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Festival spotlight: HowTheLightGetsIn


Written by Don't Panic
01 Friday 01st May 2015

The biggest philosophy and music festival in the world, HowTheLightsGetIn, has recently released its line up. The programme includes an array of musical acts, from house duo The 2 Bears to rapper Mike Skinner, who feature alongside lectures and discussions from some of the worlds leading academics and thinkers.

The music festival is taking place in the depths of Wales in the small, picturesque town of Hay-On-Wye. It kicks off on the 21st May and lasts eleven days, with music, lectures and comedy lasting you right until the end of the month.

The festival itself is being organized by The Institute of Art and Ideas, a not-for-profit organization with a passion for spreading new ideas through society. With 650 events, 280 music acts, 8 stages and a unique programme, it’s sure to be an event to remember.

Check out the full programme here.


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