The Alcohol Free Guide to a Night in Limerick

Mad for a night in Limerick but don’t fancy having a drink? We've got you covered!

1. Try an evening kayak tour along the River Shannon

Night Kayaking in Limerick City with Nevsail

See the skyline of Limerick under the moonlight, what a perfect way to spend the evening! Kayaking down the River Shannon is an activity not to be missed.

2. Grab your friends and try beat the clock at Escape Limerick

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Get the squad together and battle the clock to break free from the pirate ship, dungeon or classroom-themed escape room in under 60 minutes! Start planning here.

3. Get yourself dressed up and head to the races

Limerick Racecourse

Everyone loves an excuse to get dressed up, right? Heading to the races at Limerick Racecourse or Limerick Greyhound Stadium is a great way to spend an evening in Limerick!

4. Limerick has a wide variety of theatre productions to immerse yourself in!

Pulse Theatre Launch

Sit back, relax and enjoy the show! With so many theatre productions happening throughout Limerick, there is definitely something to interest everyone.

5. Why not head to a roller disco!


Good vibes and great music, what more could you ask for on a night out in Limerick? Rollerjam will keep the blood pumping and the energy levels high!

6. Stay on the retro vibe and go bowling


FunWorld is the place to be for bowling and arcade games. Why not check it out and see if you can get a strike!

7. Who doesn’t love an evening of UV Mini Golf?

Jurassic Parr Mini-Golf Limerick

Step back in time to Ireland’s first and only 18-hole UV crazy golf course that is suitable for skill levels and has a dinosaur theme.

8. Limerick has some of the best venues for big gigs!

Hermitage Green live at King John's Castle for Riverfest Limerick 2017. Photo: Sean Curtin True Media.

Limerick is THE place to be for live music so why not spend your evenings rockin’ out at one of our top music venues.

9. Or maybe traditional music is more your scene?

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Sometimes you just can’t beat a trad session! With live music 7 nights a week in Dolans and The Locke Bar and other special trad sessions held throughout Limerick! Check out trad at The Locke (7 days a week at 5pm & 9pm), Dolans (7 days a week from 9pm), The Still House (first Friday of every month from 6pm), The Wickham Tap (third Thursday of every month from 9pm).

10. And don’t forget to keep an eye out for Limerick’s festivals with plenty of evening activities!

Limerick Jazz Festival Launch (Pic Alan Place)

Limerick’s festivals are not to be missed! With activities from morning till night, you’ll never be bored!

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