Travel | Posted 06 Feb 2012

Dublin, Ireland is a majestic place to visit any time of the year. Among the lush greenery and amazing architecture you will find some fantastic comedy acts awaiting you this February. Here are some you might want to check out.

The 3Arena, formerly the 02 venue, holding 14,000 people will be showing some excellent shows. Jerry Seinfeld will be performing his hilarious stand up act for one night only. "Seinfeld" fans everywhere won't want to miss him. The hysterical Jeff Dunham and his band of crazy pals will have you laughing the whole night through. From Achmed the dead terrorist to Walter, Peanut and Jose Jalapeno, Jeff Dunham will keep you entertained the entire time. If you are looking for a hotel near the 3Arena/O2 arena check out our Custom House hotels as it is just a 15 minute walk from the venue.

The Grand Canal Theatre in Dublin has some great shows coming up for the little ones. Disney Live features Mickey, Minnie and the whole gang in a funny adventure that includes comedy and music alike. The famous Wiggles will also perform at the Grand Canal singing all your kids favorites. Enjoy the fun while your kids dance and sing along.

Vicar Street is a cozy little venue that will get you up close and personal with your favorite comedian. With seats for 1,050 and standing room for 1,500 more, you will feel as if the show is personally for you. Enjoy the comedic rantings of Stewart Lee. A masterful funnyman, Lee will have you roaring the whole night through. You also don't want to miss Stewart Francis "Outstanding in his Field". The king of one-liners, Francis will barely give you time to breathe before he throws another one at you.

The Laughter Lounge has its share of comedians as well. Colm McDonnell has been called a "hobbit" by many. He is well known in Ireland and extremely funny. Jarlath Regan has been called a comedy genius by many, and one to watch for in the future. John Lynn has appeared on the BBCs "One Night Stand" and gives a hilarious performance. Keith Farnan is known internationally for his gut-splitting routine and is a very energetic, bright performer.

There are plenty of comedy clubs in Dublin that have weekly entertainment. A few to check out are The Funny Farm, The Comedy Cellar, and Comedy Dublin.

If you are planning on visiting the city check out the Jurys Inn range of hotels in Dublin city centre. Many are close to public transportation, and some within walking distance of your destination.

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