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#Music festivals

# music-festivals - Tuesday 29 December, 2020

Poll: Should drug testing facilities be available at music festivals?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should drug testing facilities be available at music festivals?

Dec 29th 2020, 10:50 AM 31,014 Views 51 Comments

Drug testing could be up and running for music festivals next summer (if they are able to take place).

# music-festivals - Tuesday 25 September, 2018

Drug-testing roll out at music festivals and nightclubs to be examined by expert group
# Ireland's Drug Use
# Ireland's Drug Use

Drug-testing roll out at music festivals and nightclubs to be examined by expert group

Sep 25th 2018, 6:29 PM 15,295 Views 35 Comments

Drug-testing is available in a number of other European countries.

# music-festivals - Wednesday 23 May, 2018

4 events for... festival lovers looking for something different
# Event Guide
# Event Guide

4 events for... festival lovers looking for something different

May 23rd 2018, 4:14 PM 1,164 Views 0 Comments

Festivals that don’t require flower crowns.

# music-festivals - Thursday 5 October, 2017

Hotel gunman previously booked rooms overlooking two other concerts in Las Vegas and Chicago
# Stephen Paddock
# Stephen Paddock

Hotel gunman previously booked rooms overlooking two other concerts in Las Vegas and Chicago

Oct 5th 2017, 8:01 PM 27,188 Views 140 Comments

Investigators have zeroed in on a weapon-buying binge Paddock went on in the year before the attack.

# music-festivals - Thursday 13 April, 2017

This is what festival lineups in Ireland looked like 10 years ago
# Lecky Picky
From The Daily Edge
# Lecky Picky

This is what festival lineups in Ireland looked like 10 years ago

Apr 13th 2017, 9:00 PM 10,338 Views 2 Comments

God be with the days.

# music-festivals - Saturday 16 July, 2016

Aungier Danger are selling 'disco donuts' at Longitude this weekend
# Donut Stop Dancing
From The Daily Edge
# Donut Stop Dancing

Aungier Danger are selling 'disco donuts' at Longitude this weekend

Jul 16th 2016, 2:00 PM 4,218 Views 0 Comments

Great news.

# music-festivals - Tuesday 8 March, 2016

Here's what Ireland's 2016 summer festivals would look like without the men
# Festi-gals
From The Daily Edge
# Festi-gals

Here's what Ireland's 2016 summer festivals would look like without the men

Mar 8th 2016, 3:15 PM 6,734 Views 6 Comments

Um… a little bare.

# music-festivals - Friday 4 September, 2015

21 hilarious ways Twitter suggests you can experience #EPathome
# Epathome
From The Daily Edge
# Epathome

21 hilarious ways Twitter suggests you can experience #EPathome

Sep 4th 2015, 5:35 PM 6,515 Views 3 Comments

Create the festival atmosphere at home.

Poll: Are outdoor music festivals worth the effort?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Are outdoor music festivals worth the effort?

Sep 4th 2015, 8:24 AM 15,596 Views 53 Comments

Is sleeping in a tent and using a portable toilet actually worth it?

# music-festivals - Thursday 3 September, 2015

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 3,282 Views 0 Comments

Get away from it all for an hour or two.

# music-festivals - Saturday 8 August, 2015

19 great things little that have happened at Irish music festivals
# Music Festivals
From The Daily Edge
# Music Festivals

19 great things little that have happened at Irish music festivals

Aug 8th 2015, 1:00 PM 8,482 Views 0 Comments

What will happen at an Irish festival? WHO KNOWS.

# music-festivals - Friday 31 July, 2015

10 ways women are The Worst at music festivals
# Bindi
From The Daily Edge
# Bindi

10 ways women are The Worst at music festivals

Jul 31st 2015, 2:57 PM 8,227 Views 8 Comments

We are reaching dangerous levels of flower crown saturation.

# music-festivals - Friday 26 June, 2015

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 6,919 Views 2 Comments

Did you ever hear of them? No? Exactly.

# music-festivals - Monday 22 June, 2015

Sea Sessions' campsite notice could only have been spotted at an Irish festival
# Clear Off
From The Daily Edge
# Clear Off

Sea Sessions' campsite notice could only have been spotted at an Irish festival

Jun 22nd 2015, 8:08 AM 6,142 Views 0 Comments

Clear off lads.

# music-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 2,466 Views 0 Comments

Shut up and take our money.

