From the O'Donovan brothers, Paul and Gary  to An Taoiseach Enda Kenny and thousands of wonderful Bloomers, check out the highlights of Day 2 at Bloom 2017.

An Taoiseach Enda Kenny is surrounded by happy Bloom visitors
An Taoiseach Enda Kenny is surrounded by (mostly) happy Bloom visitors. Pic: Fennells

Did you get a look at the amazing creation of Super Garden winner 2017, Des Kingston? Check out the pictures here.

The boys were kept busy between the RTÉ tent interview with Jacqui Hurley ahead of her interview with the lads on RTÉ One's Six One news and a food tutorial with Roz Purcell.

Joe Duffy broadcasted live from the RTÉ set at Bloom and he brought his Funny Friday team to the Phoenix Park, plus he dressed up for the occasion and is looking trim and fit following his three-stone weight loss.

Read more about how Joe tackled his health and fitness goals in the RTÉ Guide interview here.



Bloom is one of the biggest events on the Irish social calendar and RTÉ are there with live programmes, panel discussions and entertainment and lots of you have appeared in our 360 videos.

Bloom Dementia Friendly Garden. Clive Jones took some time to talk us through his Dementia Friendly Garden at Bloom. The garden is a collaboration between Newtown Saunders Ltd, Trinity Haus and Sonas apc.

Spot Gru in the garden? The Minions even made an appearance at Bloom to visit him ahead of the release of Despicable Me 3 this month.

RTÉ schedule at Bloom 2017
 

Check out the highlights of Day One at Bloom here and watch the great vid from RTÉ News: