About The Locals

Contact Us: john@thelocals.ie / +353 85 712 8342


What is The Locals?

The Locals looks at people in Dublin who are making great things happen in their communities.

The doers, creators and risk takers, people who go beyond just talking about it, people that raise the bar.

We ask them how and why, then tell you all about it. 


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Want to get involved?

We are always looking for contributors and would love to hear from you.  

Get in touch at john@thelocals.ie 


Who is The Locals?

The Locals was setup by John Mahon in January 2015


Some Things We Do

We put on events.  Here's a selection of some of them.


MARKETS: The Toejam Carboot Sale
Our pop up market that we have in various places and spaces around Dublin


PARTIES: Telephones
Our day time party in an old Victorian schoolyard in the middle of Dublin (info)


CLUBS: Eglo Records Showcase
We had ther Giles Peterson Worldwide Award Winner Fatima & The Eglo Records Live band with label boss Alexander Nut over to play The Bernard Shaw as part of The Beatyard in 2013


FESTIVALS: The Beatyard
We produced The Beatyard Festival with Eoin Cregan & Trev O'Shea at Bodytonic

We built a giant MPC drum machine for the streets