Jodrell Bank Observatory

Bluedot Festival Line up

Thursday 19th - Sunday 22nd July 2018

Jodrell Bank Observatory in Macclesfield

From £159

No age restrictions

Bluedot Festival 2018 Line up

The lineup for Bluedot Festival can be found below:

Thursday 

The Blue Planet In Concert
with Halle Orchestra (Thursday Night Exclusive)

Friday

 

  • The Flaming Lips
  • Public Service Broadcasting
  • Roni Size: New Forms Live
  • Bugged Out! Takeover
  • UNKLE
  • Adrian Sherwood
  • Mad Professor
  • Alexis Taylor
  • Reach Up Disco Wonderland
  • To Kill A King
  • Keychange: Transforming the Future of Music Festivals
  • Future Then: Corporate Outer Space: Are Commercial Interests Driving the Space Race?
  • The Future Then: Stupid Apes - Is the War Always Inevitable?
  • The Future Then: Rise of the Machines - Are 'Friends' Electric?
  • Celebrating Women of Science
  • Cheshire Beekeepers Association
  • Humanitarian and Conflict Response Institute
  • Life of Water
  • Moon, Mars and Meteorites
  • #DataSavesLives
  • Splitting the Light Fantastic
  • The Carbon Impact of our Lifestyles
  • Bad Bugs vs. Good Bugs: Make a Microbe!
  • National Childbirth Trust – Mother and Baby Space
  • Practical Action
  • RSPB Macclesfield Wildlife Explorers
  • Astronomical Feasts
  • Tracking Urban Flows
  • Science (ish)
  • Michael Brooks
  • Real Ale
  • Kids Workshops and Activities
  • Film Screenings
  • Gaming
  • Global Foods
  • Fiery Spectaculars
  • Space Walks
  • Vegan and Vegetarian Cuisine
  • The Illumaphonium
  • Curious Characters
  • Immersive Installations

 

Saturday

  • Future Islands
  • Gary Numan
  • Booka Shade
  • Helena Hauff
  • Ralph Lawson 
  • Lamb
  • Nadine Shah
  • Baloji
  • Vessels
  • The Long Now
  • Plastic Mermaids
  • FEHM
  • Kerouac
  • Banana Hill DJs
  • Pearl City
  • Warmduscher
  • Space Cassette
  • Age of Glass
  • Look Mum No Computer
  • Barberos
  • Talos 4000
  • Speakman Sound
  • Keychange: The Sounds of Science, Women Music Producers & Sonic Pioneers
  • The Future Now: Decision Makers: The Future Democracy
  • Future Now: Rebuilding: Future Cities
  • Nick Tandavanitj: The Blast Theory
  • Celebrating Women of Science
  • Cheshire Beekeepers Association
  • Humanitarian and Conflict Response Institute
  • Life of Water
  • Moon, Mars and Meteorites
  • #DataSavesLives
  • Splitting the Light Fantastic
  • The Carbon Impact of our Lifestyles
  • Bad Bugs vs. Good Bugs: Make a Microbe!
  • National Childbirth Trust – Mother and Baby Space
  • Practical Action
  • RSPB Macclesfield Wildlife Explorers
  • Astronomical Feasts
  • Tracking Urban Flows
  • 'Pale Blue Dot' Theatre Production by David Windass & Andrew Pearson, performed by Sarah Brignall
  • A. C. Grayling: The Meaning of Life
  • Real Ale
  • Kids Workshops and Activities
  • Film Screenings
  • Gaming
  • Global Foods
  • Fiery Spectaculars
  • Space Walks
  • Vegan and Vegetarian Cuisine
  • The Illumaphonium
  • Curious Characters
  • Immersive Installations

Sunday

  • The Chemical Brothers [LIVE]
  • Little Dragon
  • Slowdive
  • The Orb
  • Lost Horizons
  • Acid Mothers Temple
  • Pink Kink
  • Warm Digits
  • Re-TROS
  • Park Hotel
  • Human After All [A Tribute to Daft Punk]
  • AK/DK
  • Langham Research Centre
  • JW Ridley
  • Snapped Ankles
  • Boy Azooga
  • Drahla
  • Chaouche
  • Henge
  • Future Get Down
  • Husky Loops
  • Celebrating Women of Science
  • Cheshire Beekeepers Association
  • Humanitarian and Conflict Response Institute
  • Life of Water
  • Moon, Mars and Meteorites
  • #DataSavesLives
  • Splitting the Light Fantastic
  • The Carbon Impact of our Lifestyles
  • Bad Bugs vs. Good Bugs: Make a Microbe!
  • National Childbirth Trust – Mother and Baby Space
  • Practical Action
  • RSPB Macclesfield Wildlife Explorers
  • Astronomical Feasts
  • Tracking Urban Flows
  • 'Pale Blue Dot' Theatre Production by David Windass & Andrew Pearson, performed by Sarah Brignall
  • Jo Langton // Audible Silence Series
  • Dawn Scarfe, 'Bee Strings' // Audible Silence Series
  • Alice Eldridge, 'Learning to Listen to Biodiversity' // Audible Silence Series
  • Jana Winderen // Audible Silence Series
  • Jez Riley French // Audible Silence Series
  • Real Ale
  • Kids Workshops and Activities
  • Film Screenings
  • Gaming
  • Global Foods
  • Fiery Spectaculars
  • Space Walks
  • The Illumaphonium
  • Curious Characters
  • Immersive Installations

