Kasabian to headline Victorious 2023

plus Ben Howard, Alt-J, Pete Tong Ibiza Classics, Ellie Goulding, Friendly Fires, and Kaiser Chiefs

By Jane Jarvis | Published: Tue 14th Feb 2023


Friday 25th to Sunday 27th August 2023
Southsea Seafront, Portsmouth, Hampshire, PO5 3PA, England MAP
currently £180 weekend inc camping, Day tickets £60
daily capacity: 65000
last updated: Thu 27th Apr 2023

Victorious Festival will now be 3 full days, taking place over August Bank Holiday weekend, from Friday, 25th August to Sunday, 27th August 2023 on Southsea Seafront.

Taking the top spot on Saturday evening are UK rock giants, Kasabian. British Mercury Music Prize winners, Alt-J also  headline on Saturday and Ben Howard will headline the Castle Stage and close the festival on Sunday evening.

Headlining on Friday is Jamiroquai and Pete Tong, will be delivering Ibiza Classics with the Essential Orchestra, plus sets from Friendly Fire, The Charlatans and Jake Bugg with Stockport’s Blossoms in the special guest slot on Friday afternoon

Set to a backdrop of Southsea’s historic castle, Annie Mac will keep the party going with an electronic DJ set on Saturday night and Ellie Goulding will bring her folk-inflected pop sound to the seafront whilst Australian singer, and winner of last year’s The Masked Singer, Natalie Imbruglia takes the special slot on Saturday afternoon.

For the full line- up, click here.

Also announced are Scotland’s Belle and SebastianKaiser Chiefs, Sea Girls, with Hard-Fi joining the bill for a UK festival exclusive performance plus SigridThe Vaccines, The Divine Comedy, Amyl and The SniffersThe Coral, The Enemy, Katy B, Dylan, Inspiral Carpets, Crawlers, Newton Faulkner and Wunderhorse.

Speaking about Friday’s announcement, Andy Marsh, Lead Booker at Victorious, said: ‘This year’s line-up is one of our biggest to date and we’re thrilled to finally reveal more of the incredible acts our audience can look forward to in 2023. For the first time, Victorious will run for three full days and we’re proud of the expansive offering we have for our festival goers covering music, comedy and family entertainment. We’re already counting down the days at Victorious HQ, this year is going to be huge!’

Tickets for Victorious Festival are on sale now with Weekend Camping Tickets from £180 and Day Tickets from just £60 (plus booking fees).


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