Massive Attack, and Frank Turner will both be making their only London festival appearances this year as headliners of the inaugural OnBlackheath festival which takes place on Saturday 13th and Sunday 14th September 2014 on the green space of London's Blackheath Common.
Massive Attack top the bill on the opening day and Frank Turner & The Sleeping Souls headline on Sunday. All other Main Stage artists are due to be announced shortly.
Heavenly Recordings will curate the second stage on the Sunday with acts including The Radiophonic Workshop, Stealing Sheep, Charlie Boyer and The Voyeurs, The Wytches, Kid Wave and a DJ set from Don Letts.
As well as the music line-up, OnBlackheath offers a food experience, with a food stage host to 8 chefs a day including Gizzi Erskine, Simon Hulstone, Richard Bainbridge, and Neil Rankin. Plus attractions including a silent disco, street & fringe theatre, street food, Farmers Market, mixology demonstrations and drinks from local brewers.
Tickets are priced at £99 for an adult 2-day weekend ticket, and £60 for a child (aged 5-15 years) 2-day weekend ticket, with children aged under 5 years able to attend for free. An adult day ticket for either day is priced at £57.50, and under 16s day ticket is priced at £35.
OnBlackheath is in partnership with John Lewis. Craig Inglis, Marketing Director at John Lewis, said: "We are really excited to be launching OnBlackheath, the first music and food festival on Blackheath Common. With so many amazing artists and hugely talented, renowned chefs showcasing their cooking skills, we're sure it's going to be a very special weekend."
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