After rocking London’s Wembley Stadium on Saturday, it’s Cork’s turn this weekend to host Westlife pop performances.
As part of their Wild Dreams Tour, the Irish crooners will welcome over 80,000 fans to Cork for their two performances.
Westlife, who have sold more than 55 million records worldwide and have 13 number-one singles in Ireland, are playing dozens of gigs in Ireland, the UK, the Middle East and Asia during their tour. .
Who are the supportive behaviors?
The band will play Páirc on Friday and Saturday with an all-star opening cast including Emeli Sandé and Wild Youth to support on both nights.
What is the period time?
The evening takes place at 6pm both Friday and Saturday with Wild Youth taking the stage at 6:30pm. Emeli Sandé will play from 7:30pm while Nicky, Kian, Shane and Mark will start at 8:30pm.
Do we know the setup list?
The set list for the tour so far includes all of the fan favorites, including new hits from Wild Dreams, the band’s 12th studio album released late last year.
The set list from the band’s gigs at Aviva Stadium last month are:
- Star Light
- Uptown Girl (Billy Joel cover)
- When you’re looking like that
- Fool again
- If I let you go
- My love
- Let’s swear one more time
- Mamma Mia / Gimme Gimme Gimme / Super Trouper / Money Money Money / Take A Chance On Me / I Have a Dream / Dancing Queen / Waterloo / Thank You For The Music (ABBA cover)
- What About Now (Daughtry cover)
- Mandy (Scott English cover)
- What makes a man?
- Queen of my heart / Unbreakable / I was there
- Our own world
- Fly without wings
Road closures and traffic management
While the gigs are yet to be sold out, huge crowds are expected on both nights, meaning authorities have had to go ahead with some road closure and traffic management planning during the day. both nights.
Many local roads will be closed from 10 a.m. to midnight on both days, including: the Maryville-Blackrock junction; the junction of Ardfoyle-Park Avenue and the Monahan Road Interchange.
From 5 p.m. on both days: Center Park Road, Monahan Road, Cathedral Street, and Crab Street will all be restricted to residents only.
Video of the day
https://www.independent.ie/entertainment/music/music-news/westlife-in-cork-stage-times-setlist-and-road-closures-as-band-set-to-rock-pairc-ui-chaoimh-41897320.html Westlife in Cork: stage time, fixed list and road closure when the band starts rocking Páirc Uí Chaoimh