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#Events

# events - Thursday 9 June, 2022

Push to recruit events staff as industry tries to keep up with post-Covid demand
# Culture
# Culture

Push to recruit events staff as industry tries to keep up with post-Covid demand

Jun 9th 2022, 6:00 AM 10,909 Views 10 Comments

Last weekend, some event attendees reported lengthy waits in queues for food or drink.

# events - Monday 6 December, 2021

Government confirms details of reopened PUP scheme as ministers meet hospitality representatives
# Covid Latest
# Covid Latest

Government confirms details of reopened PUP scheme as ministers meet hospitality representatives

Updated Dec 6th 2021, 6:58 PM 29,169 Views 29 Comments
  • The top PUP rate of €350 is available to those earning €400 or more per week.
  • Hospitality and events representatives are meeting with the Tánaiste and the Culture Minister.
  • The number of Covid-19 cases in Ireland jumped by 10% in the last two weeks of November.

# events - Wednesday 17 November, 2021

Work in the live events or nightlife industry? Tell us how the Covid-19 restrictions have affected you
# Your Story
# Your Story

Work in the live events or nightlife industry? Tell us how the Covid-19 restrictions have affected you

Nov 17th 2021, 1:37 PM 6,904 Views 0 Comments

We want to hear your stories about how the restrictions since March 2020 have impacted your work life.

# events - Sunday 24 October, 2021

Pubs will not need to use ticketing system for seated performances, department confirms
# Nightclubs
# Nightclubs

Pubs will not need to use ticketing system for seated performances, department confirms

Updated Oct 24th 2021, 4:44 PM 23,555 Views 27 Comments

All nightclub events must be ticketed from next week, but bars and pubs with live music are exempted if people are seated.

# events - Friday 17 September, 2021

Culture Night promises a 'national moment' as events take place across the country
# Culture Night 2021
# Culture Night 2021

Culture Night promises a 'national moment' as events take place across the country

Sep 17th 2021, 7:00 AM 11,559 Views 6 Comments

Here are some of the highlights from tonight’s national event.

# events - Thursday 2 September, 2021

Poll: What are you most looking forward to once all Covid-19 restrictions are lifted?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: What are you most looking forward to once all Covid-19 restrictions are lifted?

Sep 2nd 2021, 9:40 AM 32,376 Views 84 Comments

The final restrictions are due to be eased in the next two months.

# events - Sunday 29 August, 2021

Public transport to return to full capacity next week ahead of return to offices and schools
# Events Industry
# Events Industry

Public transport to return to full capacity next week ahead of return to offices and schools

Updated Aug 29th 2021, 1:55 PM 25,474 Views 38 Comments

Minister Eamon Ryan said that young people were likely to return to offices first.

# events - Tuesday 17 August, 2021

From dark skies to Dublin's lost prisons: Sixteen events to check out this National Heritage Week
# Heritage Week
# Heritage Week

From dark skies to Dublin's lost prisons: Sixteen events to check out this National Heritage Week

Aug 17th 2021, 6:30 AM 26,936 Views 1 Comment

The annual heritage week takes a hybrid approach this year, with events in-person and online.

# events - Saturday 14 August, 2021

'We need a plan': Live events are happening in Ireland - but it's not all plain sailing
# Live Events
# Live Events

'We need a plan': Live events are happening in Ireland - but it's not all plain sailing

Aug 14th 2021, 8:00 PM 12,942 Views 6 Comments

We speak to promoters and venues putting on gigs in the new era of live performance.

# events - Friday 6 August, 2021

Events and hospitality reps welcome new guidelines, but question Government communication
# Live Music
# Live Music

Events and hospitality reps welcome new guidelines, but question Government communication

Aug 6th 2021, 5:36 PM 13,607 Views 21 Comments

“We were told that there would be no further restrictions lifted until September.”

# events - Thursday 17 June, 2021

Lifting restrictions on mass gatherings must happen 'cautiously and gradually', NPHET told
# Covid-19
# Covid-19

Lifting restrictions on mass gatherings must happen 'cautiously and gradually', NPHET told

Jun 17th 2021, 9:30 PM 14,930 Views 17 Comments

HIQA has advised NPHET on the measures needed to allow large gatherings to happen safely.

# events - Friday 12 March, 2021

'My face turned white. And here we are, a year on': The workers still waiting to go back, 12 months later
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

'My face turned white. And here we are, a year on': The workers still waiting to go back, 12 months later

Mar 12th 2021, 12:05 AM 51,136 Views 34 Comments
  • It's been a year since the Taoiseach's speech from Washington
  • Pubs shut a few days later, and many have remained closed for the past 12 months
  • Workers in the most affected industries are hoping for brighter days ahead, but are realistic about short-term prospects

# events - Monday 11 January, 2021

Events industry offers help with mass vaccination rollout
# Mass Vaccination
# Mass Vaccination

Events industry offers help with mass vaccination rollout

Jan 11th 2021, 12:02 PM 60,809 Views 46 Comments

An events representative group has written to officials to offer support with planning and delivering the rollout.

