Leeds’ beloved MINT festival returns this September for the 8th edition of their annual festival. 2019’s instalment will feature brand new stage hosts, breathtaking production and another hefty lineup with more acts still to be announced.
The festivities are set to take place at RAF Church Fenton on the 28th of September. The huge airfield which holds numerous warehouses and giant hangers will play the perfect setting for a day of underground musical madness.
Wild & wonderful Spanish brand elrow are among the stage hosts, who’ll bring the flamboyant splash of colour and carnival atmosphere their known for. Headlining their “Psychedelic Trip” stage is chart topper MK, alongside two secret guests.
Other stages in action include the industrial playground of the Bunker which comprises of huge shipping containers, with the sounds of Patrick Topping, Richy Ahmed and Darius Syrossian. The giant AREA 51 hanger too returns, holding 5000 ravers who’ll be treated to a FUSE special with Enzo Siragusa, Archie Hamilton and Seb Zito, alongside industry heavyweights Seth Troxler and Apollonia and yet another secret guest.
Finally, the Terminal stage will see a variety of electronic artists during the day, before welcoming some of the hottest names in house music by night. Sam Divine, Gorgon City, Elvin Zedo and the elegant style of Claptone will all feature to close off the festival in style.
Tickets for MINT festival have sold out quickly in previous years, so be sure to get hold of yours here.
Words: Omar Thorne
Images: MINT Festival