Dublin Events

Love from Dublin projection on Dublin City Hall

January 2023

While one may think January is a quiet month in the entertainment industry, Dublin proves that there’s a lot to do and see around the city. This highlights of this month include the TradFest in Temple Bar showcasing old and new generations of Trad musicians, the Comic Con winter edition at the RDS, and the pop famous Lewis Capaldi returning to Dublin with new material after a short career break.

9th

Wallows @3Olympia

10th to 14th

Dirt Birds @3Olympia

13th

Bert Kreischer @3Arena

14th

Dropkick Murphys @3Arena

18th & 19th

John Mulaney @3Olympia

21st to 29th

Dublin Lunar New Year Festival

21st

Deirdre O'Kane @3Olympia

21st & 22nd

Dublin Comic Con @RDS

21st

Black Flag @The Academy

23rd

Viagra Boys @3Olympia

24th

Keshi @Vicar Street

25th

Lucinda Williams @Vicar Street

25th & 26th

Paul Smith @3Arena

25th to 29th

TradFest Temple Bar @ various venues

25th & 26th

Paul Smith @3Olympia

27th & 28th

Jon Richardson @3Olympia

27th & 28th

Joanne McNally - Prosecco Express @Vicar Street

29th

The 1975 @ 3Arena

30th

Lewis Capaldi @ 3Arena

30th

An Evening with Phil Rosenthal @3Olympia

31st

Belle & Sebastian @3Olympia

February 2023

This month kicks off one of the largest rugby events for the Irish Rugby team with the commencement of the Six Nations tournament on the 4th of February. The first match will be hosted in Dublin on the 11th, at the Aviva Stadium. In the music scene, Chris Brown takes over the big 3 Arena while ‘’The Paper Kites’’ plays for a more alternative audience in the Button Factory.

1st

Stephen Lynch @3Olympia

2nd

Conor Sketches Live @3Olympia

4th

Carly Rae Jepsen @3Olympia

7th-18th

The Commitments @3Olympia

11th

Six Nations - Ireland x France @ Aviva Stadium

11th

Gojira @National Stadium

11th & 12th

Chris Brown @3Arena

17th

Paul Heaton and Jacqui Abbott @3Arena

18th

Clannad @3Arena

20th

The Paper Kites @The Button Factory

20th

Sticky Fingers @3Olympia

22nd & 23rd

The Wolfe Tones @3Olympia

23 Febraury to 4 March

Dublin International Film Festival @various locations in the city.

24th

Bellator MMA @3Arena

24th & 25th

Queen Extravaganza @3Olympia

26th

Self Esteem @3Olympia

March 2023

One of the busiest months on the Irish calendar, March has plenty of mighty craic on hand with entertainment options for every audience. The traditional Saint Patrick’s Festival brings a series of events including the traditional parade across the city and a line-up of concerts & cultural activities spread over 3 days. In Six Nations Rugby, we host another monumental match between Ireland & England. This month’s highlights end with Celine Dion at 3Arena and the return of Elton John for his last Dublin concert before his retirement from touring.

1st

Young Fathers @3Olympia

3rd

Ibiza Orchestral @3Arena

3rd

Saxon @3Olympia

4th

Abba Orchestral @3Arena

4th

RAYE @3Olympia

5th

Sigala @3Olympia

5th

Tamino @ Vicar Street

8th

George Ezra @3arena

10th

Country to Country @3Arena

11th

Country to Country @3Arena

11th

Prue Leith @3Olympia

12th

Country to Country @3Arena

13th

Lizzo @3Arena

13th

All Time Low @3Olympiaa

14th

Lovejoy @3Olympia

16th

Frankie Boyle @3Olympia

17th

Bicep Live @ 3Arena

17th to 19th

St Patrick’s Festival

17th

Silky @3Olympia

17th & 18th

Moving Hearts @Booard Gais Energy Theatre

18th

Six Nations – Ireland x England @Aviva Stadium

18th

Sam Ryder @3Olympia

18th

Aslan @3Arena

19th

Death Cab for Cutie @Bord Gais Energy Theatre

20th

ASHE @3Olympia

23rd

The Overlap Live @3Arena

24th

Fight like Apes @3Olympia

25th

I Prevail @3Olympia

26th

SG Lewis @3Olympia

27th

A Boogie Wit Da Hoodie @3Arena

28th & 29th

Elton John @3Arena

28th & 29th

Tori Amos @3Olympia

30th-31st

Celine Dion @3Arena

30th

Blackberry Smoke @3Olympia

31st

EELS @3Olympia

April 2023

Spring is here and so is our specially curated 'what-to-do-in-Dublin' as temperatures start to rise. 3Arena, one of the largest venues in the city will not disappoint with class-A acts this month such as Paramore, Bloc Party, Sam Smith and Andre Rieu. In the theatre scene enjoy either 'Experience with Al Pacino Live' at the DCC or capture some nostalgia vibes at the ‘’Bowie Experience’’ at the Helix.

