5 Great Things to do in Dublin this February

Dublin maybe a small city in comparison to world capitals but it has plenty to keep you occupied!
And what is there to do in the heart of winter you say? Don’t fear. Pull tight your scarf, get your winter boots on and grab an Irish coffee on the go. Here are some great things to do during the month of February to experience and capture the essence of Dublin.

Rugby

The biggest annual international sporting event kicks off this February: The Guinness Six Nations Championship. The key match in Dublin is our first one, Ireland v England on the 2nd February in the Aviva Stadium.  All matches will be shown LIVE in the Grand Canal Hotel and our Gasworks Bar so join us for some great atmosphere, food and drink! Click here to find out more about Rugby’s Greatest Championships.

Rugby

Saint Valentine’s Day

While the Irish don’t have a reputation for being particularly romantic, we certainly have our moments and this year, here at the Grand Canal Hotel, we are doing our very best to help things along. We have some fantastic offers from luxury overnight stays, theatre packages and shopping breaks. Everything you need to woo your loved one! Click here to find out more the specials offers at the Grand Canal Hotel.
If you fancy a bit of Irish tradition and the gift of eternal love, why not take a visit to the Whitefriar Church, where the remains of St Valentine’s Heart is laid to rest and resides in a golden box in a shine dedicated to Saint Valentine.

Saint Valentine’s Day

Motown the Musical Tour

Treat yourself with a visit to the theatre and uncover the true story of the legendary record label that changed music history and created the soundtrack of a generation.  Motown the Musical will be in the Bord Gáis Energy Theatre from 5th – 23rd February with an international star-studded production.
Click here to find out more about our All-Inclusive Theatre packages at the Grand Canal Hotel.

Motown the Musical Tour

3 Arena Concerts & Shows

Enjoy a date at the 3 Arena. There are a variety of great events touching down in the month of February.
American rapper, singer and  songwriter Post Malone is performing on 14th February.
On 16th February, Professor Brian Cox will be presenting a fascinating insight into the workings of nature at the most fundamental level with a brand-new show taking us to the edge of understanding and evolution of our solar system and universe.
Maybe you are a bit of a Darts fan? The Unibet Premier League is back with the top Darts stars taking to the stage on 21st February. With five matches on the night, we are set to see the world number one Michael Van Gerwen go to battle.
The Brit Award musical group Massive Attack are bringing their Mezzanine XXI show to the 3 Arena on 24th February. The show will re-imagine twenty one years of music re-constructed from original samples and influence. One not to miss, the Grammy Award winning jazz rock band Steely Dan will be performing on 28th February. They have celebrated a long history of success having worked with the likes of multi-award-winning singers Barbara Streisand and Diana Ross.
Click here to find out more about the events in the 3 Arena.

3 Arena Concerts & Shows

Thrive Festival 2019

A new lifestyle event celebrating healthy living and wellbeing is coming to The Convention Centre on 9th February, featuring a programme of events delivered by some of the worlds leading wellness gurus, designed to challenge, excite and inspire. Click here to find out more about this event.

Thrive Festival 2019

Enjoy! We hope you have a happy and enjoyable February!