T IN THE PARK 2016 IS UNDERWAY
The wait is over for the fun to begin – T in the Park got underway this afternoon as the first campers arrived and pitched their tents.
The sun shone down on the Perthshire countryside this afternoon as the campsite gates opened, and festival organisers DF Concerts and founding partners Tennent’s Lager welcomed the first fans to T in the Park 2016!
There’s still time for music lovers to make sure they’re part of the celebrations and get their hands on the last few remaining tickets – available now from www.tinthepark.com.
Calum Park from South Lanarkshire said: “I’m excited for T in the Park as it’s an incredible weekend to be surrounded by great mates, great music, and have lots of fun and just have a really amazing time!”
Meghan King from Glasgow said: “I’m buzzing for everybody to come together, to enjoy the music and have a great weekend!”
Festival Director Geoff Ellis said: “The moment we open the T in the Park campsite gates and welcome the first campers is always my favourite part of the weekend. It’s an amazing feeling to see the first festival fans arrive. There was a phenomenal atmosphere today, and a great sense of excitement amongst the campers. T in the Park fans are truly the best audience in the world, we hope everybody has a fantastic weekend!”
George Kyle, Head of Sponsorship, Tennent’s Lager, said: “It’s fantastic to welcome the first campers to T in the Park 2016. The site looks great, the sun is shining and the atmosphere is incredible! After a massive success for its debut year, our bar The Tennent’s Arms is back with an amazing line-up curated by the Sub Club and a stunning rooftop terrace overlooking the Main Arena. And of course we have the T Break Stage with a vast array of amazing talent set to play over the weekend.”
As anticipation reaches fever pitch at the main arena opening tomorrow, T in the Park fans can look forward to a packed weekend of music, magic & memories.
Follow @TITPinfo on twitter for information across the weekend.
T IN THE PARK APP
Make sure you download the official T in the Park app and start planning your ultimate weekend with your friends. One of the many great features of the app is the chance to favourite artists you want to see and create your own unique schedule for the full weekend – ideal!
Wondering how you’re going to get from Dua Lipa’s opening set at King Tuts Wah Wah Tent to Jake Bugg’s performance on the Radio 1 Stage? The cartoon map will show you every area of the T in the Park site so you can fit in the most music, magic & memories over the weekend.
Prepare for an easy and hassle free camping experience with Be Chilled, which allows campers 18 or over to pre-order their cans of Tennent’s Lager and Magners Original cider online at www.tennetns.com/bechilled and collect them, freshly chilled, when they arrive at the campsite over 7th – 10th July
THE AFTER PARTY
T in the Park is famous for its after party. This year campers can have a barrel of laughs The Stand Comedy Tent, take in an extravagant burlesque performance from Club Noir on Thursday and Friday night, sing along to their favourite tune at Band-aoke all weekend and dance the night away in the Slam Tent which opens on the Thursday night with a host of Scottish talent. Glaswegian popstress Kloe will also host her own stage Kloe presents Blakout on Thursday night.
THE TENNENT’S ARMS
Check out the belter of a line-up, curated by the Sub Club, for the Tennent’s Arms at T in the Park 2016! Headliners Greg Wilson, Marquis Hawkes & Horse Meat Disco will be joined by a whole host of incredible Scottish DJ talent alongside Tennent’s Lager cocktails and an outdoor roof terrace offering views of the Main Arena.
Tickets for T in the Park 2016 are on sale now from www.tinthepark.com and remain at the same price for a fourth year running. T in the Park’s home Strathallan Castle is centrally located in the heart of the beautiful Perthshire countryside, approximately one hour away from both Edinburgh and Glasgow. Lying on an estate sprawling a massive 1000 acres, surrounded by beautiful woodland, the site has expanded for 2016 with the Main Arena now a quarter bigger in size and the campsite increasing by a larger amount.
Fans can secure their place in the Strathallan Castle crowd with T in the Park 2016 now on sale from www.tinthepark.com, www.ticketmaster.co.uk or 08444 999 990.
Pink Moon Camping is new to T in the Park 2016 and provides a unique camping experience, offering hassle free pre-pitched tents and a range of home comforts in an exclusive campsite – for more information and ticket prices, go to: www.tinthepark.com/tickets.
Boutique camping options in The Residence are also available for those looking for luxury living at T in the Park – check out www.tinthepark.com/theresidence.
Wristbands for Refresh – the pamper parlour which offers access to salon standard hair washing facilities, hair straighteners, hair dryers, and premium showers and toilets – are also available from www.tinthepark.com/refresh.
Fans can keep up to date on the latest T in the Park news via www.tinthepark.com, www.facebook.com/tinthepark and by following on Twitter @Tinthepark, and on Instagram @tinthepark.
T IN THE PARK: MUSIC, MAGIC, MEMORIES
T IN THE PARK 2016 TICKETS
T in the Park tickets are available from: www.tinthepark.com, www.ticketmaster.co.uk or 08444 999 990
Ticket type Price (all subject to booking fee)
Friday day ticket £82.50
Saturday day ticket £82.50
Sunday day ticket £82.50
Weekend (no camping) £184
Weekend and Camping £194
Thursday Weekend and Camping £205
VIP Friday day ticket £142.50
VIP Saturday day ticket £142.50
VIP Sunday day ticket Sun £142.50
VIP Weekend (no camping) £315.00
VIP Weekend Camping £325.00 (access to general campsite)
VIP Thursday & Weekend Camping £335.00 (access to general campsite)