Shawn Mendes

DUBLIN, 3Arena – 30 May 2017

Today, in support of his second album Illuminate (out September 23rd), multi-platinum singer/songwriter Shawn Mendes announces his first-ever headlining arena world tour for 2017. The huge 44-date tour will kick off in the UK on 27 April 2017 and will continue across Europe and North America until 23 August 2017, with many more dates yet to be announced globally.

Shawn Mendes said, “I’m so excited for the Illuminate World Tour and to head to Europe for the shows. The fans there have been so supportive and this will be my first time headlining in Ireland. I can’t wait!”

At just 18 years old, his powerful sound and raw songwriting has lead him to be named as Forbes “30 Under 30” in 2016, The People’s Choice Awards “Favourite New Artist” 2016 and one of Time Magazine’s “Most Influential Teens” of 2014 and 2015.

Taking place at these venues

3 Arena

3 Arena, located on North Wall Quay in Dublin was formerly known as the Point Theatre. It now has a capacity for 14,000 people and can facilitate major international performers like Beyonce and Ed Sheeran.

In 2011 The 3Arena had a record number of ticket sales which has made it one of the world’s most popular musical venues and since has strived as a popular musical venue in Ireland for national and international performers.

Dates: Tuesday 30th May 2017 - Wednesday 31st May 2017

Telephone: 01 819 8888


Buses that serve 3 Arena

4, 33x, 53, 145, 151, 747, 757