 

 

Live-in Vehicle

Cars are not permitted in the live in vehicle field, unless towing a caravan. 

Each ticket includes a pitch of 7 x 5 meters. One pass per live in vehicle, not per person. Tents are not permitted in the live in vehicle field. Unsuitable vehicles such as unconverted vans will not be allowed entry to the live in vehicle field and will be redirected to the festival car park where sleeping in vehicles is prohibited. Suitable vehicles are those that have living accommodation with fitted sleeping and either fitted cooking or washing facilities. Motorhomes include camper vans.

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Bluedot Festival, Macclesfield
Thursday 19th July 2018 - Sunday 22nd July 2018 tickets:

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Type of Ticket Price QuantityQty
Thursday: BLUE PLANET in concert with The Halle
Adult Thursday Ticket
BLUE PLANET in concert with The Halle. Does NOT include camping. Age 16 & up.
£38.50
(£35.00 + bf)
Teen 11-15years Thursday Ticket
Does NOT include camping. Must be accompanied by a Ticket holding guardian aged 25 or over.
£0.00
Child 6-10years Thursday Ticket
Does NOT include camping. Must be accompanied by a Ticket holding guardian aged 25 or over.
£0.00
Child 5 and Under Thursday Ticket
Does NOT include camping. Must be accompanied by a Ticket holding guardian aged 25 or over.
£0.00
VIP Thursday Tickets: BLUE PLANET - The Halle
VIP Adult Thursday Ticket
BLUE PLANET in concert with The Halle - VIP area & parking. Does NOT include camping. Age 16 & up.
£64.90
(£59.00 + bf)
VIP Teen 11-15years Thursday Ticket
Does NOT include camping. Must be accompanied by a Ticket holding guardian aged 25 or over.
£53.90
(£49.00 + bf)
VIP Child 6-10years Thursday Ticket
Does NOT include camping. Must be accompanied by a Ticket holding guardian aged 25 or over.
£42.90
(£39.00 + bf)
VIP Child 5 and Under Thursday Ticket
Does NOT include camping. Must be accompanied by a Ticket holding guardian aged 25 or over.
£0.00
Friday: Flaming Lips & more
Adult Friday Ticket
Flaming Lips & more. Does NOT include camping. Age 16 & up.
£65.73
(£59.75 + bf)
Teen 11-15years Friday Ticket
Does NOT include camping. Must be accompanied by a Ticket holding guardian aged 25 or over.
£27.50
(£25.00 + bf)
Child 6-10years Friday Ticket
Does NOT include camping. Must be accompanied by a Ticket holding guardian aged 25 or over.
£27.50
(£25.00 + bf)
Child 5 and Under Friday Ticket
Does NOT include camping. Must be accompanied by a Ticket holding guardian aged 25 or over.
£0.00
Saturday: Future Islands & more
Adult Saturday Ticket
Future Islands & more. Does NOT include camping. Age 16 & up.
£65.73
(£59.75 + bf)
Teen 11-15years Saturday Ticket
Does NOT include camping. Must be accompanied by a Ticket holding guardian aged 25 or over.
£27.50
(£25.00 + bf)
Child 5 and Under Saturday Ticket
Does NOT include camping. Must be accompanied by a Ticket holding guardian aged 25 or over.
£0.00
Child 6-10years Saturday Ticket
Does NOT include camping. Must be accompanied by a Ticket holding guardian aged 25 or over.
£27.50
(£25.00 + bf)
Sunday: The Chemical Brothers & more
Adult Sunday Ticket
The Chemical Brothers & more. Does NOT include camping. Age 16 & up.
£65.73
(£59.75 + bf)
Teen 11-15years Sunday Ticket
Does NOT include camping. Must be accompanied by a Ticket holding guardian aged 25 or over.
£27.50
(£25.00 + bf)
Child 6-10years Sunday Ticket
Does NOT include camping. Must be accompanied by a Ticket holding guardian aged 25 or over.
£27.50
(£25.00 + bf)
Child 5 and Under Sunday Ticket
Does NOT include camping. Must be accompanied by a Ticket holding guardian aged 25 or over.
£0.00
Weekend tickets
Adult Weekend Camping Release 1
16 or older. Includes camping within standard campsites with entry from 2pm Fri 20th July 2018.
£168.25
(£159.00 + bf)
TICKET SOLD OUT
Adult Weekend Camping Release 2
16 or older. Includes camping within standard campsites with entry from 2pm Fri 20th July 2018.
£178.75
(£169.00 + bf)
11-15yrs Weekend Camping
Includes camping from 2pm Fri 20th July. All under 16s must camp in same area as parent/guardian.
£85.75
(£79.00 + bf)
6-10yrs Weekend Camping
Includes camping from 2pm Fri 20th July. All under 16s must camp in same area as parent/guardian.
£27.50
(£25.00 + bf)
Under 5yrs Weekend Camping
Includes camping from 2pm Fri 20th July. All under 16s must camp in same area as parent/guardian.
£0.00
Vehicles
Weekend NOT Camping Car Park Pass
Required for all vehicles inc motorbikes. Purchase in advance to speed up entry and save money.
£22.00
(£20.00 + bf)
Weekend Camping Car Park Pass
Required for all vehicles inc motorbikes. Purchase in advance to speed up entry and save money.
£22.00
(£20.00 + bf)
Thursday Car Park Pass
Required for all vehicles inc motorbikes. Purchase in advance to speed up entry and save money.
£16.50
(£15.00 + bf)
Friday Car Park Pass
Required for all vehicles inc motorbikes. Purchase in advance to speed up entry and save money.
£16.50
(£15.00 + bf)
Saturday Car Park Pass
Required for all vehicles inc motorbikes. Purchase in advance to speed up entry and save money.
£16.50
(£15.00 + bf)
Sunday Car Park Pass
Required for all vehicles inc motorbikes. Purchase in advance to speed up entry and save money.
£16.50
(£15.00 + bf)
Live-in Vehicle (7x5 Meter Pitch)
Motorhome Ticket
Valid only for live in vehicles, cars are not permitted in the live in vehicle field, unless towing
£87.50
(£79.00 + bf)
NOT ON SALE
Caravan Ticket
Valid only for live in vehicles, cars are not permitted in the live in vehicle field, unless towing
£87.50
(£79.00 + bf)
NOT ON SALE
Other
Travel Carbon Offset Donation
Please join the Energy Revolution: 100% of your donation will be invested in renewable energy
£3.00
Charity Donation £2.00

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Last Year's Bluedot Festival Lineup

Goldfrapp
Vitalic
Hawkwind
Mr. Scruff
DJ Yoda
Eddy Temple Morris
DJ Cheeba
Joe Goddard
Late Night Tales present Nightmares on Wax
Alt-j
Pixies
Orbital
Soulwax
Warpaint
Ezra Furman
Shobaleader One
Shura.
Andrew Weatherall
Factory Floor
Max Cooper
The Moonlandingz
Dallas Campbell
Whyte Horses Experience
Boxed In
Anna Meredith
Jane Weaver
Radiophonic Workshop
Rival Consoles
The Comet Is Coming
Meilyr Jones
Marc Riley
David Kirby
Matthew Cobb
Coasts
Currents
Conflicts & Kings By Helen Czerski
Creativity In A World Of Machines
How Cutting Edge Science Is Redefining Contemporary Art?
The Dark Web. Frank Cottrell Boyce
Astronomyy
Ten Fe
Toothless
Virginia Wing
DJ Woody
Diabel Cissokho
Hannah Peel & Tubular Brass
Andy Votel
Mary Casio: Journey To Cassiopeia
Richard Herring.
Space Cassette DJs
Age Of Glass
Henge
Flamingods.
Plastic Mermaids
Girl Sweat Pleasure Temple Band
The Early Years
Goat Girl
Tvam
Lost Colours.
Makeness
Team Picture
Wovaka Gentle
Ethan & The Reformation
Ider
Horsebeach
Lovell Telescope
Professor Danielle George
Sheena Cruickshank
Annual Concept
Helen Bagnall. Fake News
Chris Lintott & Galaxy Zoo
Teresa Anderson
Aravind Vijayaraghavan
Tim O'Brien
Colony By Mike Blow & Alison Ballard
How I Hacked My Way Into Space / Unlimited Theatre.
Rajasthan Brass Band. Parades & Walkabout.
Telescope Projections. Nick Revell Presents.
Anchorsong. John Robertson presents The Dark Room.
Toby Hadoke presents For The Love Of Doctor Who.
Men Behind The Mask. David Prowse. Brian Muir.
Seed, by Pif Paf. Nice Day For It by Aidan Moesby.

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