Electric Picnic Early Birds

So the doom and gloomers are wrong again. Electric Picnic will go ahead in 2010.

Official Press Release :

"Electric Picnic 2010 Early Bird Tickets
Music & Arts Festival
3rd, 4th, 5th September 2010
Stradbally, Co.Laois.

“..a totally amazing event…a cross between Glastonbury and Hay-on-Wye”
Jon Snow, Sept 09

Electric Picnic will be parading back into Stradbally once again next September 3rd, 4th & 5th with all the usual suspects and more, adorned in all their festival finery. The hottest bands, the brightest minds, the most devilish comedians. A unique combination of energy and sparkle, other worldliness and circus pizzazz.

For those eager to get an early start there will be a limited release of Early Bird tickets on Friday 4th December at the usual reduced rate of €199. The Family Early Bird will also go on sale this date. (Be sure to book this ticket to ensure access to the Family Campsite).

Tickets will be on sale from 9am next Friday at www.ticketmaster.ie / Credit Card Hotline Ph 0818 719300/ NI 0870 2434455

Tune in next Spring for Music line-up announcement.

‘…you know you’re in for a different festival experience. ‘ Irish Independent Sept 2008