So, then, what better way to spend one of your much cherished Bank Holiday weekends than to party under the sun and the stars in the friendly company of thousands of other electronic music lovers? Outbreak Festival has every base covered with special stages hosted by huge dance brands and labels such as VIVa Warriors, Defected In The House, Sven Vath & Friends, Tribal Sessions, CUFF hosted by Amine Edge & DANCE in the extra special VIP Village, The World of Drum & Bass and Garage Nation.

As for the DJs and live acts lining up, they are a truly stellar cast of people who have headlined all over the world, have done Essential Mixes, run their own taste making labels and host their own parties in clubs around the world.

Chief amongst these are the likes of French trio Apollonia, UK chart toppers Gorgon City, Hot Creations hero Jamie Jones, Saved boss Nic Fanciulli, long time tech house titan and VIVA Warrior Steve Lawler, Cocoon’s foremost techno talent Sven Vath, French duo Amine Edge & DANCE, Panoramabar’s Cassy, Tribal Sessions resident Darius Syrossian, DC10 pin-ups Matthias Tanzmann and Davide Squillace, Chicago house don and Classic Music Company co-boss Derrick Carter, garage legend DJ EZ, dexterous DJ Oneman, new school darling Patrick Topping, plus Preditah, b, enduring house star Roger Sanchez presents S-Man, Secondcity, Shadow Child, Shy FX, Subb-An, Yousef, wAFF and plenty more besides.

With Phase 2 of the line-up coming soon in March, there will be even more to get excited about. For more info or tickets visit

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