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Parklife to announce “big plans” for 2018

Parklife, Manchester’s music festival, has announced that “big plans” for the festival’s eighth edition are set to be revealed in the New Year. The event takes place on 9-10 June 2018.

Taking place within the city’s Heaton Park, Parklife builds on its reputation as one of the UK’s leading summer festivals.

The event sees its music offering explore a mix of hip-hop, grime, pop, indie and electronic music.

A festival that truly embodies the impassioned spirit of Manchester, each edition has sold out year on year, the organiser claimed.

Parklife boasts a total of 16 areas spread across two days of music as well as a VIP arena that offers exclusive attractions and special guest DJs.

“For 2018, Parklife continues to grow and fans can expect a world-class selection of artists plus an all-new theme to mark the occasion,” the organiser said in a statement.