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# festival - Tuesday 11 September, 2012

Nutshell review: Sparkplug Absolut Fringe This post contains videos

Nutshell review: Sparkplug

Every day, TheJournal.ie brings you reader-generated reviews of the hottest tickets at the ABSOLUT Fringe Festival 2012.

# festival - Monday 3 September, 2012

Electric Picnic 2012: good weather, no traffic and 'little to report' from Gardaí

Electric Picnic’s Year Nine report card.

# festival - Friday 31 August, 2012

From The Daily Edge In pics: the first night of the Electric Picnic EP2012 This post contains images

In pics: the first night of the Electric Picnic

The tents are up and the festival is underway…

# festival - Wednesday 29 August, 2012

In pics: The messiest festival of the year Food Fight This post contains images

In pics: The messiest festival of the year

The annual Tomatina tomato fight fiesta in Bunol, Spain took place today. Pass the mop.

# festival - Tuesday 28 August, 2012

In pics: A first look at Electric Picnic 2012 EP2012 This post contains images

In pics: A first look at Electric Picnic 2012

Take a sneak peek at the festival site…

# festival - Monday 27 August, 2012

The Evening Fix: Monday Need To Know This post contains videos

The Evening Fix: Monday

Things we learned, loved and shared today.

In photos: Tall Ship 'Cuauhtemoc' leaves Dublin Harbour Tall Ships This post contains images

In photos: Tall Ship 'Cuauhtemoc' leaves Dublin Harbour

Press Association photographer Julien Behal had a unique vantage point for recording this ship’s departure from Dublin yesterday.

Tall Ships Festival in Dublin welcomed 1.15 million visitors

Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport hailed the four-day festival as a “huge achievement and success”.

# festival - Sunday 26 August, 2012

The Evening Fix: Sunday Need To Know This post contains videos

The Evening Fix: Sunday

Things we learned, loved and shared today.

In pictures: Defence Forces' 21-gun salute to the Tall Ships Tall Ships This post contains images

In pictures: Defence Forces' 21-gun salute to the Tall Ships

The 40-strong international fleet has left Dublin.

# festival - Saturday 25 August, 2012

The Evening Fix: Saturday Need To Know This post contains videos

The Evening Fix: Saturday

Things we learned, loved and shared today.

In photos: the Tall Ships Festival in Dublin Tall Ships This post contains images

In photos: the Tall Ships Festival in Dublin

Ice-cream, piracy, and dramatic cloud cover…

# festival - Thursday 23 August, 2012

From The Daily Edge Electric Picnic: Grub's up at the Theatre of Food Electric Picnic

Electric Picnic: Grub's up at the Theatre of Food

The Theatre of Food will bring a sense of drama to eating out at the Electric Picnic – we line up what you can expect to nibble at over the weekend.

# festival - Wednesday 22 August, 2012

Over 890,000 tune in to see new Rose of Tralee crowned

Audience figures peaked for the moment when Nicola McEvoy was named this year’s winner.

# festival - Tuesday 21 August, 2012

The 5 at 5: Tuesday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock.

# festival - Monday 20 August, 2012

Poll: Will you watch the Rose of Tralee? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Will you watch the Rose of Tralee?

It’s one of the most-watched programmes in Ireland every single year, but it’s also criticised for being outdated and irrelevant. Will you watch?

# festival - Saturday 18 August, 2012

The Evening Fix: Saturday Need To Know This post contains videos

The Evening Fix: Saturday

Things we learned, loved and shared today…

The power of love... and first dates: actress lets audience decide her future

Would you let a bunch of complete strangers decide the details of your next first date? This performer at ABSOLUT Fringe will…

# festival - Friday 17 August, 2012

Certificates of Irish Heritage given to Roses

Fifteen of this year’s Rose of Tralee contestants have received an official recognition of their Irish ancestry by the Government.

# festival - Friday 10 August, 2012

Weekend of culture: Puck Fair and Fleadh Cheoil kick off

Street performers, a cattle fair, fireworks and traditional music…Kerry and Cavan have it all this weekend.

# festival - Sunday 5 August, 2012

PHOTOS:Bring the wellies - crowds descend on Castlepalooza Festival Season This post contains images

PHOTOS:Bring the wellies - crowds descend on Castlepalooza

Festival-goers have been advised to bring their wellies to any events this weekend because of the likelihood of rain. Boo.

