MCD presents the fashion extravaganza of the year – RTE’s Off the Rails returns to the RDS, live at the Simmoncourts Pavilion. This glamorous event runs for 3 days from Friday the 14th to Sunday the 16th of November inclusive.
Now in its 6th year, the 2008 Off the Rails Live at the RDS will be presented by its new cast members: Sonya Lennon and Brendan Courtney. All through the weekend Sonya and Brendan will be on hand with their top tips and advice. So book your place today and witness the glitz and glamour for yourself – Ireland’s premier fashion and beauty event is not to be missed.
Off the Rails will showcase the very best in Irish and International fashion brands, trends, as well as top beauty tips, all under the one roof at the RDS. It has deservedly earned its place as Ireland’s favourite fashion and beauty event and is an extremely popular TV show.
With hundreds of exhibitions and stalls you really are in for a treat. Get expert advice and opinions on clothing, textures and designs that suit your figure and learn what colours match your complexion.
Treat yourself to a make over and avail of great offers, learn how to apply your make up and get some top tips and ideas on hair styling and much more. Or why not sample the many perfumes available and decide which ones you will add to your Christmas list this year!?
Take a stroll through the Fashion Village and check out the top designer labels along ”Bond Street”, ”Fifth Avenue”, the event’s imaginary shopping streets. Or why not visit ”Boutique Boulevard” and get a virtual tour of Ireland’s top boutique stores and the very latest styles in stock?
Take your seat at the amazing live fashion show and take in the glitz and glamour of the catwalk which will stage the very best of national and international designers.
If you’re feeling peckish, you can put down those shopping bags and take a well-deserved break at the food court. You can also pamper yourself with a trip to ”The Ultimate Pampering and Wellbeing Zone”, which does exactly as the name states, and maybe get yourself some free samples too!
The Fashion Show starts on the Friday at 7.30pm sharp and doors will open 45 minutes before hand. Tickets are priced as follows for each area: Gold Circle: €46.50, Tiered Seating: €19.90 to €26.50 and Flat Seating: €19.90 to €26.50. There will be daily fashion shows and also several exhibitions each day at the stated times: Friday: 3pm to 10pm, Saturday: 9.30am to 8pm and Sunday: 11am to 8pm.
Book your seat for the fashion event of the year RTE’s Off the Rails Live at the RDS through Ticketmaster.ie. Tickets can also be purchased at the Ticketmaster desk in Dublin Tourism, located at Saint Andrew’s Church in Suffolk Street, Dublin 2, and all other Ticketmaster outlets nationwide.
How to get to the RDS…
The RDS Pavilion is located across the road from the Horseshow House Bar in Ballsbridge. It’s about a 30-minute walk from Dublin city centre, heading south.
You can also hop in a taxi if you don’t fancy the walk.
If you’re taking the DART, the RDS is located just a 10 minute walk from Lansdowne Road and the DART station at Sandymount.
You can take bus routes 45 from Eden Quay or 7 & 7a from O’Connell Street in the city centre to the RDS.
Check out the Dublin Bus website for up to date timetables.
Why not make a girls weekend of it and spend a few nights in Dublin. We have plenty of Dublin hotels to choose from.
Maybe you’ve been to a previous Off the Rails Show – if so drop us a line and let us know how you got on. We’d love to hear from you.