Create Festival organisers are pleased to announce “the magnificent” DJ Jazzy Jeff as this year’s Main Stage headliner. The American record producer, DJ, actor and comedian who is best known for his friendship and collaboration with Will Smith as DJ Jazzy Jeff & The Fresh Prince, will top the line-up at the free event in Victoria Park, Ashford, in July.
From his successes with Will Smith, to his critically acclaimed production company “A Touch of Jazz”, DJ Jazzy Jeff has won three Grammy Awards, three American Music Awards, two NAACP Awards, two Soul Train Music Awards and an MTV Music Award. Most recently, DJ Jazzy Jeff has been traveling the globe performing sets and wowing audiences with his flawless turntable skills, innovative production and musical versatility. Though DJ Jazzy Jeff is busy performing all over the world, he has not stopped producing great music. He is currently working with Philadelphia newcomer, Dayne Jordan who will also join him on stage at Create.
Create Festival is already one of the South East’s biggest and long established free music festivals, taking place every July in Ashford’s Victoria Park. The festival has grown significantly over the last five years and now features four music stages with a packed line-up of original acts spanning from rock and pop to folk and dance. The festival also features a mix of food markets, bars, outdoor theatre, arts and crafts, and creative pyrotechnics.
The festival this year will be held on Saturday 21st July 2018, Victoria Park, Ashford. You can keep up to date by follow on us on Facebook @ashfordcreate, Twitter @ashfordcreate and Instagram @createfestival
CRAIG CHARLES FUNK AND SOUL CLUB
The Craig Charles Funk & Soul Club comes to Revelation Ashford on Wednesday 18 July as part of Create Platform (14-22 July).
The legendary actor and television host, Craig Charles, is familiar to millions of people for his roles in Red Dwarf, Coronation Street and Robot Wars, and has grounded himself as a funk and soul icon after more than 15 years of broadcasting on BBC 6 Music.
As part of Create Platform, a high quality programme of events in Ashford building up to the Create Festival in Victoria Park, Craig Charles will play an assortment of classic funk and soul gems in the unique and awe-inspiring church venue Revelation Ashford.
Tickets are available direct from Revelation Ashford: https://revelationashford.cloudvenue.co.uk/thecraigcharlesfunkandsoul
2018 LINE UP