Festival season is upon us and the Isle of Wight Festival 2017 line-up is strong. Here we take a look at who will be playing, the dates and how you can watch coverage on TV and online. Watch live coverage of Glastonbury 2017.

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Isle of Wight Festival 2017 dates and line-up

This year’s festival takes place 8-11 June at Seaclose Park, Newport.

Here is the Isle of Wight 2017 line-up in terms of the headliners for each day:


  • David Guetta
  • Run DMC
  • Kaiser Chiefs
  • Rag’N’Bone Man
  • Nothing But Thieves
  • Sex Pissed Dolls


  • Arcade Fire
  • Catfish And The Bottlemen
  • The Kooks
  • Texas
  • Jack Savoretti
  • Tom Chaplin


  • Rod Stewart
  • Bastille
  • George Ezra
  • Imelda May
  • The Shires
  • The Vamps
  • Jack Maynard
  • Scouting For Girls

How to watch Isle of Wight Festival 2017 on TV

Thanks to modern technology, you don’t have to be at festivals like this to enjoy what happens there. No being sick on the ferry, trying to sleep in a tent or traipsing through mud for the whole weekend.

You can watch coverage of the Isle of Wight Festival 2017 on Sky. The broadcaster’s Sky Arts channel will be presenting the show hosted by Edith Bowman, Maya Jama and Ricky Wilson.

Tune in on 9, 10, and 11 June at 8pm to watch live coverage including the main stage. This year you can watch in 4K Ultra HD if you’re a Sky Q customer with a compatible TV. Find out more about Sky Q and read our Sky Q review.

Because the coverage is on Sky Arts, you can watch online with services like Sky Go. If you’re not a Sky customer you can use it’s Now TV service which is available on a wide range of devices including smartphones, tablets and media streamers. The Entertainment package includes Sky Arts.