Castle Palooza, nominated for the best European festival in 2008, returns this year and promises to build on its rich success from last year. Set in the breathtaking surrounds of Charleville Castle, Tullamore, Co Offaly, it is now in its fourth year. If you're tired of the crazy prices, queues and undesirables then Castle Palooza is for you. All 2,000 lucky ticket holders get exclusive access inside Charleville Castle over the weekend as well as a super line up of alternative international and Irish acts, great camping facilities, covered performance areas, free hot showers, flushing loos and the promise of the best festival vibe of the summer!