- 14 Dec 21
Saint Sister, Soda Blonde, Gemma Dunleavy, Wyvern Lingo and more will sell merch at the Grand Social this weekend.
This year's 'Merchy Christmas' market will take place this weekend, December 18 and 19 from 10am-4pm at the Grand Social.
Presented by One Stop Band Shop, the second annual event will support local indie artists by selling their merch on multiple floors of the Grand Social. With the latest government restrictions heavily impacting the Irish music industry, this event is a way to directly support some of your favourite musicians.
Over 20 acts have been added to the lineup since it was first announced earlier this month, bringing the total that will be in attendance to over 50.
Organisers have also announced the day-by-day breakdown for the event. On Saturday, December 18, the artists in attendance will include: Saint Sister, Ailbhe Reddy, Maria Kelly, Loah, Soda Blonde, Dani Larkin, Sorcha Richardson, Gemma Dunleavy, Wyvern Lingo, Celaviedmai, Niamh Regan, Whipping Boy, The Mary Wallopers, Lankum, Royal Yellow, Nealo, Kneecap, Seba Safe, Thumper, Larry & Pizza Pizza records, HousePlants, Tandem Felix, Neil Dexter (Spies), Adrian Crowley, The Scratch, Melts, Sprints, Skipper’s Alley, The Murder Capital and Maija Sofia.
Sunday, December 19 will see stalls from Pillow Queens, Paddy Hanna, Junior Brother, Myles Manley, Strength NIA, Somebody's Child, Rebel Phoenix, Tebi Rex, Senu, Vernon Jane & Bicurious, Sally Cinnamon, Bon Voyage, Mango X Mathman, NewDad, Rob de Boer, Skinner, Kynsy, Odd Morris, Silverbacks, Touts, The Zen Arcade, Hawk, New Secret Weapon, Le Boom, TV People, Saint Sister, Moxie and Varo.
Admission to the event is free, though a €5 donation to the Dublin Simon Community is suggested. It is a cash only event.
See the full lineup and day-by-day breakdowns below: