One of Bay of Plenty's biggest soldout summer events, Bay Dreams, has announced the release of more tickets and has added more acts to the line-up.

Promoters have announced the release of an extra 2000 tickets to the festival.

The extra tickets were released for sale on Thursday night.

The final line-up announcement saw Big Shaq, SWIDT, Stickybuds, PhaseOne, Montell2099, Ruse and Lee Matthews added to the bill.

Bay Dreams will be held at Baypark in Tauranga on January 2, with a warm-up party kicking off all the action on January 1.

Artists added to the line-up would join the likes of DJ Snake, Machine Gun Kelly, Pendulum, Foster The People, Flatbush Zombies, Ocean Alley, $uicideBoy$, The Upbeats, Sachi, Theia, Bailey Wiley and more.

The additional tickets could be purchased at