The organisers of the annual Splendour In The Grass have just advised that all 3 day, single day, and camping tickets to the 2013 event, taking place Friday 26 to Sunday 28 July at North Byron Parklands, Byron Bay have completely sold out.
The system laboured a little under unprecedented the demand for tickets, but once it started to move it was all smooth sailing. With an increased capacity this year, all single and three days tickets sold out in under an hour. There are still a limited number of Country Club tickets available from Moshtix but with all other tickets now gone these too are moving fast.
Event Producers, Jessica Ducrou and Paul Piticco said “What a perfect start for Splendour at our new home, North Byron Parklands! Our housewarming party is going to be awesome. Please don’t bring a pot plant!”
Although there were quite a few bands and artsist we knew were going to appear on the bill (looking at you The National, The Growl, James Blake, Airbourne, The Polyphonic Spree, and Cold War Kids, Of Monsters And Men, Deap Valley and Jake Bugg), there’s still plenty of surprises on the 2013 bill.
Mumford & Sons, Frank Ocean, Empire Of The Sun, Bernard Fanning, The Presets, TV On The Radio, and Klaxons are just a taste of the excellent additions to the 2013 bill, which has a total of 77 bands and DJ – including a yet-to-be-revealed Mystery Band (who could it be? We’ve got a few hunches…)
Taking place over three days, from Friday 26th July to Sunday 29th July, Splendour returns to its purpose built site at the North Byron Parklands in Yelgun. Organisers have waited and worked for seven years to return to their new permanent residence, 25 kilometres north of Byron, on a massive 660 acres of parkland for all the festival camping delights.
Despite the fact that tickets are sold out there is more good news on the way with the folks at the festival disclosing that they’ll be announcing the Official Splendour Sideshows on Monday, stay tuned!
For complete information and frequently asked questions on the event please go to the Splendour website: www.splendourinthegrass.com
Splendour In The Grass 2013 Lineup
FRIDAY, JULY 26
Mumford & Sons (Exclusive to Splendour)
TV On The Radio (Exclusive to Splendour)
Architecture In Helsinki
Boy & Bear
You Am I (performing Sound As Ever and Hi-Fi Way)
Clairy Browne & The Bangin’ Rackettes
Portugal. The Man
Unknown Mortal Orchestra
Yolanda Be Cool
Xaphoon Jones (aka Noah Chiddy Bang)
SATURDAY, JULY 27
The National (Exclusive to Splendour)
Empire Of The Sun
Birds Of Tokyo
Polyphonic Spree (performing the Rocky Horror Picture Show)
Fat Freddy’s Drop
Cold War Kids
Something For Kate
Art Of Sleeping
Alice in Wonderland DJ set
SUNDAY, JULY 28
Of Monsters & Men
Little Green Cars
The Jungle Giants
What So Not
Splendour In The Grass 2013 Dates & Tickets
Friday 26, Saturday 27 and Sunday 28 July
North Byron Parklands, Yelgun
info at splendourinthegrass.com