The Convention Centre Dublin to host Thrive Festival in March 2019

The Convention Centre Dublin (The CCD) announced today that it is to host Thrive Festival, Ireland’s newest premier health and lifestyle event on 30 and 31 March 2019.

DUBLIN – 09 October 2018 – Thrive Festival promises to unite all aspects of healthy living and wellbeing under one roof, bringing all the inspiration needed to make 2019 the best year yet! Over two days attendees can experience new ways to Move, Learn, Discover and Nourish their mind and body.

The broad programme of experiences will be delivered by some of the world’s leading health and fitness gurus and is designed to challenge, excite and inspire visitors. With over 200 classes and workshops, the weekend at Thrive Festival will bring health and wellness to life in an inspiring environment.

Kicking off the event with a Signature Speaker, it is then time to get active! From explosive, calorie burning workouts to mind and body expanding yoga sessions, Thrive Festival offers a range of classes and workshops by leading industry experts; from yoga, spinning, Pilates and HIIT, to mindfulness spaces, cooking demos and practical talks that will help celebrate a healthier life.

Stephen Meehan, Chief Executive of The CCD, has expressed his enthusiasm for this event, “It’s exciting to be involved in such a worthy event from the early days. We are delighted to host Thrive Festival and bring an event of this calibre to the city.” Referencing their Healthy Venue accreditation, he also commented, “This type of event allows us to showcase all aspects of the building and our offering as a Silver Healthy Venue.”

Join us on March 30th and 31st at The Convention Centre Dublin
for the essential lifestyle event of 2019.

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Press Contact
Suzanne McGann
Head of Marketing & Communications
The Convention Centre Dublin

About The CCD
The Convention Centre Dublin (The CCD) opened in September 2010 and is Ireland’s only purpose-built international convention centre. Located in the heart of Dublin city, just 15 minutes from Dublin Airport, The CCD has won a total of 40 industry awards since opening. For more information, please visit

About Thrive Festival
A day ticket includes access to the Signature talk and four classes. A weekend ticket offers exceptional value with access to the two Signature talks along with a total of eight classes. Details of the Signature Speakers, fitness classes and workshops will be announced in the coming weeks.

Ticket Prices:
One Day ticket- €47.50* (Option to attend either session time on the Sat or Sun)
Weekend Ticket- €70.00* (Option to attend 2 sessions over weekend)
*Booking fees apply
Tickets are on sale – From 07th January 2019. For more information-

Saturday Mar 30th, session 1 starts at 8.30am to 3pm, session 2 starts at 12.30pm to 7pm.
Sunday Mar 31st session 1 starts at 8.30am to 3pm and session 2 starts at 12.30pm to 7pm.

About Healthy Venues Accreditation
The Healthy Venues Award is an accreditation from the World Obesity Federation. It encourages venues to support their visitors and staff in making healthier choices and help minimise the negative health impacts of conference-going. Venues are awarded Bronze, Silver or Gold status according to their adherence to a list of criteria relating to healthy eating and physical activity. The CCD achieved Silver Healthy Venue accreditation in 2016.