# events - Monday 14 December, 2020

UK government to spend £3 million marking Northern Ireland centenary
# Decade Of Centenaries
# Decade Of Centenaries

UK government to spend £3 million marking Northern Ireland centenary

Dec 14th 2020, 9:49 AM 11,992 Views 43 Comments

Boris Johnson said the centenary needed to be marked “sensitively”.

# events - Saturday 12 December, 2020

Event Guide: From festive ferris wheels to virtual concerts - some things to do in the next while
# Christmas Events
# Christmas Events

Event Guide: From festive ferris wheels to virtual concerts - some things to do in the next while

Dec 12th 2020, 9:30 AM 10,042 Views 2 Comments

A selection of events taking place this weekend and beyond.

# events - Wednesday 9 December, 2020

Ticket sales companies raise concern over timing of ticket touting bill due to effect of pandemic on events sector
# Resale
# Resale

Ticket sales companies raise concern over timing of ticket touting bill due to effect of pandemic on events sector

Dec 9th 2020, 6:30 AM 12,978 Views 30 Comments

The bill proposes to ban the above price resale of tickets for live events.

# events - Saturday 5 December, 2020

Event Guide: Some online and real-world things to do over the next while
# Events
# Events

Event Guide: Some online and real-world things to do over the next while

Dec 5th 2020, 9:30 AM 9,480 Views 3 Comments

With the country now under Level 3 restrictions, some events are moving offline.

# events - Saturday 10 October, 2020

Event Guide: Here are some online and in-person events to keep you busy this week
# Events
# Events

Event Guide: Here are some online and in-person events to keep you busy this week

Oct 10th 2020, 11:00 AM 18,259 Views 2 Comments

Looking for something fun to do?

# events - Friday 18 September, 2020

Culture Night: Highlights from the North and border counties
# Highlights
# Highlights

Culture Night: Highlights from the North and border counties

Sep 18th 2020, 10:45 AM 10,803 Views 2 Comments

Our guide in the run up to tonight’s nationwide event.

'Creative lifeblood of Ireland': Events industry pens open letter on impact of Covid-19 on the sector
# Live Events
# Live Events

'Creative lifeblood of Ireland': Events industry pens open letter on impact of Covid-19 on the sector

Sep 18th 2020, 8:52 AM 13,680 Views 27 Comments

The open letter is part of the national awareness week for the live entertainment and event industry in Ireland.

# events - Thursday 10 September, 2020

Martin announces establishment of arts and culture recovery taskforce
# Arts
# Arts

Martin announces establishment of arts and culture recovery taskforce

Sep 10th 2020, 10:07 PM 12,295 Views 16 Comments

It will report to Minister Martin by 31 October to provide the government with an action plan for the sector.

# events - Wednesday 9 September, 2020

€6 million worth of support packages for live performance and music industry announced
# Arts
# Arts

€6 million worth of support packages for live performance and music industry announced

Sep 9th 2020, 7:54 PM 21,170 Views 7 Comments

Minister Catherine Martin announced the measures this evening.

# events - Monday 31 August, 2020

Ban on alcohol at gigs under consideration in a bid to allow music events resume
# Ban On Booze
# Ban On Booze

Ban on alcohol at gigs under consideration in a bid to allow music events resume

Aug 31st 2020, 2:15 PM 18,811 Views 54 Comments

Health Minister Stephen Donnelly and Minister for Arts Catherine Martin are meeting artists today.

# events - Sunday 30 August, 2020

Campaign group to seek NPHET's 'specific concerns' about live events in meeting with Health Minister
# Mixed Messaging
# Mixed Messaging

Campaign group to seek NPHET's 'specific concerns' about live events in meeting with Health Minister

Aug 30th 2020, 8:15 AM 35,279 Views 34 Comments

Confusion arose earlier this month following conflicting messages on numbers permitted at cultural events.

# events - Saturday 22 August, 2020

Series of concerts held in Germany to study whether large events can safely resume
# Leipzig
# Leipzig

Series of concerts held in Germany to study whether large events can safely resume

Aug 22nd 2020, 4:50 PM 25,990 Views 14 Comments

Only young, healthy volunteers were allowed to attend in a bid to limit infection risks.

Event Guide: From boxing to Beethoven - here are 5 online and real world events to keep you busy this weekend
# Event Guide
# Event Guide

Event Guide: From boxing to Beethoven - here are 5 online and real world events to keep you busy this weekend

Aug 22nd 2020, 8:30 AM 17,467 Views 6 Comments

Whether you’re looking for something to do online or in person, we have you covered for some fun this weekend.

# events - Wednesday 19 August, 2020

Limited to 6 people: Government statement says strict rules now apply to indoor cultural events
# Arts Venues
# Arts Venues

Limited to 6 people: Government statement says strict rules now apply to indoor cultural events

Updated Aug 19th 2020, 11:24 PM 86,984 Views 90 Comments

The outdoor limit is 15 people.

