Electric Picnic 2020 Is Cancelled


Electric Picnic 2020 is off! Organisers have cancelled the event amid the ongoing pandemic. The music and arts festival was due to take place in Stradbally Co Laois in September.

Organisers have released a statement saying they ‘fully support the Irish Government’s ongoing measures to help fight the spread of Covid-19 and protect lives at this time.’
They added: ‘We have a responsibility to all our fans, artists, crews, suppliers, sponsors, partners and our entire Electric Picnic family including the wonderful people of Stradbally who have welcomed us into their community each year. 

We would like to thank each and every one of them for their fantastic support and outstanding contribution towards making the festival such an amazing event and look forward to welcoming everyone back in 2021 for lots more fun, music, extravagance and magical moments.”

, Electric Picnic 2020 Is Cancelled
Electric Picnic – Main Stage

Organisers say the decision has become unavoidable, and ticket refunds are available from Ticketmaster.

”Your ticket refund is available from Ticketmaster or other original point of purchase. Please contact them over the next 30 daysIf you prefer, for ease, you can retain your ticket and carry it over to next year; you don’t have to do anything. 

For more information on this please email [email protected] and we will do all we can to assist.”

Finally, we encourage everyone to continue supporting our emergency services, who provide invaluable support and assistance at all our events and we again express our gratitude, admiration and thanks for their dedication and professionalism which is proving so vital at this time.