UK’s renowned boutique music festival Bestival is launching a new festival in Toronto this summer. The two-day event goes down June 12th and 13th at Hanlan’s Point Beach on Toronto Island.
Announced today, the inaugural lineup features Florence and the Machine and Nas as headliners, along with Caribou, Owen Pallett, Wavves, Jamie xx, SBTRKT, Flume, Rudimental, and Omar Souleyman.
Also playing are Flosstradamus, Robin Schulz, Jamie Jones, Clean Bandit, Born Ruffians, Cashmere Cat, Justin Martin, Dusky, Skream, Robert DeLong, Cassy, Shamir, and Keys N Krates.
Additionally, Bestival includes several arenas and immersive installations, including the Bollywood Temple, which celebrates the golden age of India, the Bestival Inflatable Church where festival attendees can get hitched, and the Yarn Bombing Tent featuring local craft merchants.
Single day, two-day, and VIP tickets go on sale beginning March 3rd through the festival’s website.
Bestival’s UK festival takes place September 10th – 13th at the Isle of Wight and features Chemical Brothers, Underworld, Tame Impala, Duran Duran, Flying Lotus, Future Islands, Roisin Murphy, and more.