More than 150,000 fans will head to Aviva Stadium this weekend to see Ireland’s biggest boy band Westlife take the stage.
It’s been three years since the band’s last tour and fans are excited to see them for the first time since the pandemic this Friday and Saturday, July 8 and 9.
Here’s everything you need to know before the concert.
How to get to Aviva Stadium?
There is no parking on site so promoters are encouraging showgoers to use public transport.
Located in Ballsbridge, the easiest way to reach Aviva Stadium is by Dart.
The nearest stop is Lansdowne Road and just a few steps from the stadium.
There are also several bus lines that stop near the stadium, including number 4 and number 7.
It’s also not too far from the city center so for those who like to walk, it’s about a 25-minute walk from St Stephens Green.
What time does it start?
The gate opens at 6pm for both days.
Who are the supportive behaviors?
The first support of the night was Dublin pop star Soulé, who will be followed by naughties girl band Sugababes.
What is the period period?
18:30 – Soulé
7.30pm – Sugababes
Video of the day
8:30pm – Westlife
What is the bag policy?
Bags cannot be larger than A4 and will be searched. Those who do not need to check bags will be tracked quickly.
Is it sold out?
At the time of this writing (Thursday), there are no sold-out dates and tickets can still be purchased from Ticketmaster.
Tickets start at €69.50 and go up to €109.50, plus fees.
What will the weather be like?
The Met Éireann has forecast a brilliant weekend with temperatures possibly reaching 24°C.
Friday it will be morning and afternoon, it will be sunny, the highest temperature will be from 16 ° C to 22 ° C.
Saturday will be a dry and sunny day for Leinster with peak temperatures between 17°C and 22°C.
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