30 acts have been announced by festival organisers today with KnockanStockan set to return from 27-29 July. It’s an eclectic mix for 2018 combining the homegrown and international talent.
Bound for Blessington Lakes this year so far are
Humans of the Sesh
Sim Simma Sound System
Moon Looks On
The Hot Sprockets
Wood Burning Savages
Also planned for this year are new collaborations, new stage designs, new areas to explore, art installations and more. Having taken a break for 2017, it’s all systems go for Blessington this July.
Tickets are already on sale, with Tier 1 and Friday tickets sold out. Weekend camping tier 2 tickets can be picked up at knockanstockan.ie from €135.
Thinking on bringing the younger family members? A family-friendly festival, children 12 and under go free but must be accompanied by a ticket holding adult. Families must also camp in the designated family camping area. Have a listen to some of the artists below to get a feel for the weekend.