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#Festival

# festival - Thursday 9 July, 2015

This Irish festival is quickly shedding its 'best-kept secret' status
# On The Up
# On The Up

This Irish festival is quickly shedding its 'best-kept secret' status

Jul 9th 2015, 10:25 AM 20,435 Views 3 Comments

It’s been going for 15 years.

# festival - Tuesday 7 July, 2015

Three people gored in Spain's 'Running of the Bulls' festival
# Pamplona
# Pamplona

Three people gored in Spain's 'Running of the Bulls' festival

Jul 7th 2015, 8:15 PM 22,835 Views 65 Comments

This has happened on the first day of the San Fermin festival.

# festival - Saturday 4 July, 2015

These stunning photos show children's unusual views of the world
# Striking Images
# Striking Images

These stunning photos show children's unusual views of the world

Jul 4th 2015, 7:00 PM 20,574 Views 4 Comments

They’re on show as part of the Photo Ireland Festival this month.

# festival - Friday 3 July, 2015

Looking for a weekend plan? Here's what's happening around the country
# Weekend Guide
# Weekend Guide

Looking for a weekend plan? Here's what's happening around the country

Jul 3rd 2015, 5:25 PM 35,282 Views 32 Comments

These are just some of the big events on this weekend.

# festival - Friday 26 June, 2015

No plans for the weekend yet? Here are some of the best things to do around Ireland
# County-by-county Guide
# County-by-county Guide

No plans for the weekend yet? Here are some of the best things to do around Ireland

Jun 26th 2015, 8:00 PM 18,652 Views 11 Comments

These are just some of the big events happening around the country.

This sketch perfectly sums up insufferable Irish hipsters at a festival
# Hipster Please
From The Daily Edge
# Hipster Please

This sketch perfectly sums up insufferable Irish hipsters at a festival

Jun 26th 2015, 6:49 PM 6,936 Views 2 Comments

Did you ever hear of them? No? Exactly.

# festival - Wednesday 24 June, 2015

Killarney Festival just disappointed a lot of people by cancelling with three days to go
# Cancelled
From The Daily Edge
# Cancelled

Killarney Festival just disappointed a lot of people by cancelling with three days to go

Jun 24th 2015, 7:24 PM 7,417 Views 0 Comments

The festival was due to take place this weekend.

# festival - Sunday 21 June, 2015

The 'Woodstock of the mind' is visiting Ireland next week
# Hay Festival
# Hay Festival

The 'Woodstock of the mind' is visiting Ireland next week

Jun 21st 2015, 10:30 AM 13,422 Views 14 Comments

And Marian Keyes will be there.

# festival - Saturday 20 June, 2015

What's it like letting people run a massive festival in your back garden?

What's it like letting people run a massive festival in your back garden?

Jun 20th 2015, 1:30 PM 30,824 Views 28 Comments

Ballinlough Castle is the site of Body & Soul this year.

# festival - Thursday 18 June, 2015

Stuck for a weekend plan? Here are some of the best things to do around Ireland
# Weekend Guide
# Weekend Guide

Stuck for a weekend plan? Here are some of the best things to do around Ireland

Jun 18th 2015, 9:00 PM 26,367 Views 17 Comments

A quick round-up of events happening around the country.

# festival - Sunday 14 June, 2015

Two Irish guys have invented a Shazam-style app for live music
# Who's That Band
# Who's That Band

Two Irish guys have invented a Shazam-style app for live music

Jun 14th 2015, 9:30 AM 9,126 Views 12 Comments

Ever seen a band at a festival and forgotten their name? This will help.

# festival - Saturday 6 June, 2015

'Worrying' increase in people climbing electricity poles with festival bunting
# Summer Surge
# Summer Surge

'Worrying' increase in people climbing electricity poles with festival bunting

Jun 6th 2015, 7:15 AM 6,721 Views 11 Comments

Never a good idea.

# festival - Thursday 14 May, 2015

Play by this controversial author pulled from festival over security fears
# Festival
# Festival

Play by this controversial author pulled from festival over security fears

May 14th 2015, 4:09 PM 15,971 Views 19 Comments

There has been much debate over the fact the play was pulled.

# festival - Wednesday 15 April, 2015

The Glastonbury lineup is out and it's a goody
# Glasto
# Glasto

The Glastonbury lineup is out and it's a goody

Apr 15th 2015, 8:38 AM 22,729 Views 48 Comments

Kanye West, Foo Fighters and Hozier are just some of the top acts playing the festival.

