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#Festivals

# festivals - Wednesday 25 February, 2015

Here's how Ireland's summer festivals look without the men
# Girl Power
From The Daily Edge
# Girl Power

Here's how Ireland's summer festivals look without the men

Feb 25th 2015, 1:06 PM 17,313 Views 31 Comments

It’s quite the eye opener.

# festivals - Wednesday 5 November, 2014

These temporary tattoos of music festival timetables should totally be a thing
# Tatt's Cool
From The Daily Edge
# Tatt's Cool

These temporary tattoos of music festival timetables should totally be a thing

Nov 5th 2014, 11:00 AM 2,468 Views 0 Comments

Shut up and take our money.

# festivals - Sunday 26 October, 2014

Column: Embrace your inner zombie – eat some pumpkin brains
# Braaaains
# Braaaains

Column: Embrace your inner zombie – eat some pumpkin brains

Oct 26th 2014, 7:30 PM 96 Views 9 Comments

Once you’ve scooped out Jack’s brains and carved a face on him don’t throw out what’s left over – it’s immensely edible and nutritious.

# festivals - Wednesday 15 October, 2014

Glastonbury are banning the sale of Native American headdress at the festival from 2015
# Glasto 2015
From The Daily Edge
# Glasto 2015

Glastonbury are banning the sale of Native American headdress at the festival from 2015

Oct 15th 2014, 5:58 PM 21,747 Views 59 Comments

Will floral crowns be next?

# festivals - Saturday 16 August, 2014

Opinion: Should you bring your kids to music festivals?
# Family Fest
# Family Fest

Opinion: Should you bring your kids to music festivals?

Aug 16th 2014, 12:00 PM 788 Views 56 Comments

I’m sure many looked at us and thought we were demented, possibly cruel, or just that we couldn’t get a babysitter. But that’s not the case.

# festivals - Monday 4 August, 2014

Opinion: Take a walk on the dark side in Ireland's spookiest city
# Something Wicked
# Something Wicked

Opinion: Take a walk on the dark side in Ireland's spookiest city

Aug 4th 2014, 12:00 PM 247 Views 15 Comments

Ever wanted to create your own monster?

# festivals - Saturday 2 August, 2014

7 simple hacks to improve your music festival experience
# Hack Of You
From The Daily Edge
# Hack Of You

7 simple hacks to improve your music festival experience

Aug 2nd 2014, 1:00 PM 24,437 Views 13 Comments

Don’t spare the hand sanitiser.

# festivals - Saturday 19 July, 2014

The 16 most annoying things people going to musical festivals do
# Festivals
From The Daily Edge
# Festivals

The 16 most annoying things people going to musical festivals do

Jul 19th 2014, 1:00 PM 27,540 Views 28 Comments

It was “magical”, was it?

# festivals - Sunday 29 June, 2014

Metallica rocked Glastonbury with Whiskey in the Jar and everyone lost it
# Glasto
From The Daily Edge
# Glasto

Metallica rocked Glastonbury with Whiskey in the Jar and everyone lost it

Jun 29th 2014, 9:52 AM 6,179 Views 5 Comments

Whack for my daddy-o, There’s whiskey in the jar-o.

# festivals - Saturday 28 June, 2014

Why aren't all musicians getting paid for playing at Irish festivals this summer?
# Money Money Money
# Money Money Money

Why aren't all musicians getting paid for playing at Irish festivals this summer?

Jun 28th 2014, 8:30 PM 43,135 Views 115 Comments

Musicians are joining together to begin a discussion on payment and ‘two-tier’ treatment at festivals. Here’s what they told us.

Heading to Arcade Fire tomorrow? Their Glastonbury set had Ireland divided
# Glasto
From The Daily Edge
# Glasto

Heading to Arcade Fire tomorrow? Their Glastonbury set had Ireland divided

Jun 28th 2014, 11:45 AM 4,315 Views 4 Comments

So, were they any good or not?

# festivals - Thursday 26 June, 2014

BBC subtitle blunder tells viewers to 'prepare for rape' at Glastonbury
# Fail
From The Daily Edge
# Fail

BBC subtitle blunder tells viewers to 'prepare for rape' at Glastonbury

Jun 26th 2014, 2:19 PM 3,058 Views 2 Comments

Oh. Oh no.

# festivals - Saturday 7 June, 2014

11 solid alternatives to watching the World Cup for the next month
# H8trz Gonna Hate
From The42
# H8trz Gonna Hate

11 solid alternatives to watching the World Cup for the next month

Jun 7th 2014, 4:00 PM 5,073 Views 9 Comments

Not into football and definitely not into FIFA? No problem.

