Jimmy Cliff for Bearded Theory 2018

plus Jesus & Mary Chain, Sleaford Mods, The Coral, FLC, Sleeper & many more

By Neil Greenway | Published: Tue 7th Nov 2017

Bearded Theory 2018 - Jimmy Cliff
Photo credit: Andy Pitt

Bearded Theory 2018

Thursday 24th to Sunday 27th May 2018
Catton Hall, Walton upon Trent, Derbyshire, DE12 8LN, England MAP
£115 for the weekend - SOLD OUT
Daily capacity: 9,999

The first line-up announcement has been made for  Bearded Theory festival which takes place at Catton Hall, in Derbyshire on Bank Holiday weekend from Thursday 24th to Sunday 27th May 2018.

With Friday and Saturday headliners and more still to be announced, confirmed acts for the main Pallet Stage are Jimmy Cliff (Sunday headliner), Reverend And The Makers (Thursday headliner), The Jesus and Mary Chain, The Coral, Sleaford Mods, Fun Lovin' Criminals, Sleeper, The Whip, Skaciety, Show of Hands, The Shimmer Band, Random Hand, UK Subs, Tidelines, Dubioza Kolektiv, Crazyhead, The Rumjacks, and Everly Pregnant Brothers.

There's also a number of acts revealed for the Woodland Stage, who are Milburn, Jesus Jones, Jeramiah Ferrari, The Bar Stool Preachers, Pizzatramp, The Brandy Thieves, Will Varley, REWS, Blue Rose Code, Holy Moly & the Crackers, Jake and the Jellyfish, The Autumn Saints, Cara Means Friend, Ruts DC, Lucy Spraggan, Millie Manders & The Shut Up, The Bar-Steward Sons of Val Doonican, and Please Y Self.

For the details so far including day and stage splits please see the line-up page.

All tickets include Thursday entry, and are available at the prices below:-

buy tickets online 

Adult: £115 
Children aged 12-15: £55
Children aged 6-11: £28
Children aged 0-5: FREE
Car parking: £12.50
Campervans & Caravans: £37.50

A payment plan for tickets is also available.


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