Ed Sheeran Irish Tour Comes To Pairc Ui Chaoimh This Weekend

Ed Sheeran Irish Tour Comes To Pairc Ui Chaoimh This Weekend
Tuáthla Lucey
Tuáthla Lucey

3 May 2018

Ahead of the Ed Sheeran take over in cork this Bank Holiday Weekend, we have some tips for you to have the best time possible! 

Make sure to download the Ed Sheeran Irish Tour App, available from the Google play Store or Apple Store, this will have all of the info you need for the concert. 

Don't forget your tickets! Keep them safe and check them in advance to make sure you are attending the correct venue on the correct date! 

People without bags with be fast-tracked into the venue. You will not be allowed in if you have a bag bigger than an A4 size. 

They are asking you to try to not bring any bags at all, if possible.

Early queueing will not be permitted in the streets around the venue, as it is a residential area, they are asking ticket holders to please respect the privacy of the residents and respect the local community. 

Under 18s must be accompanied by a parent or guardian at all times during the vent.

The opening acts for Ed Sheeran at each show will be very special guests Anne-Marie, Jamie Lawson & Beoga. Please check the App and Social Media for Stage times closer to show-days.  All Times subject to change.

There will be FREE-TAG-A-KID safety wristbands which will be available at all the customer care points both outside and inside the venues. The purpose of these wristbands is to help to reunite lost children with parent/guardian should your child become separated from you within the venues.

This is an outdoor event and will take place rain, hail or shine. Please remember to plan for adverse weather conditions and check the weather forecast before leaving home.

Umbrellas are not permitted in the venue. Any large lens professional cameras or any form of video recorder will not be admitted. Only small 35mm cameras will be permitted.

Flag poles, selfie sticks, sticks for banners are not allowed. Only small banners of other (A4 or A3 size) will be permitted into the events as anything larger can obstruct the views of other customers.

Prohibited articles and items are as follows: any article that may be used as a weapon, Bottles, glass vessels, cans, flasks, Frisbees, and related items, dangerous or hazardous items, illegal substances, scooters, skateboards, or other skates. Laser devices, prams/pushchairs, inflatable and folding chairs, suitcases, laptops, illegal merchandise items, hampers, and cold boxes, air horns and animals (except service dogs and guide dogs).

For tickets purchased online: To gain access to the concert you are required to bring your tickets along with the purchasing credit card or a photo/photocopy of the credit card and a valid form of ID to reflect family name.

For tickets purchased in outlets: Whether you have paid by cash or credit card your name will be printed on your tickets and you will be required to bring valid ID matching the name printed on the ticket, or a photocopy, to gain access to the show.

The venue is well served by public transport. Bus and Rail transport options can all bring you within walking distance of the venue. Plan your journey online from anywhere in Ireland to the venue via www.transportforireland.ie

 There will be signage to direct patrons to the appropriate entrance to your seating or standing area. Follow the coloured route / directions as indicated on your ticket.

Further transport information available HERE

An Garda Siochana will have a traffic management plan in operation for city. For full details please visit www.garda.ie.
You can find car parks in the following areas;
  • Q-Park Carroll's Quay – open 24hrs
  • Q-Park City Hall – open 24hrs
  • Q-Park Grand Parade – open 24hrs
  • Q-Park St Finbarr's – open 24hrs
  • Paul Street Car Park - until Midnight
  • North Main Street - open until 1am
  • Paul Street - open until 1am
Please remember to check the opening and closing times with your chosen car-park to avoid the risk of your vehicle getting locked in.