Live entertainment powerhouse Superstruct Entertainment has acquired a stake in the UK’s only professional action sports and music festival, Nass (National Adventure Sports Show).
Established in 2008, the annual four-day event brings together a number of athletic competitions in skate, BMX, inline and FMX with live music spanning drums and bass, hip-hop, grime, garage and house.
The 30,000 capacity event, which takes place at the Royal Bath & West Showground in South West England, has previously hosted artists including Chase & Status, Giggs, Rudimental, Stormzy, Public Enemy and Loyle Carner.
The Nass Festival was created, promoted and managed by Vision Nine, who also produce Superstruct-owned Boardmasters
The Nass Festival was created, promoted and managed by Vision Nine, who also produce the Superstruct-owned surf and music festival Boardmasters. Terms of the agreement between the two companies were not disclosed.
Superstruct, backed by Providence Equity, counts Sziget, Elrow, Parookaville, Wacken Open Air, Boardmasters, Sonar, Tuska and Zwarte Cross among its extensive portfolio of European festivals.
Last month, IQ revealed that Superstruct had acquired the UK’s premier science and music event, Blue Dot.
IQ has contacted Vision Nine to comment on the acquisition.
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