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Isle Of Wight Festival 2015
Seaclose Park, Newport

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August 1968 saw the first ever festival on the Isle Of Wight with a stage made out of two trailers as Jefferson Airplane, The Move and T-Rex performed to a crowd of 10,000 fans.

1969 saw the event grow with an audience of more than 150,000 people with Bob Dylan headlining the two day event. By 1970 this was THE festival to be at and a splendid 5 day extravaganza was arranged with major acts of the time lined up including the late great Jimi Hendrix.

Such was its attraction that in excess of 600,000 people turned up to the event - many declined to buy a ticket and a bit of chaos ensued - as a result the infamous 1970 'Isle of Wight Act' banning all future festivals was passed in Parliament - the fun was stopped in its tracks!

In 2002 after an enforced absence of 32 years  the festival was re-established.

Line up includes

Fleetwood Mac, Pharrell Williams, The Prodigy, The Black Keys, Billy Idol, Kodaline, Counting Crows, You Me At Six, First Aid Kit, Sheppard, Jessie Ware, The Struts, Jess Glynne, Kool & the Gang,

Ticket Information

Tickets cost £195 with camping, a teen (13-17) ticket is £145, a student ticket £180. Children 12 and under are free. Other options available and there will also be booking fees.
 

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Where can I find Isle Of Wight Festival?
Seaclose Park
Fairlee Road
Newport
Isle of Wight
PO30 2EA
United Kingdom

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Reviews
The Isle of Wight Festival 2010 Review
Promising the best line-up ever when you are the Isle of Wight Festival is a big claim, so could this year's festival achieve the impossible? We found out for sure
Sunday @ The Isle of Wight Festival
if asked who their surprise band of the weekend was, I would put money on it being GLC...
Saturday @ The Isle of Wight Festival
The Maccabees?...performance of the weekend so far!
The Isle of Wight 2009
Pendulum hit the stage as NASA on a Bass Test. Drinks hit the floor; cigarettes were extinguished and 40,000 people were the best dancers on the island.....!!!
Friday at the Isle of Wight
By the end of play on Friday night the Isle of Wight had truly arrived... “At festivals you should expect the unexpected”
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