# festival - Monday 13 April, 2015

Bored of mainstream cinema? Then Japanese films are the answer
# Festival
# Festival

Bored of mainstream cinema? Then Japanese films are the answer

Apr 13th 2015, 9:30 PM 12,851 Views 11 Comments

A new festival has all the good stuff you need to see.

# festival - Sunday 15 March, 2015

What should you go see at the Jameson Dublin International Film Festival?
# Big Screen
# Big Screen

What should you go see at the Jameson Dublin International Film Festival?

Mar 15th 2015, 5:00 PM 11,920 Views 6 Comments

Choose your favourite.

# festival - Sunday 1 March, 2015

These award-winning pics were taken by Irish amateur photographers
# Through The Lens
# Through The Lens

These award-winning pics were taken by Irish amateur photographers

Mar 1st 2015, 11:45 AM 24,820 Views 30 Comments

Which one is your favourite?

# festival - Wednesday 4 February, 2015

Festival cancels unsigned artists stage over “negative publicity”
# Criticism
From The Daily Edge
# Criticism

Festival cancels unsigned artists stage over “negative publicity”

Feb 4th 2015, 4:36 PM 4,476 Views 1 Comment

The Actbacker stage was aimed at new bands.

Festival cancels unsigned artists stage over "negative publicity"
# Criticism
# Criticism

Festival cancels unsigned artists stage over "negative publicity"

Feb 4th 2015, 2:26 PM 27,558 Views 47 Comments

The Actbacker stage was aimed at new bands.

# festival - Monday 19 January, 2015

VIDEO: Here's what it would look like if they filmed the Sopranos in Dublin...
# Woke Up This Mornin
# Woke Up This Mornin

VIDEO: Here's what it would look like if they filmed the Sopranos in Dublin...

Jan 19th 2015, 9:14 PM 17,126 Views 21 Comments

Starring a familiar face.

# festival - Wednesday 5 November, 2014

It's been Ireland's City of Culture, now Limerick is bidding to be Europe's
# Tourism
# Tourism

It's been Ireland's City of Culture, now Limerick is bidding to be Europe's

Nov 5th 2014, 5:24 PM 9,159 Views 27 Comments

They are not the only Irish city interested though…

# festival - Thursday 16 October, 2014

Meet the people making poetry cool again in Ireland
# Wordsmiths
# Wordsmiths

Meet the people making poetry cool again in Ireland

Oct 16th 2014, 7:45 AM 11,049 Views 32 Comments

Lingo Festival takes place in Dublin this weekend.

# festival - Sunday 21 September, 2014

Executioners, Vikings and women at war... Dublin's history unlocked
# Look At The Past
# Look At The Past

Executioners, Vikings and women at war... Dublin's history unlocked

Sep 21st 2014, 10:15 AM 8,376 Views 14 Comments

The festival will take place later this month – and we have tickets to give away.

# festival - Saturday 30 August, 2014

Two people hospitalised after Electric Picnic tent fire
# EP2014
From The Daily Edge
# EP2014

Two people hospitalised after Electric Picnic tent fire

Aug 30th 2014, 12:31 PM 29,464 Views 35 Comments

The blaze happened at the Pink Moon campsite in the early hours.

# festival - Friday 29 August, 2014

Going to EP? Here's a few things that people are telling you to do
# Electric Picnic
# Electric Picnic

Going to EP? Here's a few things that people are telling you to do

Aug 29th 2014, 7:15 AM 16,826 Views 13 Comments

Bring your common sense.

# festival - Wednesday 27 August, 2014

The perfect remedy for anyone sick of Electric Picnic already
# The Vibes
From The Daily Edge
# The Vibes

The perfect remedy for anyone sick of Electric Picnic already

Aug 27th 2014, 8:59 AM 2,465 Views 0 Comments

Total p*sstake.

# festival - Tuesday 19 August, 2014

Opinion: The Roses have thick enough skins to take the constant Father Ted 'lovely girls' joke
# Rose Of Tralee
# Rose Of Tralee

Opinion: The Roses have thick enough skins to take the constant Father Ted 'lovely girls' joke

Aug 19th 2014, 8:00 PM 193 Views 41 Comments

Last year’s Monaghan Rose says the festival has had a hugely positive effect on her life and she’ll take a bit of slagging because she’s proud to be part of it all.

