This festival of indie, pop, electronic and alternative music is a travelling show, moving between three cities over three consecutive days.
Firmly focused on showcasing artists with promising future careers, Dot to Dot provides a big platform for bands and acts taking steps towards bigger and better things; Ed Sheeran, The xx and Florence & The Machine have all been featured on previous bills. Uniquely, the festival tours between three cities on three consecutive days in May, bringing the same lineup to a range of venues in each location.
Dot To Dot festival starts up on 22 May in Manchester, rolls on to Bristol on 23 May and finishes up on 24 May in Nottingham; a full lineup of acts is due to be announced shortly.
Explore the world's largest football collection, learn about the history and culture of England's national sport and take part in other footy-related indoor activities at Manchester's National Football Museum.