Hey, Dublin lovers! Wondering how to kick off the new year with a bang? Well, fear not because January in Dublin is bursting with exciting events to chase away those winter blues. When the cold of winter sets in, Dublin's vibrant cultural scene comes alive with a variety of events to suit all tastes. From lively concerts to captivating shows, from cozy pubs to lively clubs, Dublin is a city buzzing with energy this January. Let’s dive into the coolest events happening that will make your January unforgettable.
BKT United Rugby Championship - Leinster x Ulster
Don't miss the showdown! Watch Leinster go head-to-head with Ulster in the BKT United Rugby Championship at RDS Arena on January 1st (Monday). Tickets from €40 at Ticketmaster.
Investec Champions Cup - Leinster x Stade Francais
Catch Leinster facing off against Stade Francais in Round 3 of the Heineken Champions Cup at Aviva Stadium on Saturday, January 13th! Tickets are available from €25 and can be purchased here.
GAA Allianz Football League - Dublin x Monaghan
Get ready for an epic showdown! Catch the Dublin vs. Monaghan match on January 27th at Croke Park, just a breezy 10-minute walk from Gardiner House. Snag your tickets starting at €20 and be part of the thrilling action!
Get ready for the ultimate Irish music experience at TradFest, Ireland's largest Trad & Folk Music Festival! This fantastic event unfolds in various locations, offering a diverse musical journey. Secure your tickets at varying prices and immerse yourself in the rich sounds of Ireland!
The Rocky Horror Show
Get ready to party at The Rocky Horror Show, directed by Christopher Luscombe! Jam-packed with timeless classics like Sweet Transvestite and Time Warp, it's the ultimate experience. Catch the excitement at Bord Gáis Energy Theatre, with tickets starting at just €19. Don't miss the thrill.
Quizz & Bingo
Join the fun and win amazing prizes like vouchers, drink tokens, event tickets, and more. Don't miss out on the excitement – Every Friday and Saturday at Bernard Shaw! Book a table and best of luck!
Last change to embark on a magical journey from Dublin Zoo to enchanted lands filled with fairies, mythical creatures, colorful animals, and a candyland, all illuminated by beautiful silk lanterns. Immerse yourself in wonder and joy! Tickets start at just €21.50. Hurry up that is happening just by 14th.
Movie Night – Napoleon Dynamite
Join Rascals in a delightful and hilarious movie night! This charming, funny, and geeky film is a joy to watch, exploring social awkwardness, suburban life, and hopeless nerdism. The performances are top-notch, and your €5.70 admission (plus fees) includes a glass of beer and popcorn. Don't miss out on the fun on January 14th.
Based Festival 2024
Get ready for the first-ever All Ages Indie music festival at The Button Factory, a game-changing experience you won't want to miss. Based Festival is bringing you the best of Ireland's emerging bands, including Malefactors, Pants On Fire, Ritalin, Taiyo, Na Tonnta, Anita, and more. Snag your tickets, ranging from €15.76 to €20.12!
Free Walking Tour
Experience the best of Dublin with Generation Tour everyday! The local guides will lead you through the city's captivating sites, sharing intriguing stories, history, and curious oddities. From Dublin Castle to Viking & Medieval Dublin, Christchurch Cathedral to the Temple Bar quarter and much more. Check details at reception of our hostels.
Hey beer enthusiasts! Get ready for a brew-tiful experience with beers from top-notch breweries at Rascals. Your €11.50 ticket (plus booking fees) for either session includes a reusable pint cup to take home and proudly display on your mantelpiece. Stay tuned for the full tap list and individual beers – excitement brewing!
The Beatles Jazzed!
Secure your spot for a magical musical journey into the timeless tunes of The Beatles, starting at just €15. Don't miss out on this unforgettable fusion of jazz and classics at Arthur’s Bluz and Jazz.
Joanne McNally - The Prosecco Express
Joanne McNally is rocking the comedy scene, having sold out 70 shows at Vicar Street. Don't miss the laughs – catch her from January 8th to 13th at Bord Gais Energy Theatre. Grab your tickets now from €35.50 and get ready for a hilarious night!
Charlie and the Chocolate Factory – The Musical
Step into the magical world of Roald Dahl's "Charlie and the Chocolate Factory – The Musical" at Bord Gais Energy Theatre. Join young Charlie Bucket on his sweet adventure alongside the enigmatic Willy Wonka. Don't miss the fun – the musical runs daily until January 7th, and tickets are available here, starting from €26.50.
Get set for an unforgettable night of jaw-dropping talents at The Sound House on the 11th! Be thrilled and captivated by an extraordinary showcase that's sure to amaze. Grab your tickets starting from just €8.
The FRIENDS™ Experience: The One in Dublin
Hurry up, Friends fans! It's your last shot to dive into the FRIENDS™ Experience! Set foot into the iconic world of Ross, Rachel, Chandler, Joey, Monica, and Phoebe at the Theatre of Light, The Point Square. Don't miss this chance – grab your tickets (starting at just €17).
‘Downward Dog’ Yoga Event
Indulge in top-notch yoga practices at Conrad Dublin, with the added bonus of letting your furry pals enjoy some tail-wagging fun and socializing! It's a one-of-a-kind experience, priced at €30 per human and €5 per dog.
Craic Den Comedy Club
Mark your calendar for a laughter-filled weekend at The Workman's Club every Friday and Saturday. Tickets stars at just €11.70. Get ready for a hilarious time!
Full Moon Meditation
Unwind and recharge at the Workshop at Mutton Lane Yoga Studio Grasslands on the 24th! Immerse yourself in mindful movement, stretch, and relaxation. Experience the soothing vibes with guided meditation and deep relaxation. Don't miss this chance for total rejuvenation. Tickets from €25!
06th - David Bowie's Birthday Party at The Workman’s Club – Tickets from €8.66
11th - Rudra Thandav - Psytrance Night at Fibber Magees – Tickets from €9.99
13th - Just K-Pop at The Sound House – Tickets from €6.34
23rd - Stylish - Harry Styles Club Night at The Grand Social – Tickets from €6.92
26th - ARTRAVE - The ARTPOP Anniversary Party at The Grand Social – Tickets from 17.07
26th - So Fetch - 2000s Party at The Workman’s club – Tickets from €8.66
26th - This Is It! Indie Night at Lost Lane – Tickets from €6.54
27th - Dublin The Bass at Wigwam – Tickets from €27.79
29th – Niallish Fibbers at Fibber Magees – Tickets from €5
31st - PRÉ CARNAVAL ESPECIAL NUMANICE at Woolshed – Tickets from €3.12