The capacity is increased to 40,000 each day and the site expands to accommodate the demand for  campers.  For the 2nd year running Creamfields attracts record breaking numbers and sells out a month in advance.

To top off its best year in the festivals history , Creamfields wins the award for ‘Best Dance Event’ in the UK Festival Awards for the 2nd year running and is also voted ‘Festival Of The Year’ in the highly coveted industry Music Week Awards, beating the likes of Glastonbury, V and IOW Festival.

Creamfields goes to Oz for the first time, and stages 4 festivals across Australia.