# festival - Wednesday 13 August, 2014

Lord of the Rings' Middle-earth was inspired by... the Burren
# One Ring To Rule Them All
# One Ring To Rule Them All

Lord of the Rings' Middle-earth was inspired by... the Burren

Aug 13th 2014, 3:30 PM 23,081 Views 41 Comments

A Derry-based academic says the time Tolkien spent in Ireland inspired his concept.

# festival - Sunday 10 August, 2014

Fiddles at the ready: The world's biggest trad music session kicks-off in Sligo today
# Fleadh Cheoil
# Fleadh Cheoil

Fiddles at the ready: The world's biggest trad music session kicks-off in Sligo today

Aug 10th 2014, 7:30 AM 7,299 Views 20 Comments

President Higgins will be on hand to open Fleadh Cheoil na hÉireann.

# festival - Saturday 2 August, 2014

These people got washed out of it at Castlepalooza last night
# Castlebaloobas
From The Daily Edge
# Castlebaloobas

These people got washed out of it at Castlepalooza last night

Aug 2nd 2014, 11:25 AM 5,817 Views 3 Comments

It can’t rain all the time.

Compliation video makes the Longitude festival look absolutely amazing
# Marlay Park
From The Daily Edge
# Marlay Park

Compliation video makes the Longitude festival look absolutely amazing

Aug 2nd 2014, 9:06 AM 2,515 Views 1 Comment

Take us back.

# festival - Monday 28 July, 2014

All the results and the best pics from Day 1 of the Galway Races
# Ballybrit
From The42
# Ballybrit

All the results and the best pics from Day 1 of the Galway Races

Jul 28th 2014, 9:29 PM 13,982 Views 8 Comments

A number of Irish rugby stars were in attendance as the festival got under way.

# festival - Sunday 20 July, 2014

Tired of how women are represented in films? You're not alone
# Girls On Film
# Girls On Film

Tired of how women are represented in films? You're not alone

Jul 20th 2014, 5:30 PM 15,347 Views 71 Comments

A Feminist Film Festival will be held in Dublin next month – the profits will benefit victims of sex trafficking.

# festival - Saturday 19 July, 2014

Hozier got the Longitude crowd to sing Happy Birthday to his 12-year-old neighbour
# From Eden
From The Daily Edge
# From Eden

Hozier got the Longitude crowd to sing Happy Birthday to his 12-year-old neighbour

Jul 19th 2014, 4:38 PM 3,502 Views 0 Comments

Sweet.

# festival - Friday 18 July, 2014

9 struggles everyone faces at an outdoor gig in Ireland
# Watery Beer
From The Daily Edge
# Watery Beer

9 struggles everyone faces at an outdoor gig in Ireland

Jul 18th 2014, 9:30 PM 25,243 Views 18 Comments

We’re not built for it lads.

# festival - Saturday 5 July, 2014

6 best quotes from Kanye's "f**k my face" rant in London
# Dishumanise
From The Daily Edge
# Dishumanise

6 best quotes from Kanye's "f**k my face" rant in London

Jul 5th 2014, 1:08 PM 5,496 Views 6 Comments

“I just wanna be awesome, and I wanna hang around my awesome friends…”

# festival - Saturday 28 June, 2014

Over 40,000 expected to attend Dublin Pride Festival today
# Dublin Pride
# Dublin Pride

Over 40,000 expected to attend Dublin Pride Festival today

Jun 28th 2014, 7:47 AM 7,878 Views 36 Comments

The parade will start at the Garden Of Remembrance and finish at Merrion Square.

# festival - Monday 23 June, 2014

Headliners, hot tubs, births & rebirths: 12 hours in the life of a music festival

Headliners, hot tubs, births & rebirths: 12 hours in the life of a music festival

Jun 23rd 2014, 8:30 PM 15,620 Views 13 Comments

Ever wondered how much effort’s going on behind the scenes to make sure the hot tubs are the right temperature… and that Gary Numan arrives in one piece?

# festival - Wednesday 18 June, 2014

7 ways 2FM has survived being "destroyed"
# Radio Wars
From The Daily Edge
# Radio Wars

7 ways 2FM has survived being "destroyed"

Jun 18th 2014, 6:00 PM 30,833 Views 90 Comments

The station held a big launch today, but launching what?

# festival - Saturday 24 May, 2014

Ponydance: Sexy, fun, irreverent... here's why you need to see these dancers
# Dublin Dance Festival
# Dublin Dance Festival

Ponydance: Sexy, fun, irreverent... here's why you need to see these dancers

May 24th 2014, 10:30 AM 15,714 Views 18 Comments

Here are two shows at the Dublin Dance Festival that show dance is for everyone.