The first of this year's Malahide Castle gig series takes place this weekend, when Snow Patrol and The Cure play the outdoor venue in Dublin.

Gary Lightbody and his bandmates will take the stage tonight, while Robert Smith leads indie legends The Cure out tomorrow.

If you're heading to either gig - or, indeed, any of the forthcoming gigs taking place at Malahide over the next few weeks - you'll find useful info on transport, bag policies etc. at this link.

Stage times for Snow Patrol and The Cure are below (and don't forget, Ride are playing their own midnight show in the city centre tomorrow night).


5pm - Gates open
5.30pm - David Keenan
6.30pm - Gabrielle Aplin
7.45pm - The Kooks
9pm - Snow Patrol



4pm - Gates open
5pm - Just Mustard
5.55pm - The Twilight Sad
6.55pm - Ride
8.25pm - The Cure