# music-festivals - Saturday 11 October, 2014

Foil, Arms & Hog sketch epitomises that life ruining post-festival fear
# Oh The Flashbacks
From The Daily Edge
# Oh The Flashbacks

Foil, Arms & Hog sketch epitomises that life ruining post-festival fear

Oct 11th 2014, 3:19 PM 2,314 Views 0 Comments

That moment you realise there’s no baby wipes left. *faints*

# music-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 24,431 Views 13 Comments

Don’t spare the hand sanitiser.

# music-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 27,531 Views 28 Comments

It was “magical”, was it?

# music-festivals - Sunday 6 July, 2014

The 9 unmistakeable smells of an Irish summer
# Summer Fresh
From The Daily Edge
# Summer Fresh

The 9 unmistakeable smells of an Irish summer

Jul 6th 2014, 8:15 PM 51,428 Views 63 Comments

Summer has its own kind of stink.

# music-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 11,539 Views 19 Comments

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

# music-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 19,334 Views 19 Comments

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

# music-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 13,111 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 2,952 Views 2 Comments

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

# music-festivals - Monday 10 June, 2013

We don't remember Electric Picnic ever looking like this
# Notions
From The Daily Edge
# Notions

We don't remember Electric Picnic ever looking like this

Jun 10th 2013, 4:05 PM 4,608 Views 4 Comments

This is the festival of our dreams to be fair.

# music-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 15,163 Views 41 Comments

Unhappy with the line-ups? Try these alternatives.

# music-festivals - Friday 19 April, 2013

Electric Picnic confirmed: Festival WILL go ahead this year
# Electric Picnic
From The Daily Edge
# Electric Picnic

Electric Picnic confirmed: Festival WILL go ahead this year

Apr 19th 2013, 7:08 PM 16,682 Views 31 Comments

The tenth Picnic will take place the last weekend of August, organisers have announced.

# music-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 25,983 Views 51 Comments

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

# music-festivals - Thursday 28 March, 2013

7 of the best people you'll meet at a music festival
# Roll On Summer
From The Daily Edge
# Roll On Summer

7 of the best people you'll meet at a music festival

Mar 28th 2013, 12:50 PM 4,596 Views 1 Comment

All these lineup announcements have given us a dose of festival fever!

# music-festivals - Tuesday 5 March, 2013

Here's the 2013 Forbidden Fruit festival line-up
# Forbidden Fruit
From The Daily Edge
# Forbidden Fruit

Here's the 2013 Forbidden Fruit festival line-up

Mar 5th 2013, 12:19 PM 13,448 Views 25 Comments

Kasabian and Primal Scream will headline the two-day event in Dublin in June.

# music-festivals - Friday 2 September, 2011

In photos: Setting up camp at Electric Picnic 2011
# Electric Picnic
From The Daily Edge
# Electric Picnic

In photos: Setting up camp at Electric Picnic 2011

Sep 2nd 2011, 9:23 PM 5,823 Views 13 Comments

Revellers streamed to the Stradbally campsite in droves today for start of the three-day festival.

# music-festivals - Tuesday 30 August, 2011

Electric Picnic organisers rubbish 'final year' rumours
# Electric Picnic
From The Daily Edge
# Electric Picnic

Electric Picnic organisers rubbish 'final year' rumours

Aug 30th 2011, 7:25 PM 2,231 Views 9 Comments

TheJournal.ie took a sneak peak behind the scenes at the Electric Picnic site today to see how preparations for how this weekend’s festival are going.

# music-festivals - Friday 19 August, 2011

Death toll rises to five after stage collapse at festival
# Belgium
# Belgium

Death toll rises to five after stage collapse at festival

Aug 19th 2011, 10:06 AM 537 Views 0 Comments

Witnesses have described how giant screens and trees toppled amid 60,000 people at the event in Belgium.

# music-festivals - Tuesday 14 June, 2011

Second music fan dies at Bonnaroo festival in US
# Bonnaroo
# Bonnaroo

Second music fan dies at Bonnaroo festival in US

Jun 14th 2011, 9:34 PM 257 Views 0 Comments

A 24-year-old man is the second person to have died at the event, after the body of a 32-year-old woman was found inside a tent at the weekend.

# music-festivals - Wednesday 9 March, 2011

Coldplay lead selection of star acts at Oxegen 2011
# Oxegen 2011
From The Daily Edge
# Oxegen 2011

Coldplay lead selection of star acts at Oxegen 2011

Mar 9th 2011, 8:09 AM 820 Views 0 Comments

The London four-piece will play Ireland’s largest festival for the first time in eight years, alongside Foo Fighters and The Strokes.