This spectacular event is back, brought to you by the multi-award winning Bestival team.
Taking place on the Bank Holiday weekend of 27th and 28th May and set on Southampton Common, Common People is a glorious two-day metropolitan festival, uniting all tribes under the Southampton sky, bringing the blithe spirit of Bestival right to the heart of the city.
Common People’s music line-up is a feast of the finest that the live music and DJ scenes have to offer, from legendary stalwarts of the festival scene and guaranteed crowd pleasers, to the most exciting new acts that are getting those in the know all hot under the collar, you can expect nothing less than the very best to bring together everyone in a party of unanimous joy. It’s not all about the music though as Southampton Common will be transformed into an enchanted wonderland of eye-popping attractions and fun-fuelled escapism.
PLUS ACROSS THE WEEKEND: JUNK PRESENTS: LUCA PILATO / JORDAN MCKINLAY / CARUANA, CULTURA / BUDDY LOVE / HADDA / PELO RIZARDO / DEAF BY DISCO / SOUL 45 / KAF-TAN / PETE CALLARD / HANDSOME DAVE ROCKER / LITTLE CHIEF / ALDO VANUCCI
COMMON PEOPLE ANTICS & FAMILY FUN: THE WORLD’S BIGGEST BOUNCY CASTLE /
VINATGE FUNFAIR RIDES / THE PEOPLE’S FRONT ROOM / SAINTS BRASS / SPINNEY HOLLOW BUSH CRAFTS / SCRUMPTIOUS STREET FOOD / THE JAM JAR BAR / SUGAR SKULLS COCKTAIL BUS /
KIDS AREA FEAT. BIGTOPMANIA CIRCUS, FACE PAINTING, CRAZY INFLATABLES
The Organsiers and Local Authority Safety Advisory Group have worked extensively to ensure that the impact on the local residents is minimised.
Please view the residents letter for information on set-up, noise and traffic management
If you are concerned about any aspect of the event, please contact our Residents Hotline, which will be operational from Friday 26th May 4:00PM to 8:00PM then Saturday 27th & Sunday 28th May 9:30AM – midnight.
Residents Hotline: 0330 122 6135
Issues will be raised to the Organisers and the Local Authority who will ensure they are dealt with swiftly.
Information correct at time of publication. Discover Southampton does not accept responsibility for any changes or cancellations to events and activities. It is advisable to contact the event organisers to confirm details before attending the event.