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Rumour has it there is a festival in Portsmouth this weekend all set to take over tomorrow and be the first in its kind to happen in our home town.

Setting up camp from midday tomorrow in Victoria Park is Portsmouth’s first 3,000 capacity outdoor dance event.

I am sure over the last few months, whether it be word of mouth, flyers, posters, banners or Facebook you would have heard of Mutiny in the Park. Standing proud alongside other festivals such as V Festival and Exit Festival, Mutiny will be hosted by MTV’s flagship club MTV Brand.

During the day you will be treated to a two-hour set from international DJ Pete Tong who has played at as many mainstream events as I can think of.

Back in town for another session there is Less Foss from Hot Creations and a VIP set from Bontan. Not to mention Dusk, a special set from BBC Radio1 DJ Zane Lowe.

As night falls the bass gets pumping as DJ Fresh takes to the decks shortly followed by Sigma, with more beats coming from MTV residents Rewire and Varski.

If these headliners aren’t enough for you there will be a whole host of sets from talented local DJs throughout the day.

The day festival finishes at midnight, however it would be silly to think Portsmouth would be ready for bed at this point. Of course not – not when there are four different after parties that you can get involved with.

After party wristbands give you access to ALL four of these events for just £10 with a day ticket or £20 without one and they will be running until 5am!

Option one is everybody’s favourite Saturday night hangout, The Astoria, where the Love Amplified team will be welcoming back Pete Tong with his All Gone Pete Tong show.

Option two invites you to The Fleet where you can wrap your ears around Le Youth.

Option three takes over Popworld as the Funktifino Allstars are hosts.

Or option 4 Waster at Envy presents Kristian Nairn from Game of Thrones.

Please be aware that you will need ID to purchase alcohol during the day, as under 18s are allowed to attend, but all after parties are strictly over 18 only.