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Event Information - 6 Music Festival

What is 6 Music Festival?

6 Music Festival is the station’s flagship live music event, this year taking place across Liverpool from 29th-31st March.

6 Music Festival By Night will take place at Eventim Olympia and Mountford Hall

(Friday 29th – Sunday 31st)

Our club nights 6 Music Festival Late will feature late night DJ sets at Invisible Wind Factory

(Friday 29th & Saturday 30th)

6 Music Festival By Day will feature spoken word, poetry, comedy and live performances at Camp & Furnace on Saturday and Sunday

(Saturday 30th & Sunday 31st)

Tickets for all events go on sale at 10am on Thursday 28th February.

Travel to/from the event

Please see individual event pages for venue related information regarding line-up, timings, travel, food, drink and accessibility

Read the full 6 Music Festival Event Terms and Conditions which include a full list of prohibited items.

How to listen/watch

6 Music Festival will be broadcast on 6 Music and BBC Sounds across the weekend, with all the performances from Eventim Olympia and Mountford Hall available to watch in live and in full at BBC iPlayer and at, with catch up for 30 days afterwards.

BBC Red Button will be available all weekend with live and on demand highlights.

BBC Four will broadcast a Best of 6 Music Festival show (Sunday 31 March).

There will also be music mixes available on the BBC Sounds app from some of the artists.