Social Programme

Welcome Party

Sunday 23rd June 2019

Venue: University College Dublin

Time: 19.00


Céad Míle Fáilte! We look forward to welcoming you to EURO 2019.

We have a magnificent campus in the city of  Dublin. The Dublin campus expands over 330 acres of land and is Irelands largest University.  


University College Dublin will host the welcome party after the opening session (June 23, 2019, 17:30-19:00).The Welcome party begins at 19.00 and will include live music and a drinks reception.


Please note that attendance at the opening reception is included in your registration fee, however you must indicate at the time of registration if you wish to attend.

Gala Dinner

25th June 2019

Venue: Aviva Stadium

Time: 20.00


EURO 2019  Delegates attending the Gala Dinner can be assured of an unforgettable evening of excellent food, fine wine, and an evening of cultural entertainment that only Dublin can offer!


The Gala Dinner will take place in the the home of Irish Rugby and Irish Football. It is a place of gathering, it encapsulates the heartbeat of a nation and inspires great victories.It's the essence of this that the venue strives to instil in each event and what makes Aviva Stadium the perfect venue for the EURO 2019 Gala Dinner


Aviva Stadium sits on the grounds of the oldest sports stadium in Europe.  It was founded by Henry Dunlop in 1872 as a multi- purpose athletics grounds. Six years later, in 1878 the first international rugby match was played between Ireland and England which also makes it the oldest rugby international test venue in the world.


Aviva Stadium proudly stands on this hallowed turf and continues to forge its own legacy hosting world class events throughout the year. Do join us for this unique experience.

Please note that the Gala Dinner is not included as part of the registration fee and the cost to attend is €80, which can be booked at the time of registration.


Places are limited and so early booking is advised.

Socialising in Dublin

Have a free evening in Dublin and looking for ideas for restaurants, good bars, bars with live music?

Please see links below to help you plan your free time in Dublin.

Restaurant ideas in Dublin

Best Bars with Live music

Best Bars in the City Centre with a Beer Garden

10 Things to do at Night Time in Dublin