What's on in Dublin

Dublin plays host to numerous events and festivals each year. From sports to drama, fashion to film, there is something for everyone. Highlights of the Dublin festival and events calendar include;



 The Night Joe Dolan’s Car Broke Down


The Olympia Theatre

18th Feb – 26th Feb



Virgin Media Dublin International Film Festival


Multiple Locations

26th Feb – 8th Mar


Gavin James


3 Arena

29th Feb


St Patrick’s Festival


Multiple Locations

13th Mar – 17th Mar


Catch of the Day


Smock Alley Theatre

29th Mar – 4th Apr



Faith Healer


Abbey Theatre

30th Mar – 16th Mar




Maeve Binchy’s Circle of Friends


Gaiety Theatre

6th Apr – 2nd May




Not staying during these events? Don't worry, there's plenty of others on around the city. Check out VisitDublin.com to look at the date when you're in Dublin. 

For the theatre aficionado the Abbey, Gaiety, Olympia and Gate  Theatres are easily accessible by foot from Brooks, as is the Bord Gais Energy Theatre.


For more information on other venues in Dublin, please see our Fact Sheet.