1st

Jim Jeffereis @3Arena

1st

The Teskey Brothers @3Olympia

2nd

Ibiza Orchestral @3Arena

3rd

Lea Heart @3Olympia

4th

Macklemore @3Arena

5th

The Razorlight

6th, 7th & 8th

Peter Key @3Arena

7th

Bowie Experience @The Helix

7th & 8th

Mimi Webb @3Olympia

9th

Sonny Fodera @3Arena

9th

bbno$ @3Olympia

10th

Yo La Tengo @3Olympia

13th

Paramore & Bloc Party @3Arena

13th, 14th & 15th

Gift Grub Live @3Olympia

14th

Sam Smith @3Arena

15th

An Evening with Fran Lebowitz @National Concert Hall

18th & 19th

Taylor Tomlinson @Vicar Street

19th

Des Bishop @3Olympia

21st

Andre Rieu @3Arena

23rd

Experience with Al Pacino Live @Dublin Convention Centre

25th

Birdy @3Olympia

27th

Modern Construction Conference @Croke Park

28th

Niall ‘’Bressie’’ Where’s my mind? Live @3Olympia

29th

Russel Kane Live: The Essex Variant @3Olympia

May 2023

For the month of May the RDS hosts one of the most highly anticipated events in the city with not 1, but 3 nights of Bruce Springsteen. Other highlights of the month in Dublin include the 'International Literature Festival', Duran Duran @3Arena and 'This is Elvis' @3Olympia Theatre.

3rd

Novo Amor @Vicar Street

4th

Remembering Noel Bridgeman

5th,7th & 9th

Bruce Springsteen @RDS Arena

6th

Tom Segura @3Arena

6th

Ron Sexsmith @3Olympia

7th

Duran Duran @3Arena

13th

Phil Wang @Vicar Street

13th & 14

Michael Bublé @3Arena

19th & 20th

Ben Portsmouth - This is Elvis @3Olympia

19th through the 28th

International Literature Festival Dublin @various locations

June 2023

June is Pride month and the busiest one within the city event’s calendar. It gives many reasons to plan a trip to Dublin. Summer is all about music, festivals and the outdoors. Have a look at the traditional 'Taste of Dublin', the 'International Music Chamber Festival' and Forbidden Fruit line ups. The 'metal heads' will have a great time with concerts from Ozzy Osbourne (10 June) and Iron Maiden (24 June). Other highlights include the LGBTQI+ Pride Festival celebrating its 40th year and the traditional Pride Parade on Saturday the 24th.

2nd

The Lumineers @St Anne's Park

3rd & 4th

Forbidden Fruit Festival @ Kilmainham Royal Hospital

4th

Lionel Richie @St Anne's Park

6th

Tom Segura @3Arena

6th

Ziggy Alberts @3Olympia

7th through the 12th

Dublin International Chamber Music Festival @ various venues

8th through the 11th

Russel Howard @Vicar Street

9th

Pulp @St Anne's Park

10th

Ozzy Osbourne @3Arena

10th

Harry Styles @Slane Castle

13th

Kasabian @3Olympia

14th

Depeche Mode @Malahide Castle

15th

Riverdance (start of the season) @Gaiety Theatre

15th through the 18th

Hey Duggee @3Olympia

15th through the 18th

Taste of Dublin @ Iveagh Gardens

16th

Becky Hill @Fairview Park

16th

Becky Hill @Fairview Park

16th

Paolo Nutini @Malahide Castle

16th through the 25th

Pride Festival

17th

Jools Holland @3 Arena

17th

The Coronas @Fairview Park

18th

Hans Zimmer @3Arena

19th

Pet Shop Boys @3Arenak

20th

Arctic Monkeys @Malahide Castle

23rd & 24th

Dermot Kennedy @Marlay Park

24th

Iron Maiden @3Arena

25th

Sam Fender @Malahide Castle

25th

Peter Gabriel @3Arena

27th

Florence + The Machine @Malahide Castle

27th

The War on Drugs @Trinity College

28th

Bastille @Trinity College

29th

The Prodigy @Fairview Park

29th

WWE Live @3Arena

30th

Tom Grennan @Fairview Park

AUGUST 2023

Shawn Mendes

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``Grammy-nominated, multi-platinum singer/songwriter Shawn Mendes has added a Dublin date at 3Arena to his 2022 “Wonder: The World Tour”, which will include 64 arena dates spanning across North America, the UK, and Europe. His 3Arena show will now take place on 1st August 2023. The tour, which begins in Copenhagen, Denmark on March 14, 2022, follows Shawn’s most recent album Wonder - which debuted at #1 on the Billboard Top 200, making Mendes one of three male artists ever to score four #1 albums by 22 years old – as well as his new hit single, “Summer of Love” with Tainy.’’

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Tickets from: €76

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