Kendal Calling 2008

Friday 1st to Sunday 3rd August 2008
Grate Farm, Kendal, Cumbria, England MAP
Last updated: Fri 1st Aug 2008

Kendal Calling is held in the Lake District, over the weekend of Friday 1st to Sunday 3rd August and is a wholly independent festival entering its third year.

Artists playing at this year's festival will include Super Furry Animals, British Sea Power, Dizzee Rascal, Team Waterpolo, Scratch Perverts, 20:20 Soundsystem, Howard Marks, Dan Le Sac Vs Scroobius Pip, The Bookhouse Boys, Lowline featuring Nick Mccabe (The Verve), The Kleptones, Lo-Fidelity Allstars, Sex & Circuitry, Frank Sidebottom, and 3 Daft Monkeys. With many more acts showcasing everything from cutting-edge indie & guitar-thrashing rock, folk music, drum 'n' bass, dub, electro, funky house and more still to be announced. For the line-up details, day and stage splits as available please click here.

As well as the main stage action there are acoustic acts and DJs, plus festival entertainers, beer tent, big top marquees, and new this years are comedians in a yurt, a folk/roots tent, and cabaret.

There is an overall capacity increase to 4000, a circus big-top main stage, large second stage, an intimate acoustic stage and chillout area, and camping is available.

Tickets have SOLD OUT and were priced at £55 for the weekend.

There will be more information here when available.

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