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Agenda | May 2024

- Posted on: 25/04/2024 - By: Sofia Carraro Rocha $itemValue.title

Hey there! Thinking about visiting Dublin in May? You're in for a real treat! Dublin has an amazing lineup of events, concerts and activities to keep you entertained all month long. Whether you're into music, art or sports, there's something for everyone. Here's a sneak peek at what's happening in Dublin this May:

 

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4th - Street Photography Photowalk

Join the Street Photography photowalk, in partnership with Canon and Conns Cameras, at the Dublin Street Photography Festival 2024. Get ready to capture the best of Dublin's streets!

Where?  Meeting House Square

 

6th - Experience Your Soul Medidation

Meditation With The Self Realised Himalayan Master

Experience Your Soul: Meditation with The Self Realised Himalayan Master. Join a free transformative journey to inner peace through deep meditation guided by The Himalayan Master.

Where? Pegasus Hall, Clayton Hotel

 

11th - The Story of Three Guinness’

Discover the tale of three Guinnesses - Arthur, Desmond, and Kennelm, as part of the Culture Date with Dublin 8 program! Admission is free.

Where? Farmleigh House & Estate

 

15th - DCU Insight Summer Social

Join the DCU Insight Summer Social for a fun-filled gathering and enjoy some of NuBar's best BBQ!

Where? DCU Nubar - College Bar

 

19th - Bike Town Festival

Bike Town Festival is a fun-filled celebration of urban cycling for all ages and skill levels! Explore bikes, ride bikes, fix bikes and talk bikes. Best of all, it's free for everyone!

Where? Sundrive Velodrome

 

23rdAfro Art Festival

As part of Africa Day celebrations, this festival is a lively event that empowers and honours Artists of African descent. Join the vibrant festivities!

Where? Wynn’s Hotel Dublin

 

CONCERTS, FESTIVALS, ARTS AND CULTURE EVENTS
Art  lovers, get ready to jam! Dublin's art scene is buzzing

 

1st - Olivia Rodrigo

The event is sold out, but always has some people selling tickets last minute. Keep an eye on!

Where? 3Arena

 

1st to 4th - Grease (Musical)

The world’s best-loved musical is back in Dublin, more glamorous than ever before. Admissions from €21.50.

Where? Bord Gáis Energy Theatre

 

2ndRomesh Ranganathan

Romesh crafts a comedy masterclass by turning life's frustrations into laugh-out-loud moments. Grab your tickets starting at just €39.50!

Where? 3OLympia

 

4th and 5th - Dublin Ska Festival 2024

The Dublin Ska Festival is back at Whelan's on the first weekend of May for two nights of incredible Ska music. Get your tickets now starting from €29!

Where? Whelan’s

 

6th – Dante Spinetta

Catch Dante Spinetta, the Argentinian hip-hop/funk sensation, live with his band at The Grand Social in Dublin. Don't miss out ticket from €25.

Where? The Grand Social

 

6TH to 19th –  International Dublin Gay Theatre Festival 2024

The International Dublin Gay Theatre Festival is a vibrant celebration of love, diversity, and creativity, showcasing top LGBTQ+ theatre talents from around the globe.

Free and paid tickets available.

Where? Many venues.

 

8th - Dublin Storytime: Storytelling Night In A Brewery

Dublin Storytime is a cosy night of storytelling filled with connection, laughter and good times. Tickets from €12.

Where? Rascals Brewing (enjoy 10% off on the bill showing your Canbe guest key-card).

 

10th - André Rieu

The world-famous Dutch violinist and conductor is ready to dazzle Dublin audiences with an enchanting concert that promises to be unforgettable. Tickets are available starting at €76.25.

Where? 3Arena

 

13thKeane

On May 10th, 2024, Keane is set to release a special remastered edition of their iconic debut album ‘Hopes and Fears’, exactly 20 years after its original launch, celebrating one of the best debut albums of all time. Tickets from €52.20!

Where? 3Arena

 

16thEric Clapton

Also sold-out, the ticket’s price was €86. Keep an eye on for some last-minute ticket.

Where? 3Arena

 

17th to 26th International Literature Festival Dublin

In a land of storytellers and a city that cherishes books, ILFD is Ireland's premier literary event, bringing the world's best writers together since 1998 to captivate and inspire audiences of all ages. Free and paid admissions.

Where? Merrion Square

 

21st to 25thLa Traviata

If you are into Classics, you must-go this new Opera’s production. Tickets are available from €15.

