Rock the Summer: Unforgettable Outdoor Gigs near The Hendrick Hotel

Dublin bursts into life in June, with a sizzling line-up of outdoor gigs that promise unforgettable summer nights. Whether you’re a die-hard music fan or just looking for a vibrant atmosphere, there’s something for everyone, and The Hendrick Hotel in Smithfield puts you right in the heart of it all. The city centre is packed with live music venues, with many indoor spots for shows all year round. However, over the past few years, more and more unique spaces have been used to host concerts.  

Festival Fever

  • 1-2 June: Kick things off in style at the iconic Forbidden Fruit Festival in the historic grounds of Royal Kilmainham Hospital. Immerse yourself in a diverse music feast, from established legends to up-and-coming acts.
  • 8th June: The RHK venue also plays host to the inaugural “In the Meadows” with urban folk legends Lankum headlining the one day festival.

Park Life: 

  • 3 June: Celebrate the season’s beauty at Bloom in Phoenix Park. This renowned festival combines stunning floral displays with live music, making for a truly unique experience. 
  • 9 June: Get your groove on with the legendary Tom Jones and the innovative Nile Rogers at the stunning St Anne’s Park. 
  • Fairview Park becomes a stage for a string of incredible gigs:  
  • 13 June: Catch the critically-acclaimed Irish singer-songwriter CMAT. 
  • 14 June: Dance the night away with the iconic Fatboy Slim. 
  • 15 June: Sing along to the anthems of Irish rock royalty, The Coronas. 
  • 19 June: Relive your pop-punk youth with Canadian rock band sum41. 

Stadium Spectacles: 

  • 20 June: Witness the dazzling spectacle of P!nk in the electrifying atmosphere of Aviva Stadium. 
  • 21 June: Take That brings their iconic sound to the magnificent Malahide Castle. 

Marlay Park Magic: 

  • 22 June: Grunge legends Pearl Jam rock the stage at Marlay Park. 
  • 27 June: The unmistakable sound of Green Day fills the air at Marlay Park. 

Triple Threat at the Aviva: 

  • 28-30 June: Pop superstar Taylor Swift takes over Aviva Stadium for a three-night extravaganza. 

An overhead image of the outdoor gig venue the Aviva Stadium

Perfectly Situated for your Summer Soundtrack: 

The Hendrick Hotel, with its stylish rooms and vibrant atmosphere, is the perfect base for your June music adventures in Dublin. You’ll be close to the action with many of these venues within walking distance or a quick taxi ride away. Plus, after an exhilarating concert, unwind at The Hendrick’s Bar, where handcrafted cocktails and live music create the perfect post-gig ambience. 

So, book your stay at The Hendrick Hotel, grab your tickets to some Outdoor Gigs, and prepare for an unforgettable June filled with music, laughter, and summer vibes!