Isle of Wight Festival 2010

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Isle of Wight Festival 2010
Genre rock, pop
Dates 11–13 June 2010
Location(s) Seaclose Park, Newport, Isle of Wight, UK
Website
Official website

The Isle of Wight Festival 2010 was the ninth revived Isle of Wight Festival to be held at Seaclose Park in Newport on the Isle of Wight. The event ran from 11 until 13 June 2010. Tickets were released on Friday 4 December 2009.

The 2010 event was the last in the current contract with the Isle of Wight Council to take place, tying in with the last event for Festival First, guaranteeing festival-goers a ticket for three years. Event organisers Solo are in discussion with the Isle of Wight Council to seal a deal to guarantee the Festival continue for a further ten years.[1]

The first acts were confirmed as Jay-Z, The Strokes, Blondie, Pink, Squeeze and Orbital.[2]

Line up[edit]

The complete line up was as follows:

Main stage[edit]

Friday

Saturday

Sunday

Big Top[edit]

Thursday (campers and Festival First only)

Friday[3]

Saturday

Sunday

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