Covid-19 Statement Updated 2nd November

The current situation for large events and hospitality in Ireland has changed from what the government initially promised after October 22nd. We are required to follow the regulations as currently laid out by the authorities, otherwise the event could be liable to fines or closure.

Covid Statement - Visitors

  • Adults attending Perform must show proof that they are fully vaccinated or have recovered from COVID-19 in the past 6 months (proof of immunity). At this time, the Irish government does not accept a PCR or Antigen test for non-vaccinated visitors to venues. 

  • Under 18s do not need proof of vaccination or recovery when accompanied by an adult with proof of immunity.

  • An adult with vaccination certs or proof of immunity can accompany a group of up to 14 under 18-year-olds.

  • Minors (people under 18) who are alone must show vaccination certs or proof of immunity.

  • Masks will be mandatory within the venue, except in the following circumstances:

    • When seated to eat or drink.

    • When performing on the main stage, music stage and showcase stage

  • Workshops have on average 2sqm per person.

  • All participants entering interactive areas such as workshops, selfie spaces etc will be required to hand sanitise beforehand – supplied by Perform.

  • There will be hand sanitising stations throughout the venue as well as staff with cleaning materials.

  • Any Covid concerns during the event must be brought to the attention of the Covid Officer.

  • Meet & Greets will be covid compliant for everyone’s safety.

  • All workshops and Meet & Greets are going ahead as planned including our international headliners.


For everyone’s safety please do not attend the event if you are experiencing any covid symptoms such as a fever, cough or loss of taste or smell.

We have waited patiently to get back to business for almost two years, our priority is to ensure we can welcome you all back in a safe and friendly environment!