Beat-Herder FestivalBeat-Herder, the beloved Lancashire festival, is set to make a triumphant return in 2024 with an enticing Thursday line-up that promises to kick off four days of hedonistic joy. Celebrating its seventeenth year, the festival has earned a reputation for its vibrant energy, diverse musical offerings, and commitment to its free party roots.

This year, attendees can expect over 20 stages showcasing world-class DJs, live acts, comedians, and surprises aplenty. The Thursday line-up features an array of talent, including DJ and producer Denis Sulta, known for his dynamic performances blending house, techno, and disco influences. Joining him are Scottish dance duo LF System, Radio 1's Future Dance DJ Sarah Story, house music legends K-Klass, and Leeds DJ duo PBR Streetgang.

Trash Manor, another highlight of the festival, will host jungle and DnB favorite SHY FX, alongside 4AM Kru and Mark XTC, promising an eclectic and eccentric courtyard of chaos. Meanwhile, the Smoky Tentacles stage will feature the skilled and versatile MC Sparkz, known for his clever lyrics and energetic vibes.

Beyond the music, Beat-Herder is renowned for its magical landscape, featuring larger-than-life sculptures and interactive installations that transform the grounds into a playground of creativity and expression. This attention to detail has earned the festival accolades such as the 'Unique Festival Arena' at the 2019 AIF Festival Awards and 'Extra Festival Award' at the UK Festival Awards.

With characterful venues like Hotel California, The Garage, The Parish Church, and Julie’s Barn also hosting festivities on Thursday, Beat-Herder 2024 promises to be an unforgettable experience for attendees seeking a blend of music, art, and vibrant atmosphere.

Line Up

Beat-herder Thursday line up poster

Ticket Information

3 Day adult camping from: £182.32
3 Day teenage (13 - 17) camping from: £129.32
3 Day children (2-12) camping from: £49.50
3 Day infant (0-2): Free
4 Day adult camping from: £235.32
4 Day teenage (13 - 17) camping from: £155.82
4 Day children (2-12) campingfrom : £65.00
4 Day infant (0-2): Free

All prices include booking fees.

Payment plans available

Tickets available from the the festival website