The Kingsley Hotel in Cork situated on the banks of the River Lee is an ideal base from which to experience some of the amazing gigs or sporting events at the newly redeveloped Páirc Uí Chaoimh. Following last year's star headline Ed Sheeran, Rod Stewart will be playing on the 25th May 2019.
The stadium has hosted a whole host of memorable Gaelic football and hurling fixtures down through the years, and more recently has seen the immensely popular Live at the Marquee music festival take place in the adjacent Showgrounds each summer during the month of June in Cork. So if you are considering accommodation and hotels near the Marquee in Cork then keep an eye out on our website for a wide range of affordable hotel deals in Cork!
The newly renovated Páirc Uí Chaoimh stadium with a capacity of 45,000 opened its gates to the general public for the first time in the summer 2017. The state of the art multi-purpose facility is owned by the Gaelic Athletic Association and provides an invaluable sports and events venu for the citizens of Cork and Ireland.
Ed Sheeran kicked off his 2018 European and UK Tour at the newly developed Páirc Uí Chaoimh stadium. With a sell out of three nights, the crowds were engage with the musician.
For the entire week leading up to the concert, Red FM rebranded themselves as ED FM. They rebranded with Ed Sheeran's face all their company cars and the Big Red Bus. Páirc Uí Chaoimh hit the 43,000 mark on the Saturday concert.