Tickets are now on sale for one of the South East’s biggest summer music festivals – Hi Tide at Dreamland Margate.
The two day festival on 4 & 5 July will be headlined by Fatboy Slim and Madness, with support from huge name acts including Rudimental (DJ Set) – who sold out their last appearance at Dreamland in summer 2019 – Jax Jones, Hannah Wants, Baxter Dury, Gentleman’s Dub Club, Hollie Cook, and Riton with many more names to come.
The event will be a highlight of Dreamland’s 100th birthday celebrations, as the vintage amusement park celebrates its centenary year in 2020.
This brand-new two-day festival has been created by from Fifty Six Group, the team behind the celebrated sell out Demon Dayz with Gorillaz which took place at Dreamland in 2017.
Hi Tide will have two separate stages across the 15,000 capacity amusement park over the two days, with live artists, DJs and thrilling rides giving guests all the fun of the fair in an incredible festival setting. Single day admission tickets gives access to the whole amazing experience and unlimited rides, plus all the bands and artists for the chosen day, with weekend passes available.
Tickets went on sale at 9am on Friday 31st January. The festival will be the biggest music event that vintage amusement park has hosted since it reopened in 2015.
Dreamland CEO Eddie Kemsley (f) said: “This is a going to be a phenomenal event for Dreamland, and for the people of Kent. We are thrilled to present not one but two incredible headline artists over one epic weekend at our beautiful park in our centenary year. We can’t think of a better birthday party!
“We really pleased to be working with Fifty Six Group again, and to build on the amazing success of Demon Dayz. It’s going to be a big year for Margate.”
Fifty Six Group CEO Mags Revell said: “After Demon Dayz we really saw there was a need to bring a major festival to Margate and for the local Kent community. Hi Tide will become a yearly event that we hope will be taken into the hearts of the local community and in turn they will help us create its personality as it grows.”
With excellent road and rail links, Dreamland Margate is less than 90 minutes from central London.
LINE UP (1st announce)
SATURDAY 4TH JULY
- FATBOY SLIM (Headline)
- Jax Jones
- Hannah Wants
- More to be announced
SUNDAY 5TH JULY
- MADNESS (Headline)
- Rudimental (DJ set)
- Baxter Dury
- Gentleman’s Dub Club
- Hollie Cook
- More to be announced