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Thousands of people from around the country will be heading to Bloom this year and RTÉ will be broadcasting live from the flower-filled family festival once more. What's more, we'll be posting from the event live throughout the day on RTÉ LifeStyle online, on Social (Twitter: @LifeStyleRTE, Facebook: /rtelifestyle, Instagram rtelifestyle). No doubt #rtebloom is going to keep) trending for the next four days.

Highlights from Bloom 2016 Day One:

Look! It's Marty M & The Happy Pear Brothers!

The RTÉ Lyric FM Quartet are officially rocking the house - well, the tent...

Now that's what we're talking about:

 

We're still not sure if the chair's really big or they're really small.

Fact: There's always time for a quick drum circle.

Oh and a fourth F...Fitness:

 

Fashion: It's not all about Flowers and Food...the third F? Fashion.

Bloom organiser Rosaleen O'Shaughnessy has a busy five days ahead - her prayers have been answered on the weather!

Lunchtime - what's happening now?

 

RTÉ Weather's Nuala Carey is about to do her report live at Bloom:

President Michael D Higgins is loving Bloom 2016: 

RTÉ Lyric fm keeping Bloom crowds entertained with their Orchestral Performance:

Irish foodies enjoying well-earned time in the spotlight (and sunshine!):

Nice to see Áine Lawlor enjoying herself!

Our first RTÉ Food Facebook Live!


 



View of the RTÉ Bloom area at 8am, Thursday June 2

There will be live television and radio broadcast throughout the entire bank holiday weekend on RTÉ. Check out what's happening, when today in the schedule below and we'll have a daily update for you here.

Áine Lawlor and Marty Morrissey will be on RTÉ One throughout the day while RTÉ Radio will provide panel discussions, there will be weather reports plus the RTÉ lyric fm Quartet will give musical performances throughout the day too.

RTÉ Schedule for Bloom 2016: Thursday June 2, 2016

07:00 Morning Ireland reports from Bloom on RTÉ Radio 1

10:00   RTÉ lyric fm’s Marty in the Morning, live!

12:15   Live music from the RTÉ lyric fm Quartet

13:00   RTÉ Lunchtime Weather live at Bloom on RTÉ One with Nuala Carey

14:00   RTÉ One’s Operation Transformation’s team of experts talk Fitness, Health and Wellness. Louise McSharry hosts with Dr Eddie Murphy, Dr Ciara Kelly & Karl Henry.

15:00   Panel Event: Bring Me Sunshine – How To Make Your Garden Grow with RTÉ Weather and Science Foundation Ireland.

16:15   Afternoon recitals from RTÉ lyric fm Quartet

18:00   RTÉ Weather live, Six One news on RTÉ One with Evelyn Cusack

21:00   RTÉ Weather live, Nine O’Clock news on RTÉ One with Evelyn Cusack

17:10   Bloom Live, with Áine Lawlor and Marty Morrissey

19:00   Bloom Live, Supergarden Final, with Áine Lawlor and Marty Morrissey

20:30   Bloom Live, with Áine Lawlor and Marty Morrissey

07:00 Morning Ireland reports from Bloom on RTÉ Radio 1

10:00   RTÉ lyric fm’s Marty in the Morning, live!

12:15   Live music from the RTÉ lyric fm Quartet

13:00   RTÉ Lunchtime Weather live at Bloom on RTÉ One with Nuala Carey

14:00   RTÉ One’s Operation Transformation’s team of experts talk Fitness, Health and Wellness. Louise McSharry hosts with Dr Eddie Murphy, Dr Ciara Kelly & Karl Henry.

15:00   Panel Event: Bring Me Sunshine – How To Make Your Garden Grow with RTÉ Weather and Science Foundation Ireland.

16:15   Afternoon recitals from RTÉ lyric fm Quartet

18:00   RTÉ Weather live, Six One news on RTÉ One with Evelyn Cusack

21:00   RTÉ Weather live, Nine O’Clock news on RTÉ One with Evelyn Cusack

17:10   Bloom Live, with Áine Lawlor and Marty Morrissey

19:00   Bloom Live, Supergarden Final, with Áine Lawlor and Marty Morrissey

20:30   Bloom Live, with Áine Lawlor and Marty Morrissey

Little taster of what RTÉ are up to at Bloom this weekend: