With plenty of events and nearby recreation options, this summer season in Dublin is bound to be the best one yet.

Looking for ways to entertain the whole family? Emerald Glen Park is your center for everything under the sun. Whether you’re practicing your backhand on the tennis court or dropping in at the skate park, there’s something for everyone here. And The Wave Aquatic Complex is the perfect place to cool off, featuring two swimming pools, a waterslide tower, splash zone and more.

There’s no shortage of outdoor activities to discover in Dublin. At Ted Fairfield Park, you get a little bit of everything. Celebrate with a barbecue picnic. Make a goal on the soccer field. Challenge your friends to a game of H.O.R.S.E. at the basketball court. And if you really want to have fun in the spirit of summer, get a game of sand volleyball going at the courts!

When you live at Boulevard, you’re just minutes from a total lakeside vacation experience. Shadow Cliffs Lake hosts plenty of recreation options perfect for summertime. Take a dip in the swimming area. Rent a pedal boat and go out on the water. Chill with a fishing pole in hand. Even your four-legged pal is sure to love the nature of this place with dog-friendly trails.

If live music is your jam, you won’t want to miss out on the Dublin Summer Concert Series. Head over to Emerald Glen Park on Thursday evenings for open-air tunes. Bring a picnic blanket. Grab a beer and dinner from local vendors. And dance until the sun goes down. This annual concert series in Dublin is fun, outdoors and free to attend!

Whether you’re looking for outdoor fun or live music events, there are plenty of summer-worthy happenings to check out this season in Dublin.