Split Festival tickets up for grabs

by Kate Smith

Win tickets for Sunderland's very own festival.

Sunderland's very own Split Festival returns later this month with the Futureheads set to headline the event.

The band, who recently supported Red Hot Chili Peppers at the Stadium of Light, will not only perform at the event, but they have also attracted a number of big-name acts to star over the three day extravaganza.

The fun kicks off at Ashbrooke Sports Club over the weekend of September 21, 22 and 23.

Acts already taking part, alongside The Futureheads, include The Unthanks, Field Music, Kathryn Williams, Kyla La Grange, This Ain't Vegas, The Lake Poets, The Cornshed Sisters, Let's Buy Happiness, Warm Digits, Young Liar, Natasha Haws, The Chapman Family, The Greeting Committee, John J Presley, Richard Dawson, Lilliput, The Unit Ama, The Real Davina and Algiers.

safc.com have tickets to give away for the three day festival, alll you have to do to be in with a chance of winning a pair is send your answer to the question below to webmaster@safc.com with your contact number and the subject line 'SPLIT FEST.

Q: Three concerts were held at the Stadium of Light this summer, can you name the act that kicked off the trio of shows?


Ticket prices for this year's Split Festival have been frozen, Teen Tickets and Student discount have also been introduced. To encourage families to attend there is a policy in place entitling under 11s free entry in to the festival.

Standard Tickets:
£25 Saturday
£25 Sunday
£40 Weekend ticket

Under 18 & Student Tickets:
£17.50 Saturday
£17.50 Sunday
£30 Weekend ticket

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For more info visit www.splitfestival.com