Ireland's first nightclub even...


Ireland's first nightclub event in 18 months happened last night in Dublin

Jonathan Duane
Jonathan Duane

07:40 1 Oct 2021

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Punters needed a digital Covid cert and a negative antigen test

Hundreds of people have been to a nightclub in Ireland for the first time in 18 months.

A pilot event was held at the Button Factory last night ahead of an expected re-opening of the sector next month.

Source: (@deptcultureIRL) 

Everyone attending last night's pilot event at the Button Factory needed to show a digital covid cert and a negative antigen test.

Arts Minister Catherine Martin says she's hoping clubs can get back to full capacity next month.

Source: Twitter (@stephenMNews) 

The live music industry says it hopes last night's pilot nightclub event can provide confidence for a full reopening of the sector.


Cover image source: Instagram (@buttonfactorydub)

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