The KITE Stages

The KITE Stage – An outdoor arena for the biggest acts in the world. With the likes of Grace Jones, TLC, Mavis Staples and lots more performing across the weekend.

Heavenly Presents – A place where new talent can find an audience and cult favourites can make a home. Featuring Baxter Dury, The Orielles, Gwenno and many more.

The Skylark Bookshop & Social – Meet the authors, get your book signed, search for that elusive record, enjoy a coffee, browse the shop whilst listening to carefully curated music – welcome to the Skylark Social!

The Pod – Listen to your favourite podcasts live. A space for the best thinkers in the world to record their conversations in front of a live audience.

The Town Hall – Be part of some of the biggest ThinkIns at the festival and take part in KITE Lessons. Get a crash course in some of the world’s most complex topics from some of the brightest voices in the world.

The Forum – A large tent for key note talks and conversations with today’s most influential voices hosted by leading journalists. For those who want to be challenged, informed and heard.

The Bandstand – Catch your breath watching emerging musical talent and spoken word artists or get involved in a communal experience with the KITE choir.

All artist performances and speaker appearances are subject to change.