Where? Gaiety Theatre

 

24th and 25th - Richard Hawley

Tickets are selling up too fast but are still available from €42.

Where? 3Olympia

 

25thLa Konga en Dublin

LA KONGA is now one of Argentina's leading artists, becoming the most streamed cuarteto band on digital platforms worldwide. Tickets from €10

Where? Opium Live

 

28th to June – Wizard of Oz (Musical)

Direct from The London Palladium, the dazzling new production of one of the world's most cherished musicals is coming to the Bord Gáis Energy Theatre. Don't miss this spectacular show! Tickets from €21.50.

Where? Bord Gáis Energy Theatre

 

28th to June – The Woman in Black

The Woman in Black masterfully creates an atmosphere of suspense, using illusions to deliver spine-chilling horror! Admissions from €16.50.

Where? Gaiety Theatre

 

30th and 31st - Jarlath Regan

Ireland's favourite Irishman Abroad became a social media sensation in 2023. Now, for the first time, he's bringing his brand new stand-up comedy show to Dublin. Tickets available starting at €27.50.

Where? 3Olympia

 

SPORTS AND OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES
If you're a sports fan or just love the outdoors, Dublin has you covered.

 

1stDortmund vs PSG

Where? The Bernard Shaw

 

4th and 5th - Happy Days Beer & Food Festival 2024

The Happy Days Beer & Food Festival is back for the  May bank holiday weekend, offering world-class breweries, spirits, cocktails, tasty food, top DJs and an unbeatable atmosphere. Tickets from €25.15 available.

Where? Rascals Brewing (enjoy 10% off on the bill when showing your Canbe guest key-card).

 

5thMiami vs. Grand Prix

Watch party of Formular 1.

Where? The Wool Shed Bar.

 

5thSexy Dancing - Open Air Rooftop Party

Join the first open-air party this bank holiday Sunday at Hyde Dublin. Get ready for a fun-filled night! Admissions from €17.07.

Where? Hyde Dublin

 

8thReal Madrid vs Bayern
Where? Bernard Shaw

 

11th - Leinster Rugby vs Ospreys

Where? RDS Arena

 

11th - Celtic vs Ranger

Where? Peadar Browns

 

18thMay Day Outdoor Party

Get ready for an epic event packed with great music, tasty drinks, delicious food, and amazing vibes. Don't miss out!

Where? Stillgarden Distilery (enjoy 10% off in your bill showing your Canbe guest key-card).

 

CLUBS & PARTIES
Ready to dance the night away? Dublin's club scene is buzzing and the city's parties are ready for you to join the fun.

 

1stAmerican Pie Emo Party with Thomas Nicholas at LoSt LaNe – Tickets from €8.72

3rdJungle Obscure “The 5th Nova”  at The Sound House – Tickets from €11.70

3rd - L&E: Electric Bank Holiday Party at Wigwam – Tickets from €10

3rd - The Great Gatsby Event at Diceys Garden – Free admission by 3 PM

5thMother: May Bank Holiday Sunday at LoSt LaNe – Tickets from €11.33

5th - Indie Sleaze Party at The Workmans Cellar – Tickets from  €6.15

5th - Pyg Sundays present Dam Swindle at Pygmalion – Tickets from €5.65

5thFideles Deciduous Connect at Index – Tickets from €22

5thCrystal Queer Club: Sapphic House at Fibbers Magees Basement – Tickets from €8.48

9thFrank Rizardo Teɸnets at Index – Tickets from €19.80

10th - Farrago & Doruksen Fenska at Index – Tickets from €22

10th - Hits Different: The New Wave of Pop “Olivia Rodrigo Special” at The Grand Social – Tickets from €7.72

12thBrazilian Sundays at Diceys Garden – Tickets from €1.85

16th - Gloomy Harmony: Psytrance Night at Fibber Magees Basement – Tickets from €9.01

17thIndex x Slither Steel City Dance Discs at Index – Tickets from €22

21stBoozy Tuesday UNI Student Night at Diceys Garden – Tickets from €1

25th - Glitter 'n' Groove Presents: ABBA brunch! in Hyde Dublin – Tickets from €25

30thFrench Music Party at Diceys Garde – Tickets from €1.85

30thSilent Disco at Whelan’s – Tickets from €5

31stClonee Fallong at Index – Tickets from €22

 

With so much to do in Dublin this May, you'll have a blast exploring the city and its surroundings. Whether you're into music, art, sports, or food, there's something for everyone. So, pack your bags, grab your friends and get ready for an unforgettable Dublin adventure! See you.

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