Please note that Access facilities are not open to people with temporary impairments such as broken bones, healing injuries or pregnant women. However, there are Medical and Welfare facilities on site that are available to everyone.
If you have a temporary impairment, please be aware that there will be a lot of walking at Electric Picnic.
If you are planning on arriving at the event using public transport, please note that the drop off point may be some distance from the event entrance.
Smoke machines, strobe lights, lasers, fireworks and other effects may be in use at this event. Anyone affected by these should bear this in mind.
If you need to bring medication with you, we recommend bringing a copy of your doctor’s letter or prescription. Please keep medication in its original boxes.
There will also be a fridge available if you require cold storage for your medication.
You can also use the medical tents if you need privacy to take your medication.
MEDICAL AND WELFARE
Medical and Welfare Facilities are available 24 hours and can be found in the Arena and Campsites (clearly signposted). Our general practice medical facilities are staffed with doctors, nurses and paramedics.
Accessible attendees can dispose of medical waste here.
SECURITY AND STEWARDS
Security and Stewards are on hand in the Arena and in the Campsites to offer support if you are unwell or require assistance. They have been briefed to offer information, help and support.
If you are unwell or require assistance, please approach a member of the Security and Stewarding Team who are clearly identified by their numbered tabards/shirts.
In the instance of a site evacuation please ensure that your PA is aware that they are your main point of assistance in an emergency evacuation.
Security and stewards located near the viewing platform will assist in moving everybody to a place of safety.
GROUND CONDITIONS / WEATHER
Electric Picnic is an outdoor event taking place on grassy farmlands at Stradbally Hall, situated within the village of Stradbally, Co. Laois. There may be large areas with no solid pathways or hard ground.
It is important to be aware that during inclement weather some parts of the site may be muddy, water-logged or dusty, and may be difficult to navigate around.
Some of our Access Viewing Platforms are uncovered so please dress appropriately, and for all weather conditions.