Bestival organisers announce UK festival exclusive headline sets from London Grammar on Saturday night, Jorja Smith on Thursday, and M.I.A. closing the show before the fireworks finale on Sunday evening. Friday’s headliner TBA.
Other highlights include Grace Jones, Plan B, Chaka Khan and First Aid Kit plus Mura Masa, Sundara Karma, Thundercat, Jimmy Cliff, David Rodigan & The Outlook Orchestra and Stefflon Don, Django Django, IAMDDB, Kelela, Mike Skinner & Murkage present Tonga and many, many more.
DJ sets and outlandish PAs include, in alphabetical order, 2Bears, Amelie Lens, Bez’s Acid House, Bicep (DJ Set), Billy Daniel Bunter & Raindance, Chali 2na & Krafty Kuts, Craig Charles, Denis Sulta, East 17’s Christmas Party, Faithless (DJ set), Gilles Peterson, Goldie presents Metalheadz, Honey Dijon, Hot Chip Mega Mix (DJ set), Jaguar Skills, Norman Jay, Ram Records, Rodigan presents Ram Jam, Rudimental (DJ Set), Sink the Pink, So Solid Crew a Vic Reeves reggae set and Wookie & Matt Jam Lamont.
As ever Bestival goes far beyond the music, and this year’s circus-themed arcadia is no exception featuring an array of tableau and temptation with Fat Gay Vegan, Feast Collective, Free Haircuts, Slam Poetry Yurt, Gong Healing, 5k Campsite Run, Dubstep Dodgems, Black Light Forest Party and much more.
Bestival 2018 takes place from 2 – 5 August at Lulworth Estate in Dorset. Tickets for Bestival 2018 are on sale now. See the full line up in all it’s glory below.