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What is Wizard Con?
It's an chance for wizarding fans to come together and share their love of the characters, books, movies and stories.
It is a is an immersive, fun & welcoming fan focused gathering.
Your ticket price includes all activities and games except for autographs and photos from our celebrity guests.
When and where is Wizard Con?
Ireland’s 3rd Dublin Wizard Con will be held on the 21st and 22nd of May 2022 at Dublin's famous RDS (Royal Dublin Society) venue on Merrion Road, Ballsbridge, Dublin 4.
Where can I buy tickets?
Tickets are available online only and must be pre booked in advance. they will not be available on the door.
Tickets are available HERE
What are the opening hours?
Doors open at 11am and close at 7pm each day. You can come and go as much as you'd like.
Is Wizard Con family friendly?
Fans of any age are welcome to attend Wizard Con, it is a family friendly show with lots to do for all ages. A child ticket covers ages 5-16 and tiny wizards under 5 get in free.
Is there parking at the venue?
Yes. The RDS (venue) has parking, though it is paid parking, and the charges are at the venues discretion and beyond our control. For more information, please
Will the programming be the same on both days?
Both days have identical programming, we have designed it this way so as many people as possible have a great experience at Dublin Wizard Con.
I have tickets that I bought for a date that was rescheduled because of covid, are they still valid?
Absolutely! If you have a ticket for Sat it’s now valid for Sat the 21st May 2022 and if you have a ticket for Sunday it’s now valid for Sun 22nd May 2022.
How do I enter the cosplay contest?
Cosplay contest entries can sign up (it's free!) at the show by visiting the Guild of Nerds table. Please see floorplan for location and schedule for times of competitions.
Awards will be presented in the following categories:
Group / Family
Adult (Over 16+)
Tots (under 5’s)
Full rules here
Is there a quiet place I can go to get away from the crowds?
Our quiet room is designed to be a safe place for anyone that needs a break from the crowds, the stimulation and the noise, such as neuro diverse folk, people with migraine, or anyone that simply needs to take a break.
At Dublin Wizard Con we strive to be as inclusive as possible and we want it to be a magical day for everyone, so please be mindful of your fellow wizards and witches who may have hidden disabilities or sensory issues, and above all, be kind to each other.
The quiet room is equipped with comfortable seating and mood lighting.
You will find it in the Merrion Room, upstairs off the balcony above the entrance. This level is accessible by lift too.
In addition to our quiet room, attendees are also welcome to leave the show to go outside for some fresh air or get a bite to eat and come back in, whenever they like, as much as they’d like.