Taking inspiration from her Norwegian heritage and the many...Read More
On Lockdown - Dragana Jurišić
Born in the former Yugoslavia and now living and working in Dublin, Dragana Jurišić received her PhD from the European Centre for...Read More
On Lockdown - Caoimhín Ó Raghallaigh
Caoimhín Ó Raghallaigh makes music on a 10-string fiddle called the hardanger d'amore. He has performed on some of the most...Read More
Be INspired - Annabel PottertonRead More
Be INspired - Perlee
In the third of our Be INspired series where we ask artists, writers, performers, and makers to share with us what inspires them to...Read More
Be INspired - George Bolster
Our second Be INspired interview is with Irish artist George Bolster. He has recorded a special video for you from his home in New...Read More
Be INspired - Make Your Own Notebook
Artists, writers, performers and crafts people use different ways to create their work. We’ve asked several from different...Read More
On Lockdown - Manchán Magan
Manchán Magan is a writer and documentary-maker. His theatrical installations Gaeilge Tamagotchi, Arán & Im and Sea Tamagotchi...Read More
Be INspired - Deirdre Kinahan
Even though we have been confined to our homes for the last few weeks, this doesn’t mean we can’t explore. Here, playwright and...Read More