What's on in Dublin

There's lots to do in Dublin City. Whether you're a culture vulture or a night owl you'll find a comprehensive list of what's on in Dublin to keep you busy while you are here!


We have compiled a top 10 list of things to do in Dublin, and for those on a budget there's loads of free things to do and see as well.



The Grafton Capital Hotel is located only minutes from Stephens Green  , Making us a great choice for a Stephens Green Hotel. And for those who want to do some shopping we are also ideally located beside Stephens Green - Your number one choice for a Grafton Street Hotel 


If you have an Iphone/Smartphone you can now download an app that has just been launched by Dublin Tourism, it's like an interactive guidebook. Find out more details on the app here.


On this page you'll find an overview of the biggest events coming up in Dublin. We have also compiled more detailed lists of Concerts, Festivals, Sports Events and Theatre/Shows.


Find out what's on in Dublins famous Temple Bar area on this website : TempleBar.ie


Most major concerts are held in the newly renovated and modern O2 arena , only a short walk from the Trinity Capital Hotel.


Check the availability and price of most tickets to concerts and other events on Ticketmaster.


Special Offers

4 Nights or more Special

Stay 4 nights or more and get a great discount, must be booked at least 60 days in advance.  Rate is room only, breakfast is available in the hotel.

Rugby Special

Special Bed and Breakfast rate for Rugby weekends - Exclusive to our own website.

Advance Purchase Rate

Buy Now Pay Now! Room only rate, Breakfast is available at the hotel, priced at €15 per person for full Irish and €12 for Continental breakfast. Booking must be prepaid in full, no changes or cancellations on this offer.

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Guest Reviews


Our favourite hotel in Dublin!!!!!!We have stayed MANY times and are always satisfied.Ideal location lovely rooms and friendly staff


We stay about 3 times a year at the Grafton Capital, and always have a fantastic time!! Excellent sleep in very comfortable rooms, and staff are a credit to hotel, extremely friendly, helpful and welcoming.


Really enjoyed our stay

K. Duffy

Over the past 10 years I spend an average of 190 nights per annum in hotels throughout Europe and the USA, and the Trinity is my favourite hotel of all! The friendly staff and the accommodation make for an enjoyable stay.


Really nice hotel, staff very helpful. Bed very comfy and rooms nice and warm, would recommend it to all.

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