Pillow Queens at Festival Quarter
Tickets on Sale Wednesday 7 December!

St. Patrick’s Festival is delighted to announce that Irish international sensations, Pillow Queens, will be taking over Festival Quarter at the National Museum of Ireland, Collins Barracks on Saturday 18th March 2023! 

In a unique collaboration, St. Patrick’s Festival have invited Pillow Queens to curate an evening that celebrates the best of new Irish music across four stages on the Festival Quarter site, before they take to the main stage and bring it home with a set that is sure to thrill audiences in a true celebration of Irish culture.  

Marking the return of the hugely popular Festival Quarter in the National Museum of Ireland - Decorative Arts & History at Collins Barracks, the evening will see the iconic site transformed into a unique urban Festival from 6.30pm with 12 live music acts across 4 stages, live DJs, the best in Irish food and drinks, art installations, pop-up performances and much more.  

Tickets for Pillow Queens at Festival Quarter go on sale at 10am on Wednesday, 7th December!

O'Connell Street Grandstand

The world-famous St. Patrick’s Festival Parade in Dublin takes place on Friday 17th March 2023 starting at 12 midday. Winding its way through the streets of Ireland’s capital city from Parnell Street on the north to Kevin Street on the south, our national St. Patrick’s Day Parade will delight and entertain the hundreds of thousands that line the parade route. A cast of over 4,000 of Ireland’s most dynamic and innovative performers, musicians, dancers and artists will be joined by world-class marching bands who travel from around the globe to take part in this amazing bucket-list event.

There is no better way to enjoy all the colour and spectacle of the St. Patrick’s Festival Parade than from the comfort of your own seat in one of our Grandstands. ​

Each Grandstand offers covered, tiered, allocated seating, strategically located at five different areas along the Parade route. See and experience the Parade from a unique location, as our Grandstand Hosts provide lively commentary to our guests, telling the story of the parade as it unfolds right in front of you.​

We also offer a number of hospitality packages that will make your day all the more special.​

Check out all Grandstand Packages Here

Supported by

Principal Funders
Official EV Partner
Parade Partners
Festival Programme Partners
Venue Partner
Media Partners