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Earlybird tickets for the 2024 Eilean Dorcha Festival sold out within two hours of going on sale yesterday (Friday, December 1).

Single-day and weekend tickets for the Benbecula machair festival are now available on the official EDF website,

Signed up so far for the Friday night are dance favourites GBX, QFX, Mallorca Lee, The Eves, and Ali McFly.

Confirmed for the Saturday night are Tide Lines, Skerryvore, Manran, Trail West, and Beinn Lee.

Further acts will be announced in due course via the festival’s social media channels.

Responding to the stampede for earlybird tickets, the EDF organisers posted: “WOW!!! What a response!! 2 hours in, and the earlybird tickets have completely SOLD OUT!!

“Thank you for your brilliant support.”

Meanwhile, the festival is looking for volunteers to help with various festival roles between Saturday, July 20 and Wednesday, July 31. Full details are available on the festival’s FAQ page.

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