Concert & Events Venues in Dublin City

Dublin is a bustling city with lots of concerts, shows and events taking place throughout the year. There are many concert and event venues scattered throughout the city and surrounds – all easily accessible from the Maldron Hotel Pearse Street. Find out more information about the venues near our hotel below.

If you are planning a trip to Dublin to see your favourite act or attending an event, make a night of it and book a stay at Maldron Hotel Pearse Street – you’ll find the lowest rate guaranteed only here on our official website.

3 Arena

3Arena is a favourite venue of many major international acts and is recognised as one of the finest arenas in Europe for concerts. Formerly known as the Point Depot and the O2 Arena, Maldron Hotel Pearse Street is just a 20 minute walk from the 3 Arena along the River Liffey. 

Find out more about the 3 Arena here.

Aviva Stadium

Aviva Stadium is one of Ireland’s most popular sporting grounds and is home to Irish Football and Rugby Union. The Aviva Stadium at Lansdowne Road, with its impressive design and modern comforts is one of Dublin’s best known sport and entertainment venues. Get to the Aviva from the Maldron Hotel Pearse Street in just 20 minutes on foot or 3 minutes on the DART train from Pearse Street Station to Landowne Road Station.

Find out more about the Aviva Stadium here.

Bord Gáis Energy Theatre

Bord Gáis Energy Theatre is a state of the art theatre facility, situated in the heart of Dublin. The theatre can seat over 2,000 people and is a fantastic addition to the art and cultural heritage of Dublin City. Maldron Hotel Pearse Street is a short 5 minute walk from the Bord Gáis Energy Theatre.

Find out more about Bord Gáis Energy Theatre.


The RDS is another of Dublin’s most famous landmarks. The venue is home to many large conferences, events and sporting fixtures throughout the year including its most famous outing of the year – The Dublin Horse Show. The DART from Pearse Street Station just across from the hotel will take you to the Lansdowne Road or Sandymount train station in 3 minutes – both of which are a short walk from the arena.

Find out more about the RDS here.

The Olympia Theatre

The Olympia Theatre plays host to an incredible line up of acts each year, both Irish and international – from musical acts to stand up, theatre and dance. If your favourite act is in town and playing at the Olympia Theatre you won’t want to miss seeing them in this beautifully ornate and intimate setting.

Maldron Hotel Pearse Street is very near the Olympia Theatre – a 20 minute walk or 10 minutes bus ride away. Leaving every 10 minutes, hop on the 15a, 15b, 56a or 77a bus at the Grand Canal Dock bus stop, just two minutes’ walk from the hotel.

Croke Park

Croke Park is the home of the Gaelic Athletic Association (GAA) and is a major Irish sporting venue and now equally famous, concert event venue. Maldron Hotel Pearse Street is approximately a 20 minute walk to the Croke Park and only a few minutes from the bus and train station stops for Drumcondra.

Find out more about Croke Park here.

Shelbourne Park Greyhound Stadium

If you’re looking for something different for a great night out, you’ll find it at Shelbourne Park Greyhound Stadium, Irelands leading greyhound stadium. With races taking place every Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday night, nothing beats the excitement and some of the most prestigious greyhound fixtures of the year take place at this stadium.

Each evening of racing includes a minimum of 9 races and the excitement of seeing the dog’s race around the track is loved by all. Gates open at 6.30pm with the first race starting at 8pm each evening. Shelbourne Park boasts a restaurant, suites and conference rooms so you will be sure to find all the facilities you need at the stadium. Ideal for a work party, birthday celebration or just a friendly gathering.

Maldron Hotel Pearse Street is located just a 10 minute walk the stadium so book your room today to avail of the very best rate.

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