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The RDS Arena

The Schoolhouse Hotel is located in close proximity to the RDS stadium which is owned by the Royal Dublin Society and located in the Dublin suburb of Ballsbridge, Ireland. The arena was originally developed to host equestrian events, including the annual Dublin Horse Show, which was first held there in 1868. Leinster rugby team regularly use the venue. The Arena has also hosted football, tennis and wrestling events as well as concerts.The arena has a capacity of 18,500, 16,500 of which is seated.

Upcoming Events At the RDS Arena

Date Show/Event
 Aug 2nd -4th   Craft Awards Expo 
Aug 9th - 13th  Dublin Horse Show
Sept 1-2nd  Wedding & Honeymoon Show
Sep 7-9th  Irish Craft Beer Festival
Sept 8 -9th The Franchise Show 
Sept 18-24th Irish Antiques Fair
Sept 30-Oct 3rd Fine Art Auction
Oct-04 gradireland Graduate Careers Fair
Oct 4-7 Architecture Expo
Oct 7-8 Pregnancy & Baby Fair
Oct-11 RDS Business Networking Breakfast
Oct 13-14 HSTM Network Ireland & RDS Library & Archives History of Science Conference
Oct-14 Health Sector Jobs
Oct 17-18 Connect17
Oct-18 RDS Library Speaker Series - Duff Hart-Davis
Oct 20-22 50 Plus Expo/ Back to our Past
Oct-20 Friday Presents - Classical Capers
Oct-25 Lunch & Learn - Understanding Contemporary/ Visual Art & Starting Art Collection
Oct 25-30 RDS Visual Art Awards Exhibition 2017
Oct 27-30 The Permanent TSB Ideal Home Show
Oct 27-28 Dublin Marathon Expo
oct 28-29 Metropolis
Nov-08 RDS Library Speaker Series - Dr. Niall Holohan, An Irish Diplomats view of the Middle East
Nov-08 RDS Business Networking Breakfast
Nov 9-12 The Knitting & Stitching Show
Nov 10-12 Art Source
Nov 13-18 HRHForum 2017
Nov 22-23 Data Centres Ireland
Dec 5-10 Christmas Craft Fair
Dec-13 RDS Business Networking Breakfast
Dec-13 RDS Gold Medal Award Lunch
Dec 14 - Jan 7 Winter Wonderland
Dec-15 Friday Presents - It's a Wonderful Life Movie Night

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