Pleasures of the Picnic

11th August, 2019
3
Clean Bandit, Kelis and Lily Allen are all playing at the first Love Sensation LGBTQ+ event: the Irish festival scene now caters for disparate sub-cultures and ‘tribes’

For the first time in its 15-year history, tickets for this year’s Electric Picnic sold out before the line-up for the annual music festival had been announced.

The tickets went on sale last December and sold out within just 15 minutes. More than 57,000 people will travel to Stradbally, Co Laois, later this month to see acts including Billie Eilish and Christine & The Queens perform at the three-day event.

John Kenny, director at Culturehead,...

Subscribe from just €1 for the first month!

Currency

What's Included

With any subscription you will have access to

  • 971569B3-2C5E-4C45-B798-CEADE16987A8

    Unlimited multi-device access to our iPad, iPhone and Android Apps

  • 099C8662-C57C-42F2-9426-F2F90DF17C8F

    Unlimited access to our eReader library

  • 198AE43B-B9CF-4892-8769-D63C2104BA08

    Exclusive daily insight and opinion seven days a week

  • D8F37B78-25E4-4E4A-A376-4F5789B1564A

    Create alerts to never miss a subject that matters to you

  • B15F2521-37CD-4E02-B898-730A20D39F7F

    Get access to exclusive offers for subscribers on gifts and experiences

  • A564FE02-1AB8-4579-AF9D-BA32A2E5ACA7

    Get content from Business Post, Business Post Magazines, Connected, Tatler and Food & Wine

Share this post

Related Stories

Content is king – just ask Netflix as rivals attempt to steal its crown

Tom Maguire: Tax changes we make now could help business for years

The Daily Briefing