X Factor stars Olly Murs and Little Mix will be among the acts performing at Alton Towers Live, which will be hosted at Britain's most popular theme park on July 6, 2013.
Rizzle Kicks, Labrinth, Conor Maynard, James Arthur, Stooshe and Union J will complete the concert line-up. The acts are expected to perform on a stage in front of the park's iconic Towers, with the show kicking off in the late afternoon. PTickets will go on sale on Friday, March 1 via AEG Live, with prices starting at £55.
Tickets will provide entry to the Alton Towers theme park for the day, as well as access to the Alton Towers Live event. By July, the park will have opened The Smiler, its new roller coaster for the 2013 season.
Alton Towers last hosted a major musical event in 2011, when it hosted JLS, McFly, The Saturdays and Eliza Doolittle.