Hot Chip named as second headliner of Margate’s By The Sea festival

Foals will also headline sold-out event in November

Hot Chip will headline the first ever By The Sea festival in November, joining Foals on the bill of the two-day event.

The festival will take place at Margate’s Dreamland on November 13-14 with Hot Chip headlining the Friday night of the event (November 13). Foals will headline the following day with further bands and artists to be announced shortly.

Dreamland recently reopened and is a fully functioning amusement park, featuring rides and arcades as well as a ballroom where the bands will perform.

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Tickets for the Saturday at By The Sea sold out in two minutes when they went on sale earlier this year. Tickets to see Hot Chip headline the first day of the festival will go on sale this Friday (September 25) at 9am. Tickets are £28.50 and include access to amusements, rides and arcades.

Additionally, a very limited release of weekend tickets go on sale at 9am on September 26, priced £55.

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