Billy Ocean, Sister Sledge, and De La Soul top the bill of The West End Festival 'Fiesta' taking place on the open-air Kelvingrove Bandstand in Glasgow, Scotland from Friday 24th to Sunday 26th June 2016, as part of a three-day celebration concluding the city's annual West End Festival.
The 'Fiesta' will feature support from a host of Scottish bands and DJ's, as well as a gourmet street-food market, craft beers and a cocktail bar courtesy of Glasgow's Laneways Collective. Also confirmed are DJ Format, Disco's Revenge (Harri & Domenic b2b, The Revenge), Fat Suit, Stanley Odd, Pro Vinylist Karim, Rebecca Vasmant, Chris Astrojazz, The Marco Cafolla Band, Melting Pot, and Al Kent.
Tickets go on sale on Friday 29th April at 9am, priced from £29.50, and eFestivals will have links to buy them then.
For the line-up details as available see the West End Festival Fiesta line-up page.
Fiesta Organiser Ricky Scoular said, "The West End Festival Fiesta is designed to be much more than just a series of gigs. We wanted to create something really special to round off the West End Festival and to bring the Kelvingrove Bandstand to life in spectacular style."
He added, "Who doesn't love Billy Ocean, De La Soul or Sister Sledge. They are true legends and we can't wait to see them on stage here in Glasgow, supported by some of Scotland's finest local talent."
Billy Ocean, currently in the midst of UK tour, said, "I love Scotland and can't wait to play the Kelvingrove Bandstand as part of the Fiesta weekend. I have been lucky enough to play a lot of cool venues, but this place looks pretty special. It's going to be a great party, that's for sure."
The West End Festival is Glasgow's largest multi-cultural event and will run from Friday 3rd June, concluding with the West End Festival Fiesta on June 24th, 25th and 26th.
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