Electric Picnic - Eclectic Picnic: 5 alternative participants you might not expect to see at a music

Next weekend, thousands will flock to Stradbally Hall, Co Laois for the three-day Electric Picnic. While musicians dominate the scene, it's the alternative acts which really make this a festival with a difference. Now in its 11th year, revellers are just as likely to turn up at EP to see the fire-breathers or debaters as they are the bands. Here, we meet five Electric Picnic participants that you might not expect to see on the bill of a music festival… The butter instructor Imen McDonnell lives in Kilcolman, Co Limerick with her husband Richard and son Geoffrey. Originally from Minneapolis, she is a food and lifestyle blogger and living on her husband's family farm has learned how to make Ir