Christ Church Cathedral (founded c.1028) is the spiritual heart of Dublin City. Throughout the year we host a programme of wonderful, diverse events. All our events feature here - and most are bookable online. Please visit often to keep up-to-date!

 

 

Our Famous 'Carols by Candlelight' Christmas Concerts are now booked out for 2019. There are other event options below. You can also sign-up below to be 'First to Know' about the 2020 Christmas Carols.

Choral Evensong marking World Day of the Poor

Christ Church Cathedral, Dublin 8

Sunday, November 17, 2019 (3:15pm)

Choral Evensong marking World Day of the Poor

Christ Church Cathedral will be marking the World Day of the Poor on Sunday, 17 November. The World Day of the Poor is an annual observance, established by Pope Francis and first observed in 2017.

November Film Series: Connections. HAPPY (2011)

Christ Church Cathedral, Dublin 8

Monday, November 18, 2019 (6.30pm)

November Film Series: Connections. HAPPY (2011)

Christ Church Cathedral presents its seventh candle-lit film series. Thought-provoking films exploring the theme of connections. This Monday, HAPPY (2011). Free admission.

November Film Series: Connections. THE HUNDRED-FOOT JOURNEY (2014)

Christ Church Cathedral, Dublin 8

Monday, November 25, 2019 (6.30pm)

November Film Series: Connections. THE HUNDRED-FOOT JOURNEY (2014)

Christ Church Cathedral presents its seventh candle-lit film series. Thought-provoking films exploring the theme of connections. This Monday, THE HUNDRED-FOOT JOURNEY (2014). Free admission. 

Felted Sheep and Mini-Advent Wreath Workshop

Christ Church Cathedral, Dublin 8

Saturday, November 30, 2019 (2.00pm)

Felted Sheep and Mini-Advent Wreath Workshop

Olivia Ashmore will lead our workshop in creating a felted sheep ornament, using wool from her own flock in Co Kildare.

Sheep Trail

Christ Church Cathedral, Dublin 8

December 1 to 24, 2019

Sheep Trail

The Sheep Trail project is a creative way to invite our cathedral visitors, congregation and visiting school, parish or community groups to slow down and enter into the Advent season. 

Cathedral Nights: Watching and Waiting

Christ Church Cathedral, Dublin 8

Tuesday, December 03, 2019 (7.00pm)

Cathedral Nights: Watching and Waiting

This time of year can be so busy we need intentionally to make space to slow down. This evening will include a series of short meditations on Advent themes of Hope, Peace, Joy and Love.

Sankta Lucia 2019

Christ Church Cathedral, Dublin 8

Saturday, December 07, 2019 (20:00h)

Sankta Lucia 2019 " Darkness to Light"

The Adolf Fredrik's Chamber Choir from Stockholm will be singing in Christ Church Cathedral celebrating light in the winter darkness and heralding the arrival of Christmas.

PEATA Carol Service

Christ Church Cathedral, Dublin 8

Tuesday, December 10, 2019 (1.15pm)

PEATA Carol Service

A lunchtime charity carol service in Aid of the PEATA association. Everyone is invited to enjoy the festivities. Admission is free, and there will be a collection in aid of the charity. Tea, coffee, and mince pies served afterwards.

Tuesday Night 'Carols by Candlelight' CHRISTMAS CONCERT with Christ Church Cathedral Choir

Christ Church Cathedral, Dublin 8

Tuesday, December 10, 2019 (19:30h)

Tuesday Night 'Carols by Candlelight' CHRISTMAS CONCERT with Christ Church Cathedral Choir

Tuesday Night: A special way to celebrate Christmas. The Christ Church Cathedral Choir will perform a host of festive favourites. These highly sought-after tickets are guaranteed to sell out so don’t delay. Booked Out

 

Wednesday Night 'Carols by Candlelight' CHRISTMAS CONCERT with Christ Church Cathedral Choir

Christ Church Cathedral, Dublin 8

Wednesday, December 11, 2019 (19:30h)

Wednesday Night 'Carols by Candlelight' CHRISTMAS CONCERT with Christ Church Cathedral Choir

WEDNESDAY NIGHT: A special way to celebrate Christmas. The Christ Church Cathedral Choir will perform a host of festive favourites. These highly sought-after tickets are guaranteed to sell out so don’t delay. Booked Out

 

Thursday Night 'Carols by Candlelight' CHRISTMAS CONCERT with Christ Church Cathedral Choir

Christ Church Cathedral, Dublin 8

Thursday, December 12, 2019 (19:30h)

Thursday Night 'Carols by Candlelight' CHRISTMAS CONCERT with Christ Church Cathedral Choir

THURSDAY NIGHT: A special way to celebrate Christmas. The Christ Church Cathedral Choir will perform a host of festive favourites. These highly sought-after tickets are guaranteed to sell out so don’t delay. Thursday Booked Out.

 

Carols for Christmas with New Dublin Voices

Christ Church Cathedral, Dublin 8

Saturday, December 14, 2019 (20:00h)

Carols for Christmas with New Dublin Voices

Carols for Christmas with New Dublin Voices features a truly superb selection of much-loved carols and songs, ranging from the ancient to the new, and including age-old favourites dressed-up in fresh new apparel.

The Park Singers present 'Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas'

Christ Church Cathedral, Dublin 8

Sunday, December 15, 2019 (8.00pm)

The Park Singers present 'Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas'

This year the Park Singers bring you an exciting variety of Christmas carols; from old favourites to modern classics with a few surprises in between!

A Quiet Christmas, Taizé Eucharist with Prayers for Wholeness and Healing

Christ Church Cathedral, Dublin 8

Tuesday, December 17, 2019 (7.30pm)

A Quiet Christmas, Taizé Eucharist with Prayers for Wholeness and Healing

This quiet and reflective service provides a peaceful space in which to rest in the Christmas message of hope in the one who is 'God with us'.

Noël - Mornington Singers Christmas Concert 2019

Christ Church Cathedral, Dublin 8

Saturday, December 21, 2019 (19:30h)

Noël - Mornington Singers Christmas Concert 2019

Mornington Singers and conductor Orla Flanagan return for their annual Christmas concert. Soak up the festive atmosphere with a treasury of Christmas carols through the centuries.

Nine Lessons and Carols

Christ Church Cathedral, Dublin 8

Sunday, December 22, 2019 (15:00h)

Nine Lessons and Carols

  Please join us for this traditional service of music and scripture readings in preparation for Christmas.

Christingle Service

Christ Church Cathedral, Dublin 8

Monday, December 30, 2019 (4:15pm)

Christingle Service

You are welcome to join us for an informal Christingle Service as we continue in the season of Christmas, celebrating Christ the Light of the World!

Retreat in the City 2020 - 'A Good Life'

Christ Church Cathedral, Dublin 8

February 7 to 9, 2020

Retreat in the City 2020 - 'A Good Life'

What constitutes a good life? During these days away we will reflect on the question by looking at what Jesus considered to be a good life and how one gets into it.

Disestablishment 150  - Culture Night and Heritage Week Information Morning

Christ Church Cathedral, Dublin 8

Friday, February 07, 2020 (11:00h)

Disestablishment 150 - Culture Night and Heritage Week Information Morning

This event is an information session on Culture Night and Heritage Week 2020 is ONLY for representatives from churches in the diocese of Dublin and Glendalough. Registration Essential.