Praise for bluedot…

Since its 2016 debut, bluedot has quickly established itself as a leading light on the UK festival scene, receiving wide critical acclaim, rave reviews, and a host of industry awards.

2019

“Although only in its fourth year, Bluedot already feels like an essential summer fixture, a family-friendly carnival of music, science and outdoor art held in a visually stunning location that gained Unesco world heritage status two weeks ago.”
**** THE TIMES

“Here, science is as culturally celebrated as music, which makes for an endearing, unique mix of people and their passions”
**** THE GUARDIAN

2018

“It’s possibly the only earthly music festival loud and bright enough to be enjoyed from other planets”
**** THE TIMES

“The festival’s collision of information and entertainment proves a successful experiment”
**** THE GUARDIAN

Nominated: Live Performance of the Year for The Blue Planet in Concert, AIF Awards
Shortlisted: Best Medium Festival, UK Festival Awards
Shortlisted: Best Boutique Festival, DJ Magazine Awards

2017

“Bluedot provides something completely different in a spectacular location. After a second successful year, the festival is sure to keep going from strength to strength.”
SKIDDLE

Shortlisted: Line-up of the Year, UK Festival Awards
Highly Commended: Outstanding Public Engagement, UoM Making A Difference Awards

2016

“This bespoke, immersive, science-themed weekender offers something unique and out of this world”
THE GUARDIAN

Winner: New Festival on the Block, AIF Awards
Winner: Mind Blowing Spectacle for Brian Eno’s projection onto the Lovell Telescope, AIF Awards
Shortlisted: Best New Festival, UK Festival Awards
Shortlisted: Best Headliner for Jean Michel Jarre, UK Festival Awards