Welcome to Dublin City Council Dublin Winter Lights

November 23, 2023

Dublin City Council is delighted to announce that the dazzling ‘Dublin City Council Dublin Winter Lights’ are back! For the month of December, locations all over the city centre will be transformed with colourful projections and lighting displays, including for the first time, Bank of Ireland College Green and the Central Bank Plaza. This year will see the return of the popular location Merrion Square Park.  Dublin City Council Dublin Winter Lights is an event catering for all ages so bring your family and friends. Experience Dublin City Centre in a whole new light and feel the magic this festive season.


The spectacle will not only revisit the crowd-favourites like Merrion Square Park, but will also introduce new installations at landmarks such as O’Connell Street, Bank of Ireland College Green, Central Bank Plaza, and the Ha’penny Bridge.

This year’s programme will feature designs from national and international digital artists. The locations are:

  1. The Spire
  2. GPO (General Post Office)
  3. O’Connell Street (trees and statues)
  4. Custom House
  5. Samuel Becket Bridge
  6. Trinity College
  7. Bank of Ireland College Green
  8. Central Bank Plaza
  9. Ha’Penny Bridge
  10. Milennium Bridge
  11. Barnardos Square / City Hall ( Children’s Art Compition)
  12. Merrion Square Park (From 1st Dec-22nd Dec inclusive)
  13. Mansion House


For information on visiting Dublin City Centre during Dublin City Council Dublin Winter Lights please see www.transportireland.ie for public transport options and to assist with planning your journey.

Find out more here.