The new boutique festival, which takes place on May bank holiday weekend at the King George V Playing Fields in Cosham, has a packed-line-up headed by pop icon Boy George.
He will perform with a full live band in a UK festival exclusive show that will feature solo material alongside Culture Club’s greatest hits.
Others due to be at South Central include:
Legendary dance act Leftfield
Rap music pioneer and Run DMC frontman Rev Run
Singer, songwriter and record producer Craig David
Jamaican rapper Sean Paul
Internationally-renowned producer Armand Van Helden
Chart-topping singer-songwriter and producer Example
Veteran festival DJ Jaguar Skills
TV comedy legend Paul Chuckle
Rock indie band The Hunna
Singer-songwriter John Newman
Fitness guru Mr Motivator, who will be hosting a live workout session
Spandau Ballet’s Martin Kemp, who will be getting behind the decks for a special ‘80s Gold DJ set
Drum and bass act Kings of the Rollers
Radio 1 DJ Mistajam
British musician, songwriter and producer Elderbrook
South Central will feature immersive stages including Hotel Disco, plus a craft beer beach bar, a gin festival, a huge VIP area, a street food market, a maze and a helter skelter.
Organisers promise it will be ‘full of wow moments, colour and creativity’.
Tickets for South Central Festival on May 25 and 26, which is for over-18s only, are available by clicking here