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#Festival

# festival - Friday 3 February, 2017

This female-fronted arts festival will be taking over venues across Dublin next month
# F Festival
From The Daily Edge
# F Festival

This female-fronted arts festival will be taking over venues across Dublin next month

Feb 3rd 2017, 6:51 PM 2,854 Views 5 Comments

F Festival wants to celebrate Irish women in art, comedy, film, music and spoken word.

# festival - Thursday 2 February, 2017

Rose of Tralee festival says it has not banned transgender women from entering
# All Welcome
# All Welcome

Rose of Tralee festival says it has not banned transgender women from entering

Feb 2nd 2017, 6:20 PM 16,168 Views 81 Comments

This is contrary to reports this morning.

# festival - Monday 26 December, 2016

Here were our best gigs, books, TV shows and films of 2016 - what were yours?
# Best Of 2016
# Best Of 2016

Here were our best gigs, books, TV shows and films of 2016 - what were yours?

Dec 26th 2016, 8:15 PM 13,740 Views 6 Comments

Solange, the RTÉ Orchestra and Stranger Things are on all our lists.

# festival - Tuesday 6 December, 2016

Here's what's going to be happening in Dublin to celebrate the New Year
# Nyf
# Nyf

Here's what's going to be happening in Dublin to celebrate the New Year

Dec 6th 2016, 10:33 AM 16,374 Views 14 Comments

The New Year’s Festival will run for three days at the end of the year.

# festival - Monday 31 October, 2016

Upside-down world of Macnas to take over Dublin this evening
# Follow The Weirder
# Follow The Weirder

Upside-down world of Macnas to take over Dublin this evening

Oct 31st 2016, 9:15 AM 24,512 Views 4 Comments

Spectators will get closer than ever to the spooktacular street performance in special twilight parade.

# festival - Saturday 3 September, 2016

Electric Picnic revellers urged to look out for rare camper van stolen ahead of festival
# Theft
# Theft

Electric Picnic revellers urged to look out for rare camper van stolen ahead of festival

Sep 3rd 2016, 8:23 PM 38,892 Views 23 Comments

The camper van was featured in the popular TG4 dating show Pioc do Ride.

# festival - Thursday 1 September, 2016

16 classic photos from the Electric Picnic way back in 2005
# 11 Years On
From The Daily Edge
# 11 Years On

16 classic photos from the Electric Picnic way back in 2005

Sep 1st 2016, 9:30 PM 15,484 Views 7 Comments

Gonna party like it’s two-thousand-and-five.

# festival - Tuesday 23 August, 2016

Rose of Tralee stage invader was a ticket holder
# Trouble In The Dome
# Trouble In The Dome

Rose of Tralee stage invader was a ticket holder

Aug 23rd 2016, 9:00 AM 35,548 Views 63 Comments

The event’s organisers say they believe security at the Rose of Tralee is adequate.

# festival - Monday 8 August, 2016

Man charged after 24 concert-goers became sick eating drug-laced sweets at Ohio festival
# Sweet Sounds
# Sweet Sounds

Man charged after 24 concert-goers became sick eating drug-laced sweets at Ohio festival

Aug 8th 2016, 8:00 PM 13,212 Views 15 Comments

Authorities say all those sickened are expected to recover.

# festival - Saturday 9 July, 2016

12 feelings everyone who hates festival season will relate hard to
# Alan Alan Alan
From The Daily Edge
# Alan Alan Alan

12 feelings everyone who hates festival season will relate hard to

Jul 9th 2016, 9:30 AM 2,793 Views 1 Comment

It’s NOT FUN.

# festival - Saturday 2 July, 2016

There's a Tayto crisp sandwich shop at Castlepalooza this weekend
# Hangover Central
From The Daily Edge
# Hangover Central

There's a Tayto crisp sandwich shop at Castlepalooza this weekend

Jul 2nd 2016, 9:53 AM 3,787 Views 0 Comments

Well now.

Irish Muslims invite LGBT community to event to celebrate Ramadan
# Sun Up To Sun Down
# Sun Up To Sun Down

Irish Muslims invite LGBT community to event to celebrate Ramadan

Jul 2nd 2016, 6:55 AM 15,914 Views 97 Comments

The world’s 1.6 billion Muslims have been fasting for almost a month now.

# festival - Thursday 30 June, 2016

Electric Picnic has made a lovely gesture to the good people of Stradbally
# The Field
From The Daily Edge
# The Field

Electric Picnic has made a lovely gesture to the good people of Stradbally

Jun 30th 2016, 1:44 PM 10,843 Views 2 Comments

A new football pitch for all your troubles!

# festival - Saturday 25 June, 2016

Fans left disappointed after Interlude turned away ticketholders last night
# Anger
# Anger

Fans left disappointed after Interlude turned away ticketholders last night

Jun 25th 2016, 3:14 PM 27,459 Views 12 Comments

People who were turned away said they were told a fire officer reduced capacity of the venue due to safety concerns.

