The first acts have been revealed for Boardmasters festival which takes place from Wednesday 8th to Sunday 12th August 2018 at Watergate Bay, and Fistral Beach, Newquay, Cornwall.
Headlining Saturday night is The Chemical Brothers (live). Joined by Craig David presents TS5, Annie Mac, Fat Freddy’s Drop, The Horrors, Declan McKenna, The Amazons, Bicep (DJ set), Tom Walker, Sam Fender and Haai.
In addition to musical offerings, festival goers can also enjoy pub banter during The Keg & Pasty stand-up comedy hour, and, for those looking to fully immerse themselves in Cornish life, language workshops will be returning, teaching local dialect to inquisitive minds.
Andrew Topham, Boardmasters Festival Director, said: We are delighted to announce The Chemical Brothers as our first headline act for Boardmasters 2018. Following another sell-out year which saw the biggest Boardmasters ever this summer, we are excited to bring more of the most exciting names in music to Cornwall next August.
Tickets for Boardmasters 2018 on sale now.