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Reload Festival 2017

Celebrating all things 80s

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The Basics

8-10 September 2017
Norwich, United Kingdom

Reload Festival is an 80s music festival at Norfolk's Country Showground, celebrating all things 80s with its lineup of rock, pop, R&B and disco.

This September's bill will be topped by the original Funki Dreds Soul II Soul, British rockers Level 42 R&B sensation Billy Ocean. 

Alongside the music, Reload will also be laying on a vintage funfair, dance classes, Club Tropicana, kids workshops, record stores, pub quizzes and Abbey Road Studios’ Songshack, where festival-goers will have the chance to record their own hit single. 


  • Main Stage
  • The Brand New Heavies
  • The Heatwave
  • Kenny Thomas
  • Level 42
  • Soul II Soul
  • The South (The Beautiful South)
  • Stage Two
  • Jazzie B
  • Main Stage
  • Aswad
  • Billy Ocean
  • Blue
  • Jocelyn Brown
  • Mungo Jerry
  • Odyssey
  • The Gibson Brothers
  • Stage Two
  • Craig Charles' Funk N Soul Club
  • Danny Rampling
  • Trevor Nelson

The Venue

Reload Festival 2017

Norfolk Showground
Dereham Road
Norwich NR5 0TT
United Kingdom

Norfolk Showground is an area of glorious parkland just four miles from the centre of Norwich. It is home to the world renowned Royal Norfolk Show, as well as sitting next to an 18-hole championship gold course.

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