10th Anniversary Festival
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Arcadia London is an immersive festival, fusing monumental spectacle, high octane performance and thunderous bass into a spellbinding sensory experience.

Spider & show

The 50 tonne Arcadia Spider is one of the world’s most iconic festival stages. Built from repurposed military hardware, it is the festival’s main arena and the epicenter of the all engulfing Metamorphosis show.

The Guardian
Truly an immersive experience
An otherworldy experience
The Independent

New Reactor stage

Dark from lunchtime, the brand new 360 degree Reactor is an intense, indoor arena that combines vivid geometric lasers, thrilling performance and slamming basslines.

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Saturday 5th May

Stage 1

  • Leftfield (live)
  • Sven Väth
  • Groove Armada (DJ set)
  • Dusky
  • Max Cooper
  • Norman Jay

Stage 2

  • Eats Everything
  • Boys Noize
  • Matador (live)
  • Paul Woolford

Stage 3

  • A-Z:
  • London Sound Academy DJs
  • Paul Johnson
  • Subbass Academy DJs
  • Too Damn Glam DJs
  • Tristan Ingram

Sunday 6th May

Stage 1

  • Rudimental (DJ set)
  • Noisia (closing DJ set)
  • TQD (Royal T, DJ Q, Flava D)
  • Coki & Mala (Digital Mystikz)
  • Preditah B2B Bassboy
  • Ed Solo B2B Serial Killaz UK
  • Dre Skull & Jubilee (Mixpak showcase)
  • DJ Vadim

Stage 2

  • Hosted by RAM Records

  • Delta Heavy
  • Bad Company UK (DJ set)
  • A-Z:
  • Bensley
  • Calyx & Teebee
  • Chords
  • Culture Shock
  • DC Breaks
  • Ed Rush & Optical
  • Killbox (Ed Rush & Audio)
  • Loadstar
  • Mind Vortex
  • Rene Lavice
  • The Upbeats

Stage 3

  • Stanton Warriors
  • The Blast DJs
  • Kruel Intentions
  • Scoundrel (Rough Tempo)

What's on daytime

May Day weekend marks the beginning of summer. Explore the festival as sun soaked bass rumbles across three stages, barbeques sizzle and cocktails flow.

Aboriginal ceremony

The festival will see a collaboration between Arcadia and the Whadjuk Noongar nation that unites one of the world’s most ancient ceremonial traditions with one of the most futuristic.

After parties

Heaving sound systems, pumping tunes and the most iconic clubs in London. The afterparties start here.

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The Arcadia experience is built on an ethos of positive change.

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Our installations are built from repurposed military hardware, exploring the relationship between technology and human intent. The Metamorphosis show is anchored in themes of transformation and the development of the world’s first recycled biofuel pyrotechnic system helps showcase what can be done with the world’s waste.

Drawing on the primal human instincts that unite us, such as music dance and gathering around fire, Arcadia use cutting edge technology and unconventional approaches to the arts to create a universal experience that resonates across cultures.

As Arcadia has grown, the decisions taken around each opportunity and challenge we've faced has been guided by that ethos of positive change.

We hope that by through what we do, people will be inspired to come together, challenge convention, launch their own projects and have as much fun as humanly possible while minimising any negative impact on the world around us.


Arcadia Reach CIC is a non-profit organisation that reaches beyond Arcadia’s commercial boundaries, utilising Arcadia’s skills, resources and networks in communities where they can make a difference.

Look out for the merchandise stall at the festival – 100% of the profits will go toward Arcadia Reach projects

It blew my mind and made me feel like a child again, rare to find that awe in adult life!
Perry Grin
An awesome piece of theatre on an impressive scale. I was truly impressed with how the story evolved and was told and wasn't just using tech for effect.
Sam Davis
Words can't really describe it.
Kate Griffiths