From punk and metal, through rock, alternative and indie to dance and nu rave, Leeds offers 80,000 music fans a chance to see hot new acts, and local bands beside big established ones, plus the odd exclusive performance.
The dates for Leeds Festival 2015 are confirmed as on the bank holiday weekend, from Friday 28th to Sunday 30th August 2015 at Bramham Park, Leeds, West Yorkshire.
Latest additions Georgia, Viola Beach, The Jacques, The Amazons, Martin Luke Brown, Moon Tourists, LIFE, Return To Rome, Otherkin, Clean Cut Kid, Clay, Demob Happy, White, John Joseph Brill, Ducking Punches, Crosa Rosa, Area 52, VITAMIN, Malpas, Childcare, The Big Moon, Hyena, Hidden Charms, Willie J Healey, Kit Trigg, Skinner, R51, and White Room.
The Libertines headline Friday, Mumford & Sons on Saturday, and Metallica on Sunday, also confirmed are Alexisonfire, A$AP Ferg, All Time Low, Alvvays, American Football, Ash, Azealia Banks, Ben Khan, Boy Better Know, Bring Me The Horizon (European Festival Exclusive), Brodinski, Bury Tomorrow, Camo & Krooked, Cancer Bats, Cardiknox, Circa Waves, Coasts, Craze, The Cribs, Darlia, Dillon Francis, Django Django, DMA's, Everything Everything, Flatbush Zombies, Frank Turner, Frnkiero And The Cellabration, FTSE, Ghost, Glass Animals, Gojira, Gorgon City, Hudson Mohawke, Jake Isaac, Jamie XX, Kendrick Lamar, Knife Party, Krept & Konan, Lethal Bizzle, Limp Bizkit, Little May, Lonely The Brave, Marmozets, Ghost, Mastodon, Modern Life Is War, My Nu Leng, Neck Deep, New Found Glory, Nick Brewer, Oneman, Panic At The Disco, Peace, Pell, Porter Robinson, Radkey, Rae Sremmurd, Rat Boy, Ratking, San Fermin, Simple Plan, Slaves, Stormzy, Swim Deep, Bulletproof Bomb, The Districts, The Maccabees, The Menzingers, The Wombats, and more.
For the line-up details as available, please see the Leeds Festival line-ups page.
Tickets are on sale priced at £205 and postage fees will apply per order. with a Wednesday early entry permit priced at £19.50, a car park pass is priced at £9.50, locker hire is £15.50 for the weekend, and a campervan pass is priced at £74.
Day tickets for Friday, Saturday, and Sunday are priced at £59.50.
Children under 13 (12 and under) are admitted free but MUST be accompanied by a ticket holding adult. Please note there is no separate children's area at this event, and eFestivals considers this an event not really suitable for small children.
Festival Republic produces a guide to Disabled Access and Facilities for all it's festivals, which includes details of the 2-for-1 ticket scheme. Please request a booklet and application form on 020 8961 5490. For disabled attendees, the 2 for 1 scheme will open in the Spring 2015. To be eligible for the scheme, you will need to buy your own ticket in advance. You will need your booking reference number in order to apply for a free ticket for a carer or PA. Further information including all conditions of the scheme will be on the website from Spring 2015 and the application form for the 2 for 1 scheme will be available then too.
No aerosols (over 250ml) or gas canisters this year. Those wanting to cook need to bring disposable BBQs, trangias or solid fuel stoves. Anyone seen with canisters or cylinders will be ejected from site.
This year only small, clean, campfires only are allowed in the campsites they must be kept below knee height and less than one pace wide. They will be monitored and extinguished if otherwise.
Organised bonfire displays will be held onsite at Yellow bubble, Red and Orange campsites.
Once again this year no flags will be allowed to be taken into the festival arena, as they obstruct the view of people behind.
Campsite will open on Thursday morning at 3am, and early bird permit holders have access from 2pm Wednesday. On site facilities include: Bars, Cash Points, First Aid & Paramedics, Food & Non Food Stalls, Information.
As with previous years organisers Festival Republic are keen to encourage festival goers to respect the local residents and the environment, and to encourage everyone to leave their cars at home.
More information will be here when available.
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