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Everything you need to know ahead of Malahide Castle gigs featuring Dermot Kennedy and Lewis Capaldi

Summer gigs are in full swing with concerts happening at St Anne's Park, Marlay Park, Fairview Park, Malahide Castle and Gardens and many more places around the city.

Ahead of concerts such as The Killers, Dermot Kennedy, Picture This and Lewis Capaldi at Malahide Castle this June, there are some things to know before heading to the north Dublin Park for gigs.

Here is everything you need to know before going to The Killers, Kodaline, Picture This, Dermot Kennedy, Lewis Capaldi and Gerry Cinnamon at Malahide Castle from start times to transport there.

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Who is playing Malahide Castle this summer?

The Killers play Malahide Castle and Gardens on Tuesday, June 14 and Wednesday, June 15. Gates open at 5pm and the show starts at 6pm.

Kodaline play Malahide Castle on Friday, June 17 with gates opening at 4pm.

Picture This play Malahide Castle on Saturday, June 18 and gates open at 4pm.

On Sunday, June 19 at 4pm, gates open for Gerry Cinnamon at Malahide Castle.

Dermot Kennedy plays the venue on Friday, June 21 with gates opening at 5pm. That is followed by Lewis Capaldi on Saturday, June 22 with gates opening at 4pm.

Dermot Kennedy (Stephen Collins/Collins Photo Agency)

How to get to Malahide Castle for Kodaline, Lewis Capaldi and all other gigs

Public transport is your best bet for getting to Malahide Castle concerts there.

The DART leave you near the centre of Malahide Village. From there, it is a short walk to Malahide Castle and Gardens.

Dublin Bus routes that will take you to Malahide are the 42 and the 42n.

Meanwhile Marathon Buses are offering a direct bus service from Custom House Quay in Dublin City Centre. Pre-booking is required and can be completed here.

Car parking at the venue is very limited and promotors advise that you opt for public transport to get to the concerts at Malahide Castle and Gardens.

Where do I enter Malahide Castle for concerts?

Entry will only be permitted through Hogan's Gate near the DART station. Pedestrian entry will not be permitted through other park gates.

Vehicles will only be permitted to enter through the back road entrance of the park.

Concert goers who turn up prior to the gates opening will be turned away. Early queueing will not be facilitated.

Items banned from concerts at Malahide Castle

Backpacks and large bags will not be permitted into the concerts at Malahide Castle. Only small bags measuring no more than A4 will be permitted into the venue for concerts.

Bags will be subject to search upon entering Malahide Castle for concerts.

Other banned items include garden furniture, megaphones/air horns, illegal/unidentifiable substances, anything that can be perceived as a weapon, professional cameras and accompanying equipment, alcohol, animals with the exception of guide dogs and excessive amounts of cigarettes.

Are there still tickets for concerts at Malahide Castle?

Tickets for The Killers at Malahide Castle and Gardens are sold out as is Getty Cinnamon, Picture This, Dermot Kennedy and Lewis Capaldi. Tickets are remaining for Kodaline and are on sale via

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