Electric Picnic 2018

  • Date: 31 August 2018 - 2 September 2018
  • Location: Stradbally, Co. Laois

Electric Picnic will take place from Friday 31st August to Sunday 2nd September.  It’s an annual arts-and-music festival which has been staged since 2004 at Stradbally Hall in Stradbally, County Laois, Ireland.  It is organised by Pod Concerts and Festival Republic, who purchased the majority shareholding in 2009.  It was voted Best Medium-Sized European Festival at the 2010 European Festival Awards, and has been voted Best Big Festival at each of the last four Irish Festival Awards since they began in 2007.

For further information you can check Electric Picnic website.

Hotel near Electric Picnic

Maldron Hotel Portlaoise located is located only 15 minutes by car from Electric Picnic event.

Here at the Maldron Hotel Portlaoise we offer a range of packages for an Electric Picnic weekend, making your weekend comfortable.

We can offer you:

  • Bed & Traditional Full Irish Breakfast
  • FREE Parking
  • FREE use of Club Vitae (Swimming Pool, Sauna, Steam Room, Jacuzzi and Gym)
  • FREE Wi-Fi throughout hotel


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