Completing a trail is one of the best ways to see some of Dublin's best places to dine, shop and play. Check out these 3 free and festive hunts to try this holiday season!

Irish Fairy Door Trail

Gather your kiddos and head to Downtown Dublin for a magical hunt to find our resident fairies. This walkable trail is free to do and gives you the perfect excuse to visit some of Dublin's best retail spots including Alma Mater and Boho72. When you find all the fairies, turn your passport in to redeem your prize! Get more details here

2018 Irish Fairy Door Trail Collateral

12 Elves of Dublin

Once you've found all the fairies, make sure to come back to Historic Dublin with your kiddos from December 7 to 22 to participate in the 12 Elves of Dublin scavenger hunt. Visit 12 Historic Dublin businesses, find the hidden elf and your young ones will get a little treat at each stop! Finish the hunt before December 22 to be entered to win a grand prize package!

12 elves of dublin

Celtic Cocktail Trail

Once the little ones are tuckered out, there's something for the grown-ups too! Sip your way through the Celtic Cocktail Trail to experience the best in Dublin dining and craft cocktails! Once you're done, turn in your completed passport at the Visitor & Information Center to pick up your Celtic Cocktail Trail t-shirt!

Three bottles of Celtic Cocktial ingridents propping up a green Celtic Cocktial Trail passport.

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