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Introducing Ionafest 2020

Bringing an extraordinary experience to Iona

Some of today’s biggest music artists. An astonishing naming celebration. Street-food-style pop-ups and bars inspired by foodie fantasies. And to crown it all, Norway’s awe-inspiring fjords as the breathtaking backdrop. Introducing Ionafest 2020: the extraordinary festival experience on Iona. Get ready to swap a sea of tents for sublime mountain peaks and shimmering blue waters. Savour panoramic views and luxurious accommodation after full days exploring out-of-this-world destinations. And prepare for thrilling performances from acts they can barely keep from spilling, including:



All headline acts and events are included with your P&O Cruises holiday!


Ionafest 2020

Prices from £1,273pp including your Cruise Club Cashback Ionafest 2020 is on sale now!

Iona P&O Cruises New Ship 2020

Which sailing is it?

Ionafest 2020 will take place on board Iona's G010 sailing to the Norwegian Fjords. Boarding on 4 July 2020, guests will spend their first night taking in the celebrations and entertainment whilst docked in Southampton. Iona will then set sail to Olden, Geiranger and Bergen. Prices start from £1,273pp+

IONA G010 | 4 JUL 2020 | 7 NIGHTS | FROM £1,273PER PERSON

Southampton - Olden - Cruise in Innvikfjorden - Cruise in NordfjordHellesylt - Geiranger -
Cruise in Geirangerfjord - Cruise in Sunnylvsfjorden - Cruise in Storfjorden - Bergen - Southampton

Iona P&O Cruises New Ship 2020

IONAFEST 2020 | 4-11 JULY 2020

4 July Overnight in Southampton

Day 1 confirmed Bottle smash acts and events*

Naming celebration (with top-secret headliner!)
Clean Bandit
Trevor Nelson, MBE
Jo Whiley
Chris Ramsey
Sara Cox
Alex James Orchestra

5 July Depart for Norway at 9am

Day 2-6 confirmed acts and events
Exclusive performances from special guests (more to be revealed!)
Aerial shows
Strictly Special Guest Night
Street-food-style pop-ups and bars

11 July Arrive back in Southampton

Full music lineup and headline act to be announced soon!

Iona P&O Cruises New Ship 2020

Here’s a taste of the spectacular events included in Ionafest 2020’s seven-night package:



Bottle smash!

Headline acts!

Naming celebration

DJ sets from Trevor Nelson,

Sara Cox and Alex James

Exclusive performances from

world-class comedians

Strictly Special Guest Night

Aerial shows

LED wall in the Heartbeat

Live screenings on aft decks


Silent disco


Foodie events

Adult face-painting




Heartbeat (Grand Atrium)

With Jo Whiley as host, the Heartbeat is home to exciting

entertainment and a striking LED wall streaming live events from

across the ship.


Main Stage (Headliners Theatre)

Ionafest’s Main Stage is the place to be for headline acts and

world-class performances.


Main Sky Stage (SkyDome)

Spanning two decks with its impressive glass roof, head to the Main

Sky Stage for more fantastic live music, DJ sets from Alex James,

food, drink and dancing ‘til the sun sets.


Guilty Pleasures Lounge (The Club House)

Discover fantastic tribute shows, 80s DJ sets with Sara Cox and

nights filled with brilliant throwback hits.


Open Air Screenings

Screenings on deck allow you to enjoy live entertainment under the

stars or amidst the phenomenal landscape of the Norwegian Fjords.


Sunset Bar

Settle in at the Sunset Bar for gorgeous live music, drinks, delicious

views and laid-back vibes.


The Limelight Club

A chic spot for keeping the good times rolling ‘til the early hours.

Expect fabulous nights of live music, comedy and entertainment,

including a Strictly Special Guest Night.


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