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5 Quirky Dates With Your Mates

Here’s our selection of 5 quirky date ideas for you to enjoy with your mates!

Wakey Wakey…
Wake up to Dublin at the Wakedock, Grand Canal, where 1 hours wakeboarding for up to 5 people is €120 including all kit hire. Hang tight or splash out with the options of only wakeboarding or choosing a mixed activity session where you try out kayaking and stand up paddle- boarding too. It’ll be an experience you and your mates won’t soon forget.






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Bring on the Adventures!
Unlock your inner Sherlock Holmes as you and your mates try to escape from the Adventure Rooms Dublin, on Little Britain Street. Inside this escape game you can choose between 2 options: ‘The Original Swiss & Black Queen’ which lasts for one hour and is ideal for 2-7 players, and the ‘Duel team competition’ which Llsts 1 hour 30 mins and can accommodate up to 14 people. This adventure is a blast but won’t cost you a bomb; prices start from €18 per person.






Unleash your inner chef at Dublin Cookery School, South William Street, with a wide variety of different 2-3-hour evening and daytime courses on offer. Bring yourself and a few  mates on a culinary adventure where you can dish up the gossip as well as the food. Prices start from €70 per person.





Who needs a canoodle when you have a canoe?
City Kayaking Dublin, IFSC, offers a unique experience as well as perspective on Dublin. Shake things up and look at our capital in a new way.  With day trips as well as evening and night time trips, this could be the perfect date for you and your mates. Prices start from €25 for 2 hours.






Comic Relief
Or kiss your worries goodbye for a night and head down to the Laughter Lounge, Eden Quay, with a group of your mates. Located in the heart of the city the acts playing this club will have you clutching your sides within minutes. You can laugh easy knowing it won’t break the bank either, tickets start from €28.





Any remember, if you’re travelling in on the DART or Luas, you can pre-book your parking with parkbytext!



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