Whats On: Top 10 Gigs Happening in All-Ireland in 2019

These are the best live gig events in all of Ireland in December 2018.

Music aficionados will rejoice when reviewing next year’s line-up of live gigs. As 2018 comes to a close and we find ourselves uttering the timeless words “another year gone”, we can look forward to what is already set to be one of the hottest years in music for Ireland: 2019.

From golden oldies making their greatly-awaited comebacks to rock legends playing their greatest hits, these gigs are not to be missed. Some of these shows are selling out quick, but don’t worry, we’ll give you tips on how to snag some tickets.

Here’s our round-up of top 10 gigs in all of Ireland in 2019!

10. Boyzone

The much-loved Irish 90’s boyband, Boyzone will take to the stage one last time for their farewell tour. It also marks their 25th anniversary and release of their final album Thank You & Goodnight.

The crew are set to take the stage at Dublin’s 3Arena and Belfast’s SSE Arena in January 2019.

When: Wednesday 23 January 2019 @ 8pm
Where: The SSE Arena, Belfast, Northern Ireland
How Much: £65 – £323
Tickets: HERE

When: Thursday 24 January 2019 @ 8pm
Where: The 3Arena, North Wall Quay, Dublin 1, Ireland
How Much: €65 – €236
Tickets: HERE

9. Ozzy Osbourne

Get set for rock legend Ozzy Osbourne in January 2019. This entertainer is regarded in equal measure for his mind-boggling showmanship and musical expertise, guaranteeing a fine quality show all around.

For all you die-hard Ozzy fans: an exclusive VIP ticket for the small price of €1,421.10 per person can be purchased which offers you a one-on-one exclusive meet and greet with Ozzy in his personal dressing room!

When: Wednesday 30 January 2019 @ 6.30pm
Where: The 3Arena, North Wall Quay, Dublin 1, Ireland
How Much: €69 – €1,421.10
Tickets: HERE

8. Fatboy Slim

Fatboy Slim is one of the world’s pre-eminent DJs. Popularizing the genre during the 90s, his classic hits such as “Right Here, Right Now” or “Praise You” are still as popular as ever.

Playing in Dublin’s 3Arena in March 2019 this is sure to be one of the most dance-worthy discos of the year.

When: Saturday 2 March 2019 @ 6.30pm
Where: The 3Arena, North Wall Quay, Dublin 1, Ireland
How Much: €49 – €60
Tickets: HERE

7. UB40

This English reggae-pop band is set to take the stage in 2019. They have sold over 70 million albums worldwide since their inception in 1978. Storming music charts and getting people up and dancing is what these guys are good at. We reckon this will be one of the hottest gigs of the year. UB40 will play in both Dublin and Belfast.

When: Friday 22 March 2019 @ 6.30pm
Where: The SSE Arena, Belfast, Northern Ireland
How Much: £49 – £90
Tickets: HERE

When: Saturday 23 March 2019 @ 6.30pm
Where: The 3Arena, North Wall Quay, Dublin 1, Ireland
How Much: €49 – €52
Tickets: HERE

6. Take That

Take That fans will rejoice at the news of this gig in 2019. Playing two dates in April 2019 at Dublin’s 3Arena, this one is sure to sell out. There are even VIP packages for those of you who want to get up close and in the action, with the best seats in the house.

General admission for both dates are sold out, but VIP and Platinum Tickets remain on sale.

When: Monday 29 & Tuesday 30 April 2019 @ 6.30pm
Where: The 3Arena, North Wall Quay, Dublin 1, Ireland
How Much: €216 – €232
Tickets: HERE

5. Bryan Adams

Bryan Adams playing in Belfast in 2019 has got to be one of the highlights of the year to come. For one night only, this rock legend will throw out killer classics we all know the words of, and we’re guessing this will be a sell-out show!

When: Monday 25 February 2019 @ 6.30pm
Where: The SSE Arena, Belfast, Northern Ireland
How Much: £55 – £65
Tickets: HERE

4. Christy Moore

In celebration of his new album On The Road, country-rock legend Christy Moore will be touring Ireland. He is set to play a marathon of dates around the country from Wexford to Leitrim, Cork to Belfast, so check Ticketmaster for full details. We suggest you start your New Year off right with seeing him live in Dublin’s Vicar Street.

When: 2, 3, 8, 9, 14, 15 January 2019 @ 8pm
Where: Vicar Street, 58-59 Thomas Street, The Liberties, Dublin 8, Ireland
How Much: €41 – €50
Tickets: HERE

3. Foo Fighters

August 2019 will see the legendary Foo Fighters play in both Dublin and Belfast. This iconic band first launched onto the scene in 94’ and has been a smashing out hits ever since. This is bound to be a big one! Tickets go on sale on 23 November at 10am.

When: Monday 19 August 2019 @ 4pm
Where: Boucher Playing Fields, Belfast, Northern Ireland
How Much: Not yet released
Tickets: HERE

When: Wednesday 21 August 2019 @ 6pm
Where: The 3Arena, North Wall Quay, Dublin 1, Ireland
How Much: from €79.50
Tickets: HERE

2. Elton John

Sir Elton John has got to be one of the biggest, most show-stopping names to grace the stage in 2019. With timeless classics such as “Tiny Dancer”, “I’m Still Standing” and “Rocket Man”, this legend has far too many trophies to count.

Tickets have flown out for this one, with a small selection of general admission, VIP and platinum tickets remaining.

When: Wednesday 12 & Thursday 13 June 2019 @ 8pm
Where: The 3Arena, North Wall Quay, Dublin 1, Ireland
How Much: from €156 – €875
Tickets: HERE

1. Fleetwood Mac

Fleetwood Mac has got to be the most anticipated show of 2019. Taking place for one night only in Dublin’s RDS arena, this show sold out general release tickets in just minutes. What remains is Platinum Tickets which are going for the pretty price of €445 – well worth it if you ask us!

When: Thursday 13 June 2019 @ 6pm
Where: RDS, Ballsbridge, Dublin 4, Ireland
How Much: from €445
How to Get tickets: HERE