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Poll: Have you been turned off attending outdoor concerts?

Problems at a gig in the Phoenix Park in July were highlighted in a Garda report yesterday. Would they put you off attending large, outdoor events?

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A GARDA REPORT, published yesterday, highlighted a number of reasons for the problems incurred during a recent outdoor concert at the Phoenix Park in Dublin.

The Garda Commissioner described the venue as unsuitable for large-scale dance gigs. An investigation was launched into the event’s security after nine people were stabbed during the Swedish House Mafia concert on 7 July.

With the ensuing controversy and talk about the suitability of music genres and venues, we here at TheJournal.ie were wondering if attendances will be impacted.

So, in today’s poll, we ask: Following the release of the critical Garda Commissioner report, have you been turned off attending large outdoor concerts?


Poll Results:

Depends on genre of music/venue (782)
No (703)
I don't know (444)
Yes (302)




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