Slam Dunk Festival South 2018 at Hatfield Park in pictures

PUBLISHED: 14:09 28 May 2018 | UPDATED: 14:12 03 June 2018

Festival-goers at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)

Festival-goers at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)

Kevin Richards

Slam Dunk Festival South rocked Hatfield Park for the first time on Sunday.

Good Charlotte at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)Good Charlotte at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)

The touring pop-punk, ska punk, metal and alternative rock festival pitched up in the grounds of Hatfield House on May 27 after moving from the University of Hertfordshire.

More than 15,000 people attended the event, despite major disruption on the rail network over the late May bank holiday weekend.

There were eight stages dotted around the expansive Hertfordshire parkland site, with the two main stages headlined by Good Charlotte and Jimmy Eat World.

Girls from Cardiff at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)Girls from Cardiff at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)

PVRIS, Frank Carter & The Rattlesnakes, Slam Dunk ‘house band’ Zebrahead, Taking Back Sunday, Me Vs Hero and State Champs also played the festival at its new Hatfield home.

Elsewhere on the Slam Dunk line-up, there were sets from the likes of Creeper, The Audition, Knuckle Puck, Astroid Boys, Loathe, Sleeping With Sirens, Lower Than Atlantis and St Albans band Trash Boat.

Festival revellers at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)Festival revellers at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)

Southampton group Creeper at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)Southampton group Creeper at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)

Southampton group Creeper at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)Southampton group Creeper at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)

Broadside at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)Broadside at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)

A group from Brighton at Hatfield for the day at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)A group from Brighton at Hatfield for the day at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)

The Audition at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)The Audition at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)

Loathe at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)Loathe at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)

Counterparts at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)Counterparts at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)

Southampton group Creeper at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)Southampton group Creeper at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)

The Faim at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)The Faim at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)

The Faim at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)The Faim at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)

The Faim at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)The Faim at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)

The Faim at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)The Faim at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)

Astroid Boys at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)Astroid Boys at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)

Fans watching Astroid Boys at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)Fans watching Astroid Boys at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)

Astroid Boys at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)Astroid Boys at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)

Astroid Boys at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)Astroid Boys at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)

Homesafe at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)Homesafe at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)

Homesafe at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)Homesafe at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)

Time for a Signature beer at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)Time for a Signature beer at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)

The Audition at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)The Audition at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)

The Audition at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)The Audition at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)

Guttermouth at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)Guttermouth at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)

Guttermouth at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)Guttermouth at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)

The Audition at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)The Audition at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)

Guttermouth at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)Guttermouth at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)

Knuckle Puck at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)Knuckle Puck at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)

Guttermouth at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)Guttermouth at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)

Merchandise Village at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)Merchandise Village at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)

Knuckle Puck at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)Knuckle Puck at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)

Joel Madden of Good Charlotte at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)Joel Madden of Good Charlotte at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)

Loathe at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)Loathe at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)

Loathe at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)Loathe at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)

Happy to have made the crowd surf at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)Happy to have made the crowd surf at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)

Southampton group Creeper at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)Southampton group Creeper at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)

Southampton group Creeper at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)Southampton group Creeper at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)

PVRIS at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)PVRIS at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)

PVRIS at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)PVRIS at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)

PVRIS at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)PVRIS at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)

Taking Back Sunday at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)Taking Back Sunday at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)

PVRIS at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)PVRIS at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)

PVRIS at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)PVRIS at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)

PVRIS at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)PVRIS at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)

Taking Back Sunday at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)Taking Back Sunday at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)

Taking Back Sunday at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)Taking Back Sunday at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)

Taking Back Sunday at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)Taking Back Sunday at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)

Me Vs Hero at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)Me Vs Hero at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)

Me Vs Hero at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)Me Vs Hero at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)

Taking Back Sunday at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)Taking Back Sunday at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)

Taking Back Sunday at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)Taking Back Sunday at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)

Frank Carter & the Rattlesnakes at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)Frank Carter & the Rattlesnakes at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)

Frank Carter & the Rattlesnakes at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)Frank Carter & the Rattlesnakes at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)

Frank Carter & the Rattlesnakes at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)Frank Carter & the Rattlesnakes at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)

Frank Carter & the Rattlesnakes at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)Frank Carter & the Rattlesnakes at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)

Festival-goers with Jagermeister stage in the background at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)Festival-goers with Jagermeister stage in the background at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)

Pollen, a group from Brighton, at Hatfield for the day at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)Pollen, a group from Brighton, at Hatfield for the day at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)

PVRIS at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)PVRIS at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)

PVRIS at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)PVRIS at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)

PVRIS at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)PVRIS at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)

Taking Back Sunday at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)Taking Back Sunday at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)

Taking Back Sunday at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)Taking Back Sunday at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)

Taking Back Sunday at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)Taking Back Sunday at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)

Taking Back Sunday at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)Taking Back Sunday at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)

Taking Back Sunday at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)Taking Back Sunday at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)

Taking Back Sunday at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)Taking Back Sunday at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)

Taking Back Sunday at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)Taking Back Sunday at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)

Taking Back Sunday at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)Taking Back Sunday at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)

Jaegermeister Stage at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)Jaegermeister Stage at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)

The acoustic stage at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)The acoustic stage at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)

Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)

Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)

Good Charlotte at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)Good Charlotte at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)

Joel Madden of Good Charlotte at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)Joel Madden of Good Charlotte at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)

Joel Madden of Good Charlotte at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)Joel Madden of Good Charlotte at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)

Good Charlotte at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)Good Charlotte at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)

Good Charlotte at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)Good Charlotte at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)

Joel Madden of Good Charlotte at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)Joel Madden of Good Charlotte at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)

Joel Madden of Good Charlotte at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)Joel Madden of Good Charlotte at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)

Good Charlotte at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)Good Charlotte at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)

Good Charlotte at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)Good Charlotte at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)

Joel Madden of Good Charlotte at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)Joel Madden of Good Charlotte at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)

Good Charlotte at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)Good Charlotte at Slam Dunk South 2018 Hatfield (pic: Kevin Richards)

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