Food from around the world to fuel crowds at Victorious Festival

Enjoying the food at Victorious
Enjoying the food at Victorious
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The UK’s biggest metropolitan music festival will return for its sixth year on Southsea seafront this August Bank holiday weekend - and Victorious has got plenty to keep you entertained on and off stage.

Victorious is set to be the biggest festival weekend in the south this summer, having announced a line-up brimming with heavyweight headliners including Rudimental, New Order, The Specials, Two Door Cinema Club, and Bloc Party performing Silent Alarm.

Tibetan food at Victorious

Tibetan food at Victorious

Combined with family favourites such as All Saints, Ocean Colour Scene and The Zutons plus up-and-coming artists Lewis Capaldi and Tom Grennan, it’s sure to be a weekend to remember.

Showcasing Southsea, Victorious’ stunning seafront setting with a metropolitan backdrop creates the ultimate family-friendly festival experience. Alongside the scenery, experience an enormous free Kids Arena (Saturday & Sunday only), 13 stages packed with entertainment, bustling markets and an amazing atmosphere.

With Friday tickets currently available from £35 and Saturday and Sunday at £40 a day, Victorious Festival continues to be one of the best value festivals in the UK.

Read on to discover more about the many food and drink options that help to make the festival the ultimate place to spend the August bank holiday weekend!

Enjoy the unique atmosphere at Victorious

Enjoy the unique atmosphere at Victorious


Market Way is the perfect pathway between the Common and Castle Stage. Lined with quirky market stalls, there is plenty to look at as you wander through.

From thrift stores and handmade goods to arts and crafts and seriously good food & roaming entertainment, it’s full of hustle and bustle. Music stages from Strong Island and Havant and South Downs College add to the buzz!

The Food Court located by the bustling Acoustic Stage is the perfect place to sample something delicious. You’ll be spoilt for choice! Local to national food brands cover everything from tacos to fish ‘n’ chips.

Last year’s festival saw the welcome arrival of Street Food Way. Venture between the Common Stage Arena and World Music Village and you’ll discover a whole other area full of incredible food from all over the world. There’s so much variety you’ll struggle to choose!

Following a strict diet or have allergies? There’ll also be vegan and gluten-free options available across the site.


The stunning Southsea Castle and lighthouse play host to Southsea’s popular Champagne Bar, open every Friday night throughout the summer before joining in for the Saturday and Sunday of Victorious weekend.

Climb the ramparts and enjoy the views of the Solent with a glass of bubbly while listening to an amazing line-up of DJs. A truly unique Victorious Festival experience.


Looking for more beer choice at Victorious Festival? Don’t worry the Real Ale Village has you covered. A massive selection of local and national craft beer and real ale can be found in the Real Ale Village bar, along with hearty grub that pairs perfectly with a pint.

Here you can also enjoy entertainment provided by Mayfield Students. Their dynamic stage showcases indie, soul, covers bands and more.