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.
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!
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.
For one day only Nunhead is host to the Edible Flower Garden & Apothecary Bar, where you can taste everything from naturally growing chocolate mint leaves to cocktails made from Jasmine and Honeysuckle!
Weekend Festival has been the fastest growing festival in Finland, selling out in advance both years that it has been organized! Weekend Festival 2014 will be arranged at Helsinki's Kyläsaari on 15.08-16.08.2014. The line-up for this year includes for example Deadmau5, Calvin Harris, Hardwell, Martin Garrix and many top artists.
Weekend Festival experience is not only restricted to the gigs of the tops artists. A lot of activities and visual elements will be brought to the festival area and all this will create a diverse festival experience.
Rhythms of the World is a world music festival held in the town of Hitchin, in Hertfordshire. In 2014 it will be held on the 2nd and 3rd of August. The event is charity run, and seeks to reach out to a wider public audience, attracting up to 30,000 visitors over the course of the 2 days. In addition to the annual festival, the Rhythms of the World Community Outreach Programme brings the event's spirit to those who might not otherwise have the opportunity to attend.