What are the dates and times?
Friday 1st March: 3.00pm – 9.30pm
Saturday 2nd March: 10.00am – 6.00pm
Sunday 3th March: 10.30am – 6.00pm
Where is the show taking place?
RDS, Main Hall Complex, Ballsbridge, Dublin 4.
How do I get there?
See Venue and Travel.
What are the ticket prices?
Student / OAP: €12
Under 12 Free when accompanied by an adult (Under 16’s must be accompanied by an adult)
What age are you considered a senior citizen?
Can I purchase tickets on the door?
Yes, tickets will be available each day for purchase on the door.
Can I return on my ticket the following day?
No – tickets are valid for one day only.
Are children allowed inside the exhibition?
Yes but under 16’s must be accompanied by an adult.
How do I find out what live events are taking place?
There are lots of FREE Live Action Entertainment. Click here for the Entertainment Timetable.
What parking facilities are available?
Car parking will be available by the Anglesea Road and Simmonscourt Road entrances. The charge per car is €6.00 per car and is subject to availability. BIKES PARK FREE!
The Bike Park is located at the front of the RDS on Merrion Road. There is no charge for visitor’s bikes.
Neither the RDS nor the Organisers take responsibility for cars or bikes parked in these areas. The normal precautions should be exercised for security.
Is there accommodation in the area?
For a full list of Hotels & B&B’s in the area please click here.
Are there toilets in the venue?
Yes, toilets are located near the front door and rear doors inside the venue.
Is there disabled access?
The hall is fully accessible for wheelchairs. Reserved parking will be available by the Anglesea Road Gate. Wheelchair access is available on the ground floor and by lift to the catering facilities on the first floor. Visibility to live performances may be restricted. .
Is there a first aid facility onsite?
Paramedics will be on duty throughout each day of the show.
Is there somewhere I can leave my helmet?
A helmet crèche will be available inside the Main Hall entrance at a charge of €2 per helmet. There are no other cloakroom facilities.
Is there anywhere to buy food at the venue?
Yes, there will be catering facilities at various points inside the venue.
Please check with the Organiser’s Office in the event that a lost item may have been handed in.