Lytham Festival 2020: Lionel Richie to headline Saturday July 4 at Lytham Green

Lytham Festival lovers will be dancing on the waterfront along with global superstar Lionel Richie who announced this evening he will be a headline act on Lytham Green in 2020

Sunday, 24th November 2019, 7:12 pm
Updated Sunday, 24th November 2019, 7:42 pm
Lionel Richie will headline at Lytham Festival
Lionel Richie will headline at Lytham Festival

International chart-topper Lewis Capaldi, pop superstars Westlife and indie giants Snow Patrol will all appear at next year's festival in one of the biggest line-ups to date.

One final act, who will close the Sunday show, will be announced tomorrow morning.

Festival bosses at Cuffe and Taylor said they were delighted with the latest stars to play the Green and securing the event Lancashire’s biggest music festival.

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Festival director Peter Taylor is delighted with the line-up.

“2020 is shaping to be yet another massive year for Lytham Festival,” said Peter.

“We had an incredible line-up for 2019 as we celebrated our 10-year anniversary so our mission was to make 2020 even bigger and better, and we believe the festival we have planned will do just that.

“To have Lionel Richie and Westlife on the same bill as Lewis Capaldi and Snow Patrol is incredibly exciting and really does make this our biggest ever line-up.

Lewis Capaldi will perform on Thursday July 2

“There will be tens of thousands of people descending on Lytham for the five days of the festival and we can’t wait to welcome them for what will be five truly spectacular nights of live music.”

The 11th annual Lytham Festival will take place on Lytham Green from Wednesday 01 to Sunday 05 July.

Further acts to join the line-up will be announced shortly.

Five-day passes giving festival-goers access to all nights on Lytham Green are on sale now from www.lythamfestival.comIndividual tickets priced from £35 will go on sale at 8am Thursday November 28.

Westlife will open Lytham Festival on Wednesday July 1

A range of exclusive VIP offers are also available.

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Northern Irish indie rockers Snow Patrol will play Friday July 3