# festival - Wednesday 8 June, 2016

WIN: How festival ready are you? We have SOLD OUT Body&Soul tickets up for grabs
# Sponsored By Vodafone Centre Stage
# Sponsored By Vodafone Centre Stage

WIN: How festival ready are you? We have SOLD OUT Body&Soul tickets up for grabs

Jun 8th 2016, 5:06 PM 9,841 Views 105 Comments

There are TWO tickets with your name on them.

# festival - Sunday 29 May, 2016

"The next time I die I probably won't come back, so I'm going now" - Dying and following your dreams
# Humans Of Dublin
# Humans Of Dublin

"The next time I die I probably won't come back, so I'm going now" - Dying and following your dreams

May 29th 2016, 8:30 AM 29,289 Views 18 Comments

Michael Finn suffered a massive heart attack two years ago – since then, his life has changed.

# festival - Wednesday 2 March, 2016

LCD Soundsystem, Lana Del Rey and Chemical Brothers were just announced for Electric Picnic 2016
# Ep2016
From The Daily Edge
# Ep2016

LCD Soundsystem, Lana Del Rey and Chemical Brothers were just announced for Electric Picnic 2016

Mar 2nd 2016, 3:00 PM 20,910 Views 33 Comments

Where are your friends toniiiiight?

# festival - Saturday 20 February, 2016

No plans this weekend? There's a great film festival on - here are our picks
# Dublin Film Festival
# Dublin Film Festival

No plans this weekend? There's a great film festival on - here are our picks

Feb 20th 2016, 7:30 AM 13,878 Views 1 Comment

The Audi Dublin International Film Festival runs until 28 February.

# festival - Friday 25 December, 2015

'My life is over, I forgot to pack toilet roll': Essential festival phrases ... in Irish
# As Gaeilge
# As Gaeilge

'My life is over, I forgot to pack toilet roll': Essential festival phrases ... in Irish

Dec 25th 2015, 2:00 PM 12,828 Views 11 Comments

“An shifteálfá mo chara? … Cad fúmsa mar sin?”

# festival - Wednesday 16 December, 2015

"It seemed unfair that I had to say 'no, you have to wait a while before you can go'"
# Film Festival
# Film Festival

"It seemed unfair that I had to say 'no, you have to wait a while before you can go'"

Dec 16th 2015, 6:53 PM 14,566 Views 2 Comments

Audi Dublin International Film Festival is going to feature some programming aimed at young audiences this year – for the first time.

# festival - Thursday 5 November, 2015

Critically-acclaimed Syrian musician refused visa to headline Irish music festival
# Omar Souleyman
# Omar Souleyman

Critically-acclaimed Syrian musician refused visa to headline Irish music festival

Nov 5th 2015, 3:10 PM 19,775 Views 36 Comments

Omar Souleyman has been lauded by critics but won’t be making an appearance here.

# festival - Tuesday 3 November, 2015

Google Translate error sees visitors invited to Spanish 'clitoris festival'
# Whoops
# Whoops

Google Translate error sees visitors invited to Spanish 'clitoris festival'

Nov 3rd 2015, 9:02 PM 19,880 Views 54 Comments

The announcement was posted on the town’s website for a number of months.

# festival - Sunday 18 October, 2015

Vegetarian festival features bizarre combo of sword piercing and abstinence
# What's That Now?
# What's That Now?

Vegetarian festival features bizarre combo of sword piercing and abstinence

Oct 18th 2015, 4:19 PM 11,109 Views 9 Comments

The event is taking place on the Thai island of Phuket this week.

# festival - Thursday 15 October, 2015

"There are a lot of dead poets on tea towels in tourist shops - this is about live poetry"
# Lingo Festival
# Lingo Festival

"There are a lot of dead poets on tea towels in tourist shops - this is about live poetry"

Oct 15th 2015, 9:00 PM 6,558 Views 3 Comments

Ireland’s a hotbed of activity in the spoken word and poetry worlds, as this new event proves.

# festival - Wednesday 16 September, 2015

Here's everything we know about the new autumn 'Taste of Dublin' festival
# Food Fest
From The Daily Edge
# Food Fest

Here's everything we know about the new autumn 'Taste of Dublin' festival

Sep 16th 2015, 12:29 PM 4,242 Views 1 Comment

There are some interesting combinations.

# festival - Monday 7 September, 2015

23 photos that perfectly sum up Electric Picnic 2015
# Rave In The Woods
# Rave In The Woods

23 photos that perfectly sum up Electric Picnic 2015

Sep 7th 2015, 5:29 PM 54,861 Views 23 Comments

What a weekend that was.

