Loosefest 2023 in Newcastle: Full set times, travel to the festival site and how to get remaining tickets

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After a hugely successful event in 2022 Loosefest returns to Newcastle’s Town Moor this weekend for a massive weekend of dance and electronic music.

When is Loosefest 2023?

The festival will be taking place over two days this weekend. It will start on Saturday, August 5 and will run into Sunday, August 6.

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Loosefest music festival is happening this weekend.
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Music will start at 12 noon on both days and music will run until 10:30pm.

How to get to Newcastle’s Town Moor

The festival site can be easily reached from the top end of Newcastle City Centre. It is a five to ten minute walk from Haymarket Metro and bus stations. It is also accessible from Jesmond Metro station which is around 15 minutes away on foot.

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Full set times for Loosefest 2023 in Newcastle

The full set times are as follows:

Saturday, August 5

Capital Main Stage

  • Chris Shaw 12 noon – 1:15pm
  • Sam Lavery 1:15pm – 2:25pm
  • Goodboys 2:15pm – 3:15pm
  • Tinchy Stryder 3:15pm – 3:45pm
  • Belters Only 3:45pm – 4:45pm
  • Nathan Dawe 4:45pm – 5:45pm
  • Sigala 5:45 – 6:45
  • Example 6:45pm – 7:45pm
  • Sean Paul 8pm – 9pm
  • Joel Corry 9pm – 10:30pm

Trick Stage

  • Melle Brown 12 noon – 1:30pm
  • KETTMA 1:30pm – 3pm
  • Schak 3pm – 4:30pm
  • Hannah Laing 4:30pm – 6pm
  • Ben Hemsley 6pm – 7:30pm
  • Patrick Topping 7:30pm – 22:30pm

What The Funk Stage

  • Peveral 12 noon – 1:30pm
  • Natasha Kitty Kat 1:30pm – 2:30pm
  • Dam Swindle 2:30pm – 3:30pm
  • DJ Fat Tony 3:30pm – 4:45pm
  • A-Trak 4:45pm – 6pm
  • Crazy P Soundsystem 6pm – 7:30pm
  • Kenny Dope 7:30pm – 9pm
  • Horse Meat Disco 9pm – 10:30pm

Mixtape Stage

  • Local Resident 12 noon – 1pm
  • Artful Dodger 1pm – 2pm
  • DJ Luck and MC Neat 2pm – 3pm
  • Judge Jules 3:30pm – 4:30pm
  • Ladebare b2b Dan Stafford 4:40pm – 5:30pm
  • Black Legend 5:30pm – 6:30pm
  • Dawkins b2b Sourboy 6:30pm – 7:30pm
  • Devlin 7:30pm – 8pm
  • Kathy Brown 8:30pm – 9pm
  • Phats and Small 9pm – 10pm

Sunday, August 6

Capital Main Stage

  • Felix Leiter 12 noon – 1:30pm
  • Meg McHugh 1:30pm – 2:30pm
  • Junior Andre 2:30pm – 3pm
  • Shane Codd 3pm – 4pm
  • Jess Bays 4pm – 5pm
  • Wes Nelson 5pm – 7:30pm
  • Tinie Tempah 5:30pm – 6:30pm
  • Jax Jones 6:30pm 7:30pm
  • Craig David 7:45pm – 8:45pm
  • Chase and Status DJ set 9pm – 10:30pm

Lets Get Loose Stage

  • Ty Gill 12 noon – 1pm
  • Airwolf Paradise 1pm – 2pm
  • Franky Wah 2pm – 3pm
  • Syreeta 3pm – 4:15pm
  • Meg Ward 4:15pm – 5:30pm
  • Archie Hamilton 5:30pm – 6:45pm
  • East End Dubs 6:45pm – 8pm
  • Alan Fitzpatrick 8pm – 9:15pm
  • Hot Since 82 9:15pm – 10:30pm

Worried About Henry Stage

  • GBSN b2b Ollie Holmes 12 noon – 1pm
  • LENS 1pm – 1:45pm
  • Gardna 1:45pm – 2:30pm
  • Goddard 2:30pm – 3:15pm
  • Koven 3:15pm – 4pm
  • Bou 4pm – 5pm
  • Kings of the Rollers 5pm – 6pm
  • Hedex 6pm – 7pm
  • Subfocus and Dimension 7pm – 8pm
  • Andy C 8pm – 9pm
  • My Nu Leng 9pm – 10pm

Utopiar Stage

  • Emilio b2b Sturridge 12 noon – 1:30pm
  • Joe Gullis 1:30pm – 2:15pm
  • NRG Trax 2:15pm – 3pm
  • Ian Van Dahl 3pm – 3:45pm
  • Olly James 3:45pm – 4:30pm
  • Flip n Fill 4:30pm – 5:15pm
  • Ultrabeat 5:15pm – 6pm
  • Billy Gillies 6pm – 6:45pm
  • MDDLTN 6:45pm – 7:30pm
  • Andy Whitby 7:30pm – 8:15pm
  • Multunes 8:15pm – 9pm
  • Darren Styles 9pm – 10pm

Are Loosefest tickets still available?

Day tickets for both days are still available through the event’s website, although full weekend ticket shave sold out.

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