Bruce Springsteen took to the stage in spectacular fashion at the Playing Fields in Belfast on Thursday 9 May and followed up with performances at Nowlan Park on Sunday 12 May and Cork’s Páirc Uí Chaoimh on Thursday 16 May. They were singing in the rain in Cork and there was a rousing rendition of
The starting pistol was heard on Tues 30th April at Punchestown Racecourse launching the eagerly awaited Punchestown Festival 2024. With an impressive prize fund of over €3.5million across forty races the festival attracted visitors from across Ireland, the UK, Canada and as far away as Australia. The overall attendance at the festival this year was
We listened to our customers and have introduced a new easy way to Order our extensive range of Mobile Bars that are available to rent. On our Event Rental “homepage” on there is now a button that can be clicked and this will take you to the Bar Order Form. Simply complete the details
There were four days of celebrations across three venues in Dublin with over forty acts performing. The BTI Rentals team worked hard in the background setting up the many bars with supporting beer cooling and dispense systems to ensure the revelers could enjoy a beer as part of the celebrations. All the feedback has been very
Dublin City will come alive this weekend as the New Year Festival 2023 kicks off. One of the key venues this year, New Year’s Festival Dublin’s Festival Quarter will become a hive of activity on Friday 29th Dec at The National Museum of Ireland, Collins Barracks. There will be a festive atmosphere with lots of live
BTI are pleased to confirm the launch of the new Multi-Flow Dispense Unit (MDU). The UK manufactured unit can pour 6 pints in less than 15 seconds using the Base-Flow metering technology. Not only can it dispense six pints simultaneously it can also dispense two different brands at the same time. Using our Base-Flow technology,

Galway Christmas Market 2023

For Christmas 2023 the City of the Tribes has been transformed in to a winter wonderland with the magnificent Galway Christmas Market. Now in its 13th year, the Christmas Market at Eyre Square opened on Friday 10th November and will operate for an extended period until Sunday 7th January 2024. Entry is completely free, with

Guinness Cork Jazz Festival 2023

Established in 1978, the Guinness Cork Jazz Festival has stood the test of time and is now in its 45th year. It has gone from strength to strength over the decades, bringing a world class offering to the banks of the Lee which over the years has included legends from Ella Fitzgerald, Herbie Hancock, Dave
BTI Engineering Ltd are delighted to be recruiting Events/Warehouse Operatives for a 12month Training Programme. This role will be based at our Rathcoole site and onsite work across the Republic of Ireland. If you have an interest/passion for the events/beverage dispensing Industry or maybe you are mechanically minded and like understanding how things work then

The latest Alpha Tap is introduced

BTI have listened to our customers and are proud to introduce the Alpha Tap 2. This tap has a removeable spout and is ideal for dispensing draught stout, ale, and lager. Perhaps the most hygienic draught beer tap (faucet) on the market, this tap can be cleaned using the normal industry standard chemical soak method
Europe’s largest outdoor event, “The National Ploughing Championships” returns to Ratheniska, Co Laois from September 19th to 21st 2023. There were more than 275,000 visitors in attendance in 2022 and, if the weather holds, a similar large crowd is expected this year. RTE will be at “The Ploughing” and will feature live radio broadcasts across RTÉ
The Horizon Irish Open takes place at the K Club this week with a prize fund of €6 million at stake. There are several players in the top 50 of the world rankings competing at the event but all eyes will be on the 2016 winner Rory McIlroy as he makes his return to the
  Our Coldroom (Kegpal) & KegBox systems are designed to create a cold storage environment when space is a premium. The range of KegBoxes includes Standard, Slimline and Tall units for both remote and undercounter applications. Our Slimline range now provides the solution to your restricted space issue that has prevented you from installing a
Now in its 148th year, The Dublin Horse Show returned last week with a mix of national and international show jumping competitions, with a total prize fund of €1.3m. The highlight was the Nations Cup on Friday where Ireland competed to retain the Aga Khan Trophy for the second year in a row. However, it

INDIE23 @ Mitchelstown

Indiependence Music and Arts Festival (INDIE23) took place in Mitchelstown over the bank holiday weekend. Wind and rain certainly tested the tents but there was plenty of fun and great music to be had across the weekend with Anne-Marie, Two Door Cinema Club, and The Coronas as headliners.  This was just one of the many

Galway Races 2023

They are under starter’s orders…….and now they’re off! The 2023 Galway festival takes place over the next 7 days. With an expected attendance of over 250,000, the city will come alive with a real buzz at night, and perhaps some hangovers the following day. Ireland’s most famous racing festival is a fun-filled seven days where
There is a new outdoor music festival series in Dublin this year. “Live On The Harbour” is at Dun Laoghaire, one of Ireland’s most scenic locations overlooking the Irish Sea. “The Ibiza Orchestra” along with guest DJs kick off the festival on 27th July followed by the headline acts Dizzee Rascal (28th) and Tinie Tempa

Iveagh Gardens Concerts

There is a great line up of performances at the Iveagh Gardens in Dublin during July. Preparations began at the prestigious venue earlier this month and the BTI Rentals team were on site working closely with the event organisers and Diageo over several days in the build up to the first gig. Despite the persistent

Irish Derby Racing Festival 2023

The 2023 Irish Derby Festival weekend kicked off on the evening of Friday 30th June at the Curragh race track. The racing was followed by a live band at the venue with other festival activities and entertainment taking place over the weekend.  There was the glitz and glamour associated with the Most Stylish Lady and

Mother Pride Block Party 2023

Last Saturday, in beautiful sunshine and a rainbow of colour, tens of thousands of people took to the streets of Dublin to celebrate the 40th annual Pride parade. The streets along the route from O’Connell street to Merrion Square were thronged with people of all ages carrying banners and waving flags.  Pride Block Party took
The stunning Seapoint Golf Links is hosting the Irish Legends event 22-25 June.  The Legends Tour is the official tour for players over 50. Part of the PGA European Tour alongside the DP World Tour and European Challenge Tour, it offers the chance for amateurs and celebrities to play alongside the professionals in a live

Harry Styles @ Slane Castle

Slane Castle has become one of the most celebrated outdoor concert venues in the country since the inaugural performance from Thin Lizzy on 1981. On Saturday 10th June, live music returned to the venue for the first time since the Covid 19 pandemic. Harry Styles, described as one of the biggest performers on the planet,

BikeFest 2023, Killarney

Motorcycle enthusiasts from around the world attended BikeFest over the June Bank Holiday weekend. BikeFest is a three-day motorcycle and rock music festival with the Bike Village located in the grounds of the Gleneagle Hotel and INEC in Killarney. Celebrating its 15th anniversary, it was a fun filled, action packed programme of events with 3

Live At The Marquee Cork 2023

One of the most highly anticipated events of the year takes place over several weeks in Cork. The first of the 18 gigs took place on 27th May with the last event, the “One Day Festival”, taking place on 24th June. The line-up this year includes Christy Moore, Rod Stewart, Olly Murs, Tommy Tiernan, The