Festival Quarter Nights

  • Wed 16 Mar
  • Thu 17 Mar
  • Fri 18 Mar
  • Sat 19 Mar
  • Times
    6:00 pm
    10:30 pm
    Over 18s

    Supported by

    Festival Quarter Nights

    Festival Quarter Nights at the National Museum of Ireland, Collins Barracks 

    A magical urban night time Festival for adults to enjoy, in the heart of Dublin, from March 16 – 19, , from 6pm to 10.30pm daily. 


    When the sun goes down, it's time for the grown-ups to party at Festival Quarter Nights at the National Museum of Ireland, Collins Barracks, Dublin, from Wednesday March 16 to Saturday March 19, from 6pm – 10.30pm daily. 

    Festival Quarter Nights will explode into life over four evenings, featuring the very best of Irish contemporary and traditional music, rock, pop, hip hop, performance, comedy, cabaret, theatre, literature, discourse and dance. Events on March 16 and 17 are free, no ticket is required and entry is on a first come, first served basis. On March 18 and 19, some events require a pre-purchased ticket. See individual event pages for purchase details. All events after 6pm are strictly over 18. 

    To a back drop of stunning lighting displays and decor, chill out with delicious food truck treats and craft beverages in the Irish Food & Craft Village. Enjoy the sweet sounds of live entertainment and DJs from the Festival Quarter Bandstand. No tickets are required for entry to the Irish Food & Craft Village, all are welcome subject to age and capacity restrictions. 

    Damien Dempsey



    Malaki, Thumper & Guests


    07:00 pm