Electric Beach Festival 2017 – 16th-17th June 2017

Great Western Beach, Newquay, 16th-17th June 2017

Electric Beach Festival, Newquay, Cornwall 2017

The Electric Beach Festival is a multi-genre music festival set on Great Western Beach in Cornwall. Embracing different genres and artists, the festival attracts thousands of fans year on year.

With a healthy combination of massive beach parties and opportunities to relax, unwind and enjoy the ocean breeze, the festival caters to all tastes and moods.

Previous years events took place on Fistral Beach and included artists such as the likes of De La Soul, The Levellers, Zion Train, Dr Meaker, Crinkle Cuts, Echo Town, The Scribes and many more.

Headline Acts for Electric Beach Festival 2017

This years acts include the following:

  • Badly Drawn Boy
  • Cuban Brothers
  • Backbeat Sound System
  • Wolf Club
  • Regime
  • Caravana Sun

Highlights from Last Year’s Event

Venue Details

This year, the festival is switching from Fistral Beach to Great Western Beach. Address details are as follows:

Electric Beach Festival 2017
Great Western Beach
Newquay, Cornwall

Please note that camping is not an option for this festival so we suggest booking your tickets and accommodation early to avoid disappointment. Luckily the venue is directly in Newquay town so there are many places to stay.

Hotels Near the Electric Beach Festival

The following hotels are within easy walking distance to the festival. Accommodation is booking up fast, so make sure you book soon to avoid disappointment. These hotels also have great facilities to make your recovery time a real pleasure with great food, swimming pools, spas and lounges.

Great Western Hotel

Great Western Hotel Newquay

The absolute closest possible hotel to the festival. Just at the top of the beach road. Perfect accommodation!

8.4/10 on Booking.com

Seascape Lodge

Right opposite Great Western beach, ideal for large groups including stag and hen parties. Surfboard storage and a lively bar for warmup drinks. Cosy atmosphere and great value.

7.8/10 on Booking.com

The Cliffdene Hotel

Another great location within easy walking distance to the festival.

7.7/10 on Booking.com

Griffin Inn

A highly rated option in a great central location. Surrounded by food choices and just a couple minutes walk to the Great Western beach. There is also a great bar on-site and is only 1 or 2 minutes to Berties club.

8.7/10 on Booking.com

Still Need to Buy Your Tickets?

We’ve partnered with Festicket to offer some great packages including tickets and accommodation together. All these ticket packages include hotels that are extremely close to the festival location.

Been to this festival before? Planning to go this year? Please leave a message below and let us know what you think.



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