Danny Joyce | Editor
Festival season has arrived at ALDI, your one-stop shop for festival essentials!
Break out the bucket hats! Festival season has arrived - and ALDI is your one-stop shop for festival essentials
Spend €25 in ALDI stores for a chance to win Electric Picnic tickets and your weekly shop!
Get prepped and ready for a summer of fun with ALDI’s festival camping essentials. Available in 157 stores nationwide from May 25th, the range includes inflatable air beds, handy trolleys, cooler bags, portable cooking equipment and much more - everything you need for a fuss-free festival experience. After that, all you need to bring is your dancing shoes - and maybe a poncho!
Dreading the trek across the fields with all your belongings? Make your journey from the car park to the campsite a walk in the park with the Festival Trolley €12.99, perfect for easily transporting camping equipment, snacks and more. Alternatively store your bits and bobs for the weekend in the Folding Trolley €59.99. Not only is it super spacious, but it folds up for easy storage. Win, win!
Put the picnic into Electric Picnic with the Foldable Cooler Bag €12.99, perfect for keeping your favourite snacks fresh and cool all weekend long.
Stay hydrated with the space-saving Collapsible Light Water Bottle €14.99. This multifunctional water bottle boasts three LED light modes and is perfect for holding water or even storing small belongings.
Sit back and soak up the festival atmosphere with the compact Festival Stool €5.99 or Camping Chair €19.99- perfect for campsite catch-ups!
Upgrade your camping experience and enjoy a great night’s kip with the Single Air Bed with Foot Pump €14.99. This inflatable air bed comes complete with a foot pump for easy inflation and built-in pillow for extra comfort. That's right - no sleeping on a rolled-up t-shirt!
ALDI is delighted to be back on board as Official Supermarket Partner to Electric Picnic, Ireland’s premier music and arts festival. This year, ALDI will operate a pop-up store in the campsite to allow festival-goers to pick up food, snacks, beauty treats, sun cream and last-minute camping essentials. In other words, everything you need to make sure your weekend in Stradbally goes off without a hitch.
To celebrate the partnership, ALDI is giving away free weekly shops and Electric Picnic tickets all summer long! To be in with a chance of winning, all you have to do is spend €25 in store and upload your receipt to aldi.ie/electripicnic. The promotion kicks off on May 22nd and runs until August 20th 2023. Good luck!
See below for a full list of festival Specialbuys arriving in ALDI stores nationwide:
Available from May 25th:
• Festival Stool €5.99
Compact and lightweight to carry. Integrated carry handle. Available in grey or blue. Open size approx. 28 x 28 x 35cm. Max. user weight 80kg.
• Festival Trolley €12.99
Perfect for camping or festivals. Extra large wheels. Features bungee elastic with hooks to secure items. Compact when folded. Unfolded size approx. 49 x 35 x 96.5cm. Max. load capacity approx. 30kg.
• Foldable Cooler Bag €12.99
Ideal for camping and picnics. Folds down to compact size with Velcro tabs to secure in place. Includes additional pocket storage and detachable padded shoulder strap. Approx. 30 x 23 x 23cm.
• Collapsible Light Water Bottle €14.99
Collapsible water bottle with solar light. 3 LED lighting modes. Can hold water or be used for storing small essentials. USB Charger included. Integrated carry handle. Available in pink, green and blue.
• Single Air Bed with Foot Pump €14.99
Comfortable, flocked sleeping surface. Built-in pillow and foot pump to inflate bed. Includes Air Bed, Repair Patch and Instruction Manual. Inflated size approx. 185 x 76 x 28cm.
• Camping Chair €19.99
• Portable BBQ €34.99
Folds down to briefcase size. Galvanised fire bowl. Cooking height approx. 26-29cm. Cooking area approx. 33 x 20cm. Collapsed size approx. 40.5 x 25 x 9cm. Not permitted at Electric Picnic festival.
Available from June 1st:
• Folding Trolley €59.99 Foldable for easy storage. Features 2 practical bottle holders. Folded dimensions approx. 19 x 53 x 73cm.
Available in 157 stores nationwide from May 25th.
Slán go fóill.