August

Boomtown Fair

BoomTown Fair is a UK festival that takes place in August. It features 4 days of live music and art event that offers an array of fringe comedy and theatre. The festival has an ongoing theme surrounding the "legend" of the festival. A lot of effort goes into the decorations, and fancy dress is encouraged, adding to the vibe of the festival. The festival is divided into various 'districts', each with its own camping ground.

Location: 
The Bowl, Matterley Estate, Hampshire.
Cost: 
Depends on tier.
Capacity: 
Unknown

Bloodstock

Bloodstock Open Air Festival is a three day heavy metal festival in the Midlands, having evolved from its indoor beginnings in 2001 into the outdoor event it is now.

With 3 days of heavy metal bands, DJ's and a capacity of about 8000, this ever growing festival is definitely holding its own and worth checking out if you want something different and seriously heavy!

You can buy tickets for Bloodstock here.

Rumours

Early rumours suggest Sabaton

Location: 
Catton Hall in Walton-upon-Trent, England
Cost: 
£100
Capacity: 
8,000

Boardmasters Festival

Boardmasters Festival is annual event that combines Surf, BMX and Skate competitions with live music. The live music, camping and rest of the festival events occur at Watergate Bay, whilst the competitions take place at Fistral Beach.

Vibe

One of the most recognised surfing and music combi events in the UK, the festival line-up attracts a mixture of genres and ages.

Location: 
Fistral Beach and Watergate Bay, Newquay, Cornwall
Capacity: 
Unknown

Hot August Music Festival

Hot August Music Festival is in it's 23rd year. Event is rain or shine. Children under 12 are FREE.

MAIN STAGE
8:00PM - 10:00PM :: Counting Crows
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM :: Punch Brothers
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM :: Railroad Earth
1:00 PM – 2:30 PM :: Shakey Graves
11:30 AM – 12:30 PM :: Marah

PROFESSIONAL VISION ZEISS STAGE
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM :: The Infamous Stringdusters
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM :: The Revivalists
2:00 PM – 3:30 PM :: Pigeons Playing Ping Pong
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM :: June Star

Location: 
Oregon Ridge Park, 13401 Beaver Dam Road Cockeysville, MD 21030
Cost: 
$69 General Admission - Advanced, $178 VIP - Advanced
Capacity: 
8000

Pic Nic Urban Festival

The Festival The Urban Picnic Festival 2015 at a glance The Urban Picnic Festival invites you for the fourth year in a row to the greatest urban picnic chockfull of all-fresh music and breezy images. Just like last year, this year’s festival “Music and Action at the City’s Monuments” is part of the Municipality of Thessaloniki’s cultural program in collaboration with the 16th Ephorate of Prehistoric and Classical Antiquities.

Location: 
Roman Agora of Thessaloniki
Cost: 
3 Euros / Day
Capacity: 
1500 pax

Walesby Forest Festival

Brand new weekend festival welcomes leading names to Sherwood Forest

This summer, Walesby Forest Festival will set up camp in Sherwood Forest for the first time ever, giving families and friends alike an outdoor festival with a difference, from 28th – 31st August.

Located on the site of one of the UK’s biggest and most loved adventure activity centres, visitors will be able to combine outdoor activity with a fun and vibrant music scene with all proceeds going back to Walesby Forest Scout Centre, a not-for-profit organisation.

Location: 
Sherwood Forest
Cost: 
FREE-£240
Capacity: 
1200

Just So Festival 2015

Just So Festival is a 3 day boutique festival creatively aimed at children, young people and their families. The thing that makes Just So Festival truly magical and memorable is you, our intrepid festival explorers. We want to invite you all to bring your skills, talents and ideas to the curious world of Just So. If you can juggle, bring your juggling balls and show us what you can do. Bring your favourite stories and read them around the campfire circle. Bring your guitar, fiddle or just your favourite songs for music and singing in and around the site.

Location: 
Rode Hall Parkland, Cheshire
Cost: 
Adult £50/£110 - Child: £20/£50 - Under 3's: Free
Capacity: