Jika Jika! Festival Host End of Summer Blowout in North West Ireland

Words by: Polly Lavin
Posted: 29/8/11 9:31

Jika Jika Festival Host End of Summer Blowout in North West Ireland After several years of working through logistical and local barriers Derry~Londonderry promoters ‘Jika Jika’ hosted their first all day festival featuring Irish producer and Wave imprint artist John Daly and Paul Woolford  in North Donegal, Ireland in June of 2011.  Following on from the debut success ‘Jika Jika’ will host an end of summer festival on Saturday September 10th from 3pm – 12.30am.

In addition to an outdoor tented area and warehouse area the venue will also host a new chilled lounge with total capacity across the 3 rooms for 1500 people. A fully licensed bar with reasonably priced drinks and hot food will also be available.

Line-up across the 3 rooms include Bedrocks ‘Guy J’, Innervisions producer ‘Ame’ fresh from the Innervisions showcase at ‘We Love’ in Space, Ibiza, Wall of Sound’s Ashley Casselle, Canada’s Jay Tripwire and Lionrock legend Justin Robertson.

The venue is situated less than 6 miles from Derry City, in Burnfoot, Donegal and is accessible via taxi and local Lough Swilly buses from Foyle St Bus depot in Derry city to Buncrana in Donegal. Shuttle busses will run at the conclusion of event, price to be finalised.

Derry City has a wide range of accommodation options ranging from hostels to B&B's to budget hotels.

This is a ticket only event. Standard tickets go on sale from Monday 1st August at £25stg + booking fee. Remaining tickets will be available on the door priced £30.

The promoters advise of the following disclaimer;
Tickets are non-refundable. Jika Jika! Reserves the right to refuse admission. Jika Jika! Are unable to accept liability for personal damage or injuries, or loss/damage to property or motor vehicles. Ticket holders will be subject to search on entry. Only drink purchased on the premises may be consumed there. Please respect the countryside. To protect your safety and that of others, please act responsibly. Ticket holders may be filmed and sound recorded as part of the audience. Please bring I.D. to verify age and identity.
Warning: Excessive exposure to loud music may cause damage to your hearing. Strobe lighting will also be in use. Under no circumstances will anyone wearing a football Jersey be admitted. There is strictly no camping in or around Burnfoot for this event.


Jika Jika Festival Host End of Summer Blowout in North West IrelandOUTDOOR TENT AREA (OPEN FROM 3PM-10.30PM)
Featuring:
AME (INNERVISIONS/GERMANY)*3 HOUR SET*
ASHLEY CASSELLE (WALL OF SOUND/UK)
BENT (DJ SET) *Rare Irish DJ appearance by Bent's Simon Mills*
JAY TRIPWIRE (FABRIC/CANADA)
STEPHEN PORTER (JIKA JIKA!)

WAREHOUSE AREA
Featuring:
GUY J (BEDROCK/ISRAEL) (SET BEGINS 10.30PM-12.30PM)
NEVILLE DUNBAR & WILLIAM BRITTON (CLARENCE)
DARREN ALLEN (MICROERROR)
BOYKOTT (JIKA JIKA!)
ALAN ROGERS (ELUSIVE)
NEAL COLGAN (GET LOOSE)
DEGGY LONG (KINETIC RADIO)

BOREDAUDIO CHILLED LOUNGE 
Featuring:
JUSTIN ROBERTSON (LIONROCK/BUGGED OUT/UK)
ISODISCO
BELFAST MUSIC CLUB
RONAN SCULLION & MARK DUFFIN (BOREDAUDIO)
MARK MONAGHAN (JIKA JIKA!)

Tickets
Limited early bird tickets go on sale Monday 25th July at £20+BF
Standard tickets on sale Monday 1st August at £25 + BF
Any remaining tickets will be made available at the door priced £30
Available from
Chocolate Clothing Foyle Street, Derry Tel:0044 (0)2871 369023.
Apache Tribe Clothing, 46 Upper Queen St, Belfast Tel:0044 (0)2890339985.
The Vibe Tattoo Studio, 26 Market St, Sligo Tel:00353 (0) 719194009
& Online at www.wegottickets.com


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