# festivals - Friday 6 June, 2014

The perfect description of every Irish hipster at a festival, ever
# Latvian Nu-wave
From The Daily Edge
# Latvian Nu-wave

The perfect description of every Irish hipster at a festival, ever

Jun 6th 2014, 7:54 AM 5,105 Views 0 Comments

Bands are only cool when nobody knows who they are.

# festivals - Sunday 1 June, 2014

6 things you may not have known about booking a band for a festival
# Festival Season
From The Daily Edge
# Festival Season

6 things you may not have known about booking a band for a festival

Jun 1st 2014, 12:35 PM 4,623 Views 1 Comment

“It’s not like going into a supermarket and picking something off a shelf”.

# festivals - Saturday 31 May, 2014

Like filming gigs on your phone? Here's the music industry's creative response
# Put Your Hands Up
# Put Your Hands Up

Like filming gigs on your phone? Here's the music industry's creative response

May 31st 2014, 8:31 PM 42,022 Views 18 Comments

The rate of people recording songs or entire gigs with their smartphone has increased over the last few years, but should this trend be embraced, or is there need for an alternative?

# festivals - Wednesday 28 May, 2014

Dubliners share what they think makes Dublin a spectacular city
# Fair City
From The Daily Edge
# Fair City

Dubliners share what they think makes Dublin a spectacular city

May 28th 2014, 1:40 PM 3,573 Views 6 Comments

It’s a bit nice, like.

# festivals - Friday 23 May, 2014

Garda band proposal to take part in Pride parade 'a sign we're on track to an equal society'
# LGBT
# LGBT

Garda band proposal to take part in Pride parade 'a sign we're on track to an equal society'

May 23rd 2014, 11:03 AM 9,466 Views 160 Comments

The LGBT festival takes place next month in Dublin, with the garda commissioner raising the possibility of the band taking part.

# festivals - Tuesday 22 April, 2014

Over 175 regional festivals to benefit from €500k Fáilte Ireland funding
# Festival Fun
# Festival Fun

Over 175 regional festivals to benefit from €500k Fáilte Ireland funding

Apr 22nd 2014, 3:30 PM 6,286 Views 10 Comments

The funding will support music, sport, food and cultural festivals around the country.

# festivals - Friday 4 April, 2014

Not bothered about the Glastonbury line-up? You're not alone
# Glast-no
From The Daily Edge
# Glast-no

Not bothered about the Glastonbury line-up? You're not alone

Apr 4th 2014, 7:30 PM 4,173 Views 1 Comment

Not everyone is in the festival spirit.

# festivals - Wednesday 13 November, 2013

Electric Picnic dates and ticket reward scheme announced for 2014
# Lecky Picky
From The Daily Edge
# Lecky Picky

Electric Picnic dates and ticket reward scheme announced for 2014

Nov 13th 2013, 2:54 PM 3,071 Views 0 Comments

GET EXCITED.

# festivals - Thursday 5 September, 2013

‘Hipsters’ are the target of new Irish tourism campaign
# Shenanigans
From The Daily Edge
# Shenanigans

‘Hipsters’ are the target of new Irish tourism campaign

Sep 5th 2013, 1:52 PM 17,693 Views 29 Comments

We’re all suitably mortified.

# festivals - Wednesday 4 September, 2013

Re-experience Electric Picnic through this perfect first-person video
# Electric Picnic
From The Daily Edge
# Electric Picnic

Re-experience Electric Picnic through this perfect first-person video

Sep 4th 2013, 10:21 AM 1,870 Views 0 Comments

If you’ve never been, this will make you want to go. Badly.

# festivals - Tuesday 3 September, 2013

Things Irish People Say At Music Festivals
# Festival Flu
From The Daily Edge
# Festival Flu

Things Irish People Say At Music Festivals

Sep 3rd 2013, 10:45 AM 4,630 Views 2 Comments

The smell in this tent.

# festivals - Monday 2 September, 2013

11 people who are struggling after Electric Picnic
# Ep 2013
From The Daily Edge
# Ep 2013

11 people who are struggling after Electric Picnic

Sep 2nd 2013, 3:35 PM 6,385 Views 0 Comments

Many a sore head to be found today.

# festivals - Saturday 31 August, 2013

9 reasons why being at home is better than being at Electric Picnic
# Home Sweet Home
From The Daily Edge
# Home Sweet Home

9 reasons why being at home is better than being at Electric Picnic

Aug 31st 2013, 9:30 AM 11,543 Views 19 Comments

Didn’t make it to Electric Picnic this year? WHO CARES? Not us.

