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
The Nightmare Realm, September 29th - November 4th: Ireland’s most terrifying Halloween scare house, returns to the RDS from September 29th to November 4th 2017. This year there’s triple the terror with 3 different haunts for the price of 1, a zombie shooting zone and an apocalypse entertainment area. Their interactive sets, vivid special effects and live creatures will prey on your deepest fears and push the boundaries of your sanity.
Saturday 14th October: Champions Cup Rugby, Leinster Rugby v Montpellier.
Connect 17, October 17th & 18th: CONNECT17 is a LIVE Irish Showcase of the events industry featuring over 220 hotels, venues and event suppliers, tastings per region, the best of entertainment and 30 educational seminars.