Did we mention Madness are hosting their very own festival on London’s Clapham Common this August Bank Holiday?
The legendary ska-rockers have curated the one-day House of Common event on Monday 29 August and here’s just 10 reasons why it’s shaping up to be the perfect family day out. Then, once you’re suitably prepped (and trust us, you will be), head over to Ticketmaster.co.uk to book the last remaining tickets!!
1. WORLD-RENOWNED BANDS
House of Common will have the likes of MADNESS, Toots & The Maytals, David Rodigan, Hot 8 Brass Band , Norman Jay and many more providing music all day long…
2. FAMILY FRIENDLY
A huge undercover MINOR MADNESS kids arena which includes a play garden, giant funky inflatables to suit every age, rides and madcap activities throughout the day. In the unfortunate event of the heavens opening, the kids arena is big enough to comfortably house all children.
3. DELICIOUS STREET FOOD
We will have handpicked street vendors with foods from all across the world on display. From the traditional burgers and chips to Lebanese cuisine reaching all the way out to Oriental and Indian food to ensure your taste buds are satisfied.
4. HUGE BARS WITH ICE COLD BEVERAGES
We will provide you with vast amount of bar frontage as well as a the quick serve mechanism which will mean queuing times will be very limited so you can enjoy your ales, ciders and lagers without any hassle.
5. FIRST CLASS FACILITIES
The festival site will be equipped with plenty of clean toilets, huge bars, high quality sound systems and all the amenities you would expect at a seasoned festival.
6. PLENTY OF SPACE
House of Common will take place on the same site as the South West Four festival which holds double the capacity of people of House of Common so there will be plenty of space for big ‘uns and little ‘uns throughout the day.
7. EASY TO GET TO
Located at the beautiful Clapham Common, the festival site is situated in the heart of London where there are plenty of transport links so getting to and from site will be as easy and as you like.
8. TOKEN-FREE BARS
Make sure to bring enough cash for the day to take advantage of our cash-friendly bars but even if you do run out, don’t fret, we have plenty of cash points on site.
9. FREE WATER POINTS
There will be an abundance of free water points dotted across the whole festival site so you won’t be kept thirsty on what we’re all hoping will be a hot summer’s day.
10. SEASONED FESTIVAL ORGANISERS
The organisers of the event have been holding festivals of this size and larger for over a decade now so you can be assured that all it’s going to be a day to remember.
Madness headline House of Common at Clapham Common, London on Monday 28 August. Last remaining tickets (including family options) are available via Ticketmaster.co.uk.