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Dublin Bears: Gearing Up For Béar Féile 2019!!!

Dublin Bears: Gearing Up For Béar Féile 2019!!!

The Great Dublin Bears’ Festival, Béar Féile has come round once again! It features the much loved Trad Session, Bear Bus Tour , Bear Market and DJ’s, and Mr Bear Ireland Competition, hosted by Panti. Here’s the listing for the fabulous Bear events on offer during the festival, which runs from Thursday 28th March to […]

Launch of Béar Féile 2018 – 23rd to 25th March!

Launch of Béar Féile 2018 – 23rd to 25th March!

The amazing Béar Féile 2018, Ireland’s biggest Bear Festival, has just been launched by Dublin Bears! There is a great weekend of fun and entertainment lined up, from 23rd to 25th March, with a warm welcome for Bears and admirers from all over the world. A €40 Reg Pack includes all of the following ( EXCEPT […]

Airbnb Invites Ireland to #HostWithPride  & Launches Panti’s Guide to Pride for Guests

Airbnb Invites Ireland to #HostWithPride & Launches Panti’s Guide to Pride for Guests

Joining forces with the Queen of Ireland, Panti, Airbnb today launched Panti’s #HostWithPride Guide for guests during Dublin Pride Festival, which takes place  22nd-26th June. Featuring her recommendations for Airbnb hosts on where to send their guests during the Pride Weekend, the guide showcases the very best of Dublin for Dublin Pride Festival. According to […]

Letter: Giving Thanks To 2015

Letter: Giving Thanks To 2015

Scott De Buitléir, EILE’s Founder & Editor-at-Large, writes to take stock of what was an iconic year for the Irish LGBT community.  The Christmas holidays are a time when people come home, whether from near or far, and spend some quality time with their friends, family and loved ones. We love it so much, not […]

Film Review & Trailer: The Queen Of Ireland

Film Review & Trailer: The Queen Of Ireland

Stephen Donnan reviews The Queen of Ireland, the film which documents the life of Drag Queen extraordinaire and LGBT activist, Rory O’Neill, aka Panti Bliss. There are three things I have taken away from The Queen of Ireland, the documentary about the legendary Irish drag queen, and accidental activist, Panti Bliss/Rory O’Neill: The first is […]

A Pride To Make Us Proud!  Dublin LGBTQ Pride Parade 2015

A Pride To Make Us Proud! Dublin LGBTQ Pride Parade 2015

The joy was palpable.Each person marching had pride in their stride! The crowd of over 50,000 held flags and banners aloft, as they marched as one mass, with smiling faces painted and brightly-coloured clothes.

Panti: Forty Years A-Growin’

Panti points out that the movement for equality was truly a grass-roots one.