Justin Fletcher aka Mr Tumble, Union J, Collabro, Dick & Dom, Sam & Mark, The Cuban Brothers, and The Vegetable Orchestra lead the bill for British Summer Time at London's Hyde Park 'Family Day' on Sunday 28th June 2015.
The final day offers a line-up to please the whole family featuring a mix of musical acts, comedy and family entertainment, plus street food, at value for money prices.
Dick & Dom said: "We're really looking forward to being your twisted ringmasters of the main stage for this massive family event. We'll be bringing you the biggest names and best acts. It's going to be THE best day out for the kids.......and you!!"
A favourite from last two years, Horrible Histories will return with their original live sketches, they will be joined by Science TV Series Brainiac Live! who will take the audience for a ride through the wild world of the weird and wonderful.
Renowned theatre company Chickenshed also return with performances of its acclaimed and highly popular children's show Tales from the Shed.
In addition a host of characters join the summer fun, including Bart & Homer Simpson, Spongebob Squarepants, and Titan the Robot. Penguin Random House will be bringing along some family favourites - Spot the Dog and Baby Bookworms for storytelling sessions, games, dancing and singing. Young babies will be able to explore texture, shape and sound in the interactive workshops based around Ladybird's 'Baby Touch' books. Peppa Pig and George will also be having their very own reading sessions too.
Shaun The Sheep will also be at Hyde Park for fun and games around the farmyard with Shaun and his friends. There will be baa-rrilliant themed activities such as Shaun's Sheep Hopper Maze, Sheep Shape Clay Modelling, Dodge Cabbage Team Game and Get Fit With The Flock.
Cook and Line CBeebies Swashbuckling Pirates will bring fun songs and silly slapstick comedy.
Teens will find something to keep them entertained in the Teen Zone or Urban Area.
The Summer Stage will be dedicated to the young rising stars of YouTube, with performances from Bethan Leadley, lifestyle vlogger Helen Anderson will be sharing fashion and beauty tips and taking questions from the audience; Hazel Hayes - Chewing Sand, comedic duo The Mandeville Sisters, Becca Lammin and Grace Victory, Ugly Face of Beauty will all be there to share their lifestyle tips. There will also be meet and greets with YouTube Stars in the Guest Area.
The Urban Area will be filled with a mix of urban sports from the Extreme BMX Team and the Parkour Team with workshops available for a taste of the street vibe scene.
James King, Senior Vice President, AEG Live comments: "The line up for this year's family content day is our best yet. We have gathered together the very best in children's, teen and family entertainment and it is a fantastic way to round off an exceptional 2 weeks of comedy, music and entertainment."
Early bird tickets go on sale at 9am Wednesday 29th April priced from £12.50 until 5th May, and will be available on the link below.
The Strokes top the bill on Thursday 18th June with Beck, Future Islands, Temples, Public Service Broadcasting, The Wytches, Hinds, Gengahr, Yak, and Kieran Leonard.
Blur will headline Saturday 20th, with a line-up that includes Metronomy, The Horrors, Jupiter Bokondji and Okwess International, Drenge, Roots Manuva, Kitty Daisy & Lewis, Teleman, Iris Gold, Fufanu, and Sugarmen.
Kylie, with Grace Jones, and Chic featuring Nile Rodgers appear on Sunday 21st with Mika, Years And Years, Foxes, Bright Light Bright Light, Ekkah, Sunday Best (with Rob da Bank and friends including Mylo (DJ Set), and The Correspondents) and Pride in London.
Friday 26th will have The Who, with Paul Weller, Kaiser Chiefs, Johnny Marr, Gaz Coombes, The Rifles, Vintage Trouble, St Paul & The Broken Bones, Sugarmen, Sleaford Mods, Slydigs, Standard Lamps, and Rival State.
Saturday 27th will be headlined by Taylor Swift with Ellie Goulding, John Newman, Vance Joy, Rae Morris, JP Cooper, Lauren Aquilina, Laura Doggett, Sheppard, Jamie Lawson, and Iris Gold.
Tickets for The Strokes with Beck, Future Islands, Temples, Public Service Broadcasting, The Wytches, Hinds, Gengahr, Yak, and Kieran Leonard, are priced from £59.50.
Tickets for Blur with Metronomy, The Horrors, Jupiter Bokondji and Okwess International, Drenge, Roots Manuva, Kitty Daisy & Lewis, Teleman, Iris Gold, Fufanu, and Sugarmen, are priced from £75.
Tickets for Kylie, Grace Jones, and Chic featuring Nile Rodgers are priced from £60.40.
Tickets for The Who headlining Friday 26th June, with Paul Weller, Kaiser Chiefs, Johnny Marr, Gaz Coombes, The Rifles, Vintage Trouble, St Paul & The Broken Bones, Sugarmen, Sleaford Mods, Slydigs, Standard Lamps, and Rival State, are priced from £69.
Tickets were priced from £55 for Taylor Swift day, and have SOLD OUT.
Prices do not include booking fees.
As well as the huge ticketed headliners, the midweek activities will return with free access for park visitors to enjoy film, music, sport and literature.
More acts for all days are to be announced soon as part of the event. AEG Live's event the Barclaycard presents British Summer Time returns to Hyde Park for a third time.
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