Everything you need to know about Live At Leeds: In The Park festival

We’re counting down the days until the May bank holiday weekend.

Live At Leeds: In The Park is the ultimate day fest for anyone looking to celebrate summer with indie favourites aplenty.

The bi-annual festival hosted either ‘In The City’ in the autumn, or ‘In The Park’ in the summer. The summer portion is the second of its kind to go ahead this year, and it promises an action-packed day of alternative indie anthems from a range of established and up-and-coming artists alike.

Here’s everything from the lineup to tickets and where to park your car, so you have everything you need to prepare for Live At Leeds: In The Park 2023.


Returning for 2023, Live At Leeds: In The Park, will see indie favourites Two Door Cinema Cub bringing Temple Newsam to life on Saturday 27 May 2023.

The Northern Irish musicians will be sure to bring the best of their latest album and true to the name, Keep On Smiling, and fuse their set with classics from their earlier days like Undercover Martyn, What You Know and Bad Decisions.

Adding to the plethora of talent already heading up Temple Newsam this summer, DMA’s and The Hives have been added to the line-up, set to bring the house (well, field) down with heavy guitar riffs and a host of non-stop hits that’ll have the crowd on their feet all night long.

The Hives’ frontman Pelle Almqvist says that the band are ‘very proud’ to be heading over to Leeds in May: “Some festival names just have a ring to them don’t they? Live At Leeds. It sounds like some upper echelon rock shit and if this year’s edition wasn’t before, now it is. The Hives are very proud and happy to join this upper echelon.

Joining the headline act are plenty of bands from near and far that need no introduction. The Lathums, Wigan’s finest, will be performing alongside Tom Walker, Everything Everything, The Big Moon, Black Honey and more besides.

The full lineup is as followed:

  • Two Door Cinema Club
  • Cavetown
  • The Hives
  • Tom Walker
  • Everything Everything
  • Låpsley
  • DMA’S
  • Lime Cordiale
  • Sir Chloe
  • The Big Moon
  • Gengahr
  • The Beths
  • Black Honey
  • Skinny Living
  • The Lathums
  • The Crawlers
  • Skinny Lister
  • CMAT
  • Pillow Queens
  • Ber
  • Panic Shack
  • Enola Gay
  • Modernlove.
  • Opus Kink
  • Brooke Combe
  • Afflecks Palace
  • deadletter
  • Psymon Spine
  • Rose Gray
  • Low Hummer
  • Prima Queen
  • Dolores Forever
  • Ellur

When and where

Live At Leeds: In The Park takes place on Saturday 27 May 2022 at Temple Newsam, Leeds.

The full address is: Temple Newsam Road, Leeds LS15 0AE


Early Bird tickets have now sold out but there’s still plenty of tickets to get your hands on for the day itself.

General Admission tickets cost £60 each for the full day, and Under 5s go free.

All remaining tickets are available via See Tickets here.

Live at Leeds and Slam Dunk Tickets

Those wanting to make a full weekend festival, you can also get a combo ticket for Live At Leeds: In The Park, which takes place the day before, and Slam Dunk for a discounted price. Tickets cost £150.70 for the two festivals, with tickets available via See Tickets here.

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Getting there

Live At Leeds: In The Park Festival takes place at Temple Newsam, which is around 20 minutes from the city centre, and accessible by taxi, car or shuttle bus.

From Leeds

Coach travel is available for those trekking from further afield, but for us in Leeds, shuttle buses will be available from Sovereign Street in the city centre with a choice of booking in advance or on the day. Shuttles will be operating from 11.30am-4pm and to Temple Newsam and then 8pm-1am back to the city centre.

Shuttle tickets cost £5 each way (plus booking fee) and can be purchased via See Tickets here.

Car parking at Temple Newsam usually costs £6 per vehicle and can be booked in advance here.


If you want somewhere safe to store your bags, Live At Leeds: In The Park is offering the opportunity to prebook lockers here.

Costs vary from £8 for smaller items to £15 for large lockers.

Official Afterparty

The official afterparty will be held at The Wardrobe in Leeds city centre, taking place from 9pm til late, and it’s all themed around one of Leeds’ most missed venues, The Cockpit.

DJ Dan Lomax – one of the original DJs from The Cockpit’s legendary club nights will be ‘spinning the best post-punk, indie-sleaze, nu-rave, trashy rock’n’roll and reliving the old days with 2 decades of classics’ all night long, and tickets cost just £3 each.

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