Mumford & Sons announced as final headline act for Portsmouth’s Victorious Festival 2023

Mumford & Sons announced as final headline act for Portsmouth’s Victorious Festival 2023

Victorious Festival (25/26/27 August 2023) – the UK’s biggest metropolitan festival – has today announced the incredible Mumford & Sons as its third and final headliner for this year’s festival.

Topping the bill with the already announced UK rock giants Kasabian and acid jazz icons Jamiroquai, Mumford & Sons will further amplify Victorious’  impressive line-up.

Celebrating over a decade of success which includes multiple number one albums around the world and sold-out arena tours, the Grammy and BRIT award winning rock band will close Victorious festival as they headline Sunday evening with a UK show exclusive for 2023. 

The band are no strangers to Southsea having performed at local venue Cellars at Eastney in their early years back in 2009 and the headline slot at Victorious follows 14 years of successes and four studio albums. Crowds can expect an energetic set of back-to-back hits including Little Lion Man, The Cave and I Will Wait.

Speaking about today’s announcement Andy Marsh, Lead Booker at Victorious, said: ‘‘Mumford & Sons strike the perfect balance with the rest of our bookings and the show is going to make for a fantastic finale. Victorious 2023 is going to be huge and we are honoured that the band will be bringing their only UK show this year to Southsea. We can’t wait for August!’

Mumford & Sons join an existing line up which also includes British Mercury Music Prize winners Alt-J, Ben Howard, DJ legend Pete Tong who will deliver his Ibiza Classic with the Essential Orchestra, Sigrid, Ellie Goulding, Natalie Imbruglia, Friendly Fires, Annie Mac, Blossoms, The Charlatans, Belle and Sebastian, Jake Bugg, Kaiser Chiefs, Hard-Fi, The Vaccines, The Divine Comedy, The Coral, The Enemy, Katy B and many more.

Held in the  seaside location of Southsea overlooking the Solent, Victorious Festival is the ultimate family friendly festival experience. Early bird tickets for Victorious Festival are on sale now with weekend camping tickets from just £160 and day tickets from just £60 (fees apply). For tickets and more information, visit


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