# festivals - Thursday 29 August, 2013

The 11 most annoying things people going to Electric Picnic say
# Lecky Picky
From The Daily Edge
# Lecky Picky

The 11 most annoying things people going to Electric Picnic say

Aug 29th 2013, 9:30 PM 50,466 Views 60 Comments

Yes, we KNOW the food is good.

# festivals - Tuesday 27 August, 2013

Here's how you can still get Electric Picnic tickets
# Desperado
From The Daily Edge
# Desperado

Here's how you can still get Electric Picnic tickets

Aug 27th 2013, 2:35 PM 3,680 Views 1 Comment

There are still a few ways, and we’ve got the low-down.

# festivals - Friday 23 August, 2013

Still hoping to go to Electric Picnic? Hop on your saddle
# Sold Out
# Sold Out

Still hoping to go to Electric Picnic? Hop on your saddle

Aug 23rd 2013, 7:14 PM 11,053 Views 7 Comments

The Stradbally festival has sold out for the first time since 2008. But if you’re fit enough you can still get in by cycling from Dublin to Laois.

# festivals - Tuesday 6 August, 2013

8 people who really wish they were still at a music festival
# Takemeback
From The Daily Edge
# Takemeback

8 people who really wish they were still at a music festival

Aug 6th 2013, 11:35 AM 7,035 Views 1 Comment

Many unhappy campers this Tuesday.

# festivals - Monday 5 August, 2013

Latest New York hotel craze? The 'outdoor bedroom'
# Sleeping Under Stars
# Sleeping Under Stars

Latest New York hotel craze? The 'outdoor bedroom'

Aug 5th 2013, 7:00 PM 21,145 Views 18 Comments

It’s a combination of ‘glamping’ and reclaiming rooftops in the vertical city – but this being Manhattan, it will cost you.

# festivals - Thursday 1 August, 2013

What to expect at Oxegen this weekend
# Oxegen 2013
From The Daily Edge
# Oxegen 2013

What to expect at Oxegen this weekend

Aug 1st 2013, 8:00 PM 4,651 Views 9 Comments

Just a sample of what’s ahead.

# festivals - Wednesday 31 July, 2013

The Guide to Enjoying an Irish Festival
# Sponsored By Adverts.ie
From The Daily Edge
# Sponsored By Adverts.ie

The Guide to Enjoying an Irish Festival

Jul 31st 2013, 4:28 PM 19,337 Views 19 Comments

Have you headed to any festivals this summer? Or are you planning on it? Read this first.

# festivals - Thursday 4 July, 2013

Benicàssim set to go ahead after promoter sells out to MCD boss
# Festivals
# Festivals

Benicàssim set to go ahead after promoter sells out to MCD boss

Jul 4th 2013, 10:54 AM 9,807 Views 4 Comments

Denis Desmond has taken up a major stake in the event, following rumours it was due to be cancelled.

# festivals - Wednesday 3 July, 2013

Girl falls face first into festival portable toilet
# Sh*tfaced
From The Daily Edge
# Sh*tfaced

Girl falls face first into festival portable toilet

Jul 3rd 2013, 9:51 AM 8,083 Views 2 Comments

This is everyone’s worst nightmare, right? RIGHT?

# festivals - Friday 28 June, 2013

9 reasons why you're better off never going to a music festival
# Festival Fear
From The Daily Edge
# Festival Fear

9 reasons why you're better off never going to a music festival

Jun 28th 2013, 4:05 PM 13,192 Views 7 Comments

Honestly, you’re better off.

Our favourite people at Glastonbury so far
# Gas At Glasto
From The Daily Edge
# Gas At Glasto

Our favourite people at Glastonbury so far

Jun 28th 2013, 11:04 AM 2,954 Views 2 Comments

It’s not even the weekend and they’re all having a great time altogether

# festivals - Thursday 6 June, 2013

Here's how you can go to Electric Picnic for free
# Volunteer
From The Daily Edge
# Volunteer

Here's how you can go to Electric Picnic for free

Jun 6th 2013, 3:18 PM 3,664 Views 1 Comment

…and it doesn’t involve cycling.

# festivals - Thursday 25 April, 2013

9 international festivals for people in a strop with Oxegen and Electric Picnic
# Festival Season
From The Daily Edge
# Festival Season

9 international festivals for people in a strop with Oxegen and Electric Picnic

Apr 25th 2013, 6:00 PM 15,167 Views 41 Comments

Unhappy with the line-ups? Try these alternatives.

# festivals - Friday 12 April, 2013

19 reasons why Electric Picnic must happen this year
# EP FOREVER
From The Daily Edge
# EP FOREVER

19 reasons why Electric Picnic must happen this year

Apr 12th 2013, 1:00 PM 26,009 Views 51 Comments

It really is the greatest thing ever and this is why.