What you need to know for Taylor Swift's huge Croke Park shows this weekend.
When is it?
The pop superstar takes her Reputation World Tour to GAA headquarters this weekend - June 15 and June 16
Charlie XCX: 18:30
Camila Cabello: 19:15
Organisers have not announced what time Swift will take the stage but it should be no later than 8.30pm and possibly even as early as 8pm.
Organisers have warned that these times are subject to change and that due to increased security measures, it is advised to be at the venue in sufficient time. No queuing will be permitted prior to the gates opening, organisers say, to ensure disruption to local residents is kept to a minimum.
Those who turn up early may be turned away at restricted area points located around the stadium. Ensure you allow for time for security checks at the stadium.
How do you get there? Is there parking?
Swift fans are encouraged to walk, cycle or use public transportation to the show due to inevitable traffic and parking delays. Allow at least an extra 2 hours travel time to and from Croke Park.
Luas: Parnell, Connolly and O’Connell Street stops are all a 15 minute walk from the venue.
Bus: Croke Park is served by 29 different Dublin Bus routes. For the full list, please visit dublinbus.ie
DART/Train: Connolly Station is a 15 minute walk away.
Check out http://crokepark.ie/getting-here to find out the easiest way of getting there no matter where you’re coming from in Ireland.
There will be little to no parking facilities available locally. Limited accessible parking may be available in Clonliffe Carpark, off Drumcondra Road. Please email [email protected] for further information regarding registering for an accessible parking pass.
Are bags permitted? What is allowed and what is not?
Backpacks and large handbags will not be allowed into the stadium. There will be no cloakroom or storage facilities on site. Bags must not be left at entrances or surrounding areas. Any items left will be removed and disposed of accordingly.
If you are bringing personal bag, purses or clutch bag, you should only bring those of smaller sizes i.e. those measuring no greater than A5.
Other items that are restricted:
• Glass or cans, umbrellas, alcohol, garden furniture, selfie sticks, flares will not be permitted.
(Full list of prohibited items on www.mcd.ie)
•No professional cameras or cameras with a detachable lens, video cameras & audio recording devices, iPads or GoPros.
Age Restrictions and advice for families:
• The Promoter deems that large outdoor concerts are not a suitable environments for all children under 5 years old unless otherwise stated. We have no measures in place to facilitate babies and small children on site.
• Under 14’s are NOT allowed on the pitch either accompanied or unaccompanied.
• All Under 16’s attending the concert MUST be accompanied at all times by a parent or guardian.
For further event information please check www.mcd.ie and www.ticketmaster.ie
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