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The forthcoming June bank holiday weekend just got a little more interesting with the announcement of ‘Arcadian Nights Festival’ on June 1st and 2nd. Find out more below…

Featuring the likes of Meryl Streek, The Gakk, Molly Vulpyne, Scattered Ashes, and many more.

The two day event will be taking place at Booleigh venue in Kildare, with tickets on sale now. Weekend ticket priced at €50 and day tickets are €35, and can be purchased via this link.

Promoters, Arcadian Shadows says of the event; “A place and a time to escape from the world and to lose yourself with friends and with friends you’ve never met. On the back of what can only described as a success in 2023 by everyone who attended, Arcadian
Nights returns this year for a full weekend. We introduced a plethora of young, ‘watch this space’ punk and grunge bands from across the land together with some legends of the independent punk scene and showcased them all together in a beautiful communal coming together atmosphere.

We return this year, bigger and now occurring over 2 full days and 2 full nights on the June bank holiday weekend of 1 st and 2nd of June. With a completely new line-up and even bigger headline acts this year.

Come with us this year, all people, all ages, all creeds, all nationalities, all genders, come with  into the best of what the national punk scene has to offer.”

The festival will take place at Booleiogh Sports Bar and Grill. (10 min drive from Kildare or Athy train station). The venue is located behind the bar with its own canopies and tents and an outdoor bar. There will also be a wide range of food and drink available from inside the bar itself also. Breakfast available all day from 9.30 am.

Organisers have also confirmed that there will be free camping on site also. Please contact Arcadian Shadows for further details.

Festival performances are scheduled from 12pm to 1am both days.
€35 per day/night
€50 for the whole weekend.

Check out the full line up below…

Oran O’Beirne 2024