Bay Dreams confirms more big names in its third and final line-up announcement

If you thought the Bay Dreams Festival line-up was already next level, brace yourself – this third and final announcement knocks it out of the park.

Presented by Audiology and PATO Entertainment, New Year’s newest festival will kick off at ASB Bay Park Stadium in Tauranga with a warm-up party on January 1, with British dance and hip-hop maestro Example just announced as the night’s headliner.

Also warming up for the big day are The Upbeats feat. MC Tiki TaaneThe Peace KeepersAverage Rap BandEarth Tiger and Kings.

The main party gets underway on January 2, with US hip-hop star Yelawolf just confirmed. Undoubtedly one of the festival’s must-sees, the Alabama MC is known as one of the quickest and “lyrically dexterous” spitters in the game.

Also announced today is LA’s AC Slater, renowned for his unique blend of house music, dirty UK garage-inspired bass lines and old school rave synths.

Bay Dreams

Bay Dreams

Rounding off the third and final installment is one of New Zealand’s leading forces in the drum ‘n’ bass scene, TREI; local Bay of Plenty jack of all trades Brutus PowersDead RecipeBooty Brothers and Troy Kete.

They join the already revealed line-up: 

ShapeshifterSKREAMSticky FingersGrandmaster Flash and Bizzy BoneRyan HemsworthKilter, Summer ThievesHerman SaizRory NobleKatchafireKoraConcord Dawn and Home Brew.

With such an epic line-up, and being situated just minutes away from Mount Maunganui and Papamoa beaches, Bay Dreams is gearing up to be one of the hottest tickets around this New Year, so those planning on being there need to get in quick to avoid disappointment. For those coming from out of town, there is onsite camping for two nights from January 1.
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