The Isle of Wight Festival has officially announced the highly anticipated line-up for its 2024 edition, set to take place at Seaclose Park in Newport. Presented by Barclaycard, the historic event will span from June 20 to June 23, enticing over 50,000 music lovers from around the world. The festival's main stage will see legendary acts such as The Prodigy, Pet Shop Boys, and Green Day taking the spotlight.
Friday night's headliner, The Prodigy, renowned English electronic group, is set to deliver a captivating performance. On Saturday, festival-goers can expect an impressive show by the Pet Shop Boys, with their 'DREAMWORLD The Greatest Hits Live'. The duo will showcase their extensive catalogue, featuring 22 UK Top 10 singles and numerous accolades. The grand finale on Sunday will feature American rock heroes Green Day, celebrating the 30th anniversary of their iconic album Dookie and the 20th anniversary of American Idiot.
Attendees will also have the opportunity to enjoy performances by Scouting For Girls, Zara Larsson, McFly, and Nothing But Thieves throughout the weekend. To ensure they don't miss their favorite acts, fans can utilize the official Isle of Wight Festival app to view the running times.
Festival promoter John Giddings expressed his excitement about the upcoming event, promising an exciting array of talent and surprises. Last year, the festival featured headliners Robbie Williams, Pulp, and George Ezra, drawing immense crowds to Seaclose Park.
General ticket sales for the 2024 Isle of Wight Festival will begin on November 6 at 9AM GMT, with weekend tickets priced at £269.95. Camping and glamping options will be available for festival-goers. Barclaycard and Three customers will have exclusive pre-sale access for 48 hours starting from today.
Transportation to the festival has been made convenient through the official coach travel partner, Big Green Coach. Festival-goers can reach one of the four mainland ferry ports at Southampton, Portsmouth, Lymington, or Southsea and enjoy a short crossing to the island. Shuttle buses will be provided to transport attendees between the island's major ports and towns.
The Isle of Wight Festival holds a rich history, having originated in the late 1960s and gaining international recognition. Since its revival in 2002, the festival has hosted extraordinary performances by renowned bands such as The Rolling Stones, Muse, Foo Fighters, and many more. Solo performances by iconic artists like David Bowie, Bruce Springsteen, and Amy Winehouse have also graced the festival's stages over the years.
For the complete line-up and further updates, visit the official Isle of Wight Festival website. Stay tuned for exciting news in the coming months as more acts will be revealed leading up to the event.