A Family Book Festival at Airfield Estate, Dundrum 

Saturday 28th September


Ticket Details Coming Soon 

The Dubray StoryFest family book festival will take place at Airfield Estate on Saturday 28th September: a unique, fun-filled, creative festival for children aged 0-12 and their families. Rain or shine, if you like stories, it’s the place to be!


This will be a day of interactive author and illustrator events, storytelling and story-writing, doodling, drawing, dancing, music, art and craft, book-inspired yoga, face-painting, dressing up, events as Gaeilge and, for children with ASD or special needs, a relaxed zone. StoryFest will run from 11am to 5pm, with simultaneous events for different ages and interests taking place in sites across Airfield's urban farm and gardens.

Authors and illustrators will include:


  And lots more besides…

  • Shake hands with the Gruffalo
  • Mindful Stories with Paul Timoney
  • Family Doodle Wall and Facepainting
  • Murder Most Fowl Family Detective Trail - Front lawn
  • Find the Duck Trail - Usborne Farmyard Tales Corner
  • Visit our on-site bookshop – and maybe have a personal shopping consultation!


And don’t forget to explore…

  • Airfield’s vintage car collection
  • Jersey Cow milking parlour
  • Beautifully laid out gardens
  • Exciting play areas
  • Café and rest areas