Electric Picnic is an annual arts and-music celebration which has been arranged in Stradbally, Ireland. It is composed by Pod Concerts and Festival Republic, who obtained the larger part shareholding in 2009. Best Big Festival at every one of the last four Irish Festival Awards since they started in 2007. Electric Picnic contrasts from different celebrations in Ireland in that the music decision is more ied than the other standard occasions, and there is more accentuation on quality celebration administrations, for example, sustenance and resting game plans and a by and large more positive and loose air. There is likewise an accentuation on eco-accommodating activities.
Electric Picnic started as a one-day occasion in 2004, preceding developing to an end of the week long celebration inside multi year. The celebration fuses attractions, for example, the 24-hour film tent, the Body and Soul field and the Comedy Tent and a quiet disco. In 2008, Amnesty International went to the celebration to praise the 60th commemoration of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, while eminent American Burning Man craftsman, David Best developed a Temple of Truth on site. Electric Picnic has been depicted as a "tremendously fruitful, grant winning, built up mark" which "endeavors to enliven a microcosmic social affair where music is only a hint of a greater challenge".