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

Sonus Festival 2015

Serious contender for the biggest success in Croatia’s star-studded festival crown, Sonus Festival announces its third party-outing for the 2015 calendar, delivering another heavyweight house and techno bill combining the finest selectors from across the globe. It’s time to save the date for your summer festival; Sonus Festival 2015 is set to be a sun-soaked marathon stretching across five glorious days and five epic nights between 16th-22nd August in the stunning Zcre Beach, Croatia.

Location: 
zcre beach
Cost: 
from 129 euro
Capacity: 
NA

Weekend Festival

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.

Location: 
Kyläsaari / Kalasatama
Cost: 
Starting from 109€ (2 days festival ticket)
Capacity: