When bands and artists will perform at Splendour this summer

6/28/2022 7:00:00 PM

The festival is now split over two days

It's the first time ever it's taken place over two days

The festival is now split over two days

Splendour Festival is set to return to Wollaton Park for the first time since 2019.Blue are headed to Blackpool Formed in London, Blue have sold a phenomenal 16m records and have scored multiple number one hits.Tems accepts her first BET Award THE AFROBEATS genre made a triumphant appearance at last night’s BET Awards as some of Africa’s biggest names took home coveted gongs.Gucci X Adidas and Roksanda X Fila), the fashion-fitness crossover has never been more popular.

The festival will this year, for the very first time, take place over two days: Saturday and Sunday, July 23 and 24.This year has one of the strongest line-ups including performances from Anne-Marie, Richard Ashcroft, Supergrass and Craig David.Earlier this year, they announced 12 dates around the UK in December for their 20-year anniversary tour including Cardiff, Glasgow, Manchester, Leeds and Liverpool, as well as a headline show at the O2 in London.This week also saw a number of additional performances announced for the fringe stage and also comedians who will take to the comedy stage.Fireboy DML, who also hails from Nigeria, took to the stage on the same night where he performed some of his biggest hits including “Playboy” and “Peru,” his UK number with Ed Sheeran.It can be really difficult to plan what to do with your weekend and who to see as there are so many different acts to choose from.The concert and Switch-On moment will once again be live streamed to a global audience across MTV and VisitBlackpool channels, and event organisers are also exploring the possibility of streaming the event to an outdoor audience on the Tower Festival Headland.While there are some unmissable performances from huge acts such as Melanie C or Richard Ashcroft, there are a number of smaller ones worth catching if you can.

Read more: Major announcement for Splendour 2022 as more performers confirmed for festival This will also be the first time that visitors will be able to buy individual tickets for the different days.“They are one of the most successful and best-loved bands this country has seen over the past 20 years and we cannot wait to see them perform in the iconic Blackpool Tower Ballroom.Where I’m from, things like this don’t happen,” she said.A weekend pass costs £85 without booking fees while a day pass for either Saturday or Sunday will cost £56.There are a number of VIP tickets available at £150 although some of the VIP day passes have already sold out.Last year’s Switch-On celebration saw Shirley Ballas, head judge of BBC’s Strictly Come Dancing, pull the famous switch, watched by a worldwide audience with more than 160,000 views from as far afield as Australia, Canada and the United States.Nottingham residents can check if they are eligible for a discounted rate which will reduce the weekend pass to £75 while a day pass will be £46.” She finished off by using the popular pidgin slang “e go be” which drew applause from the audience.If you are considering a day pass or simply drawing up plans on which artist to see, here is our guide to what to watch on what day.There is still time to enter the ballot for free tickets.

Saturday There are five different stages to explore on Saturday including the main stage, Confetti Stage, Fringe Stage, Courtyard and comedy stage.The times are yet to be released but will be available nearer the time.There is a maximum of four tickets per person.The artists performing on the main stage include Richard Ashcroft, Supergrass, Craig David presents TS5, Becky Hill, Heather Small, Jerub, Tori Sheard and Nusic Competition Winner.Over on the Confetti Stage, the musicians will include The Vamps, Belinda Carlisle, The Selecter, Sleeper, Cucamaras, Vona Vella, Marvin’s Revenge and Celestines.To register for the free ticket ballot, which closes on July 1, click here:.The Courtyard stage will feature Midnight Rodeo, Concrete Rose, The Crying Violets, Jess Breame, Chloe Rodgers, Alice Robbins, Remy CB, Sancho Panza and BLLE.

If you need a break from all the music and fancy catching an alternative performance then there are a number of shows on the Fringe Stage including Nottingham's favourite karaoke night, Bamalamasingsong.The other performers include The Edi Johnston Bit, Loving Rebellion Yoga, Salsa Bae, Mrs Green and Nottingham School of Samba.There will also be a comedy stage including live performances from Paul McCaffrey, Steve Royle, Susan Murray, Howard Read, Scott Bennett and Mark Simons.Sunday The five different stages will see all-new performances on the second day.The times are yet to be released but will be available nearer the event.

The artists performing on the main stage include Anne-Marie, The Human League, Razorlight, Melanie C, The Magic Numbers, Beka, Deco and the Nusic Competition Winner.Over on the Confetti Stage, the musicians will include Ocean Colour Scene, Happy Mondays, Example, We Are Scientists, The Skinner Brothers, The Black White, Bee-Sides and Left Hand Lane.The Courtyard stage will feature Aaron Smith, Coach Party, Tash Bird, Joey Knight, Melonyx, Drive Through Hazy and Lajay.The comedy stage will include Scottish Falsetto Sock Puppet Theatre, Lindsey Santoro, Duncan Oakley, Micky P.Kerr, Daliso Chaponda and Karren Bayley.

The Fringe Stage will see Fat Digester, Salsa Bae, Fringe Poetry, Radio Octav and Nottingham School of Samba.The festival also brings together several of Nottingham's best-loved food and drink vendors to give festival fans a wide choice of places to eat.Everything is on offer from burgers to fish and chips with plenty of veggie or vegan options.There will also be a number of beer tents dotted around the park.READ NEXT.

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