Join legendary acts for a day of musical carousing on London’s Blackheath this summer. On the 28th of July, the capital’s picturesque heathland will host an array of familiar faces from local band (turned international phenomenons) Madness to indie/rock’s finest, The Zutons, and Liverpool’s original pop supremos, The Lightning Seeds for a day of family-filled mayhem. Following last year’s sell-out success, the festival is returning for its second year. Tickets are on sale now (here).

Stretching across the glorious Southern side of Greenwich’s park, Uptown Festival boasts three fun-filled stages, a dedicated family area, the ‘funnest’ funfair in town and a delectable range of street food. Catering to all family members (and mouths), Uptown 2024 has introduced larger stage screens and an even bigger selection of hot and cold food and beverage options. Families of every size will be welcomed back by the BIG Big Top arena, perfect for seasoned dancers and groovers, whilst the delightful Little Town area eagerly entertains every single tot in tow.

Soundtracked by industry greats, Uptown 2024 is a spectacular family day out for every generation.

Taking place on Sunday the 28th of July 2024, buy your tickets now, here.

About The Artists
Madness, the iconic British band and ska-pop pioneers, are one of the most influential acts in the music industry. With their infectious blend of catchy melodies, irreverent lyrics, and unmatched stage presence, Madness has left an indelible mark on the hearts of fans worldwide. From their breakthrough in the late '70s with hits like ‘One Step Beyond’ to the '80s classics such as ‘Our House’ and ‘Baggy Trousers,’ Madness went on to boast a career spanning four decades and are cherished by fans old and new alike.

The Zutons have etched their name in musical history with a fusion of genre-defying hits. Originating from Liverpool, this band has delivered a distinctive sound of rock, soul, and a touch of psychedelia. With infectious hooks and soulful melodies, The Zutons have captured audiences worldwide, earning acclaim for anthems like ‘Valerie’ and ‘Pressure Point.’ Led by charismatic frontman Dave McCabe, the indie trailblazers continue to leave their mark on the live circuit.

The Lightning Seeds, a musical powerhouse in the world of pop-rock, were founded by visionary Ian Broudie. Soon after their formation, the band became synonymous with anthemic tunes in stadiums and beyond. With a career marked by infectious optimism and a knack for crafting sing-along classics, The Lightning Seeds remain a beloved force who can evoke a sense of joy and nostalgia as soon as they set foot on stage.

About The Festival Crowd
As the masterminds behind acclaimed events Uptown Festival, KISSTORY, Downtown, Superboxx, among others, The Festival Crowd are redefining the entertainment landscape in the UK. The Crowd is a leading force in the realm of event organisation and are renowned for curating unparalleled experiences across a range of epic music festivals.

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