The Dublin City Soul Festival (throughout Dublin - 21st to 24th May), a celebration of peace, love and unity, is a unique four-day festival showcasing some of the finest soul acts from Ireland and abroad. Now celebrating its third year, the festival has grown from strength to strength over its short history so far to be heralded as one of the finest events of its kind in Ireland's busy festival schedule. The yeah, treat yourself to The Soul Picnic in which superstars of soul from around the globe play free shows in a picnic-style setting. Also, Rising Stars focuses on some of the hottest new acts as they perform throughout the streets, bar and cafes of Dublin. Another particular highlight will be Soul Jam at The Sugar Club - starring Ms. Nikki and The Memphis Soul Survivors. Ticketing information is available at the Dublin Soul Festival website.