Event Guide: Paddy's Weekend 2018

Event Guide: Paddy's Weekend 2018
Hannah O'Connell
Hannah O'Connell

14 Mar 2018

The long weekend is nearly upon us and there's loads going on.

Do your research, spend your time wisely and have fun!

THURSDAY 15

Greening The City

Building across Dublin city will be turned green for St Patrick's Weekend.

Full list of locations here.

5pm

 

Where We Live (series)

THISISPOPBABY have three shows happening this Thursday focusing on a range of social and political topics. 

The Mouth Of A Shark - Money - Town Hall Sessions

The Complex

6:30pm/8:30pm

FRIDAY 16

Erol Alkan

Erol Alkan plays an all-night set.

Wigwam

11pm - 3am

 

Detriot Swindle

The duo play Pygmalion's 9th birthday. 

Pygmalion

6pm - 4am

 

Route 94

Route 94 plays Paddy's Eve with support from Eli Brown.

The Wright Venue

10pm - 3am

 

Herstory: Suffragette Walking Tour

The tour will highlight some of the key figures and events undertaken during the fight to win equality for women in Ireland.

City Hall

5pm

 

Enrico Sangiuliano

Bedlam & District 8 team up for this Paddy's Event event.

District 8

11pm - 3am

SATURDAY 17

Good Name Paddy's Weekender

A full day of live music featuring Wastefellow & Toby Kaar. 

The Grand Social 

6pm - 3am

 

Ireland v England Fanzone 

Watch the match on a 20-foot screen in the venue that Sky Sports popped down to during Euro 2016.

Hangar

12:30pm - 7pm

 

Dublin Bay Prawn Festival

The annual festival returns to the seaside town.

Howth

12pm - 6pm

 

Oldskool: The Evolution Of Hip Hop

Oldskool return to perform their full live show on St. Patrick's Day.

The Sugar Club

9pm - 1am

 

Paddy's Night In Support Of Comic Relief

Deirdre O'Kane & Darren Smith host Panti Bliss, Dara Ó Briain, Tommy Tiernan & more.

3Arena 

7pm

 

Daithi Live

Daithi plays a live show for the official launch of this new venue.

Bagots Hutton

10pm

 

Whelan's Full Irish 

14 of the best up-and-coming Irish acts playing a variety of music.

Whelan's

3pm - 3am

 

Dublin Parade

The annual parade returns this year with the theme Home Is Where The Heart Is.

City Centre

12pm

 

DJ Koze & Fjaak

Support on the night from Brame & Hamo - DJ Deece & more.

District 8

2pm - 3am

SUNDAY 18

Good Name Paddy's Weekender

A full day of live music featuring Donal Dineen & Daft Funk.

The Grand Social 

9pm - 3am

 

Klangkarussell 

The duo take to the stage for the Bank Holiday Sunday

Button Factory

11pm - 3:30am

 

Kormac: Equivalent Exchange 

As part of the official St Patrick's Festival Kormac teams up with the Irish Chamber Orchester for a one off show. 

Vicar Street

7pm

 

Big Day Out

Merrion Square comes alive for a day-long street carnival.

Merrion Square

12pm - 6pm

 

St Patrick's Festival 5K Road Race

The annual 5K through Dublin city returns.

St Stephens Green 

11:55am

 

Da Funk (Live AV Pyramid Show)

The Daft Punk tribute act will lift the roof off the city centre venue with all the classics.

Hangar

10:30pm - 3am