This summer is shaping up to be a festival goer's dream and Groove Festival is one of the new kids on the block. Set in the picturesque Killruddery Estate (situated between Bray and Greystones) and running from 6th - 7th July, this hassle free festival is definitely worth checking out.

With a main stage set against a backdrop of the Wicklow Mountains, a whole array of food stalls to choose from, the “Local Wicklow Market” at Groove and of course a fantastic line up of music, Groove is shaping up to really make its mark in its first year.

Speaking of music, here’s the full lineup:

Saturday 6th July:
Main Stage:
James Morrison (headline)
Supported by Soul II Soul Sound System with special guests Gavin James, The Original Rudeboys, Solar Taxi

Whelans Live Stage:
Hermitage Green, Hudson Taylor, Cry Monster Cry, Little Bear, O Emperor

Sunday 7th July:
Main Stage:
Imelda May (headline)
Supported by Damien Dempsey, Jack Lukeman’s 27 Club with special guests Jerry Fish, Lazy Habits, Propeller Palms

Whelans Live Stage:
Ham Sandwich, The Raglans, The Notas, Big September, Swords, Bray Gospel Choir

Tickets are only €59 for a day ticket and €99 for a weekend pass (with €1 per order if you need it posted). And that’s the total price – no hidden booking fees. For more information go to