If you want four stages and world class musicians over three days, then the Wireless Festival is for you. Held in the heart of London, this festival is easily accessible and offers acts such as Jay-Z, Kanye West, White Stripes and The Strokes. In addition, the festival is about more than just music with pampering, video games and even a beach party available to festival goers.
Tickets to the festival, held each year in Hyde Park, are available online and only from reputable dealers. The best place to purchase tickets to make sure you are getting the real deal is from the official Wireless Festival website. Tickets are also sold at the gate, but they are subject to availability. If you plan on purchase tickets this way, it is best to bring cash as card payments can take a long time to process, creating delays for everyone in the queue.
There is no camping allowed for the Wireless Festival, so your best bet is to find a hotel room near the festival site. Holiday Inn, Hilton, Sheraton and Best Western among many others have hotels in the vicinity for very reasonable rates. Because the festival is held in the heart of the city, the best way to arrive is by tube or bus. The Wireless Festival is held on the east side of Hyde Park, near Park Lane. The main entrance is to the north with the closest tube stops being Marble Arch and Hyde Park Corner station. The two main tube lines servicing the festival include the Central Line and the Piccadilly Line. Coming to the festival by bus is also another easy way of transportation. There are numerous buses running the Hyde Park from various points around London including the north, south and west parts of the city. See various bus schedules for more details on the bus numbers which will take you directly to the site.