Win a series subscription package for the National Concert Hall, plus an overnight stay at The Shelbourne Hotel

The Sixteen 

The Irish Times has teamed up with the National Concert Hall to offer you the chance to win a full series subscription package for two to all evening concerts in the International Concert Series 2013/2014 - this includes 15 concerts starting with the Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra, with music director Vasily Petrenko, on Wednesday 4th September.

Also included in this prize is an overnight stay at the luxury 5* Shelbourne Hotel on Wednesday 4th September, plus dinner for two in The Terrace Café at the National Concert Hall before the concert, with drinks and charcuterie board at the interval.

About the National Concert Hall:
The International Concert Series 2013/2014 consists of 21 concerts by some of the world’s leading musicians, orchestras, conductors and choral ensembles, including Chinese superstar Lang Lang, celebrated American baritone Thomas Hampson, San Francisco-based choral group Chanticleer, the world-renowned Sao Paulo Symphony Orchestra with Marin Alsop, Orchestra and Choir of the Age of Enlightenment and Sir Simon Rattle, one of the world’s great choirs, The Sixteen, and many more.  

For more details on the series, visit

To be in with a chance to win this fantastic prize, submit your email address below and answer the question which follows: 

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Terms & Conditions

  • The promoters are The Irish Times Limited, The Irish Times Building, 24-28 Tara Street, Dublin 2 and The National Concert Hall, Earlsfort Terrace, Dublin 2, Ireland.
  • Prize consists of:
    - a full series subscription package for two to all evening concerts in the National Concert Hall International Concert Series 2013/2014
    - an overnight stay at the Shelbourne Hotel on Wednesday 4th September 2013
    - dinner for two in The Terrace Café at the National Concert Hall before the Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra concert on 4th September with drinks and charcuterie board at the interval.
  • Employees or agents of The Irish Times and their families or other persons connected with this promotion are not eligible to enter.
  • Prize is as offered and no cash alternative will apply.
  • Prize cannot be used in conjunction with any other offer.
  • Full series subscription package is only valid for the 15 evening concerts in the National Concert Hall International Concert Series 2013/2014.
  • Overnight stay for two at The Shelbourne Hotel is valid Wednesday 4th September 2013 only.
  • Dinner for two at The Terrace Café and drinks with charcuterie board at the National Concert Hall is valid 4th September 2013 only.
  • Prize is for services listed only; however additional services can be added and will be charged for accordingly.
  • No purchase is necessary to enter this promotion.
  • A valid entry consists of a correct answer entered in the form above, accompanied by the entrant’s name and email address.
  • Entries must be entered online in the form above.
  • The promoters’ decision is final and binding in all matters and no correspondence will be entered into.
  • The promoters reserves the right to change any aspect of the prize.
  • The prize will be subject to any additional terms and conditions of the suppliers of the prize.
  • The promoters are excluded from liability for any loss, damage or injury which might occur to the winner arising from his or her acceptance of the prize.
  • The winner may be required to participate in unpaid promotional related publicity undertaken by the promoter or is associated companies.
  • Entry is for people of 18 years of age and over.
  • By entering this competition you are agreeing that any submissions made become the property The Irish Times Ltd.
  • Entry to this promotion shall be deemed full and unconditional acceptance of the terms & conditions.
  • The promoters reserve the right to amend these terms and conditions.
  • These Terms and Conditions shall be governed by the laws of Ireland and subject to the jurisdiction of the Irish Courts.
  • Competition ends Sunday 19th May 2013.

In association with:

National Concert Hall

The Shelbourne Hotel
The Terrace Café