Radio 1's Big Weekend

People enjoying some outdoor music

50,000 music fans will descend on Norwich over the weekend of 23-24 May for BBC Radio 1's Big Weekend.

Held at Earlham Park next to the University of East Anglia, the three different stages will host some of the world's top artists.

Act on the Main Stage will include:

  • Muse
  • Taylor Swift
  • Foo Fighters
  • The Vaccines
  • Sam Smith
  • Rita Ora

Meanwhile on the 'In New Music We Trust Stage' Rudimental and Jamie T will headline the Saturday and Sunday respectively.

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23-24 May - Heading to Radio 1's Big Weekend in Norwich? Check the local weather forecast.

BBC Radio 1's Big Weekend is the UK's biggest free-ticketed event, now in its 11th year.

Previous Big Weekend venues include:

  • Glasgow
  • Derry
  • Maidstone
  • Swindon
  • Bangor
  • Carlisle
  • Hackney

Last year's event was held in Glasgow to tie in with the 2014 UK Commonwealth Games. Headline acts included:

  • Katy Perry
  • One Direction
  • Kings of Leon
  • Coldplay
  • Rita Ora
  • Pharrell Williams
  • The 1975 

 At this year's Big Weekend in Norwich, artists from all genres will be playing on one of the three stages:

  • Main Stage
  • In New Music We Trust Stage
  • BBC Introducing stage

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