Energia is Ireland’s fastest growing home energy supplier and we’ve been powering Irish businesses since 1999.  We are among Ireland’s leading providers of renewable energy and over 25% of the country’s wind energy is supplied through Energia.  We’re committed to helping our customers improve the energy efficiency and sustainability of their homes and businesses. Energia are delighted to be headline sponsors of Groove Festival 2017 and looking forward to a fantastic weekend of music, food and fun for all the family this August.

MSL Mercedes-Benz

MSL Mercedes-Benz, part of the MSL Motor Group, has 3 dealerships in Dublin. MSL Ballsbridge Motors in the city centre, MSL Grange Motors in Deansgrange and MSL Park Motors on the Navan Road. The Mercedes-Benz range has expanded greatly in recent years, and we’ve launched some really eye catching and affordable models. Visit to view our range. MSL Mercedes-Benz are delighted to be a platinum sponsor of this year’s Groove Festival. We’ll have some of our stunning new Mercedes-Benz models on display as well as fun for both young and old festival goers alike. Alternatively, if you just want to kick back and chill we’ll have a DJ and live sax playing throughout the 2 days…in what we hope will be blistering sunshine. So pop down to our area, opposite Thrive, we’d love to see you!

Killruddery House & Gardens

Killruddery is set in 850 acres of working farm and protected biodiversity, cared for and lived in by the same family for 400 years. The space offers an oasis of calm, open space for well being, fun and creativity, and is the perfect setting for a summer festival escape for all the family. For a full listing of all activities happening at Killruddery House & Gardens, or to become a member, visit

Powerscourt Hotel Resort & Spa

Nestled within the granite walls of one of Ireland’s most historic estates, you’ll find Powerscourt Hotel Resort & Spa - proud hotel partner of Groove Festival 2017. Just a 5 minute drive from Killruddery House & Gardens, Powerscourt Hotel Resort & Spa is one of Ireland’s finest 5-star resorts and features an award-winning spa by ESPA, two championship golf courses, a traditional Irish pub and a signature restaurant.  So whether you are planning a sensational spa weekend with friends, are an avid golf enthusiast looking to play our prestigious fairways, or a food fanatic in search of a gourmet dining experience, you’ll discover a getaway to remember at Powerscourt Hotel Resort & Spa. To find out more visit

The Irish Independent

Published Monday to Saturday, the Irish Independent is Ireland’s biggest-selling and best-read daily newspaper. Known for authoritative and trusted journalism, the Irish Independent delivers the top news stories, latest sports coverage and informative features to readers nationwide. Our journalists, including Charlie Weston, Tony Ward and Lise Hand, are household names. The Irish Independent are an official media partner of Groove Festival 2017.