Here are 10 great reasons why you need to get tickets for South Central Festival

South Central Festival is a brand new music festival taking place at the King George V playing fields in Cosham on the May bank holiday weekend (May 25-26) - and we've gathered together 10 great reasons why you should get your tickets now from

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Friday, 29th March 2019, 4:12 pm
Boy George

1. Mr Motivator

Lycra-clad feelgood fitness guru Mr Motivator became famous in the 1990s as he encouraged the nation to be more active on ITV breakfast show GMTV. Now he’s back to get people up and moving with his mix of positivity and exercise routines.


Helter skelter

2. Secret Gin Garden

Get away from the crowds at the festival and relax with a cool drink, sampling some of the best gins around.


3. Craig David

Sean Paul

Southampton-born singer-songwriter Craig made his debut in 1999 providing the vocals for the Artful Dodger track Re-Rewind (The Crowd Say Bo Selecta) and has become one of the most succesful R&B singers of his generation.


4. Giant Maze

Prepare for a fun challenge as you enter a giant maze - and then try to navigate your way out again.

Hotel Disco


5. Boy George

The pop icon will be performing with a full live band in a UK festival exclusive show that includes solo material alongside Culture Club’s greatest hits.


Mr Motivator

6. Paul Chuckle

Paul and his brother Barry found fame as The Chuckle Brothers, a comedy double act known for their BBC children’s programme ChuckleVision and catchphrases including ‘to me, to you’.  Since Barry’s death in 2018, Paul has continued to perform solo.


7. Sean Paul

Sean Paul’s distinct voice, catchy rhythms and first class productions have been the perfect blend for the success of this Grammy Award-winning, international superstar.

The Jamaican singer’s recording career took off with the single Baby Girl. He has since earned several Grammy and Billboard Music Award nominations.

This multi-platinum artist has performed for huge audiences in some of the biggest venues around the world. He has also worked with a number of international stars such as Busta Rhymes, Beyoncé, Rihanna, Kelly Rowland and Nicki Minaj.


8. Rev Run & DJ Ruckus

Rev Run, best-known as the frontman of legendary rap group Run-DMC, has been described as one of the most iconic figures in music.

He has sold tens of millions of records worldwide and is widely credited for ushering rap music into mainstream culture.

He is an inductee of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Run-DMC has been named the greatest hip-hop artist of all-time by both MTV and VH1.

Rev Run and DJ Ruckus have performed throughout Europe, at the Super Bowl, Cannes Film Festival, the Oscars and the Grammys.


9. Helter Skelter

Take a break from the music and get in touch with your inner child by enjoying some fairground fun on a traditional helter skelter.


10. Hotel Disco

Enjoy the atmosphere of this immersive experience as Hotel Disco plays the tracks guaranteed to get the crowd going.