Stand by to rock back to the 80s with Bruce Foxton’s From The Jam and Big Country as Jack up the Weekend heads to Newport to make it an Easter Bank Holiday weekend to remember.

Jack Up The Weekend is an exciting new spin off event from the organisers of the hugely successful Jack Up The 80s Summer festival.

Perfect for lovers of 70s and 80s music, Jack Up The Weekend will feature 2 great headline bands performing live in concert – 1 a firm favourite with Jack Up festival goers and the other no stranger to the main stage at the Isle of Wight Festival, with both acts boasting a stunning catalogue of stirring worldwide hit songs.

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Expect to hear hits after hit including Beat Surrender, Going Underground, Start, Eton Rifles, In a Big Country, Chance, Fields of Fire and many, many more.

With tickets strictly limited in number this a rare and unique opportunity to enjoy an up close and personal evening of unbeatable musical entertainment in an intimate indoor setting, at 1Leisure Medina in Newport.

The 2 concert nights take place on Friday 19th and Saturday 20th April 2019 and will be held in the big sports hall at the Leisure Centre with bar courtesy of Island Ales.

Tickets, priced at just £26, are on sale now and are available from

You can also buy tickets over the counter at all 3 1Leisure sites – Medina (Newport), Westridge (Ryde) and The Heights (Sandown).

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News of the returning Jack Up Summer festival in August 2019 will follow shortly

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