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SPLENDOUR IN THE CITY Lineup Announcement
Splendour in the Grass Sydney Pop Up
Saturday 10 – Sunday 18, July
Overseas Passenger Terminal, Circular Quay, Sydney
Tickets on sale 9 am, Friday 18 June from Moshtix
Splendour in the Grass is thrilled to announce that your favourite Aussie festival is heading to the Harbour City! SPLENDOUR IN THE CITY will pop up at Sydney’s Overseas Passenger Terminal from Saturday 10 to Sunday 18 July.
Supported by the NSW Government, Splendour in the City will offer Sydneysiders and visitors a tantalising, nine-day long taste of Splendour goodness with over 20 artists across two rooms, the Comedy Club, long table dining, specialty bars including The Strummer Bar and The Winery, art installations, markets, Little Splendour kid’s program, a Freak VR room pop up and more.
While all events in the Customs and Cargo Halls are ticketed with all proceeds going to the artists, entry to the general event area is free so patrons can drop by on a whim for dinner or drinks during the nine day pop up.
Splendour in the City’s 900 capacity Customs Hall and 400 capacity Cargo Hall are set to host a bunch of Australia’s biggest and brightest home-grown talent in a rare intimate setting including….
|10 JULY||SPACEY JANE|
|11 JULY||TASH SULTANA + MATILDA PEARL|
|14 JULY||OCEAN ALLEY + CLEWS|
|15 JULY||ILLY + MASKED WOLF + A.GIRL|
|16 JULY||RUNNING TOUCH|
|17 JULY||VERA BLUE + CXLOE|
|18 JULY||VIOLENT SOHO + TEENAGE JOANS|
|10 JULY||COMEDY FEAT. NIKKI BRITTON, TOM BALLARD, MICHAEL HING + MORE|
|11 JULY||COMEDY FEAT. NAZEEM HUSSEIN, NATH VALVO, LEWIS HOBBA + MORE|
|12 JULY||BIG TWISTY + THE FUNKNASTY|
|14 JULY||THE SOUTHERN RIVER BAND + VAST HILL|
|15 JULY||ZIGGY RAMO + ALICE SKYE|
|16 JULY||TRIPLE ONE|
|17 JULY||EARLY SHOW – THE LAZY EYES EP2 LAUNCH|
|17 JULY||LATE SHOW – EBONY BOADU PRESENTS|
|18 JULY||DUNE RATS + TOTTY|
Alongside the music, Splendour in the City will also feature some of the country’s most hilarious stars of comedy in the Cargo Hall across Saturday 10 and Sunday 11 July, 8 pm – 10.25 pm.
SATURDAY 10 JULY
NIKKI BRITTON. TOM BALLARD. MICHAEL HING. GEN FRICKER. NINA OYAMA. DAVE WOODHEAD. MEL BUTTLE. TOM WALKER. CAMERON JAMES. KIRSTY WEBECK. OLIVER TWIST. FLOYD ANDERSON-HUNT.
SUNDAY 11 JULY
NAZEEM HUSSAIN. NATH VALVO. LEWIS HOBBA. DEMI LARDNER. JORDAN RASKOPOULOS. SAM CAMPBELL. SAM TAUNTON. TOM CARDY. CONCETTA CARISTO. EMMA HOLLAND. JOHN CRUCKSHANK. LAUREN BONNER.
Keen to grab a meal before the gig? Or maybe just drop in after work for a drink and a snack? Splendour in the City will offer a variety of dining options including long table dining alongside a carefully curated selection of food trucks and market stalls.
Ever dreamt about going backstage at Splendour? Splendour in the City is bringing the backstage vibes to Sydney, lovingly recreating the artist’s Strummer Bar alongside a number of the festivals favourite watering holes including the Palm Springs inspired The Winery, Tiny Tinder Bar and more.
If you’re in the market for something a little more wholesome and kid-friendly then Splendour in the City has that covered too! Splendour in the Grass’ legendary kids’ area Little Splendour will offer a mix of live entertainment and activities for the littlest festival fans on weekends.
Plus stay tuned for news about Splendour in the City’s Arts Program and Freak VR pop up where you can get a sneak preview of the Splendour XR world before the online event.
“While we’re still working towards our Byron Bay event in November and are very grateful for the ongoing support from our Splendour community, we hope that the Splendour in the City pop up, alongside our recently announced Splendour XR virtual festival, will tide you all over in the meantime” said Jessica Ducrou, Co-founder Splendour in the Grass. “Hugest thanks to the NSW Government and Destination NSW for their support to make this happen” she said.
NSW Minister for Jobs, Investment, Tourism and Western Sydney Stuart Ayres said the event would be hugely popular among Sydneysiders and visitors.
“Splendour in the City will reinforce why Sydney is the greatest city in the world – we’re open for business and we’re enjoying COVID-safe live entertainment against the most spectacular backdrop of Sydney Harbour,” Mr Ayres said.
So, rally the troops, sort your gig tickets and get ready to dip your toe or reminisce all those amazing Splendour memories!
9 DAYS – 2 LIVE VENUES (TICKETED) – MUSIC – COMEDY – MARKETS – FOOD TRUCKS – ART – THE STRUMMER BAR – LITTLE SPLENDOUR – THE WINERY – LONG TABLE DINING + MORE