The Rolling Stones open the second leg of their No Filter tour in Ireland, the Dublin stadium will also be the largest venue that Mick Jagger and his bandmates will perform in this summer.
It will start off in Ireland and then take in dates in UK, France, Germany, Czech Republic and Poland
The inaugural Guinness PRO14 final will be held in the Aviva Stadium on May 26, 2018.
A record 45,566 attendance turned up to the PRO12 final at the Aviva in May when Munster were beaten by the Scarlets and the tournament organisers have decided to bring their show-piece back to the capital.
Bruno Mars is set to play a huge gig in Marlay Park in July of next year.
The American hit maker this morning announced his European tour dates with the one Irish concert.
The multi-award winner will play the south Dublin venue on July 12, subject to licence.
This is part of six exclusive European summer shows in Spain, France, Germany, Scotland, and Ireland in June and July of next year.
Pope Francis has said he will make the first papal trip to Ireland in nearly 40 years, visiting Dublin for two days in August this year.
He will be in Dublin on 25 and 26 August for a Church meeting on families.
The announcement, which was widely expected, has been warmly welcomed by the Catholic bishops in Ireland.