Boardmasters confirms 2018 dates

Boardmasters confirms 2018 dates

Boardmasters Festival has announced its dates for 2018 following this year’s sell-out event.

The surf and music festival, which runs for five days in Cornwall, will return next summer from August 8-13.

Headliners have yet to be announced but tickets go on sale this Thursday September 28.

This year, the 50,000-strong Boardmasters played host to Two Door Cinema Club, Jamiroquai, Alt-J, The Vaccines and Stormzy.

The festival was created in 1981 and is a combination of live music and surfing/skateboarding competitions. These take place in an around the town of Newquay with live performances taking place on the picturesque Watergate Bay.

Artists who have performed at the festival over the years include Basement Jaxx, Ed Sheeran, Calvin Harris, Faithless, Snoop Dog and Fatboy Slim.

By Georgina Littlejohn

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