Wednesday 24 January 2018

If you can't make Electric Picnic you can catch the best bits from the comfort of your sofa on RTE

Thursday, 17th August 2017: Three Ireland has been announced as official sponsor of RTEs Electric Picnic coverage. RTE broadcasters, Blaithnaid Tracey and Eoghan McDermott were pictured channelling their inner disco diva at the announcement.
Pic Brian McEvoy
Thursday, 17th August 2017: Three Ireland has been announced as official sponsor of RTEs Electric Picnic coverage. RTE broadcasters, Blaithnaid Tracey and Eoghan McDermott were pictured channelling their inner disco diva at the announcement. Pic Brian McEvoy
Thursday, 17th August 2017: Three Ireland has been announced as official sponsor of RTEs Electric Picnic coverage. RTE broadcasters, Blaithnaid Tracey and Eoghan McDermott were pictured channelling their inner disco diva at the announcement. Pic Brian McEvoy
Thursday, 17th August 2017: Three Ireland has been announced as official sponsor of RTEs Electric Picnic coverage. RTE broadcasters, Blaithnaid Tracey and Eoghan McDermott were pictured channelling their inner disco diva at the announcement. Pic Brian McEvoy
Thursday, 17th August 2017: Three Ireland has been announced as official sponsor of RTEs Electric Picnic coverage. RTE broadcasters, Blaithnaid Tracey was pictured channelling her inner disco diva at the announcement. Pic Brian McEvoy
Aoife Kelly

Aoife Kelly

RTE stars Eoghan McDermott and Blathnaid Treacy will be hosting RTE's coverage of Electric Picnic.

From Friday September 1 to Sunday September 3 RTE will bring the best bits to viewers across TV, radio, online and mobile.

Also sponsors Three Ireland will provide 3Charging stations for phones at the 3Disco.

On Thursday August 31 Blathnaid will host the Electric Picnic Preview bringing highlights from last year including performances from Gavin James, Bell X1, NAS and the 1975.

Thursday, 17th August 2017: Three Ireland has been announced as official sponsor of RTEs Electric Picnic coverage. RTE broadcasters, Blaithnaid Tracey and Eoghan McDermott were pictured channelling their inner disco diva at the announcement.
Pic Brian McEvoy
Thursday, 17th August 2017: Three Ireland has been announced as official sponsor of RTEs Electric Picnic coverage. RTE broadcasters, Blaithnaid Tracey and Eoghan McDermott were pictured channelling their inner disco diva at the announcement. Pic Brian McEvoy

On Saturday Electric Picnic 2017 will provide coverage live from 8pm right through the night. This coverage will be fronted by Eoghan and Bláthnaid, with exclusive performances from main stage headliners.

Soraiya Ryan and Emman Idama will be reporting from the 'Picnic' arena, bringing the latest news, exclusive artist interviews and festival happenings.

And, In addition to the headline acts on the main stage, RTÉ2 will be at the 'Other Voices' stage to bring you some of the musical highlights from an eclectic line-up of national and international artists.

There will also be coverage across 2FM from Friday to Sunday.

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