# festival - Monday 23 July, 2012

From The Daily Edge Miaow! Welcome to the world's first internet cat video film festival Internet

Miaow! Welcome to the world's first internet cat video film festival

Who doesn’t love cat videos? In honour of the world’s first cat video festival, we have a few for you to enjoy.

# festival - Tuesday 10 July, 2012

Spain: Four hurt at Pamplona's running of the bulls

A further four people have been injured in this year’s San Fermin festival in Pamplona.

# festival - Monday 9 July, 2012

After floods, Clonakilty unites for Random Acts of Kindness festival

Just weeks after their town was hit by flash flooding, Clonakilty residents are getting ready to unite for the Random Acts of Kindness festival.

# festival - Thursday 5 July, 2012

Taoiseach: "Galway went global this week" with Volvo Ocean Race

Enda Kenny said that the race finale had brought the kind of audience and publicity “that no marketing budget could ever buy”.

# festival - Saturday 30 June, 2012

The 9 at 9: Saturday

Nine things to know this morning.

# festival - Sunday 24 June, 2012

Poll: Are you going to festival in Ireland this summer? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Are you going to festival in Ireland this summer?

Festival season is well and truly underway by now – are you going to one?

From The Daily Edge Brollies, pirates... and a camel: the Body and Soul festival in pics Body And Soul This post contains images

Brollies, pirates... and a camel: the Body and Soul festival in pics

Festival goers braved the changeable weather to make the most of the Ballinlough Castle event.

# festival - Saturday 23 June, 2012

From The Daily Edge Found Footage Festival comes to Ireland Yes To Vhs This post contains videos

Found Footage Festival comes to Ireland

Prepare to cringe at collection of oddest home and corporate video clips. And yes, they are mostly from the 1980s.

# festival - Monday 4 June, 2012

Fun in the sun: Forbidden Fruit draws to a close in the sunshine Forbidden Fruit This post contains images

Fun in the sun: Forbidden Fruit draws to a close in the sunshine

Sunshiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiine!

# festival - Sunday 3 June, 2012

From The Daily Edge Gallery: More rain and music but Forbidden Fruit promises the sun tomorrow Forbidden Fruit This post contains images

Gallery: More rain and music but Forbidden Fruit promises the sun tomorrow

Apparently the sun’s coming out tomorrow…

# festival - Saturday 2 June, 2012

In pictures: Forbidden Fruit festival gets under way in Dublin Forbidden Fruit This post contains images

In pictures: Forbidden Fruit festival gets under way in Dublin

Big horns and lots of rain.

# festival - Friday 1 June, 2012

From The Daily Edge A Spoonful of Sugar Pic of the Day Pic Of The Day

A Spoonful of Sugar Pic of the Day

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# festival - Thursday 31 May, 2012

From The Daily Edge Bank Holiday Weekend Festival Rider of the Day New Order This post contains videos

Bank Holiday Weekend Festival Rider of the Day

Chardonnay, ENGLISH tea bags and subdued lighting. That’s what New Order are demanding when they visit Dublin for Forbidden Fruit this weekend…

# festival - Wednesday 30 May, 2012

The Daily Fix: Wednesday Daily Fix This post contains videos

The Daily Fix: Wednesday

Your essential evening round-up of the day’s biggest news…

# festival - Monday 14 May, 2012

From The42 Showground: RDS to host 2013 Amlin Challenge Cup final Festival

Showground: RDS to host 2013 Amlin Challenge Cup final

The night before the Heineken Cup hits the Aviva, the Amlin Challenge Cup will be handed out in Ballsbridge.

# festival - Sunday 6 May, 2012

Older people with tattoos? INK to make you think... Body Art This post contains images

Older people with tattoos? INK to make you think...

Projects challenges assumptions about body art and older people as part of Bealtaine creativity and ageing festival.

# festival - Tuesday 17 April, 2012

From The Daily Edge Festival shines light on homelessness in Ireland Homeless Festival

Festival shines light on homelessness in Ireland

The classic Irish dark comedy Adam & Paul will be shown at the IFI on Saturday as part of an international festival raising awareness about homelessness.

# festival - Monday 16 April, 2012

From The Daily Edge Video: Snoop Dogg raps with Tupac hologram at Coachella Work Can Wait This post contains videos

Video: Snoop Dogg raps with Tupac hologram at Coachella

Yep. That’s not at all weird…

# festival - Tuesday 13 March, 2012

Global culture programme for St Patrick's Day revealed

It’s not all about shamrock shakes and pints of Guinness.