fff Turning Pirate have been putting on shows all over the country since 2006 and the annual tradition of New Year's Eve in Vicar Street has fast become the end-of-year celebration for all these collective events.
With top names like Lisa Hannigan, the Booka Brass Band, Declan O'Rourke and The Young Folk, the Turning Pirate Mix Tape NYE Party 2014 is going to be quite the party. Doors open at 8pm and tickets priced at €35 are on sale from Ticketmaster outlets nationwide.
fff If you're looking for something to entertain the kids over the holidays, Winter Funderland is at the RDS this Christmas with iSkate-on-Ice - Ireland's largest ice rink, Funderland the largest indoor theme park in Europe and Fossett's specially-commissioned Christmas Circus.
Winter Funderland runs until January 11. Ticket are available at www.rds.ie for more details.
fff It's one of the top Christmas movies and now you can enjoy The Wizard of Oz on stage at the National Concert Hall.
This lavish production features a star-studded cast, spectacular costumes and sets, the wonderful Festival Chorus, dancers and orchestra. The classic musical runs until January 3. With two shows most days, this is one family treat not to be missed. Tickets from €22 to €36 are on sale now from www.nch.ie.
fff Fresh from his turn in the universally acclaimed production Waiting For Godot in Shanghai, Marcus Lamb takes to the stage as the unnamed drifter in Samuel Beckett's darkly funny tale, The End.
The play runs at The New Theatre on Essex Street in Temple Bar until tomorrow night. Tickets from €15 are on sale from www.thenewtheatre.ie.