Bestival has announced that House of Vans will be making its UK festival debut for its 2018 event, which is taking place in August on the Lulworth Estate in Dorset.
House of Vans will take the form of a warehouse-style structure with a live music stage, bar, vintage photo booth and workshop space. There will be screen printing hosted by Lovenskate, hair braiding hosted by Keash, skate film screenings and merchandise giveaways.
A connected exterior courtyard will include a lounge space, art installations curated by Bestival artistic director Josie da Bank and food and juice concessions.
Bestival was founded in 2004 by Josie da Bank and Ziggy Gilsenan, and this year is celebrating its 15thanniversary.
Music across the weekend will be programmed by House of Vans, and Bestival’s sister label Sunday Best Recordings. Long term media partner to Bestival, DIY Magazine, will also cover all four days of House of Vans music across their channels. The stage’s full line up will be announced on 10thJuly.
Bestival curator Rob da Bank said: “We’re really excited that House of Vans will be at Bestival for their first ever UK festival experience. Just like us, innovation and creativity are at the heart of everything that they do, so you know their stage is going to special.
“With Sunday Best, DIY and House of Vans all in on the music action, it’s going to be packed to the rafters al weekend long.”