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Full schedule for 2018 Firefly Festival unveiled

Apr 11, 2018

The 2018 Firefly Music Festival is just over two months away, and Wednesday organizers released more details about this year’s event.

The daily line-ups for the four-day event this June at the Woodlands in Dover are now set.

The lone local act on this year’s bill, Dover based hip-hop/spoken word artist Amillion The Poet,  is set to perform on the event’s opening day, Thursday June 14.

Arctic Monkeys will headline the first full day of performances Friday June 15.

Saturday’s schedule is loaded with big names.  Eminem, The Killers and Lil Wayne all scheduled to hit the stage June 16.

And Kendrick Lamar will close out Firefly this year – headlining the final night, Sunday, June 17.

In all, over 100 acts are slates to perform as Firefly returns for its seventh year in the First State. 

Single day passes for the 2018 edition of the Firefly Festival go on sale Friday at 10 a.m.  They’ll be available at a discounted price over the weekend. One-day passes for Friday, Saturday, and Sunday general admission this June will be $109 apiece until 11:59 p.m. Sunday night,  then increase to $119.  Thursday passes are only available with a four day pass purchase.