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Igntion Festival

Start Date: 6th Aug 2011

The North East's First World Class Camping Music Festival

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Festival Name

Igntion Festival

Start Date

6th Aug 2011

End Date

8th Aug 2011

Location

Newcastle Racecourse, Gosforth Park

Line Up

Calvin Harris, Frank Turner, Echo & The Bunnymen, Feeder

Details

Coming this August, we’re delighted to present to you the North East’s premier camping orientated music festival. Situated in the expansive grounds of Newcastle Racecourse, and boasting a stellar line up, Ignition Festival is a fresh and exciting alternative event, catering for all ages and tastes.

Possessing worldwide stars such as Echo & The Bunnymen and Feeder, coupled with an array of local talent, Ignition Festival encapsulates the passionate and infamous North East atmosphere so admired and envied by the rest of the UK. Utilizing the racecourse's unique facilities, substantial open fields and seated viewing stands, this is a festival destined to change the face of North East music. As if all that wasn’t enough,
Ignition Festival is delighted to welcome chart-mainstay Calvin Harris,
for an exclusive UK festival headlining slot.

Running from Saturday 6th August to Sunday 7th, including two nights of unrivalled musical talent, a full fairground, vintage stalls and a diverse selection of edible delights, it’s sure to be a memorable highlight in many peoples summers. We’re also delighted to welcome the UK famous House Party stage, featuring performances from Nobby Solano’s Geordie Latinos, Viva City and spoken word from the one and only Howard Marks. With weekend festival tickets including camping priced at just £70 and special prices for children, Ignition Festival is a classy yet wallet-friendly festival, set to showcase the true spirit of the North East.

- FEEDER - CALVIN HARRIS -
- ECHO & THE BUNNYMEN -
- FRANK TURNER - CARL BARAT –
- OCEAN COLOUR SCENE – MILES KANE -
- HOWARD MARKS - THE GO! TEAM – HYDE & BEAST -
- THE WHIP - SUBSOURCE- LITTLE COMETS -
- THE SUNSHINE UNDERGROUND - LIFE IN FILM -
- TWISTED WHEEL - YOUNG REBEL SET - BEN HOWARD -
- AARON WRIGHT- VINYL JACKET - THE LONGSANDS - VIVA CITY -

Full weekend tickets are priced at £50 (£70 including camping). Day tickets can be purchased for both Saturday 6th and Sunday 7th priced at £30.Tickets can be bought online at

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