Prestfest 2019 confirms first act as Judge Jules

Posted on - 26th February, 2019 - 7:40pm | Author - | Posted in - City Centre, Nightlife, Preston City Centre, Preston News, What's On in Preston
The Prestfest stage on the Flag Market
The Prestfest stage on the Flag Market Pic: Ben Wareing

An outdoor concert in Preston city centre is returning this summer.


Prestfest has announced its headliner for the show with DJ Judge Jules to play on the Harris Museum balcony.

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The legendary DJ is an iconic figure in British dance music and has been named as the ‘Best DJ in the world’ by DJ Mag.

Former Radio 1 DJ Jules said: “Prestfest is a great event and I am really looking forward to playing a huge set, hopefully in the sunshine.”

Judge Jules
Judge Jules

Two more headline acts are still to be revealed for the concert on Saturday 22 June.


Mark Whittle from organisers Preston At Night said: “Prestfest is established in the city’s calendar now and we promise the 2019 event will be the best to date.

“We are really pleased to announce Jules as our first act and promise attendees that the two artists that we will be announcing shortly are big names – ticket prices will increase when the full line-up is announced, so we’re encouraging people who want to be at Prestfest to get their tickets now.”

Read more: What’s on in Preston

100 first-release tickets are available from the Prestfest website priced £5.

Previous acts to play Prestfest include Mel C, Fat Man Scoop, Tom Zanetti and Craig Charles.

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