Here's what the Electric Picnic main stage looked like after everyone went home
# Ep2015
From The Daily Edge
# Ep2015

Here's what the Electric Picnic main stage looked like after everyone went home

Sep 7th 2015, 10:43 AM 5,743 Views 0 Comments

Kinda eerie.

# festival - Sunday 6 September, 2015

'Should we just sit at home twiddling our thumbs just because we have children?'
# Electric Picnic
# Electric Picnic

'Should we just sit at home twiddling our thumbs just because we have children?'

Sep 6th 2015, 10:30 AM 31,623 Views 120 Comments

Should people have to hang up their wellie boots just because they have kids?

# festival - Saturday 5 September, 2015

Here are our top 6 things to do at Electric Picnic today: Saturday
# Electric Picnic
# Electric Picnic

Here are our top 6 things to do at Electric Picnic today: Saturday

Sep 5th 2015, 7:45 AM 16,351 Views 12 Comments

Rise and shine!

# festival - Friday 4 September, 2015

12 things people say about Electric Picnic and what they actually mean
# Rave In The Woods
From The Daily Edge
# Rave In The Woods

12 things people say about Electric Picnic and what they actually mean

Sep 4th 2015, 12:27 PM 11,492 Views 3 Comments

“I might not even BRING my phone”.

# festival - Thursday 3 September, 2015

How Much Of An Electric Picnic Wimp Are You?
# Hardcore
From The Daily Edge
# Hardcore

How Much Of An Electric Picnic Wimp Are You?

Sep 3rd 2015, 6:20 PM 6,444 Views 4 Comments

Hardcore or not? Find out.

Heading to Electric Picnic? Here's where you can unwind with a pint in Stradbally
# A Quiet One
From The Daily Edge
# A Quiet One

Heading to Electric Picnic? Here's where you can unwind with a pint in Stradbally

Sep 3rd 2015, 10:43 AM 3,386 Views 0 Comments

Get away from it all for an hour or two.

# festival - Wednesday 2 September, 2015

16 things we learned at the Electric Picnic sneak preview
# Not Long Now
# Not Long Now

16 things we learned at the Electric Picnic sneak preview

Sep 2nd 2015, 7:32 AM 19,685 Views 11 Comments

Just a few days to go…

# festival - Sunday 26 July, 2015

Goodbye to the Dublin that 'was about bars with neon lights and s**t music'
# Homebeat
# Homebeat

Goodbye to the Dublin that 'was about bars with neon lights and s**t music'

Jul 26th 2015, 7:30 PM 23,282 Views 18 Comments

A festival called Another Love Story takes place in a stately manor in Co Meath – and its founder talked to us about what makes it different.

# festival - Saturday 25 July, 2015

A festival in the heart of Dracula-country is giving away tickets in exchange for blood
# Bloody Electric Picnic
# Bloody Electric Picnic

A festival in the heart of Dracula-country is giving away tickets in exchange for blood

Jul 25th 2015, 10:00 AM 9,999 Views 7 Comments

You’ll need to be festival-fit in more ways than one.

# festival - Wednesday 22 July, 2015

Dublin is getting a brand new winter music festival -- here's what you need to know
# Metropolis
From The Daily Edge
# Metropolis

Dublin is getting a brand new winter music festival -- here's what you need to know

Jul 22nd 2015, 11:58 AM 8,219 Views 1 Comment

Introducing Metropolis.

# festival - Tuesday 21 July, 2015

Sinéad O'Connor has cancelled all of her summer concerts citing "exhaustion"
# Galway Gig
# Galway Gig

Sinéad O'Connor has cancelled all of her summer concerts citing "exhaustion"

Jul 21st 2015, 11:01 PM 40,065 Views 123 Comments

This Thursday’s gig at the Galway Big Top is still going ahead despite Sinéad’s pull-out, with John Grant moving up to the headline slot.

# festival - Wednesday 15 July, 2015

A giant balloon is dangling 10 enormous boobs over Galway
# Breast Is Best
# Breast Is Best

A giant balloon is dangling 10 enormous boobs over Galway

Jul 15th 2015, 9:14 PM 31,094 Views 26 Comments

Magical mammaries.

# festival - Tuesday 14 July, 2015

People are very excited that one of America's top comedians is coming to Ireland
# Amy Schumer
# Amy Schumer

People are very excited that one of America's top comedians is coming to Ireland

Jul 14th 2015, 8:00 PM 16,329 Views 30 Comments

And she’s bringing Judd Apatow and Bill Hader with her.

# festival - Saturday 11 July, 2015

Man found dead in campsite at T in the Park festival
# Scotland
# Scotland

Man found dead in campsite at T in the Park festival

Jul 11th 2015, 8:22 PM 29,290 Views 8 Comments

The death of the 36-year-old is currently being treated as unexplained.