# events - Saturday 15 August, 2020

From painting to canoeing - here are some events to keep you busy this weekend
# Weekend Guide
# Weekend Guide

From painting to canoeing - here are some events to keep you busy this weekend

Aug 15th 2020, 8:00 AM 18,633 Views 5 Comments

Whether you’re looking for something to do online or in person, we have you covered for some fun this weekend.

# events - Friday 31 July, 2020

Setback for UK sports as Johnson confirms pilots of crowds won't take place
# Fans
From The42
# Fans

Setback for UK sports as Johnson confirms pilots of crowds won't take place

Jul 31st 2020, 1:47 PM 4,356 Views 1 Comment

Some 5,000 racegoers had been due to attend the Glorious Goodwood Festival on Saturday.

# events - Monday 13 July, 2020

Traveller Pride week to be launched today by new Senator Eileen Flynn
# Online Events
# Online Events

Traveller Pride week to be launched today by new Senator Eileen Flynn

Jul 13th 2020, 8:36 AM 48,662 Views 40 Comments

The two-week catalogue of events will begin today with a live streamed launch.

# events - Thursday 11 June, 2020

Jason McAteer and The Anfield Wrap's Gareth Roberts will be joining The42 Premier League Preview
# Premier League Preview
From The42
# Premier League Preview

Jason McAteer and The Anfield Wrap's Gareth Roberts will be joining The42 Premier League Preview

Jun 11th 2020, 2:50 PM 8,726 Views 4 Comments

And you can too!

# events - Wednesday 10 June, 2020

NASCAR banning Confederate flag from events
# TAKING ACTION
From The42
# TAKING ACTION

NASCAR banning Confederate flag from events

Jun 10th 2020, 11:21 PM 6,196 Views 18 Comments

They said ‘runs contrary to our commitment to providing a welcoming and inclusive environment’.

# events - Wednesday 15 April, 2020

US Ticketmaster changes refund policy for rescheduled events - but Ireland hasn't followed suit
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

US Ticketmaster changes refund policy for rescheduled events - but Ireland hasn't followed suit

Apr 15th 2020, 6:30 AM 31,567 Views 17 Comments

Refunds are no longer allowed for rescheduled gigs in the USA.

# events - Saturday 4 April, 2020

From classes with Michael D's yoga teacher to live drag shows - here are some online events to check out this weekend
# Stay Home
# Stay Home

From classes with Michael D's yoga teacher to live drag shows - here are some online events to check out this weekend

Apr 4th 2020, 9:00 AM 23,866 Views 12 Comments

With people being asked to stay indoors, many entertainment and fitness companies are hosting events online.

# events - Saturday 28 March, 2020

From bingo to life drawing - here are some online events to keep you busy this weekend
# Stay Home
# Stay Home

From bingo to life drawing - here are some online events to keep you busy this weekend

Mar 28th 2020, 8:45 AM 35,615 Views 15 Comments

With people being asked to stay indoors, many entertainment and fitness companies are hosting events online.

# events - Wednesday 11 March, 2020

EP announces 2020 line-up as Dublin Comic Con and tech summit postponed amid coronavirus fears
# Festival Season
# Festival Season

EP announces 2020 line-up as Dublin Comic Con and tech summit postponed amid coronavirus fears

Updated Mar 11th 2020, 4:36 PM 28,613 Views 27 Comments

The music and campervan festival, Vantastival, has also been postponed.

# events - Saturday 14 December, 2019

Event Guide: Looking for something to do? Here are some Christmas events this weekend
# Things To Do
# Things To Do

Event Guide: Looking for something to do? Here are some Christmas events this weekend

Dec 14th 2019, 9:45 AM 13,539 Views 3 Comments

Whether you want to enjoy a festive show or some Christmas crafts, we’ve got you covered.

# events - Saturday 7 December, 2019

Event Guide: Christmas happenings this weekend to get you in the festive spirit

Event Guide: Christmas happenings this weekend to get you in the festive spirit

Dec 7th 2019, 9:00 AM 13,092 Views 8 Comments

Here are some events to ignite your Christmas spirit this weekend.

# events - Saturday 2 November, 2019

Event Guide: One of the world's tallest ships in Dublin and other interesting things to see and do
# It's The Weekend
# It's The Weekend

Event Guide: One of the world's tallest ships in Dublin and other interesting things to see and do

Nov 2nd 2019, 7:45 AM 23,355 Views 9 Comments

There is no shortage of things to do this weekend.

# events - Saturday 26 October, 2019

Event Guide: Ready for Halloween? Here are some spooky events taking place over the next week

Event Guide: Ready for Halloween? Here are some spooky events taking place over the next week

Oct 26th 2019, 9:00 AM 26,519 Views 8 Comments

A list of spooky events for the whole family taking place in the run up to Halloween.

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