Full line-up announced for Party in the Park 2019

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It’s an all-star line-up for the two day festival, which will take place over Thursday October 31 and Friday November 1…

Party in the Park is back at Dubai Media City Amphitheatre for 2019, and will see Fatboy Slim, The Kooks, Richard Ashcroft and Lighthouse Family take to the stage later this year.

For the first time ever, the festival will take place over two days, when Fatboy Slim headline on Thursday October 31, while Lighthouse Familiy, The Kooks and Richard Ashcroft perform on Friday November 1.

Tickets

Tickets are on sale now via platinumlist.net

While early bird tickets are already sold out, regular, fan pit and Park View tickets are still available. General access tickets are priced at Dhs250 for the Thursday and Dhs350 for the Friday. Park View tickets, offering all-inclusive food and drink are priced at Dhs675 on Thursday and Dhs999 on Friday.

 

For the first time, those looking to get even closer to their favourite artists can book fan pit passes for the Friday, which are Dhs499, or Dhs650 inclusive of six beverages before 6pm.

Festival fans looking to head to Media City Amphitheatre on both days can take advantage of a two-day general access ticket for Dhs499, or for the Park View all-inclusive, two-day pass it’s Dhs1,399.

This year, children under 10 will be able to enter the festival for free – although the Park View deck is 21+ only.

On Thursday, doors will open at 6pm, and there will even be a happy hour deal from 6pm to 8pm on Thursday, and from doors opening at 2pm on Friday until 6pm, to get festival-goers warmed up.

Line-up

Kicking things off, big beat dance legend Fatboy Slim will headline a Halloween themed gig on Thursday October 31. Worshipped for tunes such as Right Here, Right Now and Praise You, in a previous interview with What’s On in 2018, the legendary DJ told us that he “loves the abandon” of a Dubai crowd.

He’ll be supported by DJ Chris Wright and award-winning DJ duo Hollaphonic, who’ll be warming things up.

On Friday November 1, warming things up will be local talent The Supernovas and The Boxtones, before Lighthouse Family take to the stage.

Lighthouse Family rose to fame in the early 1990s, with their debut album Ocean Drive going platinum six times and remaining in the charts for three impressive years. Fans can expect to hear classics such as Ocean Drive, Higher and Lifted when they take to the stage for the first time in the UAE.

British rockers The Kooks, will also take to the stage on Friday. Over more than a decade in music, The Kooks have released smash hits including Naive, She Moves In Her Own Way and Bad Habit, and we can’t wait to see them perform all their top hits live in Dubai this November.

Also joining the Friday line-up for Party in the Park 2019 is English singer-songwriter, Richard Ashcroft joined by his full band for the first time in the UAE, who’ll be taking festival goers through some Bittersweet Symphonies, performing a string of his releases both as a solo artist and as lead singer of Verve.

It’s not just music on offer though – there’ll also be plenty of food and drink spots, a viewing deck (all-inclusive) and a market garden filled with local vendors.

Party in the Park, Dubai Media City Amphitheatre, Dubai Media City, 6pm to 1am Thursday October 31 and 2pm to 1am Friday November 1, from Dhs160. partyinthepark.ae

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