Whats On In Dublin - Festival & Events Guide

Our guide to just some of the amazing events and world class festivals taking place in Dublin.

  • Bram Stoker Festival Dublin 2020

    Bram Stoker Festival Dublin 2020

    Date:23 October 2020 - 26 October 2020
    Location:Dublin City Centre

    Bram Stoker Festival is named after the famous Irish author and the festival celebrates his legacy and his literature. You will find live music, literary events and even a food tour with a dark and devilish twist.

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  • NYF Dublin 2020

    NYF Dublin 2020

    Date:31 December 2020 - 1 January 2021
    Location:Dublin City Centre

    New Year’s Festival is the largest New Year’s celebration in Ireland and is in its eighth year running.

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  • TradFest Dublin 2021

    TradFest Dublin 2021

    Date:27 January 2021 - 31 January 2021
    Location:Temple Bar, Dublin
    Price:Prices vary, some free events

    TradFest is Ireland’s largest festival of traditional music, showing the very best of both Irish and international trad and folk artists. Taking place in Temple bar the TradFest is only a 10-minute walk from Maldron Hotel Kevin Street.

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  • St Patrick’s Festival Dublin

    St Patrick’s Festival Dublin

    Date:13 March 2021 - 17 March 2021

    The National St. Patrick’s Festival Parade is when Ireland welcomes the world to Dublin. The festival is held from the 13th to the 17th March. The main parade is held on the 17th March across Dublin City and is not to be missed.

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  • Dublin Pride Festival

    Dublin Pride Festival

    Date:17 June 2021 - 27 June 2021
    Location:Dublin City

    Pride festival takes place in Dublin each June and it has become one of the biggest and most popular events in Ireland. In 2020 the parade will take place on Saturday 27th June.

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  • Dublin Fringe Festival 2021

    Dublin Fringe Festival 2021

    Date:4 September 2021 - 19 September 2021
    Location:Temple Bar, Dublin

    Dublin Fringe Festival is all about bold new ideas, brave performing artists and adventures audiences. The festival runs each year for 16 days and nights and more than 30,000 attend each year.

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Common Questions

  • Location & Parking

    Where exactly is Maldron Hotel Kevin Street in Dublin city centre?

    Located on the corner of Kevin Street and New Street in Dublin 8, the hotel is centrally located overlooking St. Patrick’s Cathedral and just minutes’ walk from Dublin’s St. Stephen’s Green shopping district, providing a city-centre location for guests who are looking for stylish and comfortable accommodation with Dublin city at their doorstep.

    Is there parking at the hotel?

    Limited parking is available onsite at the hotel and is operated on a first come first serve basis at a rate of €14 overnight. Spaces can not be reserved. Alternative car parking is available at the Q-Park Christchurch.

  • Hotel Services

    What time is check-in?

    Check-in is officially from 3.00pm. Earlier check-in is subject to room availability. For this reason, the only way to guarantee an early check-in is to book the room from the day prior to arrival. If it is not possible to check-in earlier than 3.00pm, our guests may leave luggage with our front office team at the reception area.

    What time is check-out?

    Check-out is 12.00 noon. Late check-out is subject to availability. It may be possible to check-out later than 12.00 noon with a €10 charge per hour until 3.00pm. It is advisable to discuss the possibility of this with our front office team at the reception desk.

  • Rooms

    What in-room amenities are included?

    All of our bedrooms are equipped with a hairdryer, an iron as well as an ironing board and tea/coffee making facilities for your complimentary use.

    Do you have wheelchair-accessible rooms?

    Yes, we have seven wheelchair-accessible rooms. These rooms have roll-in wet rooms and are fully compliant.

    Hotel Accessibility

  • Dining

    Is there a restaurant at the hotel?

    Yes, our Grain & Grill bar & restaurant is open for lunch and dinner 7 days a week. Our lunch menu features an array of mouth-watering sandwiches, salads and hot dishes. Our dinner menu is more extensive offering a wide selection of dishes so you will be sure to find something you love.

    What time is breakfast served?

    Monday to Friday: 7.00am – 10.00am
    Weekends & Bank Holidays: 8.00am – 10.30am

  • Booking

    Can I cancel or amend my booking?

    Maldron Hotel Kevin Street offers free cancellation up to 24 hours prior of arrival for almost all reservations made on maldronhotels.com or maldronhotelkevinstreet.com. Some special offers and key dates may specify a special cancellation policy. These will be clearly outlined in the terms & conditions.

    Reservations booked on third party websites and online travel agents have their own cancellation policies. Please refer to your confirmation email.

    Can I claim back on the Stay and Spend Tax Credit Scheme?

    Our hotel is registered for the Stay and Spend Tax Credit Scheme. If you stay with us between 1st October 2020 and 30th April 2021 you can claim up to €125 under this scheme, please see revenue.ie for details.

  • Facilities

    Does the hotel have WiFi?

    Yes, Maldron Hotel Kevin Street is pleased to offer complimentary WiFi in all public areas and bedrooms.

    Is the hotel a non-smoking hotel?

    Yes, all bedrooms at Maldron Hotel Kevin Street are completely non-smoking. We do have a designated outdoor smoking area at the front of the hotel to accommodate guests who smoke. A deep cleaning fee will be charged to guests who are found to be in breach of our no smoking policy.

    Does the hotel provide international adaptors?

    There are European sockets in all of our bedrooms. Adapters for United States plugs are available at a charge.

    Is the hotel accessible?

    Yes, we are proud to be verified as offering superb levels of accessibility throughout our hotel. Please click the button below for full details or contact us if you would like any additional information.

    Hotel Accessibility


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