Handmade the three day family friendly music festival held at O2 Academy Leicester, University of Leicester Student Union and Attenborough Arts Centre returns for a 6th year over May bank holiday weekend from Saturday 5th May to Sunday 6th May 2018.
Acts confirmed so far include Drenge, Circa Waves, Idles, Little Comets, The Big Moon, Dinosaur Pile Up, Protomartyr, Future Of The Left, Grace Petrie, Turbowolf, Get Cape. Wear Cape. Fly, The Orielles, Girl Ray, and more, with more to be announced.
For all of the details so far please see the line-up page.
Tickets are on sale currently available at £45.
The event offers Nationally and Internationally renowned musical acts, comedians and performers, alongside exceptional local music, art, film and photography talent. The festival will be taking place this year in multiple rooms at Leicester’s O2 Academy and in parts of Leicester University’s Students Union. Both Firebug and The Cookie remain heavily involved, as do Magic Teapot and The Robot Needs Home Collective.
This event does not have camping but there are a number of hotels, hostels and guest houses in the area.
More information will be here when available.
latest on this festival
joining Circa Waves, Idles, Little Comets, Dinosaur Pile Up, & more
line-ups & rumours
festival home page
Handmade 2017 review