Electric Fields 2016

Friday 26th to Saturday 27th August 2016
Drumlanrig Castle, Thornhill, Dumfries & Galloway, DG3 4AQ, Scotland MAP
£85 for the weekend
daily capacity: 5000
last updated: Fri 30th Sep 2016

The 3rd annual Electric Fields will take place over two days this year on Friday 26th and Saturday 27th August at Drumlanrig Castle, Thornhill, Dumfries and Galloway, in Scotland.

Line-up

The Charlatans, and Primal Scream are headlining. Also unveiled are Wild Beasts, Steve Mason, The Sugarhill Gang, C Duncan, Sundara Karma, Admiral Fallow, Neon Waltz, Colonel Mustard and Dijon Five, Sean Vs The Robots, The Van T's, Songhoy Blues, The Go! Team, DJ Yoda, Don Letts, Bill Ryder Jones, Tuff Love, Baby Strange, White, Emma Pollock, The Lapelles, Barstow Bats, Onr, Lisbon, MØGEN, Elara Caluna, Sweaty Palms, Be Charlotte, Bella and the Bear, Factory Floor, Eclair FiFi, Denis Sulta, Dixon Avenue Basement Jams, Wasabi Disco, Teesh, Juice, Soul Jam, Witness, Hector's House, Jamie Roy, and Deep Fried Soul,Everything Everything, The Twilight Sad, Public Service Broadcasting, Model Aeroplanes, Erol Alkan, Joy Orbison, Tim Burgess, Paddy Considine's Riding the Low, Horsebeach, Teen Canteen, Yucatan, Documenta, Blueprint Blue, Hot Vestry, Mark W Georgsson, Howling Rhythm DJs, Everything Flows DJs, Bowie Disco, and Northern Soul Dance Clas There are more acts to be confirmed.

Latest additions Fat White Family, Field Music, Honeyblood, and Eliza and The Bear.

For the line-up details and stage splits as available see the Electric Fields line-up page.

Tickets

buy tickets now >

Tickets are priced at £85 for the weekend. A concession (aged 13-17 tears) weekend ticket is priced at £55, a child (aged 6-17 years) weekend ticket is priced at £20, a campervan pass is £65, and children aged under 5 year can attend free, but need a ticket.

Held in the grounds of the 17th century Drumlanrig Castle, and with a limited capacity of 5,000 the festival focuses on fresh, exciting and relevant music.

Campsite open from 9am Friday 26th, with the arena open from 2pm.

With the expansion to two days, Electric Fields has added Boutique Camping and a dedicated Family Camping area to the weekend’s options. The Real Ale tent, world cuisine, lots of activities and games for kids and a few surprises.

More information will be here when available.



Friday 26th to Saturday 27th August 2016
Drumlanrig Castle, Thornhill, Dumfries & Galloway, DG3 4AQ, Scotland MAP
£85 for the weekend
daily capacity: 5000
last updated: Fri 30th Sep 2016


latest on this festival

Electric Fields moves site to Glasgow
last updated: Tue 16th Apr 2019