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BBC Radio 2 in the Park 2024: Full Line-Up and Event Details

Event Overview

The festivities take place in Moor Park in Preston, Lancashire on Friday 6, Saturday 7, and Sunday 8 September. For the first time, there will also be a Friday night Radio 2 in the Park Pre-Party on the DJ stage.

Headline Announcements

Saturday 7 September

As announced earlier today by Zoe Ball on The Radio 2 Breakfast Show:Sting will front his new power rock trio to headline the BBC’s festivities in Preston on Saturday night. Fresh off the STING 3.0 tour, Sting (vocals, bass), long-time collaborator Dominic Miller (guitar), and dynamic drummer Chris Maas (Mumford & Sons, Maggie Rogers) will be performing selections of music from Sting’s timeless discography, including solo hits, surprise rarities, and The Police classics. After launching in Germany last week, the STING 3.0 Tour has already received an amazing reaction from fans and media.

Sunday 8 September

Pet Shop Boys will headline Sunday night, presenting their highly acclaimed Dreamworld: The Greatest Hits Live production – a set featuring classic hits and the latest singles from their best-selling new album ‘Nonetheless’.

Full Line-Up

Saturday 7 September

  • Sting
  • Sugababes
  • Snow Patrol
  • Craig David
  • Kim Wilde
  • Pixie Lott
  • Shaznay Lewis
  • Travis

Sunday 8 September

  • Pet Shop Boys
  • Manic Street Preachers
  • Sister Sledge feat. Kathy Sledge
  • Paul Heaton
  • Gabrielle
  • Shed Seven
  • Delta Goodrem
  • Haircut 100

Additional Information

Are You Looking for Accommodation?

If you’re planning to attend the event then consider coming for the full weekend and book your accommodation now, there are several options available in Preston and the surrounding areas. Be sure to book early to secure your stay.

How Can I Buy Tickets?

Tickets for BBC Radio 2 in the Park can be purchased through the official BBC Radio 2 website or authorized vendors Ticketmaster.

How Much Are the Tickets?

Tickets for the BBC Radio 2 in the Park festival vary in price depending on the day and type of ticket:

  • Friday (Pre-Party): General admission tickets cost £30 plus a booking fee.
  • Saturday and Sunday: General admission tickets cost £59 per day plus a booking fee. Another source mentions the price as £64 per day.
  • Enhanced Arena Tickets: These tickets cost £155 plus a booking fee and include grandstand seating, a dedicated entrance, an exclusive garden bar, and luxury restroom facilities