Croke Park Ticket Scheme

Local residents who register with Croke Park for the stadium's community ticket scheme avail of occasional ticket offers for major concerts and matches.

Take a look at the FAQs below on this year's ticket scheme.  Local residents with further queries can contact Julianne in Croke Park on 01 865 8607 or by email.

Ticket Draw Information 2019

The local resident ticket draw for 100 pairs of complimentary tickets for the upcoming concert in Croke Park by the Spice Girls in May will take place on Thursday, 25 April.  Two draws will take place on Thursday, 6 June for the two Westlife concerts in early July. 

All draws are independently observed on behalf of local residents by an external auditor from PwC.

In 2019, 50% of tickets allocated in each draw will be to households within the stadium’s event day Garda cordon.  The remaining 50% of tickets will be allocated to households outside the event day Garda cordon.

Ticket Draw FAQs

100 pairs of complimentary tickets are made available for each concert that takes place in the stadium. 

2019 Concerts

The local resident ticket draw for 100 pairs of complimentary tickets for the upcoming concert in Croke Park by the Spice Girls in May will take place on Thursday, 25 April.  Two draws will take place on Thursday, 6 June for the two Westlife concerts in early July. 

All Ireland Football and Hurling Championship Finals

100 pairs of tickets are made available to purchase for both the GAA All Ireland Football and Hurling Championship Finals. As these tickets never go on general sale to the public, a local residents draw is conducted for each final and residents whose names are drawn out have the opportunity to purchase tickets. The draws for the 2019 All Ireland Football and Hurling Championship Finals will take place in early August.

Other ticketing offers and exclusive presales

There are other ticket offers during the season for local residents including occasional concert ticket presales that are offered exclusively to local residents who have registered a household email address with the stadium

Croke Park's ticket scheme is for local residents who live in our community area.  So, whether as an owner-occupier or a tenant, if your household is in Croke Park’s 1.5km community radius, you qualify for the stadium’s local residents’ ticket scheme.  

If you’re unsure, you can contact Croke Park to find out.

Once successfully registered with the stadium, residents are automatically entered into all ticket draws that take place.  Local residents can print out the following application form, complete & sign it and send it to:

Julianne Savage
Croke Park Local Residents Ticket Scheme
Croke Park
Jones Road
Dublin 3

Download the community database application form 

Local residents can also call into the Croke Park reception on Jones Road and fill in an application form Monday- Friday 9am-5pm.

Absolutely.  An independent auditor from PwC observes the main draw that takes place for each event and the list of winners is published online following each event.

Once you are a qualifying resident, the following terms and conditions apply:
  • Registration is restricted to one per household
  • Completion of the application form does not guarantee tickets
  • All local resident tickets are marked not for resale and & can be traced back to the resident who receives them
  • Any attempt to sell local reisdent tickets obtained through Croke Park (for example, through social media, online auction sites, ticket touts, local noticeboards & classifieds) will result in the tickets being automatically cancelled and the local resident disqualified from the database and not included in any future Croke Park ticket draw

If you have a query in relation to local resident ticket scheme, please email Julianne Savage in Croke Park

Complimentary concert tickets and the opportunity to purchase tickets for the All-Ireland Championship Finals are distributed by way of a draw amongst those who have registered with Croke Park. 
Draws are weighted in favour of households closest to the stadium and each draw is independently observed on behalf of all residents by an external auditor from PwC

2019 Draws Update

In 2019, 50% of tickets will be allocated in every draw to households within the stadium’s event day Garda cordon.  The remaining 50% of tickets will be allocated in every draw in 2019 for qualifying